Art holidays

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Learn. Improve. Try a new skill. Whether painting or sketching is your passion or something you want to try, our holidays are led by an extraordinary group of talented tutors, who will help you learn new skills, advance your technique, and develop your eye.

Images (right) include paintings by HF Holidays' leaders, Murray Ince, Hilary Ganly and Peter Slater.

Artist's brushes and paints
  • Artist's brushes and paints
  • Coniston Water by HF Holidays' art tutor Murray Ince
  • Watercolour of Haytor by HF Holidays' leader Peter Slater
  • Watercolour of Arran by HF Holidays' leader Hilary Ganly

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Silk Painting

3 nights - From £309

  • Silk Painting, Various locations
  • Art holidays
  • Discover the joys of silk painting
    Create your own unique handpainted silk scarf
    Expert leader to offer plenty of inspiration and guidance

Introduction to Drawing

3 to 4 nights - From £339

  • Introduction to Drawing, North East Coast
  • Art holidays
  • Ideal for beginners, or those wanting to improve their drawing
  • Develop confidence to put down on paper what you see with your eyes
  • Sociable drawing sessions that are both fun and educational

Landscape Painting

4 to 7 nights - From £449

  • Landscape Painting, Various locations
  • Art holidays
  • Lakes, fishing villages, cottages and rolling countryside are your inspiration
  • Painting sessions are both fun and educational
  • Learn from experienced tutors who will help you broaden your skills

Rambles with a Sketchbook

4 to 7 nights - From £459

  • Rambles with a Sketchbook, Yorkshire Dales
  • Art holidays
  • Gentle rambles with plenty of stops for sketching
  • Discover inspirational landscapes
  • Skilled tutors offer plenty of advice and guidance

Water-mixable Oils

6 to 7 nights - From £694

  • Landscape Painting in Water-mixable Oils, Heart of England
  • Art holidays
  • Capture some of Britain’s most inspiring landscapes in oil
  • Work with an experienced tutor to produce great results
  • Suitable for all; from beginners to experienced artists

Pen & Ink Drawing

3 to 4 nights - From £324

  • Introduction to Pen & Ink Drawing, North East Coast
  • Art holidays
  • Draw everything from abstract patterns to detailed sketches
  • Develop a variety of styles and techniques
  • Suitable for all abilities

Sketch the Natural World

4 nights - From £499

  • Sketching the Natural World, Various locations
  • Art holidays
  • Ideal for art and nature enthusiasts
  • Using morning walks as inspiration for afternoon sketching sessions
  • Suitable for all; from beginners to experienced artists

Introduction to Watercolour

4 nights - From £409

  • Introduction to Watercolour, South West Peninsula
  • Art holidays
  • Learn basic techniques including colour mixing, washes and composition
  • Skilled and experienced tutor offers guidance and encouragement
  • Sociable painting sessions are both enjoyable and educational

Art Appreciation

4 to 7 nights - From £419

  • Art Appreciation, South West Peninsula
  • Art holidays
  • Discover great artists in a small group environment
  • Visit both well-known and more intimate galleries
  • Enjoy informative talks and discussions with your expert leader

Art in Mixed Media

4 nights - From £359

  • Art in Mixed Media, Southern England
  • Art holidays
  • Create textured images using a variety of materials
  • Let your imagination run wild or use the Country House as your inspiration
  • No artistic experience necessary

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