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, Hilary Ganly and Peter Slater.

Artist painting outdoors
  • Artist painting outdoors
  • Watercolour of Haytor by HF Holidays' leader Peter Slater
  • Painters in a Cotswold village
  • Watercolour of Arran by HF Holidays' leader Hilary Ganly

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Introduction to Drawing

3 to 4 nights - From £315

  • Introduction to Drawing, Various locations
  • 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

3 to 7 nights - From £325

  • Landscape Painting, Various locations
  • Art holidays
  • Lochs, 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

7 nights - From £769

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

Pen & Ink Drawing

3 nights - From £299

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

Introduction to Watercolour

3 nights - From £315

  • Introduction to Watercolour, North East Coast
  • 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 nights - From £435

  • Art Appreciation, Various locations
  • 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

3 nights - From £375

  • Art in Mixed Media, Heart of 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

Basic Print Making

4 nights - From £375

  • Basic Print Making, Heart of England
  • Art holidays
  • Monoprinting and relief printing
  • Easy to learn
  • Ideal for beginners



  • Vibrant Water-based Inks, Heart of England
  • Art holidays
  • Ideal for beginners
  • An easy to use medium
  • Paint from your imagination or from observing colourful objects



Flowers in Watercolour

4 nights - From £375

  • Painting Flowers in Watercolour, Yorkshire Dales
  • Art holidays
  • Learn how to best observe blooms and foliage
  • Suitable for a variety of mediums
  • Our professional artist tutors will guide and inspire

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