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Whitechapel, London E1oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsother (various creative courses)  
Nelson Ferreira - Art Lessonsdaytimeevening series1-day workshop2-3day non-residentialtailored tuitionbeginnersimprovers
Tel: 07950 930301info@nelson-ferreira.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 E1 5HZ: Thu 6-7.30pm or 7.30-9pm. All levels & techniques, intensive courses by qualified artist. Great studio - natural light, terrace overlooking London. Fees: £230/pack of 10 lessons. Home tuitions: £60 per 90min. All materials included.
Limehouse, London E14oils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawing  14+
Rachel Clark1-day workshop2-3day non-residentiallonger non-residentialtailored tuition beginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 7987 8776rachel@rachelclark.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
25 Limehouse Cut
46 Morris Road
London
E14 6NQ
Life painting & drawing courses for all abilities. 1-to-1 tuition with professional artist Rachel Clark in small classes - max 9 students. The school (est. 1976) is run in my large, light, fully equipped studio and is easily reached by bus, tube or DLR.
Wood Green, London N22oils, acrylics     18+
Portrait Painting with Carol Tarndaytime    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 8883 7077catarn@btinternet.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
The Chocolate Factory
Chocolate Factory 1
Clarendon Road, Wood Green
London   N22 6XJ
Tuition in a professional artist's fully equipped studio. Good natural light. Small classes, 3 pupils max. Traditional techniques in oils. Fri 10.30am-1.30pm, Sun 10.30-1.30 & 2.30-5.30. £30 per 3-hr session. Transport: Wood Green stn Piccadilly line.
Southwark, London SE1oils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingpottery, ceramics
 sculpture, carving, castingglassother (various creative courses)   18+
The Art Academydaytimeevening series1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidaysbeginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 7407 6969info@artacademy.org.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mermaid Court
165a Borough High Street
London
SE1 1HR
The Art Academy is a unique organisation & artistic community. Set up as an independent art school on the South Bank, we make artistic tuition accessible. Courses as shown + metal, moulding & casting taught by resident artists.
Greenwich, London SE8oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  16+
London Art Classesdaytimeevening series1-day workshop2-3day non-residentialtailored tuitionbeginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 8694 7800contact@nickmalone.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Art classes with Nick Malone in lovely studios. Free parking, small relaxed classes (around 6 students). Your chance to work in a professional artist's studio - the traditional 'atelier' system - BEGINNERS ARE WELCOME - receive maximum attention.
Vauxhall, London SE11oils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingdrawingsculpture, carving, casting  16+
London Atelier of Representational Artdaytimeevening series1-day workshoplonger non-residentialtailored tuitionbeginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 7738 8884info@drawpaintsculpt.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
The Marmite Factory
Basement Studios
1-45 Durham Street, London
SE11 5JH
LARA teaches the fundamental aspects of drawing, painting and sculpture from life. The UK's only school offering renowned sight-size method. Students master expression of the human form. Now offering intensive workshops and short courses for 2014.
Chelsea, London SWoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  8+
Chelsea Fine Artsdaytimelonger non-residentialtailored tuition  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 0789 990 8917info@chelseafinearts.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJun  SepOctNovDec
10 Chelsea Wharf
15 Lots Road
London
SW10 0QJ
In a working artist's studio with magnificent views over the River Thames, Chelsea Fine Arts offers weekend and after-school art classes for children who are serious about learning how to draw and paint - see website chelseafinearts.co.uk
Chelsea, London SW3oils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingdrawing   16+
Jonathan Ellis1-day workshop    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07980 713819jonathan.ellis@mac.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 All-day Life Classes, taught by an experienced & enthusiastic teacher, primarily using drawing and painting in front of a model for just £95. The historic studio upstairs in The London Sketch Club provides easels & tables in an inspiring setting.
Sloane Square, London SW3oils, acrylicsdrawing     
Nelson Ferreira - Art Lessonsdaytime    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07950 930301info@nelson-ferreira.comgo to website
  MarAprMay   SepOctNov 
 Sunday 10-11.30am, 11.30-1pm: painting classes at the Saatchi gallery, London SW3 4RY. Lessons given by qualified artist. Fees: £230/pack of 10 lessons. Also home tuitions: £60 per 90min. All materials included.
South Kensington, London SW7oils, acrylicsdrawing    16+
Nelson Ferreira - Art Lessons1-day workshop    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07950 930301info@nelson-ferreira.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Saturdays 10am - 5pm. Drawing techniques, intensive courses, lessons given by qualified artist. Amazing location SW7 2RL at the European Room, V&A Museum, Cromwell Road. Also home tuitions: £60 per 90min. All materials included.
Chelsea, London SW10oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingprintmakingsculpture, carving, casting 17+
Heatherley School of Fine Artdaytimeevening series1-day workshoplonger non-residential beginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 7351 4190info@heatherleys.orggo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
75 Lots Road
Chelsea
London
SW10 0RN
Two-year diploma courses in portrait painting and figurative sculpture. One-year portfolio course. Part-time courses in: oil painting, watercolour, sculpture, drawing, printmaking. Summer courses. Open studio.
Chelsea, London SW10oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingsculpture, carving, castingtextiles
 photographyother (various creative courses)    16+
Kensington and Chelsea Collegedaytimeevening series1-day workshop2-3day non-residentiallonger non-residentialbeginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 7573 3600info@kcc.ac.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJul SepOctNovDec
 Kensington and Chelsea college offers a large range of part time and full time Art, Craft, Design, Fashion, Multimedia and Photography courses suitable for all ages and abilities.
Wimbledon, London SW17oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpottery, ceramicssculpture, carving, castingphotography16+
Go Create1-day workshop2-3day non-residentiallonger non-residential  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07944 094918enquiries@gocreate.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Go Create, Studio 273
Wimbledon Art Studios
10 Riverside Yd, Riverside Way
London   SW17 0BB
Creative courses in painting, drawing, photography, crafts, sculpture and ceramics. Also private tutoring, mentoring, workshop facilitation, bespoke course design, team building and events. Beginner and specialist level courses..
Regent Street, London W1Boils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsother (various creative courses)  
Nelson Ferreira - Art Lessonsevening seriestailored tuition   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07950 930301info@nelson-ferreira.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Mon and Tue 6.30-8pm. All levels & techniques, intensive courses given by qualified artist. W1B 5TB. Fees: £230 per 10 lessons, all materials included. Home tuition zones 1-4: £60 per 90min lesson. All materials included.
Mayfair, London W1Koils, acrylicsdrawing     
Nelson Ferreira - Art Lessonsevening series    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07950 930301info@nelson-ferreira.comgo to website
  MarAprMay   SepOctNov 
 Wednesdays 5.45-7.15pm: painting lessons given by qualified artist. Grosvenor Street, London W1K 3JP. Fees: £230/pack of 10 lessons. Also home tuitions: £60 per 90min. All materials included.
Chiswick Park, London W4oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsother (various creative courses)  
Nelson Ferreira - Art Lessonsevening seriestailored tuition   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07950 930301info@nelson-ferreira.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Weds 5pm-6.30 or 6.30-8pm. All levels & techniques, intensive courses given by qualified artist. W4 5YA. Fees: £230 per 10 lessons, all materials included. Home tuition zones 1-4: £60 per 90min. All materials included.
Brook Green, London W6oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingprintmakingsculpture, carving, casting 8+
Brook Green Art Classesdaytimeevening series2-3day non-residentialtailored tuition beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07951 845180info@brookgreenart.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJun  SepOctNovDec
 Weekend art classes for young people aged 8-18 years. Drawing, painting (oil, acrylic), collage, printmaking, sculpture, with Lydia. www.brookgreenart.com
Hungerford, Berkshireoils, acrylicswatercoloursphotography   18+
Peter Turner2-3day non-residential    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01488 681 366mail@peterturner.orggo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Marsh Studio
126 Strongrove Hill
Hungerford
Berkshire   RG17 0SJ
Relaxed and informal classes of 1 to 8 ensure maximum personal tuition. Choose from GoforOil or Watercolour Challenge. Weekdays & weekends. All 2-day workshops £165 inc. all materials and lunches. Antiques, canal & river walks locally.
Gt Missenden, Buckinghamshireoils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingsculpture, carving, casting
 glasscountry craftstextilescalligraphy, orientalphotographyjewellerycreative writing
 other (various creative courses)     16+
Missenden Abbey - Adult Learning1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01296 383582adultlearningbucks@buckscc.gov.ukgo to website
 FebMarAprMayJun Aug OctNov 
Bookings and Enquiries:
Evreham Adult Learning Centre
Swallow Street
Iver   SL0 0HS
Missenden Abbey offers Summer School, Easter School, Weekend & Weekday courses in Arts, Crafts, Textiles, Cultural Studies, Tai Ji, Music, Writing and Foreign Languages. Limited facilities for the disabled
Callington, Cornwalloils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingother (various creative courses)
       16+
Callington School of Art1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidaystailored tuition beginnersimprovers
Tel/Fax: 01579 383491info@callingtonartschool.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Lower House
Church Street
Callington, Cornwall
PL17 7AN
We offer a variety of courses for all abilities using the beautiful nearby locations around the Cornwall/Devon border as a basis for subsequent studio work. Courses also include life drawing and photographic silk screen printing. 4 star accommodation.
Bodmin, Cornwalloils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingdrawingpastels  16+
Ashley Hansondaytimeevening series1-day workshop2-3day non-residentiallonger residential, holidaysbeginnersimprovers
Tel: 01208 77656denise@ashleyhanson.co.ukgo to website
    MayJun  SepOct Dec
 5 Day Painting Holidays in Cornwall with renowned landscape artist Ashley Hanson: 4 stunning locations, 2 days in the studio. Prices from £395 incl 5 nts accomm, all lunches and more! Also see blog (via website) for 1-2 day painting courses available.
Porthleven, Cornwalloils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelssculpture, carving, casting 18+
The Art Academylonger non-residential    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 020 7407 6969info@artacademy.org.ukgo to website
    MayJunJulAugSep   
Mermaid Court
165a Borough High Street
London
SE1 1HR
New courses in creative painting and creative sculpture at the Lifeboat House Art Studios in Porthleven, near Helston, Cornwall. A new and refreshing type of holiday art course.
Newlyn, Cornwalloils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawingprintmakingsculpture, carving, casting18+
Newlyn School of Art1-day workshop2-3day non-residential   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01736 365557info@newlynartschool.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
The Old Board School
Chywoone Hill
Newlyn, Cornwall
TR18 5AN
Newlyn School of Art provides short art courses in Painting, Drawing, Printmaking and Stone Carving taught by some of the best known artists working in Cornwall today. Also Life Drawing evenings and Open Access Printmaking Fridays.
Alston, Cumbriaoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingsculpture, carving, casting  18+
Lionel Playford2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01434 381092info@penninepainting.co.ukgo to website
  JulAugSepOctNov 
Rose House Studio
Garrigill
Alston, Cumbria
CA9 3DU
Variety of painting, outdoor sketching and environmental sculpture courses in the heart of the beautiful North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Small group courses in purpose-built studio with experienced, professional artist and art tutor.
Matlock, Derbyshireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingpottery, ceramicssculpture, carving, casting
 other (various creative courses)     18+
Derbyshire Arts2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01629 534215sue@derbyshirearts.co.ukgo to website
 FebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Pear Tree Farm
Lea Bridge
Matlock
Derbyshire   DE4 5JN
Painting, Drawing and other Art Courses for beginners, improvers and advanced, learning techniques from professional artists, with AA 4-star accommodation on site. All set in the beautiful Derbyshire Dales.
Challacombe, Devonoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsglassother (various creative courses)18+
Shorland Old Farm2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01598 763505enquiries@shorlandoldfarm.co.ukgo to website
  MarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNov 
Shorland Old Farm
Barton Lane, Challacombe
Barnstaple, Devon
EX31 4UB
Residential art holidays in C17 North Devon farmhouse. Wide range of media and styles for all abilities, led by professional artists. Stunning location. Large, well-equipped studio. Comfortable accommodation, good food and warm hospitality.
Lynmouth&Simonsbath, Devonoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Alpha Painting Holidays2-3day non-residential2-3day residentiallonger non-residentiallonger residential, holidays beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01934 733877joinus@alphapaintingholidays.comgo to website
   AprMayJunJul Sep   
Unit 4a, Kirklea Farm
Church Lane, Badgworth
Axbridge, Somerset
BS26 2QH
Our holidays are based in the stunning scenery of Exmoor National Park and the picturesque North Devon Coast. Britain’s top tutors. Plenty of 121 tuition. All abilities welcome. En-suite accommodation. Other UK/European destinations too, see website.
Lifton, Devonoils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawing  16+
Brambles Art Retreat1-day workshop2-3day non-residential2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01566 784 359janet@bramblesartretreat.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Brambles
Sprytown
Lifton, Devon
PL16 0AY
Weekend and five-day painting courses in watercolour, oil and drawing. Six places per course, tuition to match your skills. Friendly relaxed atmosphere, delicious home cooking, open fires.
Slapton Ley, Devonoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingphotography  18+
Field Studies Council2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 0845 345 4071enquiries@field-studies-council.orggo to website
    May JulAug    
 Be inspired by the unique local landscapes and wildlife. Enjoy the space and tranquillity of this stunning location on the South Devon coast. Relaxed, quality teaching with small groups of like-minded people. Fee includes full board and tuition.
Margam, Glamorganoils, acrylicswatercolourscountry craftsphotographycreative writing 18+
Field Studies Council2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 0845 345 4071enquiries@field-studies-council.orggo to website
 FebMarAprMay  Aug Oct  
 Be inspired by the unique local landscapes and wildlife. Enjoy the space and tranquillity of this stunning location in South Wales parkland. Relaxed, quality teaching with small groups of like-minded people. Fee includes full board and tuition.
Wye Valley, Gloucestershireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Alpha Painting Holidays2-3day non-residential2-3day residentiallonger non-residentiallonger residential, holidays beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01934 733877joinus@alphapaintingholidays.comgo to website
   Apr JunJul Sep   
Unit 4a, Kirklea Farm
Church Lane, Badgworth
Axbridge, Somerset
BS26 2QH
Our holidays are based in the beautiful & tranquil Wye Valley inc rivers, castles, bridges, cottages & more. Britain’s top tutors. Plenty of 121 tuition. All abilities welcome. En-suite accommodation. Other UK/European destinations too, see website.
Isle of Wight, Hampshireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Alpha Painting Holidays2-3day non-residential2-3day residentiallonger non-residentiallonger residential, holidays beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01934 733877joinus@alphapaintingholidays.comgo to website
   AprMayJunJul Sep   
Unit 4a, Kirklea Farm
Church Lane, Badgworth
Axbridge, Somerset
BS26 2QH
Our holidays are based in the Isle of Wight with its beautiful coastline & amazing light ideal for painting. Britain’s top tutors. Plenty of 121 tuition. All abilities welcome. En-suite accommodation. Other UK/European destinations too, see website.
Brynaport, Highlandoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawing    
Bettina Schroeder Painting Holidayslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 020 7609 0843bettina.schroeder@virgin.netgo to website
  Jul     
4 Cairns House, Holloway Rd
Islington
London
N7 9SA
2015: Jul 11-17. Staggering views across Loch Kishorn to the ancient corries and hills of Applecross. The light and colours, with the history and romance of the Scottish Highlands, make Brynaport a most inspirational and dynamic place to paint.
Abergavenny, Monmouthshireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingsculpture, carving, castingphotography
 other (various creative courses)     16+
Llanthony Art courses2-3day residential    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01873 890343clarewhitehead@hotmail.co.ukgo to website
  MarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNov 
Broadley Farm
Llanthony
Abergavenny, Wales
NP7 7NW
Relaxed, enjoyable weekend courses in stunning mountain surroundings. Experienced tutors teaching Watercolour, Oil Painting, Stone carving. Digital Photography, Printmaking. Holiday cottages in Llanthony Valley or local B&B if required.
Starston, Norfolkoils, acrylicsdrawingprintmaking   16+
Nicola Slattery Art Courses Ltd1-day workshop2-3day non-residential   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01986 788853artpeople@btopenworld.comgo to website
  MarAprMayJunJul SepOctNov 
 Wonderful weekend art courses with kind, generous and supportive tuition. Create art from imagination, paint with acrylics, discover printmaking. Materials and equipment supplied and included in the fee along with buffet lunch!
Waterperry, Oxfordshireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingtextilescalligraphy, orientaljewellery16+
Art in Action Art Coursesdaytime2-3day non-residentiallonger non-residentialtailored tuition beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07980 091 297artinactionartcourses@gmail.comgo to website
    May   Sep   
 Small classes in beautiful surroundings. Freedom to explore ideas. Generous tutors offer extensive knowledge & experience. Fine attention to each student's needs so beginners welcome and those who wish to learn more too. 2, 3, and 4 day courses.
Talgarth, Powysoils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmaking16+
Art Courses Wales - Niel Bally2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays   beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01874 711212info@artcourseswales.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJul  OctNovDec
Taflod Wernfawr
Talgarth
Brecon
LD3 0DY
A variety of painting & drawing courses including life classes for all abilities. Purpose built studio and very attractive home. Fees include delicious lunches. Max of 8 to a class. 1 to 1 professional tuition. Stunning landscape - ideal creative break.
Duns Castle, Scottish Bordersoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  16+
Art Amatoria2-3day residential    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07768 960578info@artamatoria.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Duns Castle
Duns
Berwickshire
TD11 3NW
Art Amatoria offers 2-day residential painting & drawing courses with tutor Claudia Petretti. Learn new skills & techniques in the beautiful, inspiring setting of Duns Castle, a 700-year-old family-run castle. Beginners & non-painting partners welcome.
Cheddar and Wells, Somersetoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Alpha Painting Holidays2-3day non-residential2-3day residentiallonger non-residentiallonger residential, holidays beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01934 733877joinus@alphapaintingholidays.comgo to website
   AprMayJunJul Sep   
Unit 4a, Kirklea Farm
Church Lane, Badgworth
Axbridge, Somerset
BS26 2QH
Our holidays are based in the beautiful Cathedral City of Wells, on the edge of the Mendip Hills & near Cheddar. Britains top tutors. Plenty of 121 tuition. All abilities welcome. En-suite accommodation. Other UK/European destinations too, see website.
Flatford Mill, Suffolkoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsglasscountry craftstextiles
 calligraphy, orientalphotographycreative writing   18+
Field Studies Council1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 0845 345 4071enquiries@field-studies-council.orggo to website
 FebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNov 
 Be inspired by unique local landscapes and wildlife. Enjoy the space and tranquillity of this stunning location in Constable Country. Relaxed, quality teaching with small groups of like-minded people. Fee includes full board and tuition.
Woodhatch Centre, Surrey oils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsother (various creative courses) 16+
Art Eventsdaytime1-day workshoptailored tuition   improvers
Tel: 01737 235497arteventsgroup@aol.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJul SepOctNovDec
7, Hillbrow
Reigate Road
Reigate, Surrey
RH2 0QZ
Workshops Sat 10.30am-4pm covering most subjects & media. 3-week mini-courses Weds 2-4pm mainly in watercolour, drawing or pen & ink.
Chichester, West Sussexoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingpottery, ceramicssculpture, carving, casting
 textilesphotographycreative writingother (various creative courses)  18+
West Dean College1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidays  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01243 811301bookingsoffice@westdean.org.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
West Dean
Chichester
West Sussex
PO18 0QZ
West Dean College offers 700+ residential short courses each year in arts, crafts, food, gardening, music and creative writing. Also full-time MA/Diplomas in Visual Arts and Conservation & Making. Further information/brochure request via our website.
Marlborough, Wiltshireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingprintmaking   
Rabley Drawing Centredaytime2-3day non-residentiallonger non-residential  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01672 511999info@rableydrawingcentre.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJul SepOctNovDec
Rabley Barn
Mildenhall
Marlborough, Wiltshire
SN8 2LW
We specialise in drawing and printmaking courses led by professional artist-tutors, aimed at those who want to develop their creativity in a positive and supportive environment, with a well-equipped drawing studio, printroom and gallery.
Broadway, Worcestershireoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelspottery, ceramicscountry craftstextiles
 calligraphy, orientalphotographycreative writingother (various creative courses)  18+
Farncombe Estate Centre1-day workshop2-3day non-residential2-3day residential  beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01386 854100enquiries@farncombeestate.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Farncombe Estate Centre
Broadway
Worcestershire
WR12 7LJ
Day and Weekend courses on a beautiful 300-acre private Estate in the North of the Cotswolds. Ensuite accommodation optional. Superb relaxing location & excellent tuition. All meals provided.
81 nr Revel, Franceoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsprintmakingother (various creative courses)18+
Olivier Art Painting and Printmakinglonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 07714 294485olivierart51@googlemail.comgo to website
    MayJunJul Sep   
EN OLIVIER
81470 Algans
France
The tutors offer a programme for all levels and abilities helping each individual deal with the many varied ways of painting the landscape. Large well equipped studio. Beautiful setting with panoramic views. Full board luxury en-suite accommodation.
Carcassonne, Franceoils, acrylics     18+
Painting Workshop Holidayslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 07941 386156info@paintingworkshops.co.ukgo to website
    May 
19 Millers Court
Chiswick Mall
London
W4 2PF
Mike Skidmore will be holding a painting holiday workshop in a beautiful Manor House near Carcassonne South West France 16th to 23rd May 2015. Fully inclusive of accommodation, food, tuition and materials.
Budapest, Hungaryoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelsphotography 17+
Budapest Art Campslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: +36 202583312budapestartcamps@gmail.comgo to website
  JulAug    
53 Bartók Béla út
1114 Budapest
Hungary
Discover Budapest through an artist's eye! Explore hidden sites & magnificent views, paint outside & in the studio, rework your impressions of the city into your own subjective artworks. Learn advanced painting techniques, improve your conceptual skills.
Ascoli Piceno, Italyoils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingwatercoloursother (various creative courses)  18+
The Retreatlonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: +39 334 903 4401info@lemarcheretreat.comgo to website
   AprMayJunJulAugSepOctNov 
Via San Taddeo 12
Force
63045 AP
ITALY
Quality all-inclusive art holidays in all media in stunning surroundings with like-minded people in the heart of Italy. Suitable for all ages, from beginner to advanced and individual travellers to groups. We work in a relaxed family atmosphere.
Sicily, Italyoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawing    
Bettina Schroeder Painting Holidayslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 020 7609 0843bettina.schroeder@virgin.netgo to website
   Apr  
4 Cairns House, Holloway Rd
Islington
London
N7 9SA
18-25 April 2015: Situated near the famous valley of the temples and the sea on the west coast of Sicily, the 'Fattoria Mose' is an ancient country estate overlooking gardens, with its own small chapel and a swimming pool for a dip.
Tuscany, Italyoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawing    
Bettina Schroeder Painting Holidayslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 020 7609 0843bettina.schroeder@virgin.netgo to website
    May 
4 Cairns House, Holloway Rd
Islington
London
N7 9SA
2015: May 9-16 Peralta, a medieval hamlet high in the Tuscan hills north of Pisa - an artist's mini paradise. May 17-24: the wonderful old village of Cotto, set above a gentle wooded valley. Both venues: swimming pools, views, walks...
Lagos, Algarve, Portugaloils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Alpha Painting Holidays1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidaystailored tuition beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01934 733877joinus@alphapaintingholidays.comgo to website
      
Unit 4a, Kirklea Farm
Church Lane, Badgworth
Axbridge, Somerset
BS26 2QH
Our holidays are in the beautiful Algarve, with its beautiful countryside, stunning coastline & many harbours. Britain’s top tutors. Plenty of 121 tuition. All abilities welcome. En-suite accommodation. Other UK/European destinations too, see website
Olhao, Algarve, Portugaloils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawing    
Bettina Schroeder Painting Holidayslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 020 7609 0843bettina.schroeder@virgin.netgo to website
 Jun      
4 Cairns House, Holloway Rd
Islington
London
N7 9SA
Wed 10-Wed 17 Jun 2015: In Olhao, near Faro, an authentic Portugese working town and fishing port with many facets. Olhao's Art School has a studio with vaulted ceilings, 3 courtyards and a swimming pool - space for creativity and social gatherings.
Bedar, Andalucia, Spainoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Alpha Painting Holidays2-3day non-residential2-3day residentiallonger non-residentiallonger residential, holidays beginnersimprovers
Tel: 01934 733877joinus@alphapaintingholidays.comgo to website
    SepOct  
Unit 4a, Kirklea Farm
Church Lane, Badgworth
Axbridge, Somerset
BS26 2QH
Our holidays in the beautiful white mountain village of Bedar, Spain are with Noel Gregory, well known for books on oils/acrylics. Plenty of 121 tuition. All abilities welcome. En-suite accommodation. Other UK/European destinations too, see website.
Montanchez, Spainoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingphotographycooking 18+
Finca-art courses1-day workshop2-3day residentiallonger residential, holidaystailored tuition beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 01766 590638hafod.art@virgin.netgo to website
    MayJun AugSepOct  
Finca Acehuche
10170 Montanchez
Caceres, Extremadura
SPAIN
Explore unspoilt rural Spain: Painting and Sketching with experienced artist and tutor Noelle Griffiths. Non-painting friends can join Walking and Photography in Sierra de Montanchez or Creative Cookery in Trujillo. Both venues include cultural trips.
Relleu, Alicante, Spainoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastelstextilesphotographycreative writing
 cookingother (various creative courses)    18+
Almassera Vellalonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: +34 966 856003christopher@oldolivepress.comgo to website
   AprMayJun  SepOctNov 
C de la Mare de Deu del M. 56
Relleu
03578 Alicante
SPAIN
Almassera Vella: Sawday listed converted olive press; an arts centre in a Spanish mountain village in Alicante province. Retreats, residential courses - creative writing, painting, mountain walking: www.oldolivepress.com
Sierra De Aracena, Spainoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingpastels  18+
Finca Las Tobaslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: +34 606010122fincalastobas@gmail.comgo to website
   AprMayJun      
Carretera Estacion de la Junta
Higuera de la Sierra
21220 Huelva
Spain
Spring/Summer 2015 Painting Courses in an idyllic mountain retreat in SW Spain. Excellent tuition, superb accommodation, delicious local food and wines. Ideal for everyone, beginners and experienced artists welcome.
Trujillo, Spainoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawingcooking  18+
Trujillo Art Courseslonger residential, holidays    beginnersimprovers
Tel: UK 020 7385 5345info@trujillovillasespana.comgo to website
    MayJun  SepOct  
 Art and cookery courses in historic palacio overlooking the main square in medieval Trujillo. Capture the imagination in the birthplace of the Conquistadors, where history meets an artist's paradise. Sightseeing & meals included. Luxurious private pool.
Online/Correspondenceoils, acrylicswatercoloursdrawing    
iCan Arttailored tuition    beginnersimprovers
 info@ican-artcourse.co.ukgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Step by step work through the fundamentals of drawing and painting with advanced ideas interwoven. Comes with worksheets, record sheets, self evaluation sheets and choice to submit work for a critique.
Online/Correspondenceoils, acrylicslife drawing, life paintingdrawingpastels  14+
The Art Course.comtailored tuition    beginnersimprovers
Tel: 07554 443454amanda@theartcourse.comgo to website
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Online art course offering affordable supported distance learning that teaches a foundation of skills with over 80 hours of practical tasks, encouraging creativity whilst exploring art history and theory. Join our community today!