|ARTISTS & ART COURSES
Elda Abramson Creative Holidays [E. Sussex]
Courses in ink painting and/or tapestry weaving in the UK [Devon and Cotswolds] and abroad [Umbria, Crete & Ireland], based on the belief of individual creative potential. Beginners welcome. Excellent food, accommodation and wine in a hassle-free package.
Contact: Elda Abramson, 9a Old Orchard Rd., Eastbourne, E. Sussex. BN21 1DD
Ph. (0)1323 648494 | Fax (0)1323 729355 | e-mail
Art Breaks in Yorkshire with Tony Hogan [Yorks.]
Tony Hogan is a professional artist, living and working from his studio at the Bosville Arms Country Hotel in the small scenic Yorkshire Wolds village of Rudston. An experienced artist and tutor of renown he runs residential courses weekly through the summer months. Tuition is confined to small groups to ensure maximum benifit for those attending. All abilities and all media are catered for on this comfortable and friendly course. Tony is best known for his wet on wet technique in watercolour of landscapes and seascapes of his beloved Yorkshire. But is also a master of oils and acrylics which he has displayed in many countries around the world.
Contact: Tony Hogan, c/o Bosville Arms Country Hotel, High Street, Rudston, East Yorkshire. YO25 4UB
Ph. (0)1262- 420259 | e-mail | Visit our website
Art! North Cornwall [Cornwall]
Art! North Cornwall - the directory of visual art, artists, galleries, exhibitions, public art, art groups and societies, and art events of North Cornwall, with links through to individual websites.
Contact: Visit our website
Bevere Vivis Gallery & Picture Framers [Worcs.]
Friendly country gallery on the outskirts of Worcester offering affordable original paintings and artwork Hands-on courses including Painting, Sketching Wild Birds. Living Willow, Wood Turning and more. Framing and Art publishing.
Contact: HeatherTaylor, Bevere Vivis Gallery, Bevere Lane, Worcester. WR3 7RQ
Ph. (0)1905 451291 | Fax (0)1905 454104 | e-mail | Visit our website
Broadland Arts Centre [Norfolk]
Over fourty 1 to 5 day structured courses for all abilities in a wide range of painting, drawing and crafts. Relaxed, friendly and stimulating atmosphere. Fully equipped spacious studio. Individual tuition from talented specialists. Set in the heart of the Norfolk Broads.
Contact: Angela Dammery, 43 The Crossways, Westcliff on Sea, Essex. SS0 8PU
Ph./Fax (0)1702 475361 | e-mail | Visit our website
The Country Artist [Herefordshire]
The Country Artist is an art gallery in Hay-on-Wye displaying paintings and prints by Mike Knight. The pictures are rural landscapes capturing the atmosphere of the beautiful countryside on the English/Welsh border.
Contact: Mike Knight, The Country Artist, The Craft Centre, Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire. HR3 5DG
Ph. (0)1497 831268 | Fax (0)870 162 9676 | e-mail | Visit our website
Drawings of Southern England [Hants.]
Over 1000 prints of cottages, churches and village scenes, available in pen and ink, or hand tinted in sepia or full colour by the same original artist.
Contact: Rob or Sally Brock, P.O. Box 22, Andover. SP10 2YS
Ph. (0)1264 366253 | e-mail | Visit our website
Jane Druce - Detailed House Portraits [Somerset]
Working from good photographs, I draw country cottages, stately piles and businesses, for surprise gifts, retirement presents or cards and notepaper. E-mail or phone for further details and samples.
Contact: Jane Druce
Ph. (0)1935 851632 | e-mail
Andrew John Studio [E. Sussex]
Andrew John Specialises in teaching watercolour in a free and relaxed style. Weekends - mid-weeks and full weeks. Open all year. Personal tuition. All levels beginners welcome. Maximum of six guests at a time. Good food and warm hospitality. Exclusive holidays abroad. Visit website and send for colour brochure.
Contact: Andrew John, 23 Baslow Road, Eastbourne, E. Suusex. BN20 7UL
Ph. (0)1323 736745 | e-mail | Visit our website
Nicola Leader [Dorset]
Nicola paints watercolours and pastels of animals and country scenes, and produces a wide range of greetings cards and prints of her work.
Contact: Netherley House, Waytown. Dorset
Ph. (0)1308 488417 | Fax (0)1308 488654 | e-mail | Visit our website
Sally Logue [Cumbria]
Sally Logue is an Animal Portrait Artist specialising in pastel drawings of pets. Her work is admired for its likeness to the subject, whilst retaining a lively and personal style.
Contact: Sally Logue, 8 Roods Drive, Kirkoswald, Penrith. CA10 1EH
Ph. +44 (0)1768 898495 | e-mail | Visit the artist's website | Display page
John MacDonald [Cumbria]
John's wildlife paintings are much in demand and pleasently affordable, and he accepts commissions for wildlife watercolour paintings.
Contact: John MacDonald
Ph. +44 (0)15394 43654 | e-mail
Robin Paris [Cornwall]
Batik paintings - wildlife and environmental themes by Cornish artist Robin Paris. Details of courses, exhibitions, and limited edition prints on the website.
Contact: 4 The Row, Five Lanes, Launceston, Cornwall.
e-mail | Visit the artist's website
Stable Studio [Herefordshire]
Full range of two and three day drawing and painting workshops in all mediums for all abilities. Absolute beginners are very welcome and those interest in drawing will find two unique courses on offer. Custom built studio set in a two acre painter's garden located in rural Herefordshire, within a few minutes drive of some of the finest black and white villages in Britain and close to the Welsh Borderlands.
Contact: Ronald Swanwick, Eardisley Road, Kington, Herefordshire. HR5 3EA
Ph. (0)1544 230871 | Fax (0)1544 231876 | e-mail | Visit our website
Kerry Vaughan [W. Sussex]
Pet Portraits. Commission a pastel portrait of your treasured pet from a qualified artist. Painted from photographs. Samples and price list on request.
Watercolour Weeks at Weobley [Herefordshire]
A range of weekend and one-week courses in drawing and watercolour. Centred at a 14th century house in the medieval village of Weobley, the courses enjoy international reputation. As a member of The Adult Residential Colleges Assn., Weobley is regularly monitored to preserve high standards in tuition, catering and accommodation.
Contact: Bob Kilvert, Weobley Art Centre, The Old Corner House, Broad Street, Weobley, Herefordshire. HR4 8SA
Ph./Fax +44 (0)1544 318548 | e-mail | Visit our website
Wye Valley Arts Centre [Gloucs.]
Courses in Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, all kinds of Crafts, Local History and Creative Writing are held throughout the year at The Coach House - a country house of great character in an idyllic setting overlooking the wooded hillsides of the Wye Valley. Literally off the beaten track, it is a few miles upstream from Tintern Abbey. The Coach House has been modernised for comfort without losing any of its original charm and accommodation is in luxurious, well furnished bedrooms, many with ensuite facilities.
Contact: Valerie Welham, The Coach House, Mork, St. Briavel's, Lydney. GL15 6QH
Ph. +44 (0)1594 530214 | Fax +44 (0)1594 530321 | e-mail | Visit our website