These are the art courses we have lined up for 2019, here at Shorland Old Farm.  Click on the titles for more information about the course, the tutor, prices, and how to book.

All holidays and courses for 2019 are inclusive of accommodation, meals (breakfast, lunch, 2-course dinner with coffee after), and tuition.  Tea & coffee are available all day in the studio.

Tutored courses are led by professional artists, and are suitable for all abilities, unless otherwise stated.  Retreats are untutored and are also suitable for all abilities.


3- 7 April

Annie Monk: Be bold with acrylics – think less, paint more!




11 – 15 April

Carol Kibble: Painting characterful, expressive & believable animals using soft pastels




9 – 13 May 

Paul Weaver: Tonal impact in watercolour




4 – 11 July

Anne Kerr: Using contrast and colour to make your paintings zing (watercolour and/or soft pastels)




Painting Exmoor

26 – 31 July

5-day painting retreat (untutored)




19 – 23 September

Carol Kibble: The pleasure of pastels




28 September – 5 October

Sue Ford: Develop your sketching & mixed media painting




10 – 14 October

Paul Weaver: Capture the landscape in line & wash