We are excited to announce our tutors for 2018 -

Paul Kennedy - is a young Glasgow based award winning artist.
Hannah Tofts - is an amazing tutor highly skilled in illustration and painting.
Karen Beauchamp - Designer / Artist Printmaker
Kevin MacKaveney - Photographer - Half day tutoring by arrangement

Spring on Kintyre – The landscape emerges from it's stark bare structure with a cloak of soft lime greens and interesting browns, all set against the gentle azure skies reflected in the ever changing lochs and bays. The meadows and banks show off their carpets of daffodils and bluebells.

APRIL/MAY - Sunday 29/4 to Saturday 5/5 - 5 Day Course

Discover Colour and Pattern in the Landscape - with Karen Beauchamp
An exhilarating learning experience for all levels including assimilation of information with your senses and unravelling of the intricacies of colour and shape to form an image. A fully guided experience for all with one to one tuition. Karen is an enthusiastic and stimulating tutor, with a deep knowledge of drawing, painting and printmaking.

MAY - Sunday 20/5 to Saturday 26/5 - 5 day Course

New Ways of Looking - with Hannah Tofts
Time to see the emerging beauty of the landscape and to rejoice in the new shapes and colours. Research and sketch on location most days and return to the comfort of the studio to develop your images and composition in any medium. Hannah is a very stimulating tutor and delights in spending time with her students to help them develop their own style.

JUNE - Sunday 3/6 to Saturday 9/6 - 5 day Course

Drawing and painting with Paul Kennedy
Paul will show the artists how to let loose with drawing and painting and how to develop their skills in texture and technique. Anything can be used to create beautiful work from paint and brushes to seaweed and sand. The different daily locations will challenge each artist to think outside the box and push themselves with imagination and creativity. Paul will concentrate on one to one tutoring as well as daily demonstrations with different mediums.


Autumn on Kintyre and Knapdale - All the turning colours of the Summer’s growth, purples and reds, ochre’s and raw umbers next to turquoise and soft blue ray rocks and the sharp limey green lichens on the shore.

SEPTEMBER - Sunday 2/9 to Saturday 8/9 - 5 Day Course

New Ways of Looking - with Hannah Tofts
Time to see the emerging beauty of the landscape and to rejoice in the new shapes and colours. Research and sketch on location most days and return to the comfort of the studio to develop your images and composition in any medium. Hannah is a very stimulating tutor and delights in spending time with her students to help them develop their own style.

SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER - Sunday 30/9 to Saturday 6/10 - 5 Day Course

Drawing and painting with Paul Kennedy
Paul will show the artists how to let loose with drawing and painting and how to develop their skills in texture and technique. Anything can be used to create beautiful work from paint and brushes to seaweed and sand. The different daily locations will challenge each artist to think outside the box and push themselves with imagination and creativity. Paul will concentrate on one to one tutoring as well as daily demonstrations with different mediums.

OCTOBER/NOVEMBER - Sunday 28/10 to Saturday 3/11 - 5 Day Course

Elemental Landscape through Design and Printmaking - with Karen Beauchamp
Work out in the field during the day and return to the studio with you finds and observations from the exquisite local landscape to create pattern and designs suitable for print. An exhilarating learning experience for all levels including assimilation of information with your senses and unravelling of the intricacies of colour and shape to form an image. A fully guided experience for all with one to one tuition. Karen is an enthusiastic and stimulating tutor, with a deep knowledge of drawing, painting and printmaking.
Paul Kennedy


Winter trees - Kintyre



Prices for courses in 2017

5 Day Courses £ 975
Start on Sunday afternoon and finish on Saturday Morning after breakfast.

Stonefield Shore - Kintyre



Ormsary Sunshine Argyll