Residential Events

Creative Stays & Floating Crafts

2018 Events

2018 Events

Friday 16th February 2018 - Monday 19th February 2018

Dronfield - Derbyshire

Recharge, rest and unwind on this relaxing and inclusive creative art and crafting long weekend holiday, staying just 3 miles from the Peak District National Park, a restorative and inspiring location to escape and take a little me time. All materials, guidance and equipment are provided so that throughout this social and friendly creativity retreat you will be able to grow and create, learn new skills, discover and nurture your inner artist/writer/poet and enjoy a variety of funfilled and mindful activities including:

painting + drawing + writing + jewellery making + silk painting + watercolours + watercolour pencils + charcoal + soft pastels + oil pastels + acrylics + pyrography + collage + mixed media + needle felting + polymer clay modelling/sculpting.

Everyone is welcome from complete beginners to experienced professionals and everything in between. Our host is an experienced guide, coach and mentor with a passion for arts and crafts who will provide all equipment and materials as well as guidance and feedback.

 

What's Included

3 nights accommodation, Friday/Saturday/Sunday evening meal and drinks, Saturday/Sunday/Monday self-serve breakfast, Saturday/Sunday self-serve light lunch, craft supplies and materials, WiFi, event host/guide

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Friday 9th March 2018 - Monday 12th March 2018

Portmeirion - Gwynedd

Portmeirion Creative Weekend

Recharge, rest and unwind on this relaxing and inclusive creative art and crafting long weekend holiday, staying in Portmeirion village itself, this unique and quirky village will inspire you to get creating. It's a beautiful, restorative and inspiring location to escape and take a little me time.

All materials, guidance and equipment are provided so that throughout this social and friendly creativity retreat you will be able to grow and create, learn new skills, discover and nurture your inner crafter/artist/writer/poet and enjoy a variety of funfilled and mindful activities including:

painting + drawing + writing + jewellery making + silk painting + watercolours + watercolour pencils + charcoal + soft pastels + oil pastels + acrylics + pyrography + collage + mixed media + needle felting + polymer clay modelling/sculpting.

Everyone is welcome from complete beginners to experienced professionals and everything in between. Our host is an experienced guide, coach and mentor with a passion for arts and crafts who will provide all equipment and materials as well as guidance and feedback.

 

What's Included

3 nights accommodation, Saturday/Sunday/Monday self-serve breakfast, Craft supplies and materials, WiFi, Parking, Event host/guide

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Friday 21st September 2018 - Sunday 23rd September 2018

Fort Belan, Caernarfon

Recharge, rest and unwind on this self catering break at a stunning Napoleonic fort. Take it easy and come and go as you please, we are in a great location for exploring the area either by car or on foot with self guided walks. Or you can just enjoy soaking up the atmosphere and relaxing at the fort.

There will be optional free art and craft activities each day if you are feeling creative.

Accomodation within the fort is spread across 5 houses each with their own kitchen, living and dining area. Bedrooms are a mixture of twins, doubles, triples and twins and some rooms interlink. Early bookers get first options on room types.

Arrive from 5pm on Friday and meet your fellow guests for welcome drinks. Checkout on Sunday reflects the relaxing nature of the weekend with a lovely late check out time of 1pm.

What's Included

2 nights self catering accommodation, Friday welcome drinks, optional daily art and craft activities, free onsite parking, bed linen, craft supplies and materials, event host/guide

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