Arts and Craft Summer Schools at West Dean

Nurture your creativity this summer on an arts, crafts or painting holiday away from the pressures of everyday life.

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  • In-Person Course
  • July 26, 2024 - August 15, 2024

Nurture your creativity this summer on an arts, crafts or painting holiday away from the pressures of everyday life. Whether a complete beginner or an emerging expert, you can learn new skills and improve existing talents with our specialist tuition, fully equipped studios and group classes. Choose from a wide range of courses, including; Painting, Jewellery, Sculpture, Metalwork, Pottery, Drawing, Printmaking and Textiles. With the stunning Sussex countryside as an inspiring backdrop and residential options available, our week-long Summer Schools offer the perfect creative escape for anyone looking for a unique arts and crafts holiday experience this summer. "One of the 10 best creative retreats in the UK and Europe", The Guardian, January 2019 Highlights: Expert, guided tuition Fully equipped art and craft studios Wide range of courses to choose from Evening dinner talks included Accommodation options available Taster sessions in another discipline or course Optional - Evening at the Chichester Festival Theatre Optional - Tour of West Dean Gardens, the historic rooms at West Dean College, or West Dean Tapestry Studio Informal end-of-week exhibition and group reviews Celebration dinner on the final evening Bursaries are available to help those who could not otherwise come on a course. Find out more about bursaries

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