SINGLE DAY ART TUTORIALS in Snowdonia, Wales, UK with Noelle Griffiths

For more experienced artists I offer a review of your work and ways to develop your ideas and direction. For beginners or intermediate students I offer painting and drawing tuition.

"Art is the guarantee of sanity" Louise Bourgoise

SINGLE DAY TUTORIALS : £95 single student, or come with another person £55 per person two students

SNOWDONIA (2 hours SW of Liverpool or Manchester) has some of the most breathtaking mountain landscape in Britain, and is one of the oldest National Parks in the world. This ancient land of mountains and pasture sits amongst lakes, rivers, moorland and woodland. Close to the sea it is a land of changing weather and dramatic light.

TAN Y BWLCH - the beautiful area of Tan y Bwlch lies in the softer more wooded part of the Snowdonia National Park.  Hafod sits high above the valley with slopes of oak woodland dotted with magestic redwoods and firs.  The area is known for its rare lichens and moss as well as its wildlife and birds.  A rich variety of woodland birds can be heard and seen, as well as buzzards and ravens circling above.

VENUE ~ Hafod studio is in the heart of the Snowdonia National Park. It is nestled in 30 acres of privately owned woodland situtated a mile from the road.  A secluded and stunning venue it is surrounded by mountain woodland and lakes, with wonderful views of the nearby mountain ranges.  A perfect place to walk and find inspiration amongst nature.


10.00-13.00 - choose to bring work for a review and guidance or spend time in the studio or landscape painting and drawing. All tuition with Noelle. Lunch is usually soup with bread and cheeses. After lunch continue working in the studio or in the landscape. 15.30-17.00 - tutored session and review the day's work with Noelle.

PAINTING AND DRAWING for beginners : Noelle will teach and demonstrate a variety of ways to look, sketch and gather visual information with an emphasis on aquiring observational skills.

PAINTING AND DRAWING for intermediate students : Noelle will teach how to improve existing skills and help develop the strengths and direction of your painting. Creative exercises will help to open up new ways of approaching your subject.

DEVELOPING YOUR IDEAS AND DIRECTION for more experienced artists : You will be asked to bring 3-10 pieces of work so we can review your work and discuss how you might like to develop. Creative exercises will help to open up new ways of approaching your subject.

PRICE INCLUDES see prices and dates

~ Lunch, tea and coffee

~ All tuition with Noelle Griffiths.


~ Transport or accommodation

~ Medical, travel and cancellation insurance

~ Art materials (list of what to bring will be provided).