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Weston Hotel Scarborough December 2024 and January 2025

Just returned from a great week at the Weston Hotel, thanks to all my students for their support and feedback

Mixed media holiday at a beautiful hotel, friendly staff,  and facilities

Sunday, December 9 -13 2024 and January 12-  17 £350 , plus £80 for my tuition fee.  EARLY booking is advisable for this great value holiday

 Book hotel accommodation first, then send tuition  fee directly to me.  

MIXED MEDIA COURSE at the Weston Hotel,33-34 Esplanade, Scarborough, situated in South Bay, YO11 2AR very close to the cliff lift for the Spa Pavilion and beach.

Excellent value holiday, Dinner, Bed and breakfast

2 mixed media courses at the Weston Hotel, a beautifully furnished hotel and facilities. We have the use of a designated studio  Price includes en-suite accommodation, with TV and coffee making facilities, breakfast and evening meals. The hotel has a , large, dining room, lounges, bar,  Ample parking and free Parking discs available.

Residential  £350 (£80 per ) plus my tuition fee can be paid by direct debit or cheque 

Also DAY students please contact the hotel to book, there’s a charge of £130 for the week plus my tuition fee of £80 for the week. Total £210

New itinerary will be sent prior to course

 Please arrive Sunday afternoon; bedrooms are usually ready after 2-3 pm.

Reception will give you a parking disc for the week. (Free),

This is an old itinerary, new one will be posted soon

Opening demo of skier in the snow (watercolour)

Monday – exercise in watercolour Red Squirrel

Tuesday – seascape in acrylic

Wednesday – collage/acrylic of lady with flowers

Thursday – flowers using watercolour and pastel

You will require for the watercolour exercises quarter imperial paper, 300 lb, 600 gms, I will have watercolour paper and pastel paper for sale.

Day one watercolour paints, tubes or pans are ok, drawing board, water pot, 2b pencil, putty eraser, pencil and drawing boards to accommodate paper size.

Days 2 acrylic seascape, you’ll require a canvas roughly 18 x 20 ins, canvas board or acrylic paper are ok. Acrylic paints, plus a larger tube of System 3 white acrylic. Brushes, kitchen towels and easel

Day 3, Collage of a lady with flowers, please bring a board or canvas 18 x 20 ins or larger

Lots of magazines, some with flowers inside, PVA glue. Embellishments – using old jewels/gems and glitter and gold acrylic paint and acrylic and brushes. Please use a good quality Titanium white, ie system 3 (not mixing white).

Day 4, Pastel flowers in watercolour and pastel, bring smooth paper (hot pressed) or thick cartridge paper. Soft pastels, watercolours, brushes, please use an easel to do this exercise.  If students prefer they can use just pastels.

If you prefer to do your own work during the week, or dip in on some exercises, that’s fine. Bring your own reference pictures.

I will have pastel paper and watercolour paper for sale, the course fee does not include materials, however if students wish me to bring a drawing board or easel? Please let me know beforehand.

Other items to bring – swimwear, iPad, baby wipes. Sharpie black pens, cloth for table, iPad (not essential)

Look forward to seeing out, best wishes Sue 

This itinerary is available on my web site, and email

About Event Location

The Red Lea Hotel is situated in South Bay.

Prince of Wales Terrace, Scarborough

Prince of Wales Terrace

YO11 2AJ Scarborough

United Kingdom