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Acton Scott Hall

Acton Scott Hall

Event Start :
Jul 29th 2021 9:30am
Event End :
Jul 31st 2021 5:00pm

3-Day Painting Retreat at Acton Scott Hall

Join expert oil painter and tutor Vicki Norman for 3 days of exclusive access to the incredibly beautiful house and grounds of Acton Scott Hall in rural Shropshire. Take advantage of a rare opportunity to visit and paint the characterful private Elizabethan home of the Acton family. You will be spoilt for choice of subject with stunning architectural features, delightful gardens, summerhouse, Church and woodland walks to choose from. Take your time and unwind amongst the ancient trees and broad Shropshire vistas as you spend a full 3 days painting the beautiful surroundings.

Develop your painting skills with plenty of practical painting time and lots of helpful advice and guidance from Vicki who will be on hand all day to support your learning. Painters in all media and of all skill levels are welcome! (Complete beginners should take some time in advance to familiarise themselves with the practice of painting en plein air and the equipment required.)

Your fee includes 3 days of exclusive access to the beautiful grounds and parts of the house suitable for hosting painters. Morning coffee and afternoon tea. Comprehensive tuition and support in painting en plein air with a different theme and demonstration each day to inspire you.

Please arrange your own accommodation and food to meet your requirements.
2 rooms are available at Acton Scott Hall, please contact them directly to enquire about booking and rates . BnB accommodation is also available nearby at Acton Scott Farm or further accommodation in the area – please visit Virtual Shropshire for ideas.


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  • Guide Dogs

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