Creative holidays

Painting holiday on Andros

30/05 - 06/06 2022 (without prejudice)

Week package painting holiday on the Greek island of Andros.
€ 585.00 per person per week, excluding flight, (air)port transfers, boat tickets, meals, and refreshments.
Includes: 4-day painting workshop, 7 nights in a studio for single use with breakfast, transportation to/from painting locations, and optional excursions.

We can arrange the boat tickets and transfers for you. The price depends on the airport of arrival. The nearest airports are Athens and Mykonos.

Workshops 31/05, 01/06, 03/06 en 04/06 2022

Four mornings, from 09:30 until 13:00 hrs, you can draw and paint to your heart's content in the beautiful, varied nature of the Greek island of Andros.
The groups consist of 4 to 12 participants and the painting course is excl. materials. Experience has shown that most people prefer to work with their own materials. We will make sure that paint and brushes are present, in case you miss something, but please bring your own familiar materials with you.
At 09:00 hrs we leave for the location where we will paint, which may be by the sea or inland. We work until around noon, after which we go on excursions or return to our accommodation.

Accommodation
On Andros, we have selected the lovely Myrto Studios. Quietly situated, just outside Chora, the capital of the island. The hospitable Hala Family ensures that your stay will be unforgettable. You stay in a studio for single use incl. breakfast. In the morning you can enjoy a good quality breakfast and in the evening you can taste the delicious Greek food in one of the many restaurants nearby.

Accompanying partners pay € 335.00 p.p.p.w. (7 nights) excl. flight, (air)port transfers, boat tickets, meals, and refreshments. This includes: co-stay in the studio including breakfast, and optional excursions.

Extension ad. € 315.00 p.p.p.w. (just bed/breakfast) is available on request.

Private package
You can also combine our workshops with a self-booked package. In that case you take care of your own transportation to our meeting point and pay € 250.00 p.p. for the 4-day workshop.

Optional excursions
In the afternoon we offer optional excursions and workshops. We offer guided walks in the exeptional green landscape, where you will come across ancient bridges, rivers, waterfalls, and smal lakes. You can also join us making soap or "glyko tou koutaliou" and marmelade, as well as other traditional food from Andros, f.e. cheese, pitabread, etc., which of course we will enjoy afterwards. The excursions are included. Would you rather spend your time on the beach, you are free to do so.


Creative holidays in Greece
Mosaic holiday on Crete
Sculpting holiday on Tinos
Holiday workshops in Ermelo

Mosaic holidays on Crete

01/09 - 08/09 2022 (without prejudice)

Week Package mosaic holidays on the Greek island of Crete.
€ 585.00 per person per week, excluding flight, meals and refreshments.
Includes: 4-day mosaic workshop including materials, 7 nights in a double room for single use with breakfast, airport transfers (Heraklion Airport), and optional excursions.

Workshops 02/09, 03/09, 05/09 en 06/09 2022

Four mornings from 09:30 until 13:00 hrs you will be taught the ancient techniques of traditional Greek mosaics as well as modern tweaks of nowadays mosaic art.
The groups consist of 4 to 12 participants and the 4-day mosaic course is incl. materials.  A small object can be made to take home as a nice souvenir to remember your creative holiday on Crete.

Accommodation
Your stay in Crete is the unique Arolithos Hotel, which is build like a typical Greek village, with its own square and taverna and several workshops, amongst which the mosaic workshop, where you will attend your mosaic course. You stay in a double room for single use based on bed and breakfast. In the morning you can enjoy a good quality breakfast buffet and in the evening you can enjoy a Cretan meal with fresh local products in the taverna on the "village square".

Accompanying partners pay € 335.00 p.p.p.w. (7 nights) excl. flight, meals and refreshments. This includes: co-stay in the double room including breakfast, airport transfers (Heraklion Airport), and optional excursions.

Extension ad. € 315.00 per person per week (just bed/breakfast) is available on request.

Private package
You can also combine our workshops with a self-booked package. In that case you take care of your own transportation to the workshop and pay € 250.00 p.p. for the 4-day course.

Optional excursions
In the afternoon we offer optional excursions, for example to the old village of Anogia, an afternoon at the beach of Fodele, or to the capital Heraklion. Or you can join us to the archaeological site of Knossos (entrance fee not included). The trip to the Samaria-gorge is also highly recommended but not included! Would you rather spend your time on the beach, you are free to do so.


Creative holidays in Greece
Painting holiday on Andros

Sculpting holiday on Tinos
Holiday workshops in Ermelo

Sculpting holidays on Tinos

09/06 - 16/06 2022 (without prejudice)

Week Package sculpting holidays on the Greek island of Tinos. € 585.00 per person per week, excluding flight, (air)port transfers, boat tickets, meals, and beverages.
Includes: 4-day sculpting course incl. materials, 7 nights in a studio/double room for single use with breakfast, transportation to/from the sculpting workshop and optional excursions.

We can arrange the boat tickets and transfers for you. The price depends on the airport of arrival. The nearest airports are Athens and Mykonos.

Workshops 10/06, 11/06, 13/06 en 14/06 2022

Four mornings from 09:30 until 13:00 hrs you will be taught the ancient techniques of traditional Greek marble sculpting as well as modern tweaks of nowadays marble art
The groups consist of 4 to 12 participants and the 4-day sculpting course is incl. materials.  At 09:00 hrs we leave for the sculpting workshop. We work until around noon, after which we go on excursions or return to our accommodation. A small marble object can be made to take home with you as a nice souvenir and reminder of your creative holiday on Tinos.

Accommodation
Your stay on Tinos, the unique apartments Porto Raphael are right on the beach of Agios Ioannis Porto. The complex has its own taverna, where the owner prepares delicious local food. You stay in a studio/double room for single use based on bed and breakfast. In the evening you can enjoy a Tinian meal with fresh local products in the tavern of the complex or elsewhere.

Accompanying partners pay € 335.00 p.p.p.w. (7 nights) excl. flight, (air)port transfers, boat tickets, meals and beverages. This includes: co-stay in the studio/double room including breakfast and optional excursions.

Extension ad. € 315.00 per person per week (just bed/breakfast) is available on request.

Private package
You can also combine our workshops with a self-booked package. In that case you take care of your own transportation to the workshop and pay € 250.00 p.p. for the 4-day course.

Optional excursions
In the afternoon we offer optional excursions, for example to the marble museum in Pyrgos, a walk through the valley at Tarambados with the beautiful dovecotes, an afternoon at Kolymbithra beach, the archaeological site of Kionia, the beautiful hilltop monastery of Agia Pelagia, or a visit to the capital Chora with the famous Evangelistria church. Would you rather spend your time on the beach, you are free to do so.


Creative holidays in Greece
Painting holiday on Andros

Mosaic holiday on Crete
Holiday workshops in Ermelo