Our artists

Meet Jo, our art & painting holiday host in South West France

Meet Jo, our art & painting holiday host in South West France

Artist Jo is living her dream. After finding her own personal “heaven”, Jo decided to share her love of art with budding and experienced creatives at her studio and B&B in South West France. Find out how a donkey in a swimming pool (we’re not joking) helped her dreams become […]

by February 25, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Karen & Kathryn, your arts & craft holiday hosts in Andalucia

Meet Karen & Kathryn, your arts & craft holiday hosts in Andalucia

Love the idea of being creative but not sure where to start? With pottery, ceramics, soap making to card making, jewellery and cookery all on offer in a gorgeous secluded villa, Karen & Kathryn’s craft taster holiday might just be the one for you. But how did they come up […]

by January 22, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Mary and Pat, our photography holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Meet Mary and Pat, our photography holiday hosts in the Algarve, Portugal

Portugal really does have it all – food, history, culture and breathtaking landscapes. And our photography holiday has been created so keen photographers have the opportunity to capture it all. Host Mary and photographer Pat have created a special week by holding the holiday in two locations during the week […]

by January 14, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Kerry & Tomas, photography and painting holiday hosts in the Dordogne, France

Meet Kerry & Tomas, photography and painting holiday hosts in the Dordogne, France

What better place to stay on your painting and photography holiday than a 5-star rated, 300 year-old manor house in the southwest of France? British host Kerry and her husband, Tomas, run creative holidays from their stunning base in France and it sounds like a dream job to us here […]

by January 7, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Darren, our photography holiday host in Essaouira, Morocco

Meet Darren, our photography holiday host in Essaouira, Morocco

Photography has been Darren’s life from a very young age, and he has built his career and life around his passion. After his own documentary about a local Moroccan music scene brought to the country for the first time, he eventually settled in the Moroccan countryside just outside the laid-back […]

by January 7, 2019 Creative holidays, Our artists
Famous Shipwreck Bay on the island of Zakynthos

Meet Denia and family, our activity holiday hosts in Zakynthos, Greece

“Antonio and Effie could not have been more attentive than they were. I had a fabulous time with them.” Diane – a solo traveller who has recently returned from our cooking and wine holiday in Greece. Yet another glowing 5 star review for Antonio and Effie’s family who run our […]

by September 20, 2018 Our artists, Our chefs
Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Meet Pheona, our art and painting tutor in Emilia Romagna, Italy

Artist and teacher, Pheona, has come from the highlands and lowlands of Scotland and found herself very much at home in the luscious hills of Emilia Romagna, Italy, where she runs her popular painting holidays. The journey here has had its ups and downs and fair share of hard work […]

by August 21, 2018 Creative holidays, Our artists
GoLearnTo’s photography holiday tutors’ favourite photos and subjects

GoLearnTo’s photography holiday tutors’ favourite photos and subjects

Here at GoLearnTo we understand that a photography holiday is more than just a nice swimming pool and good food. Don’t get us wrong, we know they are important but ultimately, choosing the right photographer to teach and guide you, helping your snap the best shots possible, is worth its […]

by June 29, 2018 Creative holidays, Our artists
Meet Prue, creative and wellbeing holiday host in the Dordogne

Meet Prue, creative and wellbeing holiday host in the Dordogne

We took time to sit down and get to know a little bit more about Prue, a British native who runs wonderful activity and learning holidays in a delightful corner of South West France. Together with a team of dedicated professionals and experts in their fields, Prue and her family […]

by March 5, 2018 Our artists, Our wellbeing instructors
Paint stunning scenery 'en plein air' near Beziers

6 frequently asked questions by painting beginners with Simon Roberts

Taking up a new hobby, like painting, can be exciting yet daunting at the best of times but throw in equipment and new terminology and it can feel a bit overwhelming before you have even started. FEAR NOT! We have teamed up with Simon Roberts, our painting holiday tutor in […]

by February 8, 2018 Creative holidays, Our artists