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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
Meet Martin, our photography holiday tutor in Tuscany, Italy

Meet Martin, our photography holiday tutor in Tuscany, Italy

Martin, photographer extraordinaire, recently joined us here at GoLearnTo to get his amazing photography holidays out to our beloved followers. Set in the majestic mountains of Tuscany, just outside of the medieval town of Barga, there is so much to see and capture here that a week with him may […]

by February 4, 2018 Creative holidays, Our artists
Using the sea and sky as inspiration for incredible watercolours

Using the sea and sky as inspiration for incredible watercolours

Starting October 3rd, you can join Alison Cotton in Kalymnos, Greece, for a one-week painting holiday in the island sun. Alison focuses her painting courses on helping artists gain confidence and find their creative voice no matter their level of experience, and she’s extremely excited to be doing it in […]

by September 3, 2017 Our artists
Excitement growing for Greek painting holiday

Excitement growing for Greek painting holiday

From May 20 to 27, Debbie Hinks will capture the essence of Greek life as she tutors our Painting Holiday in Greece. Using pastel, charcoal, ink and watercolour, artists and wannabe artists can join Debbie on the Greek island of Kalymnos to learn the basics or advance your painting skills. […]

by May 2, 2017 Our artists
Photography in Spain – Alberto’s had an eye for photos since he was 12

Photography in Spain – Alberto’s had an eye for photos since he was 12

It was a small Kodak with 35mm film roll that was our Spanish photography tutor Alberto’s first camera when he was only 12-years-old. “From then on I took photos of everything,” Alberto recalls. Alberto’s passion for photography stayed with him throughout school where he learnt to develop his own photos […]

by May 31, 2013 Our artists
Moved to France with 4 kids in tow and never looked back – Caroline’s inspirational lifestyle

Moved to France with 4 kids in tow and never looked back – Caroline’s inspirational lifestyle

Packing up and moving to rural France with four kids under the age of 7 and no knowledge of the language would seem a big step to most, but for Caroline and her husband Adam it was a no brainer. “I always loved travelling, we wanted an outdoor lifestyle and […]

by May 10, 2013 Our artists
A day in the life of our jewellery making teacher Caroline

A day in the life of our jewellery making teacher Caroline

  I get up in the morning, have breakfast which is usually a croissant and coffee and then I’ll go down to the local market and buy fresh produce from around the region.  We have an organic farm right next door so I might pop over there instead to buy […]

by May 2, 2013 Our artists
From actor in England to photography tutor in France

From actor in England to photography tutor in France

Actor turned photographer: how Gareth’s passion for the arts led him from a life on the stage to behind the lens. With a landscape artist father and photographer sister – art is clearly in the blood for our photography tutor Gareth Kirkland. “Dad was always taking photos and painting them […]

by April 10, 2013 Our artists