Press Release: Escape from it all at West Dean
One-week summer schools in July and August allow students to
learn a new skill; relax in stunning surroundings; share ideas and
even have yoga sessions in the historic house.
The height of summer in the rolling Sussex Downs attracts those looking for a break with a creative
edge and the chance to learn a new skill and relax in stunning surrounds at West Dean College of
Art and Conservation (Nr. Chichester, West Sussex).
Courses range from sculpture to stone to experimental painting to jewellery and for those looking
for a different type of break this summer, there are several new courses in 2019 among the 27
courses on offer. These vary from:
July 26-August 1
- Woven tapestry as sculptural forms and objects with Cos Ahmet
August 2 - 8
- Willow baskets & purses on a Catalan base - contemporary approach with Anne Mette Hjornholm
- Paper journeys - stitch and fold unique books with Tracey Bush
- Digital photography - a comprehensive guide to the essentials with Roy Matthews