Painting holidays in The Independent – holidays for the creative are pleased to feature their luxury paint making holiday staying at our glorious eco chic retreat in rural Andalucia, in the Independent newspaper on Sunday 30 Dec 2012.

Learn how to make paint, then use it to depict images of the landscape on a holiday in Almeria, Spain.
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On this new one-week course, set at a countryside retreat, you’ll learn how to source natural products found in the soil to make paints, before using them to re-create the colours of the surrounding mountains, orchards and desert. The course, which operates year round, costs from £834pp with NotInTheGuideBooks(0845 625 0445; including full board, six days’ painting and drawing tuition, plus equipment. Travel to Spain not included.

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