Weekend Courses Information

Below you will find more information regarding our Weekend Courses.

Course Timetable
Many courses will either run from Friday evening until Sunday lunchtime or from Saturday morning until Sunday afternoon. The 1 day courses are held on either a Saturday or Sunday.
3 Day Courses Friday – Sunday course times:
Friday – meet at 6pm for introductions, topic discussion & set up, the formalities will conclude at 7.30pm.
Saturday – 10am  – 6pm with a 1 hour break for lunch.
Sunday – 9.30am  – 1pm

2 Day Courses  Saturday – Sunday course times:
Saturday – 10am  – 6pm with a 1 hour break for lunch.
Sunday – 9.30am  – 3pm with a 1/2 hour break for lunch.

1 Day Courses – Saturday or Sunday times:
10am – 5pm with a 1 hour break for lunch.

The amount of tuition on both Friday to Sunday and Saturday to Sunday courses is 12 hours. Tuition on a day course is 6 hours.

What is included in the price?
The course fee will include the tuition together with refreshments in the morning and afternoon. A buffet lunch is provided on a Saturday for all courses and also on a Sunday if the course continues in the afternoon (Sat-Sun courses). The duration of each course is shown alongside the course description.

Materials are not included in the course fee but in some cases they can be purchased from the tutor. You will normally find reference to any specialist material within the course description.

Where models are present, the cost of the model is included in the course fee.

Although accommodation is not included, there is an extensive choice of accommodation close to our studios in both Beaconsfield & Thame.
Choose from good quality B&B’s, competitively priced Travelodges, or for 5* hotels – we recommend The Spread Eagle Hotel at Thame
or The Chequers Inn at Wooburn Common just outside Beaconsfield.
Whatever your choice, let us know and we can arrange it for you!


The Spread Eagle, Thame


The Chequers Inn, Woburn Common