Holland is famous for its extensive list of artists, masters of craft with artistic vision which made them stand out. Creativity is not something exclusive to artists although it is often perceived to be. No! Creativity is in everything and everyone is gifted with it. Creative expression is a good instrument with which to connect with creativity and to see what it can do for you.
While South-Africa has the elephant, rhino, lion, leopard and the buffalo, in the Netherlands we have our own ‘Big Five’: the red deer, the roe, the wild pig, the mouflon and the fallow deer.
During this hike you will learn all about the beautiful nature reserve, the Veluwe, and its inhabitants. The Veluwe is a forest-rich ridge of hills (1100 km2) in the province of Gelderland and features a variety of landscapes, including woodland, heath, some small lakes and Europe’s largest sand drifts.
For hundreds of years painters have loved the Dutch landscape with its rich colors and luminous skies. With this workshop, you can learn how to make paints directly from the land. The earth comes in many colors. With the right ingredients and techniques, you can transform dirt and clay into usable paints.