Short Courses & Creative Retreats

Hot-Hat short courses in Arts Management are practical and designed to address a wide range of areas, and give you the need to know essentials from beginners to advanced level. Delivered by experts with many years of experience both working in the arts as managers/curators/organsirers and as lecturers, the courses are delivered in a relaxed atmosphere with plenty of opportunity for group work, and networking with your fellow attendees helping you make those all important connections. See the portfolio of Hot-Hat Arts Managemnt Courses


Hot-Hat Creative Retreats provide the time and space to energise your inner artist. Based either on location in Rye or Hastings these two-day workshops combine hands-on tuition with excursions, guest speakers, screenings and a generally convivial atmosphere to help you explore ideas and get creative. We run retreats in the following areas: photography, creative writing, art & the supernatural, interior design, and craft making. See the list of Creative Retreats.


Hot-Hat Consultancy provides tailored advice and support to arts organsiations and individuals in a range of area. Previosu clinets include St Catherine's Hopsice and Elephant & Castle Commuity Links.


Please note that owing to Covid-19 all Hot-Hat courses and retreats planned for the spring and early summer have been cancelled.