Ruth Singer 30 Sept – 7 October 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith December 5th, 2017

Simply having the long views, open space and overwhelming sounds of the sea really enabled me to focus on my work, and think through my plans for the next year continue…

Susanah Howland 16-30 September 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith December 5th, 2017

Following an 8-day walk from St Ives to Penzance, I spent two weeks at Brisons Veor –  painting, drawing and printing my response to the land, the sea, and the continue…

Katie Childs 9/9/17 – 16/9/17

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith December 5th, 2017

I loved my time at Brisons Veor! Being away from the gallery and away from the normal routine and obligations allowed me to focus on my work and be completely continue…

Caroline Chorou and Jindra Jehu 15/07/17 – 22/07/17

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith December 5th, 2017

Jindra Jehu The residency was an incredibly intense and rewarding experience. We were acutely aware of the limits in term of time and were determined to make full use of continue…

Louisa Adjoa Parker – Writers Bursary Award 8 – 15 July

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 25th, 2017

I completed a short story collection I have been working on for some time, finishing newer stories and pulling it all together. I also chose a provisional title. I also continue…

Kate Lyons-Miller, 24 June – 8 July

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 25th, 2017

My aim was to draw a line under the diagnosis of breast cancer I had last July, and the surgery, which followed, and the recovery. I saw the call for continue…

Hannah Vincent ( Writer) 17-24 June

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 5th, 2017

After a busy couple of years in which I have had to ‘snack’ and ‘snatch’ at my creative writing practice because of teaching and studying commitments, it was striking how continue…

Val Jones 10 – 17 June

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 29th, 2017

There was almost too much to inspire at Brisons Veor. Such an amazing place and brought to life, even more, on this visit by having read about Peter Lanyon. One continue…

Terri Hogan, 3 – 10 June 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 29th, 2017

A successful week with spectacular wild weather, I spent so much time working out in the rain and wind, drawing and experimenting with different media and assessing the reaction of continue…

Heather Ritchie, Jill Denton

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 29th, 2017

Heather: I nearly didn’t make it because I damaged my back before I left so was in lots  of pain. I am so  so pleased I made it .. I didn’t continue…