Emma James and Rosemary Cullum, May 12 – 19th

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 4th, 2018

Rosemary: I think I desperately wanted to be influenced by the sea and cliffs and tried rather too hard – although I created some works I was not happy with any of them. However, there was one continue…

Rebecca Meanley, March 3 – 24th 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 4th, 2018

I really enjoyed staying at Brisons Veor and found it to be an immensely inspiring environment. I made several works on paper and a series of drawings initially and then continue…

Paula Dunn, 24 March – 7 April

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith May 16th, 2018

I am generally drawn to paint the weather and its impact on the land so I was really interested to see how this landscape and to witness first-hand the weather’s continue…

Linda Saul, 10 – 17 February 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith April 27th, 2018

With just a week I needed a clear goal, otherwise the time would have gone before I really got started. Trying to produce finished works in that time would have continue…

Jen Altman, 17th February – 3rd March 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith April 6th, 2018

My stay at Brisons Veor was extraordinary: restorative, creative and exhilarating. Living in that liminal space between land and sea, with little contact with the outside world, I could immerse continue…

Rae Story, 30 December – 13 January 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith April 3rd, 2018

This residency was welcome time and space away from work and commitments and quiet reflection in a wild inspiring environment. The wilderness came not so much from the physical environment, continue…

Debbie Lyddon and Mary Morris, 25 November – 2 December 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith March 22nd, 2018

Debbie: A very positive and productive week. I went with the intention of exploring a new place and despite the weather this was achieved. I drew, wrote and made, collecting continue…

Sarah Ann Juckes, Writers Bursary recipient, 27 January – 3 February 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith March 7th, 2018

I came away from the residency with far more than I thought I would. The time away from my everyday life helped me write over 25,000 words. Not only did continue…

Yvonne Klocek 16-30 December 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith March 7th, 2018

‘Experiencing Brisons Veor was demanding and unique. The impact of adjusting my creative process to thrive in a variety of undetermined conditions continues to yield a fresh, responsive visual outcome. continue…

Gail Aldwin, 2 – 16 December 2017

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith January 15th, 2018

I arrived without expectations although a little nervous at spending a week in solitude. Brisons Veor soon allayed any anxieties. I loved being inside, protected by the walls like an continue…