Louisa Crispin and Leila Godden, visual artists, 21 – 28 April 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith September 4th, 2018

Louisa – What a wonderful place, so clean and organized, so comfortable. I’m not a natural coastal flower but I enjoyed the rawness and rhythm of the day, working with a continue…

Caroline Hudson, painter, 14-21 April 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith September 3rd, 2018

I had been completely looking forward to my residency, however the experience was to prove far deeper and more satisfying than I could of envisaged. I even had the urge continue…

Sally Hirst, printmaker, June 9 – 16th 2018

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith July 4th, 2018

Whilst I had set an idea for my residency when I first applied in 2016…life had taken a number of turns before I could attend Brisons, as such my ideas continue…

Emma James and Rosemary Cullum, visual artists, May 12 – 19th 2018

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, painter, 3 – 24 March 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, painter, 24 March – 7 April 2018

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, painter, 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, visual artist, 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, visual artist, 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…