Louise Waugh, May 11 – 25th 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith September 11th, 2019

How utterly wonderful it was to immerse myself in nature and painting which I did from morning till evening every day and went to St Just about once! It fed continue…

Paul Croft, 27 April – 11 May 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith September 11th, 2019

I was an artist’s guest at Brisons Veor last year and “discovered” the stream at Portheras Cove. I was intrigued by the way the stream carved an ever-deepening channel through continue…

Andrew Hinton, April 13 – 27th

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 23rd, 2019

It was a most productive time. The distance from home and solitude allowed for a lot of safe experimentation. Some ideas failed but others were a great success. My small continue…

Fiona Wallace-Verlade, April 6 – 13th

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 23rd, 2019

I felt it was an extremely successful week. It had been a very long time (if at all) since I had a whole week to dedicate to my work. It continue…

Justin Weeks, March 30 – April 6th

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 23rd, 2019

The aim of my residency was to explore, experiment and develop a new methodology in my practice. Over the course of the seven days at Brison Veor, my daily practice continue…

Heidi Stephenson, 23 – 30 March 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith June 23rd, 2019

    My residency went very well.  I produced a short collection of poems, after some subject research, which included an interview with the Mousehole Bird Hospital. Mousehole Bird Poems: continue…

Catherine Dodds, 16-23rd February 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith April 15th, 2019

This was an excellent opportunity to think out of the box. I absorbed a lot of information and am still unpacking it all. I am now trying to develop a continue…

June Ridgeway, 2 – 9 February 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith March 2nd, 2019

Cape Cornwall promised a perfect habitat to contrast with the north Dorset landscape that I am used to. The fierce rawness, and gentleness of the seas added a further dimension continue…

Jane O’Sullivan, 26 January to 2 February 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith March 2nd, 2019

I spent my amazing week of solitary isolation working on a project about the all-consuming news about Brexit. I set myself parameters for making the work: no use of electricity continue…

Rupert Whale, 19 – 26th January 2019

Posted by: Pat Wilson Smith February 13th, 2019

Two artists: One… painting (acrylic) and drawing   One… quilting, poetry The setting, the relative isolation and the sound of the sea were hugely invigorating and refreshing. The cottage was perfect; continue…