Residential Artist Retreat May 2024

Dates: 13-16 May 2024

A warm welcome awaits for artists of all abilities. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of an artist’s retreat in rural Poitou-Charentes. The workshop, led by British artist Heather Ford, is offered in a six bedroom 17th century manor house, near Melle, you will have the opportunity to relax and enjoy the joys of painting, whilst having the run of this most magnificent of dwellings. The gardens are tranquil with contemplative spaces and meditative corners. As well as the art, location and excellent company, you will experience local cuisine and wonderful hospitality.

The workshop runs from 13-16 May. Fees are 600 euros for five nights with full board included (apart from one evening meal in a local restaurant).
To book or request further information, please contact us.

“Amazing location with incredible spaces around every corner. Wonderful food, drink and hospitality. The art tutor, Heather, was really inspiring and encouraging. I loved every moment”. Jayne Hargreaves, May 2023.