Val Cansick Art
First Chill of Autumn

Courses and Workshops


Painting Holidays in Nanstallon, Cornwall
Location: 15 minutes drive from Bodmin, with good access to various coastal beauty spots, The Camel Trail and fabulous countryside walks. 
5 day courses at my cottage, with accommodation available in a nearby traditional farmhouse in Withiel in the beautiful countryside of Cornwall.
This course is highly adaptable to all levels, from absolute beginners, to those more experienced who may want some guidance on progressing their work, problem solving with painting or drawing, and experimenting with new mediums, such as switching from one medium to another. Whatever you are looking for, the course can be tailored to suit individual needs giving you maximum attention and help with your work.  Just email me for further details via our contact page.

Cost is £475 for the course, materials included.
Prices for the accommodation are as follows:
£80 per night for a double room with two people, or £55 per night per person for single occupancy. Non painting partners welcome.
Full English Farmhouse breakfast included
Optional two course evening meal is available at £20 per person or there are some good pubs and restaurants in the vicinity if you want to explore the area.

Courses limited to four people for best attention

Light snack lunch included with unlimited coffee, tea or soft drinks. 

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