Janet Brady

Japan 2019

March 14th 2019 - We have arrived in Japan and the weather has been sunny and bright, and a bit cool in the shade. We are hoping to experience the best of the Cherry Blossom season. We have found plenty of trees in blossom but not the glorious show that…

Early Bird discount!

As a subscriber to our newsletter we reward you with a discount if you book a holiday after receiving our mail Shot! If you book one of our 2019 holidays by the 31st of December we are offering a £100 discount on International holidays, and a £50 discount on UK…

Japan 2018 update!

Painting in Japan 2018 We are offering a two week painting trip to Japan, dates are now confirmed as 7th -20th April 2018. We would like a group of ten painters to join us. Please let me know if you are interested. Email: janet@bramblesartretreat.com tel: +44 (0)1566784359 Here is my watercolour…

Love sketching!

This sketch was a bit scrappy, it was late in the afternoon, a bit cold and the man with the drone stood right in my view. Really getting into the habit of presketching and sketching for fun. When I want to start a new painting I like to begin by…

Top tip – the iPad stand!

As technology invades our everyday life, I embrace its usefulness. I love my iPad, it has become a very important tool, from allowing me to write my blog sat cosily in front of the Aga, to standing on Dartmoor freezing my fingers off to capture a dramatic sunset. When I…