Calamansac, Cornwall 2019


7 day residential on the Helford Estuary near Falmouth and St Ives.

Dates: May 3rd -May 10th  – 2019

We have hosted three course here and been so impressed with the facilities, gardens and views. Read the review here

Previous Course 1. Friday 17th March – Friday 24th March 2017

Previous Course 2. Friday 12th May – Friday 19th May 2017

Previous course 3. Friday 15th June – Friday 222nd June 2018

A seven day residential painting course based in fifty acres of magical meadow garden and woodland of Calamansac. Set on the edge of Helford river estuary and Port Navas Creek in Cornwall. Spread over 2 wings of a luxury cottage, there are six guest rooms available singles, doubles and twins.

Painting and drawing with two tutors, Peter Davies and Janet Brady, plenty of tuition, demos and focused instruction. We have a great studio space as a base at Calamansac house, this is a at this beautiful location set in 50 acres of meadow, gwith stunning views of Helford river. We also go out to see the best of Cornwall, visiting the iconic St Michael’s Mount, and the very arty town of St Ives and the naval town of Falmouth is only 7 miles away. We also can visit a dramatic mine complex, we like to adapt and amend locations to suit the group.

We can also organize a trip to Fiona Cades famous sea facing *Minack theatre to enjoy an evening performance or painting in the garden or biomes of the amazing Eden project. The Cornish coastline is dramatic rugged and beautiful, there is a wealth of painting  inspiration.

**Collection and return from Penzance train station, and plenty of parking for drivers. Delicious home cooked meals are provide for breakfast, lunch is provided if at Calamansac and four delicious evening meals, with three evenings out at local restaurants.

Calamansac Prices 2019

Prices include Breakfast every day; home cooked dinner for four evenings (with three evenings out at local restaurants, price not included); lunch if at the estate, guests buy their own if out on location. Optional extras include: Collection from and back to Penzance train station – £20.00 per journey; optional- an evening performance at the Minack or another theatre – approx £11.50.

Room Occupancy Per Person*DepositPrice
*Non-refundable deposit required on booking
Single Room£500£1600
Double/Twin Room - Painter Sharing£500£1575
Double/Twin Room - Non Painting Partner£500£850
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