26. September 2019 - 14:00
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A Brush with the Broads™ 2019 | Hall Farm Cottages | Thursday, 26. September 2019

A Brush with the Broads™ started as the dream of local artist, Linda H Matthews, to bring artists and collectors together in an area steeped in artistic inspiration and history, the Norfolk & Suffolk Broads.
For artists to inspire, socialise, learn from and compete with each other.
Running for three years to 2014 - 2016, circumstance meant it went quiet for two years, but now #ABWTB2019 is back and happening in September.
Painting Prizes include:
1st prize - £1000.00 Cash voted for by participating artists
2nd Prize - £500.00 Cash voted for by participating artists
Publics favourite prize - £250 worth of art materials
Quick Draw Prize - £250 chosen by the public
Sketch Book Prize donated by Two Rivers Paper
With a change of location, to Hall Farm Cottages, owned by Hannah Flohr and family, a complex of self catering cottages in converted farm buildings.
Next to the River Ant, close to St Benet's Abbey painted many times by Edward Seago, and John Sell Cotman and others of the Norwich School. 
                                                          St Benet's Gate House John Sell Cotman
with a comfortable function room for evening demonstrations, and quality accommodation
This years plein air painting festival will follow it's original pattern, with workshops, demonstrations, social evening and final night exhibition.
A Brush with the Broads™ is an open competition, all plein air painters of any experience are welcome to take part, there is no selection process.
Work displayed at the final exhibition must be produced during the festival and all artists must submit work for sale
The Weekend ticket includes:
Artist goodie bag:
Daily  paint outs
Evening demonstrations
Sunday Quick Draw
Hanging fee for final exhibition
*there are no refunds unless the event is cancelled
Not Included
Accommodation - to book contact Hannah Flohr on 0044(0)1692 630385
to view see Hall Farm Cottages
Painting Materials
Social Evening
Daytime workshops - to be booked separately
Commission on sales at Exhibition