STUDY DAYS IN DORSET & SOMERSET - 2020

Jennie holds a variety of Art History study days in Dorset and Somerset and these run throughout the year.

 

To discuss or book one of Jennie's study days, please contact her direct, either by calling on 01258 818249 or sending an email via the contact page.

 

 

Plumber Manor, Fifehead Neville

Plumber Manor is a luxury Jacobean country house hotel set in quiet rural north Dorset. Built from local stone and surrounded by attractive gardens it has been owned by the same family for four centuries.

Summer Lodge, Dorset

 

 

Summer Lodge in Evershot is a Georgian listed country house hotel set in 4 acres of beautiful gardens.

 

 

Set in the heart of Poundbury, the Dorset Centre for Creative Arts provides masterclasses in both the arts and crafts. It hosts exhibitions, art courses and has its own cafe. For more details about the DCCA please click here.

 

2020 STUDY DAYS

WELCOME BACK

 

 

Jennie is very pleased to announce that her Art History talks are recommencing from 24 August at Summer Lodge in Evershot and very much looks forward to seeing everyone again at this beautiful venue.

 

The hotel will have in place from 21 August an electro static cleansing system, which will add to the already excellent safety and cleaning measures in place already at Summer Lodge.  Please follow the link to read more about this https://act.global/premium_purity_introduction

 

Please check the website for the latest updates.

 

 Les Nabis

 

 

Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

9 Fore Street, Evershot

Dorset DT2 0JR

 

 

Monday 14 September

10.00 - 13.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

Les Nabis were a group of French artists who worked in Paris from around 1888-1900. They were influenced by both Cezanne and Gauguin and produced paintings and decorative artworks that encompassed architectural painting decorative screens, stained glass, murals, posters, book illustrations and designs for the theatre. The core members of the group were Paul Sérusier, Pierre Bonnard, Édouard Vuillard, Maurice Denis, Paul Ranson and Félix Vallotton.

 

The total cost for the day is £30.00 which includes refreshments and pastries at our break. 

 

Kauffman

 

 Angelica Kauffman

 

 

Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

9 Fore Street, Evershot

Dorset DT2 0JR

 

 

Monday 21 or 28 September

10.00 - 13.00

 

 

 

 

 

Our study morning will look at yet another outstanding woman artist: “In 18th-century Europe, Angelica Kauffman was a very successful artist in a largely male-dominated field. In this major exhibition, we trace her trajectory from child prodigy to one of Britain’s most sought-after painters. Angelica Kauffman (1741–1807) was one of the most successful artists of her time and a founding member of the Royal Academy.”

 

 

The total cost for the day is £30.00 which includes refreshments and pastries at our break. Choice of either session available.

 

Teerlinc

 

Women Artists of the Renaissance

 

 

 

Marsham Court Hotel

3 Russell-Cotes Road,

East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 3AB

 

 

 

postponed

 

 

 

A study of works by women working in an age of huge cultural shifts that saw some secular female artists gaining international reputations. Italian artists such as Lavinia Fontana, Fede Galizia, Sofonisba Anguissola and Flemish artists such as Catharina van Hemessen and Levina Teerlinc.

 

The total cost for the day is £30.00 which includes refreshments on arrival and break and handouts.

 

Sirani

 

Women Artists of the Baroque

 

 

 

Marsham Court Hotel

3 Russell-Cotes Road,

East Cliff, Bournemouth, Dorset BH1 3AB

 

 

 

Postponed

 

 

 

 

 

Elisabetta Sirani who established an academy for other women artists; Mary Beale, an English artist who was the financial provider for her family through her portrait business;  Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian artist who was the first woman to become a member of the Accademia di Arte del Disegno and Clara Peeters, the earliest significant woman painter of the Dutch Golden Age.

 

The total cost for the day is £30.00 which includes refreshments on arrival and break and handouts.