Le Peyrail , a beautiful 19th century Longère welcomes you
to a unique Creative holiday in the midst of the Bordeaux countryside.
Jo Surridge Artist, Restorer, Author, offers you a bespoke, creative, fully inclusive holiday at her home, where you can discover your true potential.
We offer three to five day courses in the following mediums, Watercolour | Pastel | Acrylic
Other specialist courses includeHandmade paper making and Calligraphy | Papier Mache |
Marbling and Decoupage
Jo-anne has also written a book entitled the eucalyptus tree, you can download the book from amazon kindle.
Jo Surridge studied Art and Art History at Leicester University before becoming employed as the senior paper conservator for Hampshire County Museums Service for 16 years , during which time she completed a teaching diploma in Art and Restoration and gained a certificate in Bookbinding and Papermaking with the Institute of Archival Conservation.
Jo moved to SW France with her husband and two children in 2010 and offered internships to post graduate conservation/art students
Amidst the vines of SW France, Jo refined her skills as a watercolour painter exhibiting regularly throughout the region and winning several prizes for her pen and ink sketches.
In 2014 Jo moved to the Bordeaux wine region of Le Gironde and created her intimate and unique Chambre d'hôtes " Le Peyrail."
Le Peyrail creates a perfect environment for two of her passions, art and animals, offering the ideal setting for those looking for an oasis of beauty and creativity, not to mention the fine wine and delicious food of the Bordeaux region.
Jo looks forward to welcoming you at Le Peyrail as a fellow artist, a debutant or equally as a guest.
For partners /spouses who just want a relaxing holiday, Le Peyrail offers the perfect break .....for more details www.lepeyrail.jimdo.com
Painting and Art holiday in France with Jo
Glyph is a game of memory, intuition and wit. It consists of a set of 24 counters: 12 signs of the zodiac and their 12 ruling planets.
White Rabbit is a personification or rather a rabbitification of all that is wise and good and knowing, Many centuries ago White Rabbit lived in a Utopian world with a large and loving family.
This exciting new game has the ingenuity of « Frustration » the compulsion of « Trivial Pursuits » and the visual elegance of « Dragonology ».
and learn the Sacred Signsof the Planets and the Zodiac.
Take a tour of Cosmic White Rabbits WebsiteCosmic White Rabbit
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