Art classes and workshops, residential or non residential, are held throughout the year in the home studio Blue Haze on the English Riviera or at The Burgh Island Hotel – Devon.

Workshops are also available in schools and colleges and for corporations.

Studio Workshops 2024

Small groups (max 5), ensure lots of individual attention in a relaxed and informal environment, more of a ‘ladies that lunch and paint’ type of atmosphere than a strict class room and gentleman are of course allowed and welcomed too…

Great for a group of people you know or come along and meet new friends and share tips and ideas and be inspired.

Students of all abilities join; from beginner to advanced. These courses are especially good for people that want to learn some great techniques, learn how to convey expression, use different tools, and have fun at the same time.

Art is to be explored and enjoyed!

Individual tuition is also available which is discussed beforehand and tailored to the needs of the student.

Please email Emma for dates for day, weekend or week long courses.

Residential or non residential available.

[email protected]


The English Riviera at artist home studio


 New course for 2024

2 days (non residential)

25 and 26 April

£250 Includes lunch and materials

(min 3 max 5 guests)

A new two day course where you will learn to paint in acrylics using contemporary impressionist techniques.

Suitable for all abilities from beginners to advanced in a friendly and relaxed home studio environment in artist Emma’s house in Torbay.

There will be many tips and ideas given throughout the day to help you achieve success with your painting, exploring colour and how to portray light and movement in your painting like the impressionists.

As this course is run for a very small groups lots of individual tuition is available if you would like it.

Emma has been professionally painting coaching and teaching art and artists for 27 years.

Please call 07786 810277 or email [email protected]



Highwell Estate, near Bantham, Devon


Highwell Estate near Bantham Devon

Includes lunch and some materials


(Max 16 people)

A relaxing day course where you are invited to paint and sketch using a variety of techniques and a chance to really connect with your unique creativity and your own natural flow.

Hosted by Emma and Clare at Highwell in Churchstow, near Bantham on Clare’s luxury secluded 5 acre estate with stunning gardens, re-wilded meadows, natural woodlands and 5 mins to the sea.

Creativity is a fantastic way to tune into yourself and part of the day will be spent it silence after exploring the beautiful Highwell grounds and area.

 The grounds provide many beautiful special little spots to work  privately and take in a single flower or to take in a much larger view or work in a small group should you wish.

You will be invited to sketch and paint after learning some helpful techniques with demonstrations from Emma Carter Bromfield, Burgh Island Artist, an experienced art tutor who loves to encourage freedom of creativity and the benefits of a mindful practice.


Individual Tuition 

Individual tuition is available throughout the year, tailored to your needs and timescale.

£195 per day to include materials and lunch. 10 til 3.30pm (non residential)

Gift vouchers available…this makes a fab present!


Schools/ Colleges/ Corporations 

For school, college or corporate class enquiries please email. I have full DBS certificate and am an experienced trainer, of young, old or demotivated at work!



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Island Artist Art Experience Day on Burgh Island…


17 Oct 2024

5 Nov 2024

4 December 2024


A special day tailored to bring out your artistic creative juices on the beautiful inspirational Burgh Island at The Burgh Island Hotel.

Small groups ensure lots of individual attention in a relaxed and stunning environment on location at Burgh Island’s beauty spots during good weather or based in the hotel. The island’s unique magic is inspiring throughout all the seasons.

Some materials, coffee and lunch will be included and will be served in The Burgh Island Hotel.


Island Artist Emma Carter Bromfield will not only help you create a wonderful work of art to take home but will keep you entertained with stories of her 45 year span of island life, island legends, and life as an artist and at times artist recluse…

Students welcome of all abilities, from beginner to advanced.

Individual Island Artist tuition sessions are also available.


£130 to include lunch and some materials.

Please book early as limited places.


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