Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat

Co. Cork, Ireland


Details
Year Round

Retreat

TUITION / COST:Contact Sue for individual retreat and workshop retreat rates
SCHOLARSHIP:None Available

CONTACT: Sue Booth-Forbes
PHONE: +353 (0)27 74441
EMAIL: anamcararetreat@gmail.com
WEBSITE: http://www.anamcararetreat.com

On a hillside between Coulagh Bay and Mishkish on the Kealincha River rests Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat, a tranquil spot set apart to nurture and to provide sanctuary for those seriously engaged in enhancing their creative skills. Whether you retreat to work on your own project or as part of a workshop group, you will find support, creature comforts, and peace – all you need to do your best work.

Director Sue Booth-Forbes, an experienced writer and editor who began her editing career at Cambridge University Press, creates an ambiance and a daily schedule that will help you concentrate your energies on your artistic endeavor. She is also available to offer editorial advice and support.

An all-inclusive residential retreat, Anam Cara offers private and common working rooms, a conservtory studio, a hot tub, and a sauna as well as five acres made up of 2 km. of walking paths; thirty-four, quiet nooks and crannies; a sod-covered meditation hut, formal and vegetable gardens, a labyrinth meadow, and a duck pond with resident ducks and free-range hens.


Faculty

Featured Writers Include:

The focus of the workshop retreats vary from year to year, and the leaders of the workshops are chosen for their experience and expertise. Each year, the schedule for the following year can be found in late November at http://www.anamcararetreat.com/workshops.html


Genres

Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Children's literature


Location

Eyeries
Beara
Co. Cork
Ireland
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Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat

On a hillside between Coulagh Bay and Mishkish on the Kealincha River rests Anam Cara Writer's and Artist's Retreat, a tranquil spot set apart to nurture and to provide sanctuary for those seriously engaged in enhancing their creative skills. Whether you retreat to work on your own project or as part of a workshop group, you will find support, creature comforts, and peace – all you need to do your best work.

An all-inclusive residential retreat, Anam Cara offers private and common working rooms as well as five acres of walking paths, quiet nooks and crannies, gardens, and meadows.