Break with Paul Nicholls 2014
We are delighted that Mithian artist
Paul Nicholls will be hosting a five night Painting Break at Rose in Vale in
2014, from Sunday 28th September.
Paul studied at Epsom, Portsmouth
and Brighton Colleges of Art, and was a Teacher and Head Teacher in Cornwall
for 34 years before painting full time from 2006. Based in Mithian, he
makes driftwood constructions and paints a wide variety of subjects, often with
an affinity toward the sea, figures and landscapes. He is represented by
the Lander Gallery, Truro and has been a member of the Newlyn Society of
Artists since 1973. His work is in the public collection of the Royal
Cornwall Museum, Truro.
Paul was a prize winner in an
international competition sponsored by the Arts Council and the Barclays
Premiership in 2007. Recently he has had exhibitions in Exeter; Plough
Arts Centre, Torrington; Highwayman's Gallery, Bury St Edmunds and
Falmouth Art Gallery. He holds an annual exhibition here in Mithian at
the beginning of June. His sculpture is on display at the Olympic Sailing
Centre in Weymouth.
The Painting Break will consist of a
series of workshops at various locations around Cornwall, including a day
painting at Falmouth Art Gallery. There is even a cartoon workshop
The Painting Break runs for five
nights, staying at the Rose in Vale Hotel, and will include breakfast and
dinner on each day, with personal tuition from Paul.
Paul says he is looking forward with
great enthusiasm to running the Painting Break for Rose in Vale. His
knowledge of local subjects and his interest in different techniques, plus his
passion for individual development will make this experience useful for the
self-development of the participants. "It will never be just a 'copy
me' exercise. I want to nurture individual talent and develop confidence
to take away lasting memories of a very special time in this part of
Price includes: Personal daily tuition, welcome drinks reception, dinner, bed
and breakfast for 5 nights and VAT. Price does not include: Transport to
Painting Venue. Guests are required to arrange their own transport in
their own vehicles please, with car share on location a popular option.
Call our friendly booking team for more information.
Autumn Break in Cornwall
Summer tourists have left and now autumn colours are gilding Cornwall's countryside and famous gardens. Make the most of it with a night's stay with dinner and breakfast for £65 per person per night (saving £40) when two people share for a minimum of two nights from September 23rd until October 31st.
Wine Makers Supper Saturday 1st November 2014
A Grand Tour of Europe
Join us for this very popular evening, hosted by a renowned wine maker. A sumptuous supper is accompanied by fine wines to match each course. Due to the popularity of this evening, availability is limited, so we would advise booking as soon as possible.
Terms are per room and include dinner, wine flights, accommodation and breakfast. Why not make a weekend of it and stay an additional night?
Autumn and Winter Breaks at Rose in ValeRose in Vale is a very special place for a short break this Autumn
and Winter. You can enjoy the peace and tranquility of our retreat in
Cornwall, whilst being ideally placed to go and visit some of the finest
places in Cornwall, knowing that you can come back home and relax.
From 1st October 2014 through to 31st March 2015, you can enjoy a
short break with us inclusive of dinner, accommodation and full English
Breakfast for only £65.00 per person, per night for a standard room,
with upgrades available.
This rate applies to a minimum of 2 nights stay but you can stay as
long as you wish!, however it is not available for Christmas, Twixmas
and New Year.
Christmas Celebrations at Rose in Vale
Christmas celebrations at Rose in Vale are very special. We offer a
real Country House Christmas with a cosy home-from-home feel. Roaring
log fires, fabulous food and the best of Cornish hospitality mean that
you can relax in comfort and enjoy a proper, traditional Christmas
The Rose in Vale does not accommodate children under 12 years of age,
either staying in the hotel, nor for lunch on Christmas Day, and
therefore we can guarantee a truly peaceful and relaxing festive break.
Christmas at Rose in Vale begins with a warm welcome on Wednesday
24th December. Afternoon tea with mince pies will be served in our cosy
lounge, with a chance to meet your fellow guests. In the evening there
will be Christmas carols and mulled wine around the log fire before a
delicious three course dinner in our Valley Restaurant.
There are plenty of board games and we always have a jigsaw “on the go” to complete over the festive period.
Christmas Day itself commences with a Bucks Fizz Breakfast, then a
chance to open your presents before a Champagne Reception at noon. At
1.00pm we serve a wonderful 6 course traditional Christmas lunch, with
various options for those who would like to try something different.
Afternoon tea with Christmas cake is served at 4.00pm and there is a
delicious cold buffet dinner in the evening.
A late, leisurely breakfast will be available on Boxing Day morning.
There is then the ideal opportunity to see some of the surrounding area
and we have several walks which start and end in the hotel grounds, or
you may like to visit one of the Cornish gardens which are open on
Boxing Day. After your day out, you can return to the open fires and
afternoon tea, with one of Sara’s Christmas quizzes, finishing off the
day with a full 3 course dinner.
A choice of full English or continental breakfast will be served on
the morning of the 27th December, to set you up for your journey home.
Twixmas Breaks at Rose in Vale