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                                         2016 1st Prize

          £1000.00 and a feature in Plein Air Magazine   

A Brush with the Broads 2016

A Brush with the Broads is a non-profit making event

Its aims are:

Inspiring ............. each other; whether amateur or professional

Educating........... through demonstrations and workshops

Socialising ......... having fun, sharing experiences

Competing .......... for painting Prizes  including £1000.00 Cash

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so far

ABWTB15  WINNER   2015 ➜

Mo Teeuw IEA


Haidee-Jo Summers AROI

Louise Bougourd   

Lea Nixon    

Jennifer Sendall


Funding from Great Yarmouth Tourism and Busness Improvement Area has helped bring you A Brush with the Broads. The GYTBIA uses money raised from a business improvement levy to raise the profile of the area, increase the numvber of people visiting and staying, improve the vistor experience and increae repeat visits, encourage people to stay longer and to vist more attractions and to provise incentives and oppoartunities to spend more in local businesses


A great new En plein air Painting Festival came to
       "Britain's Magical Waterland" the Broads  in 2014.
                 The 1st 4 Day Plein Air Painting Festival in the United Kingdom

Deep foundations were set down for an artistic legacy in the Broads that we should be proud of and now the plan to bring contemporary artists from around the world to paint in the footprints of John Crome, John Sell Cotman, Henry Bright and laterly Edward Seago, worked so well artists are coming back for more in September 2015

A BRUSH WITH THE BROADS is a 4 day Plein Air Painting Festival
 based at 5* Clippesby Hall near Acle
Competitions take place throughout, ending with a major exhibition  of paintings for sale on
the final evening at Hunters Yard  Horsefen Road Ludham Norfolk NR29 5QG
The event is non profit making self funding; sponsorship is  sought from local, national and international companies, for prizes, workshops and informative speakers.

If you are interested in being involved in any capacity please
 e mail from the contact page and we will get back to you.