Lynher Valley Art

Lynher Valley Art Trail Open Studios 2014

Art & Craft Trail

2nd and 3rd August 2014

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painting painting

Open Studios 10am - 6pm

Come and join us for a day in this beautiful valley on the edge of Bodmin Moor, between Launceston and Liskeard.
Paintings, patchwork, willow crafts, pottery and painted reliefs
will be on display, and you will be able to talk to the artists/makers.
Tea, coffee, cakes, cream teas and farmhouse lunches
will be available.

Please scroll down for details and how to contact us.


The Trail


A circular route follows footpaths and quiet roads linking the open studios, following the valley along the river Lynher with great views to Bodmin Moor.
Join our guided walk or walk self-guided.

Distance: approximately 11 miles/18 km, or plan your own walk to visit just a few venues. Scroll down for the link to the route map.


Guided walk: 11 miles

Sunday 3rd August, starting at 10am

at Cornish Willow, Treovis Cross Farm, near Upton Cross. Cars may be left here for the day, or at leave a car at Landreyne Studio and car-share to the start.

See a location map for the start >


Book you place on the guided walk: Places will be limited, so please email or phone; contact details are at the bottom of this page.

Lunch: remember to book a farmhouse lunch (it's half-way on the guided walk route) or bring your own packed lunch, and please carry water with you.


Self-guided: walk self-guided with your own map. Please start at Cornish Willow, or at Landreyne Studio where cars may be left for the day - details below.


Walk Route: guided or self-guided click here for the route map >




Start at any point, but if you wish to leave a car for the day please start at Cornish Willow or at Landreyne Studio - details below. Please see our suggested route on this google map.

See the route map >



Start at any of the studios. Please see our suggested route on this google map.

See the route map >

All studios have some parking and facilities; please see studio details below.




Tea, coffee and home-made cakes all day at Dragonfly Tearoom, which is on our route.

Farmhouse Lunches
& Cream Teas - Sunday only

For lunches at Lynher Farm, please pre-book by contacting Pamela, telephone 01566 782273. Also cream teas here in the garden throughout the afternoon. Both only on Sunday 3rd August.

see a location map >


Farmhouse Bed & Breakfast

Please see our places to stay pages >


Art and Craft Open Studios


Jill Goodman


Cornish Willow

oil painting





oil paintings

Visit Jill's studio, then follow her woodland walk to see the views across the Lynher Valley to Bodmin Moor, the landscape that inspires her work.


Landreyne Studio, near Coads Green

see a map >



willow crafts and baskets


willow craft & baskets

At Carol's workshop you will see some of the stages in the the basket-making process, as well as completed baskets and a range of willow crafts.


Cornish Willow, Treovis Cross Farm, near Upton Cross

see a map>

Dragonfly Patchwork


Pete Bousfield

more >

patchwork & quilting crafts

A range of Sue's patchwork, quilts and crafts, as well as needlework supplies, will be on display.


Netherton, Rilla Mill

see a map >



painted relief

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painted reliefs

A series of works inspired by St. Torney’s Well, which is situated close to the river Lynher near North Hill, and the earth energy line that runs through it.


Middlewood, near North Hill

see a map >

Roseland Mews Studio


Paul Mallett



art & craft courses

This studio is not on our trail - a little too far away - but there will be programme of the many and varied courses available, as well as work for sale, at the Cornish Willow venue.


Roseland, Liskeard

see a map >




acrylic paintings and cards

Paul's acrylic paintings and cards are of Cornish landscapes that you may well recognise.


Landale, near Coads Green

see a map>






Reza makes pottery that is both useful and beautiful, blending influences from Persia, Europe and the United States.


Briarmead, North Hill


Park in the Racehorse Inn car park, nearby.

see a map>



art and craft for sale

Art and crafts be on display and available to buy. If you wish to make a purchase this can be left at the studios for you to collect at your convenience.






If you have a query please contact us:


Carol: 01566 782626 or email


Jill: 01566 782573 or email


To book your place on the guided walk, contact Jill.

For farmhouse lunches please contact Pamela: 01566 782273



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