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Posted by Karen Hadfield
12 February, 2017

artist-in-residence programme 2017/2018

We have just finalised dates for our SEPTEMBER 2017  TO MAY 2018 artist-in-residence programme. We have a special Film and Moving Image Programme in Partnership with Alchemy Film and Arts so please visit the website for details. RESIDENCY 1 SEPTEMBER 14 – OCTOBER 11 – open to all disciplines RESIDENCIES 2 AND 3 ...

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Posted by Karen Hadfield
13 March, 2015

news in march 2015

    Time to talk all things Tissardmine. Project 1: Last year we began to build our own community centre. With the help of funds from various sources including foreign NGO’s and surplus funds from the Friends of  Tissardmine that were collected to pay for the new solar pump for ...

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Posted by Karen Hadfield
22 July, 2014

News from the cafe June/July

Main news…discounts available for our writing retreats with Linda Cracknell, October 25 – November 02 and Jan Cornall November 06 – 18. These retreats include stays in Fes, Marrakech and Tissardmine and if that doesn’t inspire you enough then maybe the work of our two leaders will www.lindacracknell.com or www.writersjourney.com.au see our retreat pages ...

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Posted by Karen Hadfield
27 May, 2014

April/May News

Where did the time go? The desert days are stretching out but time seems to still race away.  With all the comings and goings of the incredibly talented people who have visited our place, we have been super busy and blessed… BOTSO becomes SOTSO. The Brunswick Old Timers String Orchestra came ...

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Posted by Karen Hadfield
03 April, 2014

February and March news…

There are some birds that have started to appear at Tissardmine – they are quite small and with a tail like a swallow (I am not a bird expert!) They come inside the house and bunker down each night for about three nights… Apparently when they arrive it means rain ...

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Posted by Karen Hadfield
12 November, 2013

October Artist-inResidence wrap up…

  Four artists drove from Fes and arrived at Tissardmine with ideas and projects to fulfil. three days later a fifth arrived with her cat and the party was complete, 2 Moroccans, one Australian, an American, a Japanese and a cat from Marrakech. For the following 24 days, they painted, ...

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Posted by Karen Hadfield
15 September, 2013

September News…

  I am so happy to be back at Tissardmine and preparing for a full house for the next few weeks…the journey was extraordinary to say the least and included thunderstorms and flash floods across the road on the route over the middle atlas mountains…but we made it and it ...

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