Art on the Farm 2020 has been canceled due to the restrictions that are in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The dates for 2021 are available here. We are currently taking registrations for next summer. We look forward to the studios being busy again with our students making art.
Session 1 Arrive: June 28 Depart: July 22, 2021
Session 2 Arrive: July 24 Depart: August 17, 2021
Fees and Payment
Tuition is €5200. Spaces will be reserved upon receipt of both registration form and a €1040 deposit. The balance of the fee is due on March 1st. For registrations made after March 1st, tuition is due in full at the time of registration.
The fee includes registration and tuition fees, accommodation, three nutritious meals per day, all art supplies, use of studio equipment, field trip transportation, room and entrance fees, transportation to and from Dublin airport, use of laundry facility and bed linens.
Spaces are limited to 24 students for each session. Registrations are processed in the order received. Late applicants may reserve a spot on the waiting list with a fully refundable €150 deposit.
Each summer we provide two scholarships for students to attend Art on the Farm. The value of the scholarship is one-half of the total tuition. Scholarship recipients are chosen based on the merit of their artwork. Download the scholarship application here.
All payments must be made in euros. Payment can be made by wire transfer, Visa or MasterCard. Once we have received your application form the person responsible for payment will receive an email with detailed instructions.
Art on the Farm is for students aged 15 to 18 years.
A full refund will be given if a request is received in writing at the Cow House Studios by March 1st. Requests received by April 1st will be given a full refund minus an administrative fee of €990. No refunds are given for cancellations received after April 1st. Once the program has started, no refunds are granted for early voluntary withdrawal, absences or behavioural dismissals (decisions which are at the sole discretion of Cow House Studios). In the event that a class is cancelled by Cow House Studios for whatever reason, all fees will be refunded.
Medical insurance is not included in the program fee. All participants must have medical insurance prior to their arrival in Ireland. Parents should check with their insurance provider to confirm that their child will be covered during international travel.
Travel to and from Ireland
Airfare is not included in the fee. Students must arrive in Dublin airport between 8 am and 1 pm on the first morning of the program, where they will be met and escorted by a Cow House Studios representative. Participants must schedule departures home between 10 am and 2 pm on the last day of the program. If parents would like to pick up their child from Cow House Studios they must do so between 8 pm and 10 pm on the penultimate day of the program.
All students must be in possession of a valid passport and return ticket. Passport must be valid for a minimum of six months from your arrival date in Ireland.