Learn about my art and life, helping on my property in a beautiful valley in Ireland

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Ireland

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    19/10/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    I am an artist I paint landscapes oil on canvas, my art extends into the garden.i have two gardens a vegetable garden and an ornamental one. Me and my partner Stephanie who lives in her own house next door were in woof Ireland for years. now she is working so I am doing this on my own.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    It is an opportunity to be grounded in nature and experience another lifestyle
    Of benefit or interest to the traveller is to experience where food comes from, and being in nature.
    How water is heated from solar and wood and electricity from the water turbine and solar panels
    You can have a hot shower every day if you wish. If there is no sun we light the stove and heat the water.
    NOTICE This is not an oil fired central heating environment.
    I can take you sea fishing in my boat May to Sept. I also do Irish set dancing which you can try out , That's on hold now due to the bug. Basically I wish to show you a degree of self sufficiency , living close to nature and more importantly breathing techniques and meditation
    I can show you art , painting and composition.
    If you have read down this far use the words energetic experience when you apply.

  • Help

    Help

    I need help in the vegetable garden transplanting, weeding etc. I need help in the ornamental garden cutting grass clipping hedges tidying up and so on. The tasks jobs are not difficult just time consuming. I usually move the jobs around so you don't get bored doing the same thing all day.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    I used to work as a language instructor, I can help you with English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accommodation is in a small guest house next to the main house, there is room upstairs for 2 people sharing.
    There is no heating in the guest house at the moment, I will build a rocket mass heater there later.
    All meals are included and in the main house which you have access to all the time

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    I have been a member of woof Ireland with my partner Stephanie for many years so I am used to keeping helpers minding them and making sure they have good experiences while here.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Our internet connection is good but not for an online school we learned and not for your work

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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