“The solitary nature of this residency, while initially daunting, makes Hewnoaks a nurturing space for experimentation and growth. There is no outside pressure to influence choices in the studio — there is just you, your work, a massive lake, and a small, supportive group of artists.”


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Give artists time and space to create within a
natural, rustic environment.

Establish an artist colony that honors the Volk
family tradition.

Preserve the land and buildings of Hewnoaks.

Engage the local community.