Art Holidays Scotland
Stunning state-of-the-art studio set amidst the glorious Galloway countryside in South West Scotland

Rusko Studio is a converted Victorian stables situated in the heart of beautiful Dumfries and Galloway offering luxury Art Holidays Scotland.  It is the home of artist and course tutor, Elizabeth Gilbey.  Elizabeth offers five day residential painting courses.  Guests stay in a luxury flat in the renovated stables adjoining the studio.

The area has been favoured by artists for more than a century for its light and especially lush green landscape.  It was discovered by members of Scotland’s renowned Glasgow Boys and Kirkcudbright is a designated Artists’ Town.

Non-painting partners are very welcome and the local area offers magnificent walking, outdoor sports and sightseeing opportunities.  Rusko Studio is in a National Scenic Area, on the edge of The Galloway Forest Park and Cairnsmore of Fleet National Nature Reserve. The area is a designated UNESCO Biosphere and the UK’s first Dark Sky Park. 

See the Local page for things to do in the area.