Support Us


The Borlase Smart John Wells Trust is a charity whose main aim is to support aspirational and innovative professional artists at all stages of their careers. Please help us achieve this by giving a donation, which you can specify for any of the following:

1.To support our internationally-recognised Porthmeor Artists’ Residency Programme – click here for more information on how to become a Porthmeor Patron or Sponsor, or call 01736 339 338.

2.  To help raise funds for the renovation of Grade II Anchor Studio

3. To assist with the general running costs of the Trust and its studios

If you are interested in finding out more, or would like to donate, please contact the Trust Manager Chris Hibbert on 01736 339339 or email