Tag Archives: Arts

Essential Nature: Walk at Watersmeet

A few memories  from our Essential Nature walk at Watersmeet last Saturday: photo: Pauline Dyer ————- On this lovely September morning We have come together To walk in quiet harmony, Exploring the green heart of the wood; Becoming aware of … Continue reading

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Devon Open Studios at Organic Arts

Equinox. A beautiful and tranquil autumn day at the farm: we enjoyed home-made organic cooking, watching the contented animals, wandering the trail of artworks… down the old railway cutting, between the trees, up and over the lush green fields of … Continue reading

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Here and There: a labyrinth project

The Here and There labyrinth project links Dartington Hall, Devon, and the Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, USA. It was conceived and carried out in collaboration with American labyrinth facilitator and artist, Carol Maurer. Our concept was for two labyrinths, one … Continue reading

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Landscape & Arts Network

It is some time since I have written about the Landscape & Arts Network, of which I am a long-time member. Actually, to my surprise, it’s been over three years, during which time we have all been on many journeys … Continue reading

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Having struggled most of the day with various forms of free video-editing software, and given up in disgust…   I would like to show you a real film –  by a real filmmaker: Voices by emerging experimental filmmaker Jodi  Lee. … Continue reading

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Horsey Island

We walked in this area of reclaimed marshland near Braunton, North Devon, breathing the fresh air, enjoying exhilarating views across the Taw estuary, and fascinating glimpses of wildlife and local history. I was struck by the fact that the system … Continue reading

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Working in the Trees

Cool soft air, a light wind and sun in the treetops. Warm breeze playing around my neck, and I feel complete. A badly sprained left hand makes me more aware than usual of my vulnerability. I am alert, picking my … Continue reading

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Appledore Visual Arts Festival

Appledore Visual Arts Festival: 29th May to 1st  June 2008 The theme this year for the fabulous Appledore Festival in Devon is “Earth”. It will be opened on the evening of Wed. May 28th by Satish Kumar, followed by a screening … Continue reading

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