Tag Archives: North Devon AONB

Westward Ho! slow-down-look-out

mild, grey with cloud and yet warm sudden quiet rhythm of the ocean. warmth on the back of my neck no cars, just a few peaceful holiday makers. I walk along the edge of land and ocean; the surfaced track … Continue reading

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low tide

Early in April we visited Fremington Quay near Barnstaple. Fremington used to be a thriving port and was the home of the famous Fishley Pottery. The geology here is amazing, with many coloured earth pigments in layers on the cliff … Continue reading

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Winds of Change

The Northam Burrows project is now over, and new ones are already under way. I will continue to publish news and brief announcements of any current activities. For the latest news, please keep checking out this blog, or my Facebook Page (LINDA GORDON: art, nature … Continue reading

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Local Connections

This blog was started as a part of a small local event: the Essential Nature Art Walks, which took place back in June in the beautiful and fascinating area of the North Devon Coast. Even though  this may not be your locality, … Continue reading

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ART WALK – 28.6.10

Toeing The Line ! I traced a line out to sea with a stick. OK, it might not sound like a very big deal artistically, but bear in mind (1 ) it was a homage to Richard Long, ( 2) … Continue reading

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Movement on the Edge

Here is a glimpse of Michelle’s movement within the dance of grass, sand, boulders, sea and sky. Video clip by Pauline Dyer.  (Click the small screen!) Essential Nature: ArtWalking in North Devon

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Words from the Walks

On the third walk  (June 26th) it was a hot sunny day, with almost no cloud and hardly any air movement. Unusual for this exposed piece of land that is open to the elements and the Atlantic Ocean. We walked … Continue reading

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Art Walk Memories

Some lovely pictures – from Rachel Foster, including one of a pendant she made from a found pebble. A multitude of vibrant kites, dancing in the wind Skylarks singing, perfect day Shifting sand Sand swept into contours Have we managed … Continue reading

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breathtaking, moving, memorable

The walk on June 12 was Linda’s first walk but felt like she had been doing it for months and years. It was an extraordinarily beautiful day – brilliant sunshine and a stiff northerly breeze that kept us all awake … Continue reading

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sky, stone, sand, sea

Second walk, June 18th – it was another sunny day – hotter than last time. The atmosphere was slightly hazy, and the breeze from the west was softer, warmer. Each time I come I am becoming more aware of these subtle … Continue reading

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