Tag Archives: Northam Burrows

gathering shells, feeling three years old again

Swallows flash through the air with lightning speed, tiny sanderlings skip along the beach. The wind vibrates noisily through the marram grass… nature music, not human. It is sheltered near the ground as I crouch down, though the wind sweeps … Continue reading

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Going Walkabout…

….  and back again! 29th March, 2012. After months of absence over the long dark winter, we are about to start activity again… Hooray!                       Northam Burrows 2011 http://www.essentialnature.org.uk ArtWalking … Continue reading

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Going with the Flow: Indigo Skies

The weather forecast had been terrible and with great reluctance I had to cancel the walking art workshop. Walking in the rain and wind – that’s ok and can be fun and exhilarating – but the creative activities I had … Continue reading

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Acts of Grace on a Monday Morning

Sitting in my bedroom feeling low – the ginger cat rushes upstairs howling, and sits his bare bum on my bare foot. He’s the one I rescued as a kitten 11 years ago, and who shivered silently for a year … 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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Sand Drawings

Time and tide have erased all trace of our activity on Northam Burrows. All that remains are some lovely memories.   http://www.essentialnature.org.uk ArtWalking in North Devon

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Content with Silence

A tidal spiral earthwork that I made a few years ago, at the Skern, just at the tip of Northam Burrows, by Appledore. It is still there, now draped with a thick curtain of luscious green seaweed:  covered and uncovered every single … Continue reading

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Exhibitions

Our work is now on show at the Burrows Centre and at Northam Library. They look very good! Pictures are at the library until 4th September and at the Burrows indefinitely. Here’s a couple of details: It is great to … 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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