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Essential Nature Walk along the Taw estuary at Fremington Quay

A quiet and peaceful morning walking in congenial company. It is hard to believe that just a generation or two back,  Fremington Quay was the busiest port between Bristol and Land’s End, largely importing coal and exporting ball clay. Not … Continue reading

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Low Tide: Light Footprint

Warm sun through a soft haze pervading the whole area. No wind. A man in a parked car playing the clarinet. As I walk towards the beach, crossing the grassy field of rabbit and sheep droppings and hoof prints I … 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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Labyrinth Pics

Here are some photos from Sunday’s beach labyrinth. I have run out of time trying to join two photos together to get the whole piece in – but  you will get the general idea. It didn’t quite go as I had … Continue reading

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Easter Pebbles

  Walking into the unknown again – this time, at 10 in the morning in a heavy, driving mist covering the whole area. It looks a little brighter out to sea, over the pebble ridge. I am sure things will … Continue reading

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Finding the Place

I have been looking for a place to set out a pebble labyrinth. One look at my category cloud will tell you that the concept of ‘local’ is important to me, both in daily life and in my art practice. … Continue reading

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Earth Dreaming

After weeks of unsettled weather – torrential rain, sun, stormy, mild, cold, hot – it began to brighten up just in time for the opening of the Appledore Visual Arts Festival. Unpredictable weather patterns have long been known to be, … Continue reading

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