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Nature Notes - creative writing explorations with Chris Waters

A series of 3 online sessions on Friday evenings. With Devon-based poet & tutor Chris Waters.

The sessions are open to all and you don’t need to have experience.  More info

Apr 16th + May 7th + Jun 4th

19:00 - 21:00 

£45

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Hospiscare Open Gardens

Take a relaxing stroll around a garden planted 3 years ago, a traditional goyle and a young agro-forest.  Sculptures.  Refreshments.  Cake sale.  Plant sale.  More info

Sat 22nd - Sun 23rd May

12:00 - 17:00 

£donations

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Foraging & Preserving (N.B. see separate autumn weekend)

Explore what we can safely forage in hedgerows then preserve these foods.  May include cordial, jams, birch-tapping, smoking, herbal teas & tinctures. Camp by the agroforest. 2 tutors.  More info

Fri 28th - Sun 30th May

19:30 - 16:00

£190 / w/e

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Life Drawing

Untutored session with life model.  A2 drawing boards and some easels are available. 

Please bring your own paper and materials.  Includes light lunch afterwards.  More info

Fri 11th June

10:15 - 13:15 

£20

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Topic TBC

An opportunity for personal development.  Delivered via Zoom and using breakout rooms for small group conversation. Please reserve your place online. More info

Fri 2nd July

9:30 - 11:00

Free

warm life drawing studio lots of natural light

Life Drawing

Untutored session with life model.  A2 drawing boards and some easels are available. 

Please bring your own paper and materials.  Includes light lunch afterwards.  More info

Fri 9th July

10:00 - 13:00 

£20

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Nature-inspired mark-making with artist painter Lisa Parkyn

Process-led with a curious, playful approach. Connect with nature and activate your senses during a short walk. Then explore mark-making with natural pigments. Includes lunch and materials.  More info

Sat 24th July

10:00 - 17:00 

£85

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Root & Branch - lines. Creative writing with Chris Waters

A day of creative writing inspired by trees, with poet tutor Chris Waters.  Working from a studio with lovely views of nature, and some short, gentle walks.  Lunch included.  Bring a notebook.  More info

Sun 25th July

10:00 - 16:00 

£85

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Play with Clay - sculpt a twisted figure

A fun session aimed at anyone, particularly beginners.  Includes all materials, tools, tuition, life model, lunches, refreshments.  This course can also be run at other dates to suit your group.  More info

Tue 27th - Wed 28th July

10:00 - 17:00

£140

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Maps, Caskets & Kists

Using the creative art of map-making to orientate and deepen our conversations with ourselves and others  Includes refreshments, 2 light lunches and materials.  More info

Autumn 2021  Fri - Sun TBC

18:00 - 16:00

£150

foraging for teas and preserving berries

Foraging & Preserving (N.B. see separate May weekend)

Explore what we can safely forage in hedgerows then preserve these foods.  May include cordial, jams, birch-tapping, smoking, herbal teas & tinctures. Camp by the agroforest. 2 tutors.  More info

Fri 3rd - Sun 5th Sep

19:30 - 16:00

£190 / w/e

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Gestalt, Mindfulness & Creativity

A weekend immersive retreat that will enhance your sense of self in the present, build awareness further and thus enable more contact in conversations with self and clients.  More info

Fri 1st - Sun 3rd Oct

13:00 - 16:00

£480

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Stitching the Land using natural dyes and found objects

Tutored by Alice Fox with an emphasis on hand stitch.  Alice exhibits internationally and is a member of the Society of Designer Craftsmen.  SOLD OUT.  More info

Fri 22nd - Sun 24th Oct

10:00 - 17:00

£260

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From Figurative To Abstract - sculpture with Lucianne Lassalle

1 day with a life model, sketching in charcoal and clay. 3 days abstracting. Deposit  £150.  More info  Course full though please connect via 'enquire' button to go on the waiting list.

Mon 8th - Thur 11th Nov

10:00 - 17:00

£410

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Matt Woosey - acoustic blues / rock

British blues/rock singer/songwriter will be back from his Black Forest home for a special acoustic gig.  "Very, very good indeed!" Paul Jones, BBC Radio 2.  More info

Sat 4th Dec TBC

20:00 - 22:00

£16