Art on the East Devon Way

  • Capturing The Sun: 3 month pinhole camera construction

    2 June 2018

    Work with photographer Justin Quinnell to create and install your own 'solargraph' pinhole camera on Fire Beacon Hill. The cameras will remain here for 3 months, after which we will meet again at THG...

  • Read (to) the Trees

    16 June 2018

    To celebrate 25 years of the EDW, get to know the local trees by reading aloud to them and observing how they respond - write or draw your findings! With artist Gabby Hoad and Forestry Commission...

  • Sharing Space with Nightjars

    23 June 2018

    As dusk falls learn the art of Field Sensing, a slow-walking practice that invites us to slow down and heighten our senses leading into an experience of the mystical territorial call of nightjars and...

  • Investigative Drawing Workshop

    27 July 2018

    Work with artist Angus Rutherford to explore different ways of creating a panoramic drawing using inks and a variety of tools. Meet at THG and travel to Musbury Hill Fort where we'll walk up to the...

  • Art on the East Devon Way - Heath Day

    29 July 2018

    To celebrate 25 years of the EDW, join us atWoodbury Castle as part of Heath Day. Come and make your own monoprints, cyanotypes or take a family portrait using our camera obscura. Price: free Time:...

  • Tracing The Light

    4 August 2018

    As part of Heath Week and to celebrate 25 years of teh EDW, join us for this free drop-in workshop at Woodbury Castle. Helped by artist Sam White, climb into a camera obscura to trace what you see....

  • Family Pin-hole Camera Workshop

    7 August 2018

    Make your own pin-hole camera with artist Justin Quinnell. Load the camera with light-sensitive photographic paper and find an interesting part of Sidbury to capture. Returning to the darkroom you'll...

  • Turn (the) Leaves

    8 August 2018

    Work with artist Gabby Hoad and get to know the trees on Woodbury Common by reading aloud to them and observing how they respond. Write or draw your findings to share with others. Choose from a range...

  • Low Vision Tactile Painting

    12 September 2018

    Inspired by Colyton and the East Devon Way, create your own colourful and tactile painting with artist Barrie Goodfellow. This workshop is open to anyone but is particularly suited for those with...

  • Forest Tunnel Book Workshop

    15 September 2018

    Explore Harpford Woods with forester John Wilding and then make your own theatrical 3D tunnel book inspired by the creatures and trees with artist Joseph Priestley. Hot drinks will be available but...

  • Low Vision Tactile Painting

    21 September 2018

    Come and see the exhibition at THG celebrating 25 years of the East Devon Way, and use this inspiration to create your own colourful and tactile artwork, with painter Barrie Goodfellow. This workshop...

  • Pebbles in my Pocket

    22 September 2018

    Join writers Janis Lane and Phil Whitehead to explore the pebblebed of a stream from 300million years ago alongside two literary themes: the multi-layered fairytale Hansel and Gretel and the inner...

  • Harpford Woods Family Treasure Hunt

    22 September 2018

    Celebrate 25 years of the EDW by joining us for an exploration of Harpford Woods using our artist-designed treasure map full of clues. The maps can be bought from THG or East Devon AONB from August...

  • Lyme in Dark Glass Painting Workshop

    6 October 2018

    Join artist Jenny Mellings at the Lyme Regis Museum for a day of painting with natural pigments and exploring pre-photography methods of capturing the landscape used by painters (like the Claude...