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    Imitation of Nature: F.R. Lee of Barnstaple

    Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon

    Cost: Free

    The only Royal Academist from Barnstaple, F.R. Lee’s work documented the landscapes of Great Britain with particular emotive paintings of his home Devon.   This free exhibition of works will be in our new temporary gallery and will run from 11th November to 18th January 2020.
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    Christmas Decoration Workshop

    Cost: A charge applies

    Inspired by the festive season, create a unique and beautiful ‘Himmeli’ decoration with artist Zoe Curtis. During the day you will design and craft a Christmas wreath and tree decoration in this conscious crafting (sustainable materials) workshop. £15 per person, all materials provided. Wednesday 11th December 10-3pm Please ring the museum to enquire or book […]
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    James Ravilious: An Eye for Life

    Cost: Free, booking required

    AONB project officer Dave Edgecombe has lived and worked on the North Devon coast all his life, using the Beaford Archive he has re-documented key James Ravilious images to highlight the ever changing 170 square kilometres of South West coast, protected as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty for almost 60 years. Join us for […]
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    Wet Plate Photography Experience

    Cost: A charge applies

    Join local photographer Stephen Raff to learn about the techniques and equipment used in this amazing Victorian process. During the day experience the skills needed to produce a beautiful wet plate image to take home. No previous experience required.   £35 per person, all materials included. Thursday 19th March 10am-3pm. Places are limited so please […]