Drawing on natural inspiration

Drawing on natural inspiration

Drawing from life is always a challenge, particularly if your subject is an animal that can’t be asked to keep still! How to get around this problem was one of the main themes of our day long drawing workshop at the Wildwood British Wildlife Park earlier in June. Tutor Kristiina Sandoe also covered topics like note taking and mammal¬†anatomy, while...

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Delightful Denge

Delightful Denge

It may not have the most appealing name, but Denge Woods between Chilham and Crundale is one of the most beautiful woodland sites in Kent. That’s why we chose it as the venue for our first photography workshop on May 19th. Participants have been sending us their photos from the day and the results are simply stunning – thanks to...

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The Countryside Snapshot

The Countryside Snapshot

As part of our ‘Wildscape’ launch, on Sunday May 5th, people took part in a unique event. The Countryside Snapshot was a synchronised photograph that took place at all our events that day, designed to capture a snapshot of the Stour Valley landscape. We’d like to thank everyone that took part and submitted their photos to us. Here are just...

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WILDSCAPE was picture perfect

WILDSCAPE was picture perfect

The weather gods smiled on us for both days of the Wildscape launch event. Just over a hundred people took part in the activities, walks and workshops, exploring sites, making art and taking some stunning photos. Toddler’s Cove was full of families enjoying the sun on Sunday May 5th, and we had lots of takers for the Nature Photography Treasure...

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Wild Sites is go!!!

Wild Sites is go!!!

At last it’s here…This weekend sees the launch of the Wild Sites on Your Doorstep project and YOU are invited! Our launch event is called WILDSCAPE – it’s a two day festival of activities and guided walks, on Sunday 5th and Monday 6th May. There’s lots going on – a Nature Photo Treasure Hunt at Whitehall Meadow, Canterbury, Childrens Art...

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