Tag: Drawn to the Valley

Autumn Trees at Pentillie

Artist’s Drawing Day

Yesterday found me at an artist’s drawing day organised by Drawn to the Valley at Pentillie, a castle and estate near Saltash in Cornwall. It is about half an hour from home and I love drawing days. It was glorious autumn weather and I wandered through the lime walk and down to the walled garden. The trees were […]

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Devon Great Consols Mine

Tamar Valley – a mining landscape

At the beginning of the week I went on a walk along the Tamar Trails organized by Drawn to the Valley. We walked up to Devon Great Consols, the old Copper and Arsenic Mine, part of the world heritage site.  Mostly the ruins of mines round here have sunk into woodland, you are hardly aware of them […]

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