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It’s official – we are here!

Yesterday saw the official opening of The Gallery at Symondsbury – we welcomed about 175 friends old and new on a bright and breezy afternoon. Sir Philip and Lady Colfox attended at just after noon and Sir Philip opened the space with a speech about the importance of art to people and the landscape. His …

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An invitation from the Lyme Regis Art Society

Uplyme Church Art Exhibition, Friday August 23rd and Saturday 24th Preview and Talk by Phil Clayton (Lyme Bay Arts’ Artistic Director) Artist Afloat! Thursday August 22nd Talk at Uplyme Village Hall 4:00 pm followed by Preview, drinks and canapés in Uplyme Church. Tickets: £10 in aid of Ugandan Charities, Tear Fund and New Hope Uganda …

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“Squares” Exhibition opening

We were very pleased by the turnout for our new group exhibition at the Gallery. We met old friends and artists and some new faces too. The exhibition features 16″ square works in a variety of media, presented with flair as usual when our artistic director Phil Clayton is in charge! (You can see him …

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So long, Lyme – but we’ll be back soon

We’ve been resident in the Langmoor Room since early June, but yesterday was the last day of our summer presence, including a sale in the performance area and a drop-in workshop. And what a finale – it was a beautiful day and the beach and sea were full of happy visitors! Lyme Bay Arts will …

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Monoprinting workshop

Some photos from the recent drop-in workshop at The Lister Room in Lyme Regis. Words by Carolyn King who ran the workshop. The idea behind the ‘drop-in’: To facilitate creativity using basic materials (some of which we have around the home). We used three processes which could be intermixed… easiest first… Painting on perspex (you …

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