‘Out across the Common’

‘Out across the Common’

The lad and myself are out for an early morning ramble out across Woodbury Common with our sketch books in our rucksacks. The colours on the Common today are much more Autumnal and Clinton Estates has the cattle out browsing. We sit in the sun sketching, looking out...
‘Speed the Plough’

‘Speed the Plough’

Mrs W and I set off on one of our favourite strolls – up the Otter Estuary from the white bridge and along the clifftops towards Sidmouth. The sun was out, but a easterly breeze kept our jumpers on and we were pleased we had a flask of tea with us. In the fields...
‘Through the trees to the Otter’

‘Through the trees to the Otter’

Mrs W and I have slipped away again for a day out in East Devon, lunch stashed in our rucksack. Parking at the White Bridge just out of Budleigh, heading up the Otter Estuary and then along the cliffs seeing how far we’ll get. After the hot settled weather it...
‘Frosty Day in the Otter Estuary’

‘Frosty Day in the Otter Estuary’

A cold day today, with a hard frost and not many people about. All the colours seem a little bleached out, as we walk along the sea front at Budleigh, heading along towards the Otter Estuary. There are a lot of birds all huddled together and several waders poking...
‘Down at the River Otter with a stick’

‘Down at the River Otter with a stick’

Sunshine and showers today, the little lad has his stripy coat on to keep out the chilly wind. We have come down to Budleigh Salterton for a stroll (with the usual effort it takes us to get out of the house these days!) However here we are enjoying throwing stones...

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