Monthly Archives: August 2019

Dunsford School Workshops

August 7, 2019

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14 children enjoyed a very special THF supported arts experience recently at Dunsford School. Artist Bridget Arnold led a workshop where children worked one-to-one with adults to design and make special flags for the sch...[more]

Bovey Tracey Craft Fair

August 7, 2019

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Supported by funding from THF, Year 12 students from the Art & Design department at South Dartmoor Community College and Atrium Studio School worked with professional screen printer Phil Summerscale during a proje...[more]

Sheldon Festival – 30th Anniversary Project

August 7, 2019

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This is a special year for Shaldon Festival – its 30th anniversary! One of the festival’s missions is to engage young people with high-quality music-making. The Festival decided to commission an ambitious project i...[more]

Kenton School

August 7, 2019

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Artist Cara Roxanne led a very busy workshop at Kenton where pupils made papier-mâché sea creatures for their special end of year performance – Trouble at Sea – that took place at the end of term at Powderham Cas...[more]

Denbury Church

August 7, 2019

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As part of the celebration of the 700th anniversary of the founding of Denbury Church, the village community commissioned a special mosaic sculpture designed and composed by children at Denbury School. working with arti...[more]

THF Bursaries awarded

August 7, 2019

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Trustees of THF have approved 11 new bursaries so far this year, totalling over £3000, to young people in Teignbridge with talents and ambitions in the arts but whose families lack the financial means to help them pursu...[more]

Fundraising update July 2019

August 7, 2019

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The Helen Foundation depends for its success on donations from a wide variety of local sources, including through its collecting pots located in businesses and organisations across Teignbridge.  Trustees are very gratef...[more]

Helen Foundation Awards

August 7, 2019

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Schools traditionally have award ceremonies at this time of year, and trustees of The Helen Foundation were delighted to present the awards, for the young person who has shown best endeavour in the arts, at Dawlish Colle...[more]