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Art Exhibition, Sat 4 - Sun 26 Nov 2017, free entry


Robert E Fuller Christmas Exhibition “Winter Wildlife: an artist’s perspective”
at the Robert Fuller Gallery, Thixendale.

Opening times: Weekday 9.30am-4.30pm Weekends 10.30am-4.30pm. Free admission.

See paintings, prints, video and photographs at this new art exhibition designed to celebrate the stark beauty of the countryside in winter.

Acclaimed Yorkshire wildlife artist Robert E Fuller, whose work regularly features on TV, spent hours trudging through deep snow drifts and facing icy-blasts to photograph wild creatures against a winter-white backdrop.

The results are breathtakingly beautiful scenes of geese taking off from a frozen pond, hares warming in the winter sun, and red foxes and squirrels posing against frosted white.

There will also be the opportunity to see inside Robert Fuller’s studio, where his photographic and video research will be on display.

And you can to gain further an insight into this artist’s creative process by watching his many screens relaying live images from cameras hidden in the surrounding countryside.

Tuck into a mince pie and a glass of mulled wine as you browse this beautiful beamed gallery situated in the stunning Yorkshire Wolds landscape or wrap up warm and join a selection of falconry, birdwatching or guided walks that accompany this event.

ACCOMPANYING EVENTS – Book tickets on-line or by phone 01759 368355.

Robert E Fuller Talk & Slideshow: From Wildlife photographs to Wildlife Paintings Sat 18th Nov 7.30pm Tickets £12. This acclaimed wildlife artist talks about his personal journey from the inspirational flash of a kingfisher, through months of research, to the finished painting.

Birdwatching Safaris:
Birds of Millington Sat 11th Nov 10am-12 noon. Tickets: £10. Join expert ornithologist Michael Flowers for this walk around this stunning Yorkshire Wolds valley to see its rich birdlife.

Winter Migrants Fri 24th Nov 10am-12 noon Tickets: Adults £10. Our expert birdwatcher Jack Ashton-Booth takes you on a walk around the gallery to spot unusual migrating birds.

Birds of Thixendale Sun 26th Nov 10am-12 noon Tickets: £10 Join expert birdwatcher Michael Flowers to see birds as they feed up for winter in this stunning Yorkshire Wolds valley.

Red Kite Safaris: Sat 11th Nov 2pm-4.30pm & Sun 26th Nov Tickets: £10. See red kites swoop and swirl as they come in to roost with our expert guide Michael Flowers or, on Fri 24th Nov 2pm-4.30pm, see the same roost with expert ornithologist Jack Ashton-Booth.
Falconry: Sun 5th Nov, Sun 12th Nov, Sun 19th Nov & Sun 26th Nov: 10am-11.30am Kids! Fly a Falcon Tickets: Adults £7 Kids £5. Handle birds of prey and learn all about how they survive in the wild at this fun family event.

About Robert E Fuller: Wildlife artist Robert E Fuller is known for the depth of research behind his highly-detailed paintings. He regularly appears on TV to talk about the animals he watches.

About the venue: The Robert Fuller Gallery is located in elegantly restored farm buildings deep in the Yorkshire Wolds landscape. To find it, follow a series of brown signs from all roads leading to or from Thixendale, YO17 9LS. Entry is free and there is disabled access. Refreshments are served during exhibtions.

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 4 - Sun 26 Nov 2017


Free entry


Robert E Fuller

01759 368355


Fotherdale Farm, Thixenda,
YO17 9LS



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