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Set alongside original works by Coplestone Warre Bampfylde (1720-1791), Hestercombe’s former owner, Most Admirably Improved by Art brings together four female contemporary artists Charlotte Hodes, Rebecca Partridge, Kelly Richardson and Fiona Hingston.
Coinciding with Bampfylde 300, the celebrations of the tercentenary of Coplestone Warre Bampfylde (1720 - 1791), A Gentleman of Taste is a year-long exhibition presented by Hestercombe Gallery at Hestercombe Gardens, and explores the many themes running through the life and work of Hestercombe's former owner.
£2 – £3
*Please note that unfortunately due to circumstances out of our control, the Hestercombe Plant Fair has been postponed until 2021*Check back during the summer for the revised date.
*Please note, this event is due to be rescheduled due to coronavirus*Learn how to four unique beeswax wraps of different sizes at one of our evening workshops.Take them home to improve your sustainable living and reduce your single-use plastic usage.
Come and see Hestercombe dressed for a wedding. To help you visualise your wedding day we will be decorating our venues with the help of selected exhibitors, so come along and ignite your creativity and get your 'wedmin' planning well and truly underway.
*Please note, this event will be rescheduled due to coronavirus*Join our Spring Watercolour Workshop at Hestercombe, and learn the techniques and skills to paint scenes from the beautiful gardens.Suitable for beginners.
Follow our fun trail for May Half Term, Coplestone and the Charcoal Creations Trail.Create charcoal rubbings from hidden plaques dotted around the Hestercombe gardens.
Join Nichola from Boo Cottage Botanicals for a hands-on Soap Making Workshop.Learn about the creative and scientific techniques involved in the process while you make a batch of cold-pressed natural soap to take home.
Visit an NGS Open Day at Hestercombe in 2020 on Tuesday 3rd March and Tuesday 2nd June, and explore our heritage gardens with share of proceeds donated to the NGS.