Tunnel Mural – how to think in miniature . . .

for more tips and insights look at our Competition Category Themes So when you have your design sheet which needs to be 95cm long and 35cm high thick of it as the tunnel surface in miniature – this is 50 times smaller than reality. In this world you draw a thing the size of a

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Divers under the Sea Wall

Tunnel Mural Competition Judges

we are delighted that Local based International artists Peter Sheridan, David Smith and Liz Wright are our expert Judges.  They will have the task of not only selecting Theme winners and Runners up but also the best design or combined designs to actually be painted in the Tunnel. The Exhibition will show all the submitted

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Sandsfoot Cafe Santa Special Sunday 3rd December


Tunnel Competition Paper

the paper you work on must be 95cm x 35xm because that is 50 times smaller than the real tunnel.  We all need to work at this same size so that the idea can be easily translated into the Tunnel when we paint. At the workshop on the 10th Nov we handed out some free

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Mural Competition

Tunnel Mural Competition Entry Form

Entries to be submitted by Saturday 27th January 2018 and delivered to Tunnel Mural Competition Hand-In desk at Weymouth Library, Great George Street, Weymouth  DT4 8NN between 9am and 4pm.  If you are a group/school/ college/institution submitting several entries please contact to arrange for a special collection. Remember to keep the Judges from knowing

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AGM 2017

Annual General Meeting 6th Nov

ou are invited to the Friends of the Rodwell Trail and Sandsfoot Castle AGM on Monday 6th November at 18:00-20:00. This will be held at The Old Town Hall – Lower Hall, High W St, Weymouth DT4 8JH. There will be a guest speaker and we will also be updated on the Wyke Tunnel mural

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Please go to and Vote online and choose our project for your support clink on this link and also if you can send on to all your lovely friends who may wish to help.  Thank you so much for your support


Tunnel Mural Competition Category Themes

This post is here to start you thinking about designing a Mural to be painted in our Tunnel. The selected pictures are not prescriptive – none of these images are there to say “do it like this” they are to encourage a widening of sources for your own direction in thinking – a possible start

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Butterfly Identification Walk


Post Card Competition Results

on the 17th June we had a fantastic day and Sandsfoot Castle Gardens was the place to be. The art workshop was a constant buzz and we are sure you will agree the post card pictures are delightful. Here is the winning entries followed by a Gallery of lovely entries. A big thank you to

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