Jubilant day for creative Alfie

Budding young artist wins sculpture competition.

A budding young artist from Feniton will have his artwork brought to life after winning a jubilee sculpture competition.

Alfie Gibbins, a pupil at Feniton Church of England Primary School, was selected as the overall winner of East Devon District Council’s Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Art Competition.

The six-year-old will have his design turned into a sculpture by professional artist Gordon Field, who is based in the Blackdown Hills.

It will be fixed to the wall of Honiton Sports Centre.

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All of the entries are on display at the Thelma Hulbert Gallery in Honiton. The gallery is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10am to 5pm.

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