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How Creatives can succeed in rural areas

Sut gall gweithwyr creadigol lwyddo mewn ardaloedd gwledig.
gyda  Patricia van den Akker o’r Ymddiriedolaeth Dylunio.  Yn y seminar byw hwn byddwn yn bwrw golwg ar yr heriau a chyfleoedd, yn arbennig ar gyfer gweithwyr creadigol mewn ardaloedd cefn gwlad
I bwy mae’r sesiwn? Buasai’r sesiwn yn gweddu’n arbennig i wneuthurwyr dylunio, artistiaid, perchnogion orielau a siopau creadigol ynghyd â threfnwyr digwyddiadau diwylliannol.

Dydd Sadwrn Mehefin yr 16eg: Galeri, Caernarfon


How creatives can succeed in rural areas.
 with Patricia van den Akker of The Design Trust.  In this live seminar we will be looking at the challenges and opportunities especially for creatives in rural areas.

Who is this for? This session would be especially suitable for designer makers, artists, gallery & creative shop owners, cultural event organisers.

Saturday 16th June, Galeri, Caernarfon.


Diversity in the Frame!

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As soon as you put one photograph beside another, you change the effect – and even the story – of both of them. In this show each frame contains an exhibition in miniature: three or more photographs have been put together in a sequence or arrangement in order to create a different effect than they would separately.

We hope you enjoy our experiments.

This Friday, June 1st at the Willow Gallery!

Heritage Comics exhibition at Qube, Oswestry!

Fabulous exhibition at Qube of John Swogger’s heritage comics – they look great enlarged as well as great as postcards and you can choose a lovely badge with your choice of detail. I bought a lovely one with a super drawing of a man taking a photo with his camera.

Heritage Comic exhibition at Qube!

There’s still time to see the Heritage Comic exhibition at Qube! 
Over the past 12 months, local Archaeologist and Comics Illustrator John Swogger has been creating an innovative local comic strip looking at Oswestry’s rich an varied heritage. The series has been published each week in the Oswestry Advertizer and the comics are now on display at Qube until 14th May.
Saturday 5th May, 10am-12pm: Comics Workshop for Kids
Learn about the Romans, Normans and others who called Oswestry home then make a comic to tell their story or one about your own family history. £5.
Wednesdays 9th May, between 10am & 3pm: Drop-in Comic Surgery
Interested in getting your family history down on paper? John Swogger will be in the gallery to help you make illustrated stories about your own heritage. Bring along your own family story, or a story from Oswestry’s past that interests you.
Friday 11th May, 6pm-7pm: Evening reception
To mark the end of the exhibition, John Swogger will be giving a free talk in the gallery on the comic series. Refreshments available.

This should be great!

Willow Gallery Open April 2018

Twisted Willow!!!

Today Diana had a long chat with an interesting wood carver – Twisted Willow – who focuses mainly upon the theme of the Greenman, and has a large studiio in Undegun, Wrexham – red door.

(just next to Waterstones). He carves some really interesting items. Find him

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Woman to Woman



Celebrating the diverse range of art made by women in North Wales. Female artists were invited to produce art work, related t their own personal experience of bing a woman, or about women’s lives. The exhibitors include several established notable artists, and local up and coming artists. The work displayed is eclectic and promises an exciting thought-provoking exhibition.



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Amber says “Super pleased to have a photograph displayed on BBC Wales News!”

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Making a splash on Tuesday.

Here’s Amber Morris’ refreshing view of the AWESOME Swallow Falls at Betws-y-Coed, Conwy county.

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