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Aberarth Crafts - Roy John Phillips

Isfryn, 1-2 Commercial Place, , SA46 0LJ

Traditional Hand carved Welsh Lovespoons in assorted hardwoods for that special occasion in your life. Wedding Favours a speciality.
Also Greeting Cards and Wrapping paper with lovespoon themes.

Art Trail VenueAberarth Crafts
Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Penglais, , SY23 3DE

Award winning Aberystwyth Arts Centre is the largest arts centre in Wales. It has a wide-ranging artistic programme, both producing and presenting, across all art forms including drama, dance, music, visual arts, applied arts, film, new media, and community arts and is recognised as a national centre for arts development.

Aberystwyth Arts Centre is Wales’ largest arts centre and recognised as a 'national flagship for the arts'. It has a wide-ranging artistic programme, both pr ...

Aberystwyth Lifeboat Family

2 South Marine Terrace, , SY231JX

As our group name suggests, all members are connected to Aberystwyth lifeboat, including operational crew, fundraisers and family. Our inspiration comes from the environment the lifeboat operates in, and works are created in a variety of mediums. A percentage of any work sold is donated to the RNLI

Ag Cain

Inspired by the posters of the thirties & forties my paintings are an affectionate modern-retro take on the advertising of yesteryear. With a wisp of humour, and of course… all in the best possible taste!

Ailsa Mair Hughes

ArtHouse - TŷCelf, 1 Laura Place, , SY23 2AU

Ailsa Mair Hughes is an innovative professional musician and a for-the-love of it forayer across artistic boundaries. Singer, cellist, viola da gamba player, songwriter and improviser and vocal workshop leader she seeks wilderness in music and is unlimited by genre. Ailsa is a member of The ArtHouse in Aberystwyth.

Ailsa's musical adventures have taken her to many beautiful places, such as the Yorkshire Sculpture Park with outdoor aerial theatre company the Whispering Wood Fol ...

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf
Aled Jenkins - Llechen Gymreig - Welsh Slate

Take a redundant Welsh roofing slate and give it a new lease of life as a vase, clock or pendant. Make it as smooth as a sea-washed pebble, with a shimmering sheen of grey or purple. This is the task I set myself in my workshop in Llangeler near Llandysul.

Each slate is cut to size, fixed to form if necessary , then the polishing begins. At the end of this lengthy process the work has achieved a wonderful tactile smoothness. My designs are kept simple to let the slate speak fo ...

Art Trail VenueMoriath Glass
Ali Scott - Felt Artist

Pen-Y-Fan,11 Forest Lane, , SA488LZ

Ali is an experienced feltmaker with a passion for transforming fleece into vibrant felt ‘paintings’. Inspiration comes from a delight in the natural world, local landscape, trees and dwelling places. Ali welcomes commissions and is a workshop facilitator.

‘Most days I can be found in my workshop; the pull of the wool draws me there and keeps me smiling! I generally employ the ‘wet felting’ technique and enjoy the challenges and excitement of this process. I choose not to add ...

Art Trail VenueAli Scott - Felt Artist
Andie Clay swa

Porth, Blaenporth, , SA43 2AP

Andie is an award-winning fine artist. The alchemy of her personal vision leads to abstracted paintings and drawings on paper and canvas. Using strong, energetic and sensitive mark-making together with expressionistic use of colour, Andie’s work describes a flow of energy, its undertow repeatedly drawing her back to the present moment.

The strong sense of living on the edge, close to Earth’s primordial energies and cycles of ebb and flow is evident in her work which also refer ...

Andrew Francis

Fforest, , SA38 9PX

Andrew Francis is based in West Wales. He has been a full-time artist since 2009, following a career in the graphic arts. He works mostly in landscape painting and uses a variety of media, from acrylic and oil to collage and found materials. His subject matter is Wales and the west country, particularly his home county of Ceredigion.

Andrew Warren Photography

Penrhiwnawfed, , SA38 9JX

Landscape photographer based in Cenarth. Images from Aberystwyth in The North to Amroth in the South, and pretty much everywhere in between. Also working on very local documentary projects. Outside of the CAT period, I am open by appointment: please call or email first. I will be delighted to see you!

Art Trail VenueAndrew Warren Photography
Angela Groombridge - Design by Hare

Pod 4, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, , SY23 3DE

Angela has recently moved to Ceredigion. Currently she is making baskets and running workshops in rush and willow from her studio in Pod4 at Aberystwyth Arts centre.  Angela is an experienced and qualified teacher and basket maker. She has moved to Aberaeron from Bristol where she had a studio in Mivart Street artists in Easton.

She is hoping to move to and settle in Aberystwyth in the next few months. Angela has a background in both the Arts and in education. Her artworks can ...

Angela Hathway

Sculptural animal ceramics inspired by the lithe, the blithe and the sinuous, from little birds to horses. Often, playful elements are evident in the work, but occasionally I choose to tackle the environmental issues which concern me, whilst emphasising the beautiful.

Anita Woods

Pengwernydd Cottages, , SY25 6DS

Anita Woods is a figurative artist inspired by the animals, landscape and sea of west wales where she lives.

Anita runs day and residential art workshops which are tailor made to the individuals or groups requirements. The workshops are suitable for all abilities.

I live and work in Mid Wales. I work mainly in mixed media but also sometimes in oil and watercolour. I have a range of prints and cards available locally and I exhibit with The Bay Gallery, Aberystwyth and i ...

Art Trail VenueThe Bay Gallery
Anne Thomas

Gregson House, Ynyslas, , SY24 5JX

Anne creates colourful mandalas and sacred art, inspired by the cycles and patterns in Nature.  Her work reflects the beauty of Life, inviting a sense of wholeness and centred awareness of the inter-connection between all life forms.

Designs are created using watercolour or acrylic paint on paper, canvas or plywood. Relief tile patterns and sculpture are made with clay or plaster polymer.  

Anne teaches mandala painting workshops and courses, as well as Reiki Meditatio ...

Art at Waunifor

Canolfan Waunifor Centre, Maesycrugiau, , SA39 9LX

To celebrate our tenth anniversary, we are inviting at least 35 talented local artists to show their latest work, with new faces alongside regular exhibitors. A broad range includes traditional and contemporary paintings, prints, glass, textiles, sculpture, mixed media, ceramics, paper art and an eclectic mix of ‘art crafts’.

Art by Tereska


Tereska’s work combines her interests in Art & Ecology with the aim of drawing people’s attention to the intriguing yet often overlooked aspects of the natural world for example the patterns on a snail’s shell or structure of a seed. Tereska studied Fine Art at Aberystwyth University, gaining a Masters Distinction & has recently exhibited with the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours. She has designed a variety of organic cotton textiles and regularly teaches Art courses and wo ...

Art Trail VenueRSPB Ynys Hir
ArtHouse - TŷCelf

1 Laura Place, , SY23 2AU

ArtHouse - TŷCelf is a contemporary gallery, working artists studios and art events venue. Find exhibitions by in-house artists, special exhibitions of invited artists, workshops, talks and events such as installations, performance art, film, music and poetry. 

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Averil Rees (née Clifford)

17 Parc Craig Glais, , SY23 2HQ

In 1993 a brain haemorrhage left my right side paralysed.  I’ve learned to use my ‘wrong’ hand, & specialise in landscapes/ seascapes. Featured in "Artists & Illustrators" (Feb.1998), I’ve had work in Welsh Artist of the Year, Cardiff (2013), Kyffin Williams Drawing Competition, Llangefni (2015), & regularly in  Open Exhibition of Royal Cambrian Academy, Conwy.

Although my first degree & work was science based I had been exhibiting my paintings since schooldays ...

Boz Groden

Greswolde, Brynowen lane, , SY24 5LR

Art and illustration influenced by people, events and creatures from Cymru and beyond. Sometimes Humorous , Historical or Political. Editorial cartoons for Angry Farmers. Gifts for the bored visiting Oligarch. Books for Grumpy children.

I work in a variety of media , from watercolour to sculpture .There is usually some reference to the landscape that surrounds us , and our relationship with it. I try to find the humor in situations where possible, something that probably comes ...


BRENIG - Daniel Laws and Mandy Martin. Aberystwyth based acoustic folk duo BRENIG travel all over Wales and England performing their show "Songs From The Heart Of Wales". Daniel draws on his experiences and observations to compose beautifully descriptive and melodic songs that are entwined in Welsh folklore and tradition.

Their name is taken from the river that runs through Tregaron in Mid Wales and where Daniel grew up. The songs are a collectic mix of styles and rhythms that ...

Bruno Sibona

ArtHouse - TŷCelf, , SY23 2AU

I am inspired by Japanese, Maori, Melanesian, Central-American and European prehistoric arts.  My intention is to perpetuate the inheritance of these artist-craftsmen of ancient times. However, these figurines are also the product of an intense emotional investment and are endowed with their own personal voice, even perhaps magic powers.

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf
Canolfan Arad Goch

Arad Goch Stryd y Baddon, , SY23 2NN

Canolfan Arad Goch in Aberystwyth is the home of Cwmni Theatr Arad Goch, the company who specialise in work for young people and children. As well as being a space for us to develop our theatre work, Canolfan Arad Goch is a facility for the community. Our exhibition in the reception area is a space for us to exhibit work by Wales’ young artists; our aim is to be a platform to promote and celebrate the talents and creativity of children and young people.

Canolfan Arad Goch yn Aberystwy ...

Cardigan Castle

Cardigan Castle, Green St, , SA43 21JA

Cardigan Castle – a site with 900 years of history, birthplace of the eisteddfod and winner of Channel 4’s Restoration of the Year. Enjoy two acres of landscaped gardens, on site restaurant, shop and exhibitions. See for more details.

Cariad Glass  - Traditional Stained Glass Studio

Unit 1, Teifi Units, , SA44 4QJ

We produce a wide range of glass gifts, mirrors, bespoke glass panels and offer commission, restoration and tuition services using traditional techniques and methods. 

We have been working with stained glass since 2002 and have worked on commissions for clients across the UK as well as further afield – Australia, New Zealand, America and even The Bahamas! Our work has also featured in video form at the V&A Museum.

Studio hours can vary depending on workload and loc ...

Art Trail VenueCariad Glass
Carole King

Nant, , SA38 9JF

Inspired by elements of the West Wales landscape, from the seaweed found on local beaches, the birds in their woods, to the nearby wool industry Carole works through a wide variety of media, including painting, printmaking and artists books. Paintings, original prints, hand-stitched and bound sketchbooks, papers and cards.

Art Trail VenueNant Pantybwlch
Cathy Stocker B.A. (Hons)

Tremallt Studios, , SA44 4RL

  • Portrait commissions and original works in oil.
  • Studios and Gallery space open all year by appointment.
  • Visitors welcome, please email or call with your preferred date and time.

Cathy Stocker was born in Taplow, Buckinghamshire in 1965. She studied at Amersham College of Art and Design and Leeds Polytechnic (Metropolitan University), graduating in 1988 with a B.A. (Hons) in Fine Art.

Celf Canolbarth Cymru / Mid Wales Arts

We are a group of around 40 artists & makers, including painters, sculptors, illustrators, felt makers, fibre artists, photographers, ceramicists, printmakers and mixed media artists.

With inspiration drawn from many sources, our exhibitions have a wide appeal for visitors as we show a collection of works covering numerous disciplines.

Chloe Rodenhurst Art

2, Ger Y Llan, , SY25 6AR

Chloe's bright & cheerful watercolours offer a glimpse into a magical West Wales where animals & people inhabit a beautifully patterned naive landscape. A passion for Asian art & a love of textiles inspire her local tales. She sells original watercolours & prints. Commissions are welcomed. Visitors by Appointment Only.

I like the sort of art that tells a story. Indeed, we have always told stories through our paintings and my work belongs to this folk art tradit ...

Chris Davey

Rhydfawr Uchaf, Rhos Y Gell, , SY23 4RB

Chris has studied fine art at 1st year undergraduate level but works as a research scientist. His subjective and expressive work explores his own experiences and challenges societal views of scientists. He has exhibited work at Oriel Davies Newtown, Gas Gallery, Blossoms Gallery and on scientific journal covers.

The process of producing an image often reflects its theme. For instance, glacial landscapes painted using layering and abrasion. As part of his professional developme ...

Chris Rawson-Tetley

Aeronfa, , SA44 6AH

I work in series making drawings and paintings, both traditional and abstract, that are personal responses to the landscape and history of West Wales. I also work to commission on selected projects. My work is in public and private collections both at home and abroad.

Studio open most days but please telephone first to be certain.

Circle Of Creativity - Jenny Wilson

Bwlch y Fedwen, , SA44 5RW

I love painting with vibrant colour , I mainly paint in oils and watercolours, also mixed media. I love to infuse my paintings with energy & light .

I enjoy painting vibrant colours of nature , especially large poppies & sunflowers, great to experiment with lots of different techniques , really inspirational subjects .

Claire Parsons

, SA48 8LG

I live in the small village of Llanfair Clydogau, at the foot of the Cambrian Mountains in Mid-Wales along with my cats, dogs and chickens. My animals and the surrounding countryside and coastline are often the inspiration for my original hand-produced prints.

I like to experiment with different forms of printmaking, including lino-printing, mono-printing, collagraph and drypoint.

Art Trail VenueThe Bay Gallery
Clare Rose

Hawddamor, St Dogmaels, , SA43 3JG

Portraiture of people & the human condition has been the driving impetus for much of my work. Landscape is also an abiding preoccupation, but I am transfixed by the effects of light on any subject.

I use pencil, pastel, ink and charcoal; gouache, oils and acrylics, working directly from life, from what's in front of me. When this is not possible, I paint from sketches, memories and many photographs. I make observational drawings daily, believing that sound drawing is the ' ...

Art Trail VenueClare Rose
David Clinch

Gelli Aur, Bowls Road, , SA43 2AR

I trained as a Litho Artist and went on to design Banknotes. I no longer have to create highly detailed but quite expressionless watercolour miniatures for the banknote business - I've retired and swapped my miniature brushes for a set of "proper grown up oil paints"

Many Artist Statements talk about their deep psychological motivation and the even deeper significance of their work. In the real world I am convinced that all artists simply see or imagine something that inspires ...

Art Trail VenueDavid Clinch
Debbie Dunbar Art

Pengwern Ganol, , SA38 9RL

I am a painter of animals, landscapes and portraits, working mainly in oils.
Prints may be available and commissions enquiries are welcome.

I love to work using strong light effects and colour to evoke atmosphere and narrative in my work.
I am currently strongly drawn back to half forgotten experiences from my youth which has led me to embark on a new series of portraits called 'Artists and Musicians'
Recently my favourite thing to do is to get out and paint ...

Deborah Anne Teakle

Tŷ Afan, Llanafan, , SY23 4BA

Living in Ceredigion for twenty years, experiencing it's calm and beautiful surroundings, my mind can freely wander and imagine. The work reflects a visually overloaded mind creating imagery others may appreciate.
I studied Fine Art at Sheffield Hallam University where my open-minded approach to art was nurtured.

Later I studied graphic design at Coleg Sirgar, Carmarthen, where I developed creative digital art skills.

I mainly create static work, so I draw, paint ...

Diane Mathias

Diane Mathias Fine Art, , SA44 5TD

I specialise in West Wales landscapes, using the mediums of oils and soft pastels. My studio is open throughout the year from 10am-5pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday, where you can view and buy my original paintings, limited edition prints and artist made cards. You can also visit at other times by appointment.

Art Trail VenueDiane Mathias Fine Art
Elinor Jolly

Arfryn, Blaenpennal, , SY23 4TL

I have been painting local landscapes in soft pastels for about five years and have recently begun to do animal and people portraits in graphite pencil and colour pencil. I get my inspiration whilst walking my dogs around the beautiful countryside of Ceredigion. Commissions welcome.

Born and bred in Ceredigion I have always been inspired by the natural beauty of the landscape that surrounds us. I am particularly drawn to rivers and streams where I feel at one with nature. Havi ...

Eve Kemp-Gee

, SA33 6PX

I studied and gained my Fine Art Degree at Carmarthen Art College, after many years in accountancy. My work is inspired by the garden and the surrounding Welsh countryside. As we open our garden under the NGS two days a year for charity I have much to inspire me by just walking through the garden.

Art Trail VenueEve Kemp-Gee
Gabrielle Dudley

Gabrielle's Gallery, , SA44 4TJ

An Art Gallery housing paintings, ceramics and prints. The works inspiration come mostly from the surrounding countryside and its wildlife. Pottery painting is available in the workroom for glaze bisque pottery which you purchase for yourself before painting. Art classes are available out of the summer season, please enquire for more details.

Art Trail VenueGabrielle's Gallery
Gary Hiscott Llanon Art

'Maes Y Lli', , SY23 5HA

I live in Llanon on the Mid West Wales coast. My subject matter is drawn almost exclusively from the ever changing Welsh landscape and its towns and villages.
As a Christian, the created world offers me a way of expressing my faith and a way of opening peoples eye's to things that they have not been aware of.

Over the years my style has developed, changed and then been revisited, but there is always an emphasis on colour and broad expressive brush strokes … a playfulness. ...

Art Trail VenueLlanon Art
Gill Howells

Argraig, , SA43 2ED

Sterling Silver Jewellery. Big, bold, organic jewellery, sometimes combined with turquoise, brass, copper, Precious metal clay or local slate. Gill's pieces embody the rhythms, movement, colours & textures of turbulent water & rock formations. Some abstract beach prints / cards. Also open throughout the year by appointment.

Art Trail VenueGill Howells Jewellery
Glenn Ibbitson

Nant, , SA38 9JF

Investigating the fissures between distinct modes of artistic operation: paint, print, collage, video, graphic novel, kimono design, bookart. Subject matter: landscape, figure, portraiture. All rendered in a realistic style. Portrait and video commissions undertaken. Member Royal Watercolour Society of Wales. Open by appointment through year.

Glenn’s observational discipline is grafted to a strong sense of narrative and concept.
This visual repertory, which spans his cho ...

Art Trail VenueNant Pantybwlch
Helen Elliott

Tollgate House & Studio, Carmarthen Rd, , SA389DA

HELEN ELLIOTT is an internationally represented artist who has painted in her popular Niave style for over 25 years. After being asked to leave the art class at school and being told she couldn’t paint, she developed her own unique style, teaching herself and working intuitively with colour and composition.

Today she teaches workshops at home and abroad, writes for Artists & Illustrators Magazine and Leisure Painter Magazine, exhibits internationally, walks her dogs and op ...

Ieuan Lewis

Glanwern, , SA47 0QA

Cymro Cymraeg yn creu lluniau llawn hiwmor o Gymru. Ffoniwch unrhyw adeg o'r flwyddyn i drefnu ymweliad a'r stiwdio. Welsh artist producing iconic Welsh Paintings. Ring at any time of the year to arrange a visit to my studio.

Art Trail VenueIeuan Lewis
James Richards BSc Hons Pgce Pcet

, SY23 5HQ

"If you're an artist, you're an artist, if you run away from it, it will follow you. If you ignore it, it will get louder."
You can see a selection of my so-called 'urban roughs' freeform sketching from the heart......of Ceredigion. Please enjoy as i do!

All I need is a pen, some paper, uninterrupted quietness and my dog charlie, hello charlie! Recently my drawing has become free, ambiguous and questioning. Art is my right of passage, a tool, sometimes a trade, often a h ...

Jamie & Dodie Herschel - Nantyfelin Pottery

Nantyfelin Pottery, , SA48 8JZ

Potting together for over forty seven years, Nantyfelin Pottery is run by Jamie & Dodie Herschel. Our work is inspired by skilled craftsmen of the past. In this age of mass production, our ceramics encompass the unique character that only the potter's eye and hand can create. Please see our Website for opening times apart from the Art trail.

Art Trail VenueNantyfelin Pottery
Jane Burnham

Llwyngwernog, Llandre, , SY24 5AJ

I paint in oils.  In my still life paintings I explore light and colour.  In my portraits I aim to express the character, thoughts and feelings of the sitter, working with large flat brushes in fresh, bold colours.  I accept commissions.

Art Trail VenueJane Burnham
Jeni Pain - The Shed by the Stream

In a shed, by a stream, in a little bit of west Wales just outside Aberystwyth I create cheerful and quirky little pieces of art using ceramic, driftwood, beach treasure, scavenged wire and re-purposed fabric.

My work is available to view and purchase at The Bay Gallery in Aberystwyth and in the Tourist Information Centres in Aberaeron, Aberystwyth and Cardigan.

Art Trail VenueThe Bay Gallery
Jennifer Hawkyard

Stwidio Twlc Mochyn, Gwynfro, , SA43 1PX

Inspired by the creatures and critters I see whilst exploring the wilds of West Wales my illustrations are colourful and whimsical. Ancient Celtic spirals, and other ancient art forms and patterns inform my artwork. I work in a variety of media from traditional to digital depending on the subject.

Having moved to Wales after a 11 year visit to Canada I am enjoying discovering Wales and exploring all the wonders it has to offer. My artwork is inspired by the natural world and I ...

Art Trail VenueJezhawk Designs
Jennifer Lisa Higson Fine Art

Llys Awel, , SY23 3NT

My inspiration is in the natural environment and predominantly winter landscapes around me which convey a personal sense of place.  I focus on trees with their rich bark textures, gnarled branches and forms of light and shade.  My work is in a variety of media and experimental mixed media.

I have been drawing and painting for as long as I can remember and started producing my work professionally five years ago from my home studio at Goginan.  I work from observational sketches ...

Joanna Bond

17 Bryn Salem, , SA48 8AE

Joanna is an innovative multidisciplinary artist, specialising in ceramics and community workshops. In recent years her work has taken to incorporate different disciplines and technologies to realise her ideas such as voice, songwriting, dance and performance art.

Joanna's work is often a response to the relationships and connections we all have with the natural world and how creative activity itself connects individuals and communities, both to nature and each other.
Ass ...

Art Trail VenueOld College
Jon Evans

Hen Ysgol yr Eglwys, , SY24 5DP

Visit the artist at work and his gallery of hand carved slate and wood sculptures, including those which appeared on BBC/S4C’s Hinterland. Experience Jon’s book of mind-blowingly intricate spiritual illustrations and poetry. Find out about Peace of Mined, for letter carving commissions. Visitors welcome outside the Art Trail dates by appointment.

Art Trail VenueJon Evans
Jude Riley - Marbling

Inspired by traditional marbling from Europe, Turkey and Japan, I produce designs with a contemporary twist on paper, silk and 3D objects. Silk scarves, unusual paper jewellery, marbled coasters and framed pieces. Marbling workshops and demonstrations, please email or call for details.

Art Trail VenueOld College
Julie Davis

I am a figurative artist / portrait painter/tutor. I like to explore emotion and memory through the human face and figure, although often turn my attention to still life 'portraits' of objects or things with a tale to tell. I am rather a magpie in my taste and subject matter, focusing on 'treasures' both animate and inanimate, the obvious and the overlooked. Since completing an MA at Abersytwyth, I have exhibited across England and Wales, as well as regularly undertaking portrait commissions. ...

Art Trail VenueCardigan Castle
Karen's Quilts

Pwll y Berllan, , SY23 5ED

Karen's Quilts offers a complete quilting service. We make bespoke and memory quilts. Restoration/conservation of quilts also undertaken.  We happily finish any quilts you have started, whatever stage you have reached. Longarm quilting service using our hand guided Gammill. A wide range of quilts and fabrics are for sale. Open by appointment all year.

Art Trail VenueOld College
Kim James-Williams

Ultracomida, , SY23 2LN

Ink drawings of sublime places and people: waves, boats, dog walkers and pram pushers, evening light, sea frets and fishermen's nets. Shadows and pattern, tone and wash, story and line. Studio visits by appointment are welcomed, please email or phone.

Art Trail VenueKim James-Williams Art
Life is a Charm - Jo Taylor

Tre Haidd, , SA44 5JD

Having recently moved to Wales , I am loving being so close to nature and the breathtaking coastline. Inspiration is always near to hand. My current work focuses on nature and is done in archival ink with a watercolour wash.

Alongside my drawings, I make greetings cards that are produced from my original artwork. Our garden also provides plenty of ideas from the wonderful variety of birds to the flowers and ferns (and a few frogs in the pond!).

Not only am I enjoying o ...

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales, Rhiw Penglais Hill, , SY23 3BU

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru yw un o sefydliadau diwylliannol mwyaf gwerthfawr Cymru. Fel cartref cof y genedl, mae’n sicrhau bod hanes a threftadaeth Cymru yn cael ei ddiogelu ar gyfer addysg a mwynhad cenedlaethau’r presennol a’r dyfodol.

The National Library of Wales is one of Wales’ most valued cultural institutions. As the memory of the nation, it ensures that Wales’ history and heritage is safeguarded for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations.


Lola Chapman

Unit 13 Clos Pengareg, , SA46 )DX

I'm an Artist based in west wales . My work is not pictures of places but rather the atmosphere and essence of a place made physical, Inspired by our native landscapes.I paint with a natural instinct with fluid brush strokes and marks. I want my painting to feel open and limitless.

My work process is often unplanned and I let the painting reveal its self.

Maarja Heinsoo

ArtHouse - TŷCelf, , SY23 2AU

I have constant flow of ideas in my head, but first of all, I would say, I love to create things. These can be from furniture design, painting and sculpturing, cinematic art, to creating t-shirts. Somewhere in the middle, there is photography, that is used more like a means to an end, but it was and always will be my puppy love in arts.

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf
Margaret Worrall

Rhodwyn 102 Maesceinion, , SY23 3QQ

I have lived and worked in Aberystwyth for over 50 years. I started painting as a hobby. My first piece was sold to America in 2004. I realised my work had value now I sell my work to raise funds for Wales Air Ambulance to date have raised £2,300.

I show my work in local Exhibitions I have shown my work in Tabernacle, Morlan, Aberystwyth Museum, have sold locally and America.

I am self taught. My work is in Acrylic Pastel, and Watercolour.

Art Trail VenueMargaret Worrall
Mary Herbert

New Cottage, , SY23 3JL

I've painted professionally since 1990, working on portrait commissions &  exhibiting around the UK. I love to paint animals, landscapes, figures &  still life.  Specialising in pastel, also using oils, graphite and other  media, I would describe my style as realistic.  I welcome commissions and  also offer tuition

Art Trail VenueMary Herbert
Mary Lloyd Jones

Mary Lloyd Jones , first artist in residence in the Old College, Aberystwyth from January 2013. She is represented by the Martin Tinney Gallery Cardiff and Oriel y Tegfryn Sir Fon.

Moriath Glass - Moira Williams

Nant, Cwmpengraig, , SA44 5HY

I create my colourful glass from a small studio near Newcastle Emlyn. Layers of glass, paint, pattern, texture and print make up each kiln-fused glass landscape, be it a panel or a piece of jewellery.  

My studio is open to visitors all summer. Other times please call or email.

I am surrounded by fields, woods and big skies – endless inspiration - from the Ceredigion/Carmarthenshire border where I live down to the coast of Pembrokeshire: Cardigan Bay, the Teifi and Tow ...

Art Trail VenueMoriath Glass
Natalie Chapman

Unit 13 Clos Pengarreg, , SA46 0DX

As a painter I am interested in colour and space , living and working in wales surrounded by rich landscape and vast space I try to incorporate that into my portraits as well as my landscape work. I am interested in memory ,capturing moments of my history, my past and my present as a visual record of where I have come from. 

Nicolle Menegaldo

Castle Green, 4 Castle Terrace, , SA38 9BD

Nicolle uses mixed media to create her sculptures. Based on fairytales and childhood story themes , also inspired by everyday life, perhaps to inspire a story of your own...  Painting and photography are combined resulting in unique images portraying mostly Welsh scenery .

I am inspired by everyday objects and pieces of old wood which can be 'dressed up' and turned into something inspiring and hopefully, beautiful. The sculptures are based on remembered childhood stories and s ...

Art Trail VenueNicolle's Art
Oriel Aberaeron Gallery

8 Sgwar Alban, , SA46 0AD

OAG supports local artists, writers and performers in an unique environment shared with books, bags and fashion. Coastal birds by Becky Thorley-Fox, views and wildlife from Janet Baxter, Michael Perry's bright colours, Penny Samociuk's pebbles, Ken Guy's scenes and Karen Gemma Brewer's abstracts adorn this gallery/bookshop/boutique.

Art Trail VenueOriel Aberaeron Gallery
Oriel Rhiannon Gallery

Rhiannon, Y Sgwar, , SY25 6JL

Located in the Rhiannon Centre in Tregaron the Rhiannon Gallery showcases the work of nationally and internationally renowned local artists and sculptors. The galleries are specifically designed for multi-medium art exhibitions and 2017 exhibitors include Eurfryn Lewis, Huw Williams, Rosemary Cripps, Suzanne Lanchbury, Eiry Dafydd, Wynne Mel, Aaron Petersen, Ian Phillips and Philip Huckin.

Mae Oriel Rhiannon yng Nghanolfan Rhiannon Tregaron yn arddangos gwaith arlunwyr a cherf ...

Art Trail VenueOriel Rhiannon Gallery
Osian Gwent BA (Hons) Fine Art

Market Hall, Great Darkgate Street, , SY23 1DW

Born Wales, 1961. A contemporary artist with four years of traditional training at Newport and Cheltenham Schools of Fine Art. I particulary enjoy painting Welsh landscapes and everyday life. I work in oil with a combined figurative and expressionist style.

I had four years of traditional training at art school. I still retain elements of figurative work in my painting, which I combine with an expressionist style. My recent works attempt to reveal the simplicity of the underly ...

Penny Samociuk

The Bay Gallery, 18 Pier Street, , SA23 2LJ

A love of vibrant happy colours compels me to alter the dull and the dreary into bright and cheerful.  I paint with energy using acrylics and a variety of tools, including finger painting, to produce a feeling of movement throughout all my work.  My work can be seen all year at The Bay Gallery.

Art Trail VenueThe Bay Gallery
Peter Jackman Photography

ArtHouse - TŷCelf, , SY23 2AU

Starless and bible black or colour softly remaining, black-brown hair and creamy skin, in woods amongst the anemones lie, or on mottled tombstones, or on sea drifted logs on sandy sand. Hair curling all ways thrown aside, berry sparkled or drifting on the stream. All types of photographic commissions welcome.

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf
Peter Rossiter

I live and work in a remote setting not far from  Cardigan, I welcome this opportunity to show some of my recent paintings and constructions.  My approach to art began as a response to the local landscape, current pieces tend to be more abstract explorations of various media.

Art Trail VenueCardigan Castle
Pontgarreg Art 4 U

Pontgarreg Village Hall, , SA44 6AT

We are a group of professional & amateur artists who work in a variety of media ranging from water colour to acrylic and oils. We also have printmakers, textile artists, craft workers and a jewellery maker.

Art Trail VenuePontgarreg Art 4 U
Pwerdy · Powerhouse

Pwerdy ~ Powerhouse, , SA44 4AH

The Summer Open Exhibition at the Powerhouse Art Gallery, Llandysul, is now in its 3rd year, following the success of the previous two years. The exhibition differentiates itself by promoting amateur, professional, under graduate and post graduate work. There will be workshops and events happening throughout the exhibition.

Ric Lloyd / Cleftec

The Art House, , SY23 2AU

  • Composing
  • Film / TV Scores
  • Live Performance (Piano / Hammond / Vocal)
  • Music Engraving / Typesetting
  • Musical Arrangements and Direction

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf
Richard Brown

ArtHouse - TŷCelf, , SY23 2AU

Richard is an award winning multi-disciplined artist, mainly sculpture, frequently stone. Often humorous always beautiful, covering a wide variety of topics, from the purely aesthetic to a deeply quirky subjective view of life today.... “Art doesn't give you the answers, it merely raises the questions.” David Duchovny

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf

Gwalia, , SA44 5RG

Paintings in acrylics, books, prints and cards of road transport scenes, landscapes of the road past and present.

Art Trail VenueRoadscapes
Roni Roberts  - Artistic Woodcraft

Waunblaen, , SA43 1RW

A celebration of the beauty and diversity of local Welsh woods through woodturning and furniture making. Using both green and seasoned wood and allowing the wood itself to help determine what is made I plank, season and craft on site. My showroom is open all year by prior arrangement.

Laburnum, yew, oak, ash, elm, sycamore, cherry, apple, walnut, beech, gorse, hawthorn, plum, and many more have been used over the years – all with their own distinct character.

“It’s lik ...

Rose Sanderson

Ferwig, , SA431QA

Originally based in Bristol, Rose has recently moved to Wales after spending two years exploring projects in America. Her work is inspired by the natural world; delicate, yet expressive paintings which aim to provoke in an understated way; producing pieces that are empathetic, fresh and intriguing.

Rose has exhibited in a number of Cities within the UK, and others further afield including Amsterdam, Brussels, Munich, New York, Los Angeles, Melbourne, Hong Kong and Singapore. O ...

Art Trail VenueCardigan Castle
Sandyprints - Sandra McCarthy

Gwynfro, Ferwig, , SA43 1PX

Sandy is a member of the Royal photographic society,a self taught Photographer, taking pictures of the local area as she finds it. Sandy has been a glider pilot, a traveler and is a keen lover of rural life. Many pictures depict animals and plants as well as places.

Stiwdio twlc mochyn' (pigpen studio ) will show framed local views, flora and fauna, there is always an opportunity to look at unmounted pictures, pictures on file and collections. Past work a ...

Art Trail VenueJezhawk Designs

Lanclynadda, , SA32 7DY

"Having worked in clay from a very early age, my dream has always been to create beautiful forms, designs and patterns on my pots.

To teach others the knowledge I have gained during this time, is my reason for offering potter's wheel courses as this is achievable for everyone". Yoka Kilkelly

Siramik's ceramics in a variety of designs are, amongst other places, available from Origin in Carmarthen, Cardigan Castle, Newport Gallery/Postoffice.

Sophie Turner

Unit 13, Chapman Framing and Gallery, , SA46 0DX

Currently my work is influenced by my life long passion for horses and wildlife. Working with inks or oil paints I strive to capture the animal's movement, form and spirit.

Currently my work is influenced by my life long passion for horses and wildlife in particular crows and hares. Working with inks or oil paints, I'm always striving to capture the animal's movement, form and spirit with as few marks of the brush or willow as possible, as if it were a signature or some sort o ...

Stefan Samociuk - Geometric Languages

Penlon Farm, , SA47 0QN

When you look inside prime numbers you find an inherent geometric language with syntax and narrative. What's a geometric language?

Explanation Here ( link is ...

Stuart Hampton

ArtHouse - TŷCelf, , SY23 2AU

Hi there!! I am an artist, Musician and Illustrator who likes to promote good vibes, peace, love and nature. I am inspired by the hippie movement. I love to explore consciousness through creativity.

Past clients include - The Grateful Dead, Joy Division, The Velvet Underground.

Lets create a commune!

The Freeriver Community Project is creating a community of peace-loving people who can live together in a supportive, enric ...

Art Trail VenueArtHouse - TŷCelf
Sue Lee - Marmalade Cat Designs

I make hand printed silk screened textiles such as wash bags and pencil cases with my own designs that are based on harbours, wildlife and houses. I also make colourful collages, mixed media prints and cards. I am inspired by my children's drawings and memories of favorite places.

Sue Powell: Pebbles in the Sand

.... designs inspired by the sea

As a felt artist I use wet felting techniques in order to capture the wild beauty of the Welsh coast and the character and antics of many of the seabirds that frequent it. As well as pictures, I also create a wide range of other items, which I sell at exhibitions, shows and via my online shop. 

All events are listed on my website.

Art Trail VenueArt at Waunifor
Tez Marsden Photos

Pontsaith Garreg, Brynberian, , SA41 3TQ

Tez Marsden is a photographer based in North Pembrokeshire.  He photographs this wonderful area from the top of the Preseli Hills down to the stunning coastline.  He sells his work framed, mounted, on canvas and as greeting cards.  He also runs one to one and small group photography workshops.

He is a member of the Newport Collective w ...

Art Trail VenueCardigan Castle
The Bay Gallery

18 Pier Street, , SY23 2LJ

The Bay Gallery was set up in July 2016 to fill a need for an art space to promote and sell local art and craft. We regularly change the artists being promoted to give as many as possible the opportunity to show and sell their work

The Cwtch Gallery

The Cwtch Gallery, Cletwr, , SY20 8PN

The Cwtch Gallery, Cletwr, Tre'r Ddôl, SY20 8PN. Owned and run by the local community, Cafe Cletwr hosts varied exhibitions, courses and events all year round, alongside quality food and drink, fresh local produce and crafts. Situated near to Cwm Cletwr nature reserve.

This summer's Art Trail exhibition is titled 'Transformation' and features artworks by three local artists: Ann Conway, Flic Eden and Sue Colbeck. Ann is a mixed media artist and member of Tywyn Art Group. Flic ...

Art Trail VenueThe Cwtch Gallery
The Picturemakers

Bronglais Hospital Canteen, Bronglais Hospital,

The Picturemakers is a mutually supportive collective of visual artists based in mid-Wales. Our painting styles range from representational to abstract. Much of our work is rooted in the natural world but also reflects contemporary life. See more of our work on our website and Facebook.

Our ethos is one of continuous improvement and mutual encouragement to develop and become ever more professional in our practice. We meet for regular group discussions to share our work; both w ...

Art Trail VenueThe Picturemakers
Town & Country - Nancy Thomas

Ty Celyn, , SY23 1EW

I've recently come back to painting after too many years of being "busy".  My paintings are lighthearted and colourful.
I paint from memory and experience. I chop,change and rearrange what I've seen but always strive to retain what I perceive to be the essence of Welsh towns and countryside.

I have currently work displayed in Oriel y Bae and Oriel Aeron

Art Trail VenueOld College
Valerie Price-West

Cader Inn, , SA40 9RE

All my work is very personal capturing an experience, a moment in time. I try to portray the bond you develop with the intelligent equine as well as the loyalty they have to you as a trusted friend.  Capturing the sense of togetherness, working as one, the feeling that no words are needed as we are on the same level.

Wendy Earle

Blaen Cwm Cadifor, , SA44 4PB

I am now making large sculptures for particular settings in our cwm, keeping in mind the plants and animals that might well be encouraged by my pieces of work.

Art Trail VenueWendy Earle