To celebrate our 60 year anniversary, we are running a 4 day LIVE ART EVENT
LIVE ART Members of the society will be creating artwork live. Come and see, ask questions and get inspired
ART WALL Contribute to our celebrations by creating your own small masterpiece, we’ll provide materials and inspiration
JUNIOR ART COMPETITION We are running a competition for school children, come and see the works by our winners
Some of our members are in this group. Pop along if you can. Tea and coffee will be available.
Photography and Text by Jean Napier MA ARPS
Jean’s fifth book entitled “Rhinogydd – Ancient Routes and Old Roads” has just been published and she will be giving a series of talks and book signing at a variety of places. The book has evolved from Jean’s project for her recent Masters in Fine Art at Aberystwyth University and is full of text on the history of the Rhinogydd written after months of intensive research and contains dozens of Jean’s photographs.
“I have been exploring the county of Meirionnydd for many years and find the varied landscape endlessly fascinating and one particular area, the Rhinogydd mountains and surrounding high moorland, is especially captivating and full of the remains of human habitation that date back centuries.”
Dates and places for Book signings:
6.00pm 16 November – Draig Dipsy Dragon Gallery – Dolgellau
7.00pm 22 November – A Likely Story Bookshop – Tywyn
6.30 pm 23 November – Pen’rallt Bookshop – Machynlleth
2.00pm 24 November – Artworks Gallery – Aberdyfi
7.00pm 25 November – Hamdden Ardudwy Leisure – Harlech
Book Price £5.95
Contact Jean on 0771 8228 791 or firstname.lastname@example.org
One of our members, Jean Napier, has a new book being published on 15 November.
The Rhinogydd mountains are littered with the remains of human habitation that date back centuries. This little book gives you a taste of the drovers’ routes, old coaching roads, derelict gold mines and ancient tombs that still exist in this magnificent landscape.
Jean has explored this wild upland of Meirionnydd extensively over many years. Her passion for this unique land is evident in every photograph taken and word written.