Animal magic

Animal magic

Gifted storyteller and illustrator Jackie Morris is bringing her magical art to the National Botanic Garden of Wales this winter. Jackie’s big love of the natural world will dominate her winter show in the Garden’s Gallery – entitled Song of the Golden Hare – with paintings and drawings of all her favourite creatures, great and […]

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Art in action

Art in action

There’s a rare opportunity to meet the brilliant author and illustrator Jackie Morris at the National Botanic Garden of Wales on Saturday December 6. Jackie will be ‘artist in residence’ for a day in the Garden’s Gallery from 10-4 and will be painting, talking and signing books for fans of her wonderful work. Her exhibition […]

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Botanical art supports veterans’ charity

Botanical art supports veterans’ charity

‘The Art of Cultivating Hope’ at the Stables Gallery, National Botanic Garden of Wales, Llanarthne, Carmarthenshire – September 1-October 31 A collection of 16 contemporary botanical paintings are on show at the National Botanic Garden of Wales portraying plants that link the battlefields of WW1 to the support a gardening therapy charity offers to present-day […]

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Good day, neighbour

Good day, neighbour

The National Botanic Garden of Wales has declared Friday September 12, 2014, to be “Meet the Neighbours day”, which means free entry for anyone able to prove they live in the SA31 postcode area. This special ‘Postcode Day’ initiative includes key talks by Garden staff and behind-the-scenes tours. Head of Marketing, David Hardy said: “We’ve […]

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Gallery show is a call to action

A new exhibition at the National Botanic Garden of Wales focuses on a disappearing world. But Emma Tuck’s work in her new gallery show ‘Sight Unseen’ concentrates not on some far-flung, tropical, species-rich hotspot nor the polar extremities. Her attention is wholly on our own back yard. And her particular concern is trees. Trees are […]

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Arddangosfa Cennin Pedr

Arddangosfa Cennin Pedr

Trawsnewid y Narcissus Mae celf y Genhinen Bedr yn bwnc amserol ar gyfer yr arddangosfa wanwyn yng Ngardd Fotaneg Genedlaethol Cymru, sy’n cydredeg â’r Ŵyl Gennin Pedr sydd yn cael ei chynnal yno am fis cyfan. Mae myfyrwyr ar gwrs Cynllunio Patrwm Arwynebedd ym Mhrifysgol Fetropolitan Abertawe wedi bod yn gweithio ar y sioe – […]

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