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Featured Artist – Amanda Dagg

alt= "Path of Memories painting by Amanda Dagg £450"

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email“When I paint I feel my heart opens with a love of life. I’m deeply inspired by nature and I’m passionately driven in developing uplifting paintings that are enriched with a positive and energetic vibe. Every morning I awake full of gratitude to be able to follow my heart and paint and can’t ever imagine […]

Featured Artist – Carol West

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email                    I am a self-taught artist originally from Southampton, but moved to Wales in 1990. Painting began as a hobby with me after retirement, but it soon took over my life and to this day I am still painting. I belong to an art club in […]

Josef Herman and Ystradgynlais

FacebookPinterestTwitterGoogle+email In the 1940s, Artist Josef Herman, who locally was known as “Joe Bach”, settled in Ystradgynlais.  Originally from Poland, he was a refugee and immigrant, fleeing persecution by the fascists in Poland during WW2.  He travelled through Europe for six years and finally found solace in our small community of Ystradgynlais.  Here he created […]