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Fishguard Arts Society
Cymdeithas Celfyddydau Abergwaun

Artsfest 2010  (December at the top)



Alex Barr


Film and photos of the paintings and of the poets can be seen on Youtube
http://www.youtube.co,/watch?v=
53YgriVrUjl


Paul Steffan Jones


Photographs 'Half a Foot'
 Christmas  Exhibition     
on Youtube:click link:-             http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=
K47Z8iIUjRs
Please email for information    fishguardartssociety@yahoo.co.uk


             
Pippa Longworth was unable to make the performance  as she was iced up in Sussex.
In order not to disappoint us Karl Daymond  performed a wonderful Christmas pot pouri one man show in front of a roaring fire in the beautiful setting of Tregwynt Ballroom.


Fishguard Arts Society had a very successful 'Big Draw 2010' in Fishguard Market Hall. The Big Draw in Fishguard was officially opened by the Mayor, Bob Wheatley. Many visiting shoppers joined in as did some of the traders.
 Quote from a trader,"I haven't done anything like this since school and I have really enjoyed it".. and he took his home at the end of the day!

The work was displayed in the Fishguard Library Gallery

THe Mayor of fishguard opens the Big Draw 2010---
Photos above by Philip Clark

more photos from the day taken by Alan Jowett and Ian McMorrin can be seen on

http://www.flickr.com/photos/9138226@N06/sets/72157625139655288/

Mono printing on the postcards with Carole King

The film 'Screen Shots' from last October's Big Draw can be

seen on:- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7dQc1oC6Y5I


Below is a selection of photographs from our Summer Artsfest in Tregwynt Mansion

The 'Consignment' an Exhibition by Glenn Ibbitson was opened by Rozanne Hawksley

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This Exhibition ran until the 8th August

Blatnova gave a performance during the exhibition

see

www.blatnova.co.uk

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Baubo Belly Dancers and the Sun Dancers of Ra

for short film click on the photographs below

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Artsfest in Tregwynt was running for three weeks from July 23rd to August 14th.

We had a varied and interesting programme with exhibitions, workshops and music


The 'Blue' Exhibition

The 'Blue' Exhibition was opened by Audrey Walker.

Audrey presented Geoff Yeomans with the St Cuthbert's Mill Paper Prize for his painting 'Hang Person'. Christine Willison, Pembrokeshire Arts Officer attended and gave a very congratulatory address to the Society

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photos above by Philip Clarke

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a few photos after the hanging taken by Ruth Jowett---This is.an Exhibition really worth seeing....and such a lot to see!.What brilliance we have in the Society!

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Concerts in Tregwynt

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Beth Semmens on harp, Joy Cornock, Soprano

Artsfest in Tregwynt was for three weeks from July 23rd to August 14th.

We had a varied and interesting programme with exhibitions, workshops and music

Jake Whittaker made some films of Blue things and compiled them into a play list

see:- http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=2EB9A97AD9AD9F28


'Glimpses of Ghosts' in the Bishops Palace, St Davids

Fishguard Arts Society 'Glimpses of Ghosts' Film on Youtube - photographs on Flickr 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNCrv8UOj3s

               http://www.flickr.com/photos/


A Successful Exhibition was held in the Tower and Cafe,

Oriel y Parc, St Davids from April 19th to June19th.

Our exhibition in the Junior School Fishguard on the theme of "Changing Landscapes" was loosely interpreted . This exhibition has had a second selection by the Committee and forms a touring exhibition in the Tower and Cafe in Oriel y Parc, St Davids along with films about the work of the Society,

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Carole King's Experimental Print Workshop

Collagraphy with Chine Colle April 7th

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Private View and Prize giving, Saturday, April 3rd

An inspirational speech by Irwyn Wilcox, headmaster of Ysgol Glannau Gwaun

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photos above: Cliff Benson

Prize Winners

Irwyn Wilcox with Marion Dawe, Glenn Ibbitson, Denys Short

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Photos above: Philip Carke

More photographs by Philip Clarke on our Flickr photo stream 


'Fishguard Arts Society in Kyoto 09' in Fishguard Library Gallery ran throughout April

films and paintings and photographs

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Above works by Glenn Ibbitson

Fishguard Arts Society took a selected "Little Jewels Exhibition" now called

"The cosmos in CD cases"

by our Japanese colleagues to avoid ambiguity. Kyoto, Japan, April 7th -19th 2009.

http://www.arton-kyoto.com

The Invitation

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Click here to see images from the Exhibition

The DVD made by Jake Whittaker showing the work of some of the exhibiting artists which played in the Arton Gallery, Kyoto is for sale at 8

The CD Catalogue of the Exhibition is available at 3


Fishguard Library Exhibition

We have been asked to use the Library space during February and March with work by members

During March, Peter Kitney, Sarah Davies and Cynthia Evans showed a selection of work

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left to right: individual paintings. Portraits by Cynthia Evans, Peter Kitney, Sarah Davies