Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Wallhanging

The Arts Festival Wall-hanging project produced a magnificent piece of art that attracted a lot of positive attention when it was exhibited during the recent Barry Arts Festival. Pat and her team did a brilliant job, and Pat has now … Continue reading

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That Was The Barry Arts Festival 2012

So that’s it. It’s all over. Ten days of chaos. Ten days of music, dance, poetry, literature, art, photography, and more. Ten days of meeting new people, people from Barry, or who live in Barry, or have lived in Barry. … Continue reading

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Festival Day 10 – The FINAL DAY

Well, we made it – without strangling one another, which is pretty good! Two events today – the second day of the Party in The Park, more correctly known as “Voices in the Park”, and the presentation of the Barry … Continue reading

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Festival Day 9 – Party in the Park

Saturday morning – and a lie-in! We’re on the downhill straight now! Only a few more events to go – and it’s raining for the concert in Victoria Park. Still, a leisurely morning uploading the photos of Gillian Clarke last … Continue reading

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Festival Day 8 – Gillian Clarke

Day 8 started far too early after day 7 , which finished late! The reason for the early start was to set up the mural and wall-hanging for their public debut in Windsor Road Church. When Pat and I arrived … Continue reading

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Festival Day 7 – Boyd Clack

Day 7 – Thursday, and another day of art and photography exhibits at Windsor Road Church, but thanks to an intervention by Pat, who wanted to undo any damage I might have done to the mural, I managed to get … Continue reading

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Festival Day 6 – Poetry Reading 1

Day 6 – Wednesday (I think! It’s getting a bit blurred!) and another day of the photography and art exhibitions at Windsor Road Church. And there are also things going on at the Canonhill Art Space where Glyn Pooley is … Continue reading

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Festival Day 5 – Summer Songs

Day 5 – Tuesday – and we have our artists and photographers exhibiting in Windsor Road Church. Both the Barry Camera Club and the Positive Images Photographic Society (PIPS) have people available to “talk photography”. Meanwhile I amuse myself  tinkering … Continue reading

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