Monthly Archives: January 2013

Project 3: Sculpture/Model – a bit of heavy metal?

We now come to the third project organised by Canolfan Porthceri for the Barry Arts Festival 2013: sculptures, models, installations using recycled/reclaimed materials. The other two projects are pretty ‘soft’ – involving materials such as fabrics, yarns, other textiles… so … Continue reading

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Project 2: The 2013 Wallhanging!

Following the success of the first Barry Arts Festival wallhanging last year, we just have to follow it up with another. Those of us who put it all together were amazed at the number of contributions we received – and … Continue reading

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Project 1: Yarn Bombing – what is THAT?

Also known as Yarn-Storming, Grafitti Knitting, Guerilla Knitting … follow this link to see some fantastic images: http://www.boredpanda.org/yarn-bombing/ For the Barry Arts Festival 2013 (24th May – 2nd June), we are hoping to yarn-bomb a couple of trees around Barry … Continue reading

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Canolfan Porthceri projects for Barry Arts Festival 2013

With the BAF 13 only a matter of …18 weeks away (!) …it’s time to get the community projects off the ground! This year there are three planned: Yarn Bombing Wallhanging Sculpture/Model The rough theme is Barry: Industry and Leisure … Continue reading

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