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John Brett’s holiday rental

When the artist, John Brett, decided to paint on the coast of West Wales in the 1880s he became a regular summer visitor to the Dinas area, renting Newport Castle to accommodate his large family. This was handy for visits to the bays … Continue reading

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Len Rees’ wonderful wall

Len Rees is a Dinas potter with a garden wall that celebrates his friends, family and neighbours, both as models and contributing artists.  Here are just a few in more detail. Click on a face for a close-up view. The … Continue reading

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Landscape and Light for Artists

Pembrokeshire is full of art galleries, artists’ studios and memories of well known figures from the art world. Graham Sutherland, who left a collection of his paintings to Wales  first visited Pembrokeshire in 1934 and said it was the place … Continue reading

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