|Pen Pynfarch offers studio
space and a range of accommodation in a beautiful secluded valley in South
The site consists of an old stone-built farmhouse, converted barns
across the yard (including the studio
|It includes woods, open pasture, a lake
and the Gwyddil stream. There is a wealth of wildflowers, birdlife and
other wildlife in the valley. Pen Pynfarch is the home of Andy Paget, Eeva-Maria
Mutka and their son Angus.
stopped by Stitchwort
drifts of daytime stars.
|In June 2003 Jeff and Kate Pyper led a group of artists in a series of explorations of the landscape including sensory exercises, clay work, poems and dance culminating in the construction of a floating island on the lake as a nesting refuge for water birds.|
Endlessly in motion
dancing with wind and water
hidden roots drink deep.
|Mapping the Sky
The sky is full of fading trails
blasted by swooping metal noise.
Invisible, the swift’s road leads home.
tear up the maps
give them to the air
falling as confetti
for a new marriage.
Stone wore its felt
As a bridal gown
holding hands with clay