Week 12

 

Superhero Postcard: Nia's Superheros - illustrated by George Manson

 

Lynne Neagle, Welsh Assembly Member for Torfaen, invited young people to write about their Covid-9 Superheroes. This piece was written by Nia, a Year 7 pupil at @YsgolGwynllyw and illustrated by George Manson.

 

George is an artist and illustrator based in Cardiff.

 

email: georgemanson@mail.com

 

web: www.georgemanson.cargo.site

 

instagram: @georgemanson

 

image: George Manson

 

 


 

Thomas Evans

 

Thomas EvansI’m a photographer and public speaker with an aim to advocate for improved mental health support and youth empowerment. I use my art to document my own experiences with mental health problems and combat the stigma surrounding the discussion of the subject as well as to support myself.

 

email: tomevs.photography@gmail.com

 

web:   thomasevans.pb.photography

 

twitter: @Tom_evans18

 

image: Thomas Evans

 

 


 

G-Expressions

 

G-ExpressionsG-Expressions’ mission is to support young people aged 10-25 to dance, develop and achieve their dreams. Through dance, theatre and leadership activities, we give young people the confidence, tools and skills to achieve their goals, and supportive conditions in which to grow and thrive. 

 

contact: https://gexpressions.co.uk/contact/

 

twitter: @G_Expressions

 

image: G-Expressions

 


 

Superhero Postcard: Emily's Superheros, with Caroline Stealey 

 

Caroline StealeyLynne Neagle, Welsh Assembly Member for Torfaen, invited young people to write about their Covid-9 Superheroes. This piece was written by Emily at @YsgolGwynllyw

 

Caroline: "I am a visual artist influenced by place, nature and historical events. I use maps and old historical documents for reference, and build layers of marks, usually with textiles and mixed media. I’ve recently been working with Deborah Aguirre Jones on the @GofaluGrange project."

 

email: cmstealey@gmail.com

 

web: https://carolinestealey.wordpress.com

 

instagram: @carotextileart

 

facebook: @Furzecat.c.d

 

twitter: @cmstealey

 

images: Recent work (Title: My Eye) made in lockdown for Textileartist.org online challenge.

 


LLoyd Houston

 

Lloyd HoustonLloyd Houston is a Cardiff based artist and illustrator, whose work often references pop and skate culture. 

 

instagram: @lazyloddy

 

image: Lloyd Houston