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Our mission is to educate and inspire children and communities, enhancing natural creativity and well being, through environmental art. Our vision is that children and adults will engage with nature in a creative way, helping to protect and sustain it for future generations. Ein nod yw addysgu ac ysbrydoli plant a chymunedau wrth wella creadigrwydd naturiol a lles trwy gelf amgylcheddol. Ein gweledigaeth yw y bydd plant ac oedolion yn ymgysylltu â natur mewn ffordd greadigol gan helpu i'w diogelu a'i chynnal ar gyfer cenedlaethau'r dyfodol.

BEACH SCULPTURE FESTIVAL 2016

GWYL CERFLUNIAU TRAETH 2016

WHERE AND WHEN:
PRYD A BLE:

1. Monday, 25th July @ Caswell Beach
2. Tuesday, 26th July @ Oxwich Beach
3. Wednesday, 27th July @ Port Eynon Beach
4. Thursday, 28th July @ Bracelet Bay Beach
5. Friday, 29th July @ Blackpill Beach (by Lido)
TIMES: Between 10.00 am and 4.00p.m. FREE Drop in workshop (all ages & cultures
welcome)

Environmental Art workshops. Join a team of professional artists to create a display of temporary sculptures that inspire, inform and educate on Swansea and Gower's beautiful beaches. Learn new art skills and techniques. Please bring buckets and spades, hats and sunscreen. (scroll down to see 2015 festival features
below) (Sgroliwch lawr i weld y cynnwys) Please also see www.artandeducationbythesea.co.uk for further information.

 

NEW 2015 FESTIVAL FEATURES

click on photos to link to each day

Caswell Beach - 22.07.15

Oxwich Beach -23.07.15

Port Eynon Beach - 24.07.15

Bracelet Bay - 25.07.15

Sponsors of 2015 Festival

 

Click photos below to link

to Sculpture Trail Feature

Every Child Outside Sculpture Trail

Project 2014

Schools Project making sculptures for a special trail

 

 

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SCULPTURE BY THE SEA UK FESTIVAL PROJECT

Our Annual Sculpture Festival was a great success again this year running for eight days in total - please see links below to each of these festival days - Cawell, Oxwich, Port Eynon, Bracelet Bay, Blackpill and Aberavon. Were you there? It was certainly 'the Festival' to be at this year again!

ECO-ART FOR SCHOOLS PROJECT 2012-13

SWANSEA AND PEMBROKE SCHOOLS

EXHIBITON OF PHOTOGRAPHS AT TENBY MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY

Now showing from 26.10.13 to 23.11.13

FFOTOGRAFFAU YN CANOLFAN

Eco-Art Project Feature

EC0-GELF I YSGOLION

2012-13 ARDDANGOSFA

Sculpture by the Sea UK Festival 2014

Full Photo Features

Link to Day 1

Sculpture by the Sea UK Festival Feature- Aberavon Beach 2013

Full Photo Features

Link to Day 1

EVENT SPONSORS

Sculpture by the Sea UK Festival 2013 - Blackpill Beach

Full Photo Features - click each photo

Blackpill Beach

 

 

Sculpture by the Sea UK Festival 2013 - Gower Beaches

GWYR NATUR I GELF

For full photo features click here or photo for each day - Caswell, Oxwich, Port Eynon.

 

 

 

 

Caswell (day1)

 

Oxwich (day 2)

 

Port Eynon (day 3)

 

Links to Sculpture Festival 2012- Marina Beach, Blackpill , Caswell , Oxwich, Port Eynon

EXHIBITION NEWS

NATURE INTO ART PROJECT 2012-13
AN EXHIBITON OF PHOTOGRAPHS AT THE GOWER WILDFLOWER CENTRE, BLACKHILLS NURSERY, BLACKHILLS, GOWER, SA2 7JN

SEE NATURE INTO ART NEWS ITEM BELOW OR SCHOOLS PAGE

PROSIECT NATUR I GELFYDDYD 2012-13
ARDDANGOSFA FFOTOGRAFFAU
CANOLFAN BLODAU GWYLLT GWYR, PLANHIGFA BLACKHILLS, BLACKHILLS, GWYR, SA2 7JN.

OTHER NEWS ITEMS:

Nature into Art Project 2012

Gower Peninsula, Swansea

Prosiect Natur i Gelfyddyd, Penrhyn Gwyr, Abertawe

Project supported by Welsh Government

Sustainable Development Fund

Sculpture by the Sea’s inspiring project is an educational programme of art workshops on the theme of nature for the community of Gower

SCHOOLS AND GROUPS INVOLVED: YSGOLION / GRWPIAU PARTNER SY’N CYMRYD RHAN YN Y PROSIECT:

 

 

CLICK TO LINK TO FULL FEATURE

Edwina Hart AM and Bodhi O'Connor opening the Nature Into Art Exhibition of Photographs at the Gower Wildflower Centre (showing until August 2013)

KNELSTON, LLANRHIDIAN, PENNARD, PENCLAWDD AND CRWYS PRIMARY SCHOOLS, BISHOPSTON COMPREHENSIVE AND CRWYS GIRL GUIDES

 

 

 

...Site Specific Sculpture Sec-Ed Project 2012

Datganiad I'r Wasg Mawrth 2012 Prosiect Cerflunio Safle Penodol Addysg Uwchradd

The Nine Site Specific Sculptures built in Nine Welsh Secondary Schools - ( left to right):

PARTNER SCHOOLS: BISHOP GORE, LLANGATWG, CEFN HENGOED, GLAN AFAN, MORRISTON, MILFORD HAVEN, QUEEN ELIZABETH, ST. JOSEPH'S R.C., SIR THOMAS PICTON.

CLICK HERE FOR PROJECT FEATURE

Further news items

NATURE INTO ART PROJECT 2011-12

SPONSORED BY:

Project supported by Welsh Government Sustainable Development Fund

Click on photos for feature

LOUGHOR FORESHORE PARK SCULPTURE PROJECT 2011 FEATURE -

Sculptures and interpretation carvings were installed in the Loughor Foreshore Park beside the estuary and officially unveiled by the Lord Mayors of Swansea and Carmarthen in December 2011.

Click on photos for feature.

2011 Festival

Our exciting Sculpture festival programme of beach based days for the community was the highlight of this summer with a record number of people attending and some of the best sculptures created ever at the festival.The eighth annual Sculpture by the Sea UK Festival ran for six days in Swansea and Gower between 22nd and 27th July. It was an astounding success again with lots of people getting involved and having fun.

Click on photos for feature of each day

Marina Beach

Sandfields Beach

Blackpill Beach

Bracelet Bay

Caswell Bay

Oxwich Bay

Swan fans attending the festival created their heroes in sand

The tail of a mermaid sculpture in SA1

A beautiful crab with shell mosiac detail

The beautiful coloured pebbles were used to make stunning marine life mosaics

The Big Hand for Nature was one of the large scale sculptures

Four dolphin sculptures await the tide

If you attended any of the festival days and would like to add your comments to our participants wall that will be included in the feature, please send them to info@sculpturebythesea.co.uk

Thank you to all our kind sponsors below who helped make the event possible

Project supported by Welsh Government Sustainable Development Fund

 

Angela's@Caswell

 

Links to Previous Year's Festivals -Festival 2011 Festival 2010 Festival 2009 Festival 2008 Festival 2007 Festival 2006

2011 ART IN THE ENVIRONMENT FOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS RESEARCH PROJECT
CELF YN YR AMGYLCHEDD AR GYFER YSGOLION UWCHRADD PROSIECT YMCHWIL

During Spring 2011, Sculpture by the Sea UK, carried out a special research project working with 15 Welsh secondary schools. They have been looking into the possibilities of future art in the environment projects for Secondary Schools in Wales where pupils will work with artists to build site specific sculpture in their school grounds.

SCHOOL TERM TIME PROJECTS-Please get in touch with us at info@sculpturebythesea.co.uk for workshop details Primary Schools in Swansea and Pembroke take part in special Art workshops with the Sculpture by the Sea Artists - Through the Seasons Project and Art in the Environment - a Project for Foundation Phase

FOUNDATION PHASE INSET DAYS FOR TEACHERS -Informative and practical inset days for teachers are available from the Sculpture by the Sea Team to help teach this new and exciting curriculum approach. Please contact us for further information and prices at info@sculpturebythesea.co.uk

Sculpture by the Sea UK are a trained team of artists who have extensive experience in working with schools and community within landscapes since 1998 on high profile environmental art projects. Our team of 20 talented Swansea and West Wales artists are available to run small or large interpretative and fun events or workshops for all age groups at competitive rates. Please contact us for a free consultation to find out more. Our website features examples of projects we have run since 2005.

Sculpture by the Sea UK Ltd/ Cerflunio ar lan y Mor

Reg. Ltd. Co. No: 8204938.

Welsh Finalists of National Lottery Awards 2006 for The Most Innovative Project

All photos Copyright Sculpture by the Sea UK/Cerflunio ar lan y Mor 2005-2014

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