Bethan Ash – Caridwen

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Caridwen

Inspiration for this piece came from the children’s story, ‘Taliesin’, by Robert Nye.

When coming up with ideas for the Taliesin series, I wanted the pieces to, in some way, convey the enjoyment I felt when first reading the book. This piece refers to Caridwen, who was a witch and the mother of Taliesin. The poem is featured in the book and tells their story 

Year:                2011

Full size:          triptych measuring  h 4’6in x w 6’6in

Material:           hand dyed and painted cotton, Vilene lettering

Technique:       Improvised cut and fused stitched collage

SP:                   UK £2,500.00

Plus postage and packing to: UK & EU £15.00: US & Rest of the world £25.00