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.
image: George Manson
I’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.
image: Thomas Evans
G-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.
Superhero Postcard: Emily's Superheros, with Caroline Stealey
Lynne 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 I use maps and old historical documents for reference, and build layers of marks, usually with textiles and mixed media.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."
images: Recent work (Title: My Eye) made in lockdown for Textileartist.org online challenge.
Lloyd Houston is a Cardiff based artist and illustrator, whose work often references pop and skate culture.
image: Lloyd Houston