The Severn Bridge, crossing to Wales from England

    Artists: Painters, Sculptors, Art and Crafts

    Every town, village and remote little hamlet in Wales has a resident artist. It's nice to know that this art and craft  tradition is as strongas ever and the proof is here within our list of famous Welsh artists, sculptors and craftsmen. You'll find references to Cefyn Burgess, David Emmanuel, Charles ByrdErnest Zobole, Christopher WilliamsGwen John and more!

    Richard Wilson

    Founder of the Royal Academy. Widely recognised as the father of British Landscape painting. He also painted the pub sign 'We Three Loggerheads' near Mold!

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    Andrew Vicari

    Andrew Vicari is a welsh painter living and working in France. He has made a career out of paining portraits of the rich and famous despite being largely unknown in own country, in 2004 Vicari was Britain's richest living painter, with an estimated fortune of 92 million.

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    Bob Neill

    The world's greatest craftsman in the art of pyrography (an ancient art of burning designs on wood) and one of the most recognised people outside of Wales for promoting Wales, the Welsh language and the annual Eisteddfod.

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