Mari Lwyd

Y Fari Lwyd also known as The Mari Lwyd (the grey mare) is a Welsh midwinter tradition that has links going back into ancient Celtic culture and the horse goddess of Epona. This is an on-going project.

Y Fari Lwyd

Y Fari Lwyd. 2014
Chalk drawing on blackboard 85 x 61 cm

Mari lwyd  (Y fari lwyd)

Mari Lwyd (y fari lwyd) 2015

Pen and ink drawing

 

Horseskull.Ambrotype

Horse skull 2015

Wet plate collodion.  15 x 10 cm

 

The Art Chapel in Abergavenny hosted an exhibition of  both Sarah’s and William Brown’s work on the Mari Lwyd in December 2015