Category: Projects

Merthyr and The Biscuit Factory

This film is part of the Literature Wales’ Invent Your Event outreach scheme funded by the Welsh Government as part of the Roald Dahl 100 celebrations.  Mae’r ffilm hwn yn rhan o raglan allestyn DyfeisioContinue reading

Furnace to Flowers

Furnace to Flowers in Ebbw Vale has been announced as the Grow Wild flagship site for Wales, winning the public vote to receive £120,000 funding. The site will transform parts of the former Ebbw ValeContinue reading

Llanhilleth Heritage Centre Digital Stories

Llanhilleth Heritage Centre Digital Stories Llanhilleth Institute in Llanhilleth, near Abertillery in Blaenau Gwent Wales received Heritage Lottery Funding to set up and run a heritage centre and website. Breaking Barriers Community Arts were askedContinue reading

Special Effectively Spooky

Special Effectively Spooky This project contains movies made at a workshop supportedbyaandbcymru.org.uk/oriel-aandb/ . The workshop enabled children to experiment with chroma keying using a green screen. Other technology used by the children were iPad, i-rigContinue reading

Playing Past & Present

Penyrheol Playing Past & Present A community arts project funded by Caerphilly County Borough Council. The inter-generational project took place in Penyrheol and asked young and old to share their stories of Play – PastContinue reading

Community Arts Projects

The A – Z of Community Arts Projects Over the years Breaking Barriers Community Arts and Breaking Barriers (under the aegis of Caerphilly County Borough Council) have carried out hundreds of community arts projects manyContinue reading

Voices of Conscience

The project collected stories told by family and friends of conscientious objectors and modern peace makers. The stories were put together for the purpose of sharing for both children and adults to learn through theContinue reading

Representing Communities – North Merthyr

Representing North Merthyr Created as part of Representing Communities…Developing the creative power of people to improve health and wellbeing. The project explored through the participatory practice of digital storytelling how community representations produced through creativeContinue reading

World War I – A Valley’s View

A Valley’s View Digital Stories Merthyr Stories Caerphilly Stories Uncle Willie Fear of being Buried Alive He Left for the Somme I Deeply Regret Black to White Postcards from the Trenches Tommy Barnes Uncle FrankContinue reading

Torfaen at War

World War One Digital Stories & Interviews Breaking Barriers Community Arts were commissioned by Head4Arts in partnership with Torfaen County Borough Council’s Heritage Team on the Torfaen at War project which received funding from theContinue reading