a Cabinet of Curiosities

Illustrator  Storyteller  Writer


Peter Stevenson


Rhyfel y Sais Bach, at Aberystwyth Storytelling Festival. Photo c Felix Cannadam

Peter Crankie at Provincetown

At Provincetown Playhouse, Greenwich Village, 25.9.2016. Photo c Ari Ress


The Gower Swan Girl, at the Welsh Folk Tales Book Launch, at Medina, Aberystwyth, 9.3.2017

Railroad crankie

The Elephant of Tregaron, at Medina 26.9.2017, with Milly. Photo c Marc Hayes

Crankie box, built by James Davies, carpenter from Borth, former apprentice at Tir Coed

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Potable crankie box made by Toby Downing, puppet and automata maker from Cilgerran.

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Beti Grwca, a mischievous old lady who made love postions.


Crankie made for Phil Okwedy and Mikey Price for the story of the Tortoise and the Birds from their show 'The Stick Fighting Warriors'


Crankie of 'Rhydel y Sais Bach' from 'The Moon-eyed People', with Ailsa Mair Hughes