a Cabinet of Curiosities

Illustrator  Storyteller  Writer


Peter Stevenson


Rhysyn and the Mermaid, The Lady of the Millpond, Sigl-di-gwt, and Guto and the Little Red Mannikin, the four chapbooks in the series of Myra Evans's little illustrated Fairy Tale books.  A6 in size, 16 pages, with pictures and hand written words on each page, printed by the National Library of Wales.  First editions available only by direct order, at gigs, or from the National Library of Wales shop. Contact Peter for details.

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The World Turned Inside Out, stories of the Ceredigion Lead Mines in the new issue of Planet the Welsh Internationalist, with the sculptures of Alison Lochhead.

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'Myra' new double cd avaialble now,  £10.

The lost fairy tales and folk songs of west Wales, collected by Myra Evans of New Quay.

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The Talking Tree /Blodau'r Draen


Where the Water keeps no Secrets

A story of the ageless human relationship with the Ceredigion hills, through film, folk tale, poetry, music, storytelling, song, projections, objects, live music, illustration and photography.

A view through the looking glass backwards towards tomorrow.


Ffilm/ Film: Jacob Whittaker

Storiwr/Storyteller: Peter Stevenson

Ffidl a Llais/Fiddle & Voice: Elsa Davies

Telyn a Llais/Harp & Voice: Ceri Owen-Jones

Viol a Llais/ Viol & Voice: Ailsa Mair Hughes.




Borderless and Boundless

Crankie performance at the Provincetown Theatre, Greenwich Village, New York. Phot c Ari Ress

Welsh Folk Tales The History Press 2017

Welsh Folk Tales,

published by the History Press

available from all good bookshops

and online from Gwales and other book sellers


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Illustration from Y Fari Lwyd, published 2017, see Chapbook page for details

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The Moon-eyed People and the White Ravens

Rhyfel y Sais Bach


The War of the Little Englishman


Jacob Whittaker

Peter Stevenson

Ailsa Mair Hughes

Reading between the lines. The folklore of the Aberystwyth to Carmarthen railway line, a new article in the spring edition of Planet, no 229, available now at £5.75; including the tales of the Carmarthenshire Muck Heap, the saucy goings-on in Pencader Tunnel, Wil Cefn Goch's bruised testicle, the Tregaron elephant, and how the Great Western Railway enticed passengers to west Wales with a book of fairytales.

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Wolf-girl comes to Wales, stories from the Appalachian Mountains and Wales.

A crankie / concertina book, to be published 2019, to tie in with the exhibition Curers, Charms and Curses, at Monongalia Arts Center, West Virginia, May 2019.

The Moon-eyed People, Folk Tales from Welsh America, to be published by the History Press Autumn 2019

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Peg dolls of Appalachian and Welsh Granny Women, for the exhibition Curers, Charms, and Curses, Monongalia Arts Center, May 2019