a Cabinet of Curiosities

Illustrator  Storyteller  Writer


Peter Stevenson


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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

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.

Boggarts, Trolls & Tylwyth Teg, Folk Tales of Hidden People and Lost Lands

History Press, September 2021





The Moon-eyed People, Folk Tales from Welsh America,  

History Press 2019

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Book launch, The Moon-eyed People, Aberystwyth Arts Centre Bookshop, 19 Sept 2019

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Chwedlau, Cwiltiau a Chranci / Stories, Quilts and a Crankie

Amgueddfa Ceredigion Museum, Aberystwth, Hydfef 31 Oct 2019 - Ionawr 4 January 2020