Illustration, Print and Web Design

Hywel Dda

Welsh Heroes Project-series of 24 digital illustrations of Welsh heroes, created as part of a Madog Fellowship for the study of Welsh Culture, 2006.

Hywel Dda (Hywel the Good) ruled most of Wales for most of the first half of the 9th century A.D. In addition to consolidating power through conquest and diplomacy, he was responsible for the creation of Wales’ first comprehensive written legal code.