Bull sculpture at National Botanic Garden of Wales causes stir

A new arrival at the National Botanic Garden of Wales is causing a stir.

Tarw the Welsh Black bull has been created by sculptor Sally Matthews in honour of the opening of Waun Las National Nature Reserve - Wales' first working farm nature reserve. Tarw points the way to the 162ha organic working farm. Featuring a metal outline, filled with sheeps' wool, he is a striking, life-size presence on the "prairie" between the Great Glasshouse and the lakes. The bull sculpture also points the way to sculptor's exhibition, which will be in the garden's Courtyard Gallery from 16 September.


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