“Based in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal, Ireland, ‘The Allingham Festival’ is a celebration of the life and works of one of the town’s most famous ancestors, writer and poet William Allingham and his wife, the fine artist, Helen Allingham. Each year sees their memory celebrated with events and workshops in poetry, creative writing, digital storytelling, art & design, fine art and singer songwriting. The festival is designed to inspire and showcase participants and lovers of the creative arts.”
For the Allingham Festival we are required to create a short moving image in response to William Allingham’s poetry, displaying our interpretation of Allingham’s written word. We can chose form many disciplines, e.g. illustration/graphic design/3D/moving image/etc.!