Heather Bennett’s Simply Stunning Images

Heather Bennett
Mask of Love

Born  in Southend, Heather Bennett has been a Pembrokeshire resident since 1995. Her home is a lovely old chapel in Solva which she shares with husband and artist Raul Speek. The chapel also serves as a gallery for their work and the work of other  local artists.

Into The Light. Solva

The shop sells a range of items that include booklets of Heather’s work. In the spring, until the autumn, in normal times, the café she also runs is a meeting place for locals and tourists alike with regular tapas and live music events.

Growing up in west London, Heather inherited her love of photography from her father. Her subject matter is wide-ranging, from the capture of many of the glorious images Pembrokeshire abounds in, to images from her travels around the world and various other interesting projects .

Her website is a tribute to her versatility and her eye for a stirring image.

Walking the Dog

However, Heather isn’t only an accomplished photographer not afraid to experiment. She is also an accomplished writer. An honours graduate in English literature, she takes great pleasure in combining images and words and has written a number of articles and booklets.

She says of her work: “I try to share my own view of the journey we’re on: in landscape, in glimpses of people within this, and in objects that cut through the complexity to offer a simplicity I’ve come to believe we need.”

Image sheet for Wildflower Garden

Please go to Heathers website to read some of her articles and to enjoy some of her work.

Heather takes commissions and many of her images are for sale.

Otter 1

Heather Bennett Photography

www.artpembrokeshire.co.uk

Phone: 01437 721907

Email: heather@heatherbennett.co.uk

Kitty Parsons

Kitty has forgotten how long she has been here now but she loves Pembrokeshire for its beauty and it's people. She spends her time searching out stories for pembrokeshire.online, swimming in the sea , drawing and painting as Snorkelfish and eating cake. She says "Pembrokeshire.online has been an opportunity to celebrate this beautiful county and its people. Keep the stories coming. We love to hear from you."

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1 Response

  1. Heather says:

    Kitty I’ve only just seen the article you wrote on me. You must think I am very rude. So a belated thank you for including me in your magazine. Hope all well with you. Interested to see 2 if Raul’s l pictures feature in the breaking out of the gallery piece. Hope Arthur gets it off the ground OK. I interviewed him and Raul filmed him for last one – it’s on u tube under Raul Speek. Hope u r getting about OK now. Stay safe love Heather x