Art Exhibition Caters for Blind

© BBC News, Wales — A professional artist is staging an exhibition of landscapes, seascapes and street scenes that cater for people who are blind or partially sighted. Mark Cox has made 3D scale wooden replicas of some his paintings so people can feel the subjects as well as view them. He will also be on hand at Carmarthen Library to describe the images when the exhibition opens later this month. He worked with members of the town’s Blind Society to trial the reliefs. Mr Cox, a retired policeman, has been painting professionally for six years and although he has exhibited widely this will be his first in his home town. He said: “I got to thinking how I could make it as accessible as possible so everyone could go there…. READ ARTICLE

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