The Makers House Wexford is a creative venture set in the heart of Wexford town. The Makers, all members of the Design Craft Council of Ireland, are professional artists and craftspeople who simply love what they do. You will too. Selling a stunning range of art, ceramics, print,
eco-printed silk, sculpture, silver jewellery, stained glass. We also host demonstrations, workshops and open evenings.
WOULD YOU LIKE TO COMMISSION A PAINTING?
I am happy to discuss your ideas ifyou wish to commission a painting. I will be delighted to hear from you.
.....read my blog with stories about my paintings, my inspiration, my work and some everyday thoughts!
News from the studio!
The world is going throughsuch strange times right now. We are watching the news so closely, constantly looking for something reassuring to latch on to. Everyone is feeling like their life is on hold as we wait for things to get back to 'normal'.
Well, I've given myself a good shake-up, stepped right out of my comfort zone and done something I never thought I would attempt. I've painted a portrait... Taking up the #portraitsforhseheroes challenge has been a daunting but invigorating experience for me.Read more...
Just a little tempting video snapshot of my Precious Bowls paintings available inmy online gallery
On the eve of my festival exhibition!
Truly delighted to share with you this interview which has was published in The Gloss Magazine last October. Perfectly captures the essence of my new collection and was so timely! Just as my exhibition for Wexford Festival opera began.
Let me tell you - working with gold leaf is a delicate business,
requiring patience and practice to place that filigree just as you want
it. Sometimes I feel it has a mind of its own as the gentlest breath of
air can cause it to flicker and fly away! Have a look at this short
video I took and you'll get the idea.
Find yourself looking for the perfect gift - a wedding, birthday, anniversary or presentation?
A painting is a beautiful treasure. Take a look. There are Precious Bowls, golden Arthearts and ...... a special edition of prints, framed and unframed. What wonderful presents they would make!
Well; this is a blast from the past. Yes! It's really me. A different hair style and a couple of years younger. After all if I am going to tell you about the stories and inspiration behind my paintings what better way to start than to share this video with you. It's really about where it all started ....