I went to a needle felt workshop today with Alison Hunter – who is an amazingly talented artist. I wasn’t sure what to expect and I thought it might involve sewing which would be fine until I explain that I spent most of my time at school skipping that particular class. I’m a different person […]
It’s been a challenging couple of days and as I’ve found so often in the past there’s always something reassuring that happens to tell me I’m going in the right direction. Today was one of those light-bulb moments. I went along to ‘Homecoming’ with Rachel Webb at the North Leitrim Women’s Centre today. It was […]
Today was a brilliant day, you’ll know if you regularly read the blog that I’ve discovered a creative side to me. I’ve always been interested in arts and crafts and even more so in trying them out for myself. So today I went to a glass bead making class at Graham Reid Design.
It’s been a very interesting week, I’ve attended a few different training courses and lectures. I was going to write an in-depth account about each one but I’ll just give you the bones and if you are interested you can find out more by clicking the links.
As Mondays go this one has been a good one. I woke up to find I’d been featured in the OnlineLives section in the Irish Examiner. Thanks so much for Denise O’Donohue for interviewing me, you can read all about it here.
Last year I did a ceramics class with Rachel Quinn. It’s the first time I’ve ever tried my hand with clay – well unless you count the time in primary school when I got thrown out of the pottery class for talking! Anyway I didn’t really have a clue what I was doing but Rachel […]