Focus on Artists – Valli Schafer

Valli Schafer is an artist based in Sligo. Her exhibition 'Sea & Other Creatures' is on in SG Art Shop, Carraroe, Sligo from Dec 1st – 24th). The show consists of recent pieces of work with a sea based theme celebrating sea creatures and the  human creatures that have taken to the sea in greater numbers... Continue Reading →

Blacksmith for an hour

I was delighted when Michael Budd invited me along to his forge to try my hand at being a blacksmith for an hour. The family, were of course horrified, thinking I was going to burn part of my anatomy because I'm quite clumsy, or I used to be. For those of you who don't know... Continue Reading →

Off the rails and nuts ;)

Well Off the Rails on tour in Sligo was on TV last night. I went around to my friends house with Lucy and we watched it together as we were all in the audience. There was a lot of cringing going on. To be honest they didn't show a whole lot of Sligo. We were... Continue Reading →

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