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Taking artistic inspiration from the late-Winter landscape and Hedgerows of Northern Ireland
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Regular walks throughout the Winter are my way of keeping connected to the landscape and the changing of the seasons.
Come January and February I eagerly await the smallest signs of spring that may appear- buds starting to form, green shoots appearing, snow drops, the slight lengthening of days, and, of course, the bright and vibrant yellow of the whin/gorse blossom providing a burst of hopeful colour even on the greyest days.
New Process- Exploring Natural Dyeing with Tree Bark
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Woodland Quilt Artwork- Featured in Land and Lore
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In my second blog post connected to the Land and Lore exhibition, I will be exploring a little more about the textile installation piece- Woodland Quilt (A Quilt for Suibne mac Colmáin). I will explore its symbolism and meaning and how it was produced on Irish Linen to celebrate Irish Woodlands
A Sense of Place Collection- The Story behind my new Giclée prints inspired by the Northern Irish Landscape
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Top Tips - How to use Cushions for an Interiors Refresh
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