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Original Artwork Commissions from Ruth Osborne Art

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Original Artwork Commissions from Ruth Osborne Art

If you have ever wanted to explore commissioning an original artwork- read on! I'll take you through the process of commissioning an original piece of textile art from me.

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Creativity and Mental Health

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Creativity and Mental Health

With Mental Health Awareness Week falling on the 10th-16th May 2021, I have written a short blog about how I find creativity, and in particular mark-making, can support mindfulness and positive mental wellbeing. I've even included some instructions to make your own mark-making stamp block to explore mindful mark-making with. Free Art Download available as part of Mental Health Awareness Week:

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Art and Nature

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Art and Nature

How I will be supporting Pantlife's #EveryFlowerCounts citizen science survey and #NoMowMay campaign with my Meadow Collection of Original Artworks on Irish Linen

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May Customs and Celebrations in Ireland

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May Customs and Celebrations in Ireland

May Day or Bealtaine, as it is known in the Celtic calendar, brings the start of summer and with it a range of customs and traditions that were practiced across Ireland.  My work is closely inspired by the heritage and customs of Ireland. Here I'll tell you a little more about the May customs that influence my artwork for the Celtic Seasons Collection.

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Why Irish Linen?

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Why Irish Linen?

Why Irish Linen?

I create my work on Irish Linen for a number of reasons; from the aesthetic qualities of the fabric to it's heritage and history in Northern Ireland.

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