Fancy Digestives

This is my go-to biscuit recipe. If you want a biscuit you can roll and cut out, it looks impressive and it tastes fab. I found this recipe in a Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall book. Hugh says…

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What Is Your Love Song?

Lyrical Pillows - made in 2008 for Bridge Street Studios Exhibition

Music has such a strong connection to emotions. We all want to give a gift that invokes an emotional response and we all want to receive a gift that touches our hearts! Large “Love Song”…

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Inspirational Donegal

I’ve just returned from a refreshing break in the wilds of Donegal. So what inspiration did this fantastic part of the country bring me? Slieve League Cliffs in Co Donegal The ideas are all flickering through…

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New Year and New Dreams

Mighty Oaks from little acorns grow

As each New Year comes round our thoughts come to the review of the year past and our hopes and dreams for the coming year. As 2013 passes I look back at a lot of…

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Every Cloud has a Silver Lining

So on a long drive home from Tipperary Orla Barry and I had the idea to combined our expertise and enthusiasm to bring a pop-up Irish Designer Art and Craft shop. ‘Silver Linings’ to Dundalk for the Christmas…

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Responding

Bridge Street Studios exhibition response opens in it’s final venue this week. In my last post I gave you a sneak look at the thinking behind my own pieces.  Here is a little look at…

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