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Life Drawing Residency in Roundstone
1 week, 3 days ago 0
Posted in: Inspire

Cover photo: James Hanley (RHA), Carey Clarke (RHA), Gavin Lavelle and Una Sealy (RHA) outside the Lavelle Art Gallery, Clifden   We’ve had some interesting visitors to the gallery recently – old friends and acquaintances that we don’t get the opportunity to meet often enough. Pictured with Gavin outside the Lavelle Art Gallery are RHA […]

New Growth and Daylight Saving
1 month, 1 week ago 0
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Cover Image ‘Wild Garlic’ by Mark Furniss Photography This post can also be viewed in the April edition of the Connemara Journal    The end of March saw the clocks put forward, giving us the welcome pleasure of longer daylight hours with the boon of drawn out days ahead. It’s as if the impatience of […]

Ink Dark Sea
2 months, 1 week ago 2
Posted in: Paintings

I have been working on two small seascapes over the last number of days. The surface is a heavyweight paper, prepared with gesso and mounted on canvas board. They each measure 15.5 cm x 10.5 cm. There is something satisfying about working on paper, its texture is fine and chalky compared to canvas and the […]