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New Growth and Daylight Saving
1 week, 4 days ago 0
Posted in: Uncategorized

Cover Image ‘Wild Garlic’ by Mark Furniss Photography This post can also be viewed in the April edition of the Connemara JournalĀ    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
1 month, 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 […]

March Steel
1 month, 3 weeks ago 2
Posted in: Photography

It’s the first week of March and temperatures have dipped again with no real sign of spring in Connemara just yet. This week saw our first real snowfall with spectacular drifts on the mountains and a heavy smattering of white along the valleys and roads. We’ve been hearing about the icy weather around the country […]