Its 5.30am, I should be fast asleep, but instead I'm up doing last minute computer stuff, updating blogs, sending emails, printing info leaflets, boarding passes etc, etc. The next 3 weeks are crazy hectic, and I'll barely get the chance to sit down, let alone blog!
Friday, April 11, 2014
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Above is a hint of what I have been up to, among other things, over the past fortnight. I'm delighted to have been asked by Feile na Bealtaine to create a visual display, (instillation, don't ya know), as part of this years festival. The theme of the parade is Children's Literature, a lovely theme indeed, and golly, wide open to interpretation.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
An Introduction to Social Media (Stitchlily Style)
7th March 2014
Coláiste Stiofáin Naofa College of Further Education, Cork
On the weekend of March 7-9th a fantastic 3 day festival of textiles is running. The annual Cork Textiles Network Conference is jampacked with goodies this year, from talks, symposiums, workshops, to exhibitions (and exhibition opening!). As part of the conference I'll be running a workshop, 'An Introduction to Social Media'.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Here's a sneaky peek at a piece I'm nearly finished making for an exhibition here in Dingle this April. 'Ar Gor/The Hatchery' is a group exhibition in An Lab, with a theme of eggs, geese and other associations. 'Tá an gé ar gor' - The goose is hatching. From some research into this project, I have been drawn into the murky world of eggs, geese, feet, distaffs and other stories...