Latest Artwork   February, 2017

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 'Abstract Landscape II Jan 2017'
'Abstract Landscape II Jan 2017' | Oil on textured paper, 17 x 25 cm | Martina Furlong
 'Abstract Landscape I Jan 2017'
'Abstract Landscape I Jan 2017' | Oil on textured paper, 17 x 25 cm | Martina Furlong

Martina Furlong

The ideas for my paintings come from various sources; buildings, books, songs, people and nature. In my paintings I want to transform reality, mix it with memor...
 'Barry'
'Barry' | Oil on canvas, 50 x 50 cm | Connor Maguire
 'Jason'
'Jason' | Charcoal and chalk on canson paper, 25 x 35 cm | Connor Maguire

Connor Maguire

I would watch my Grandfather sketch and draw out ideas for projects as well as for the mere pleasure of drawing. Inspired and captivated seeing what he could ac...
 'Granduer'
'Granduer' | Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm | Laurence O'Toole
 'Watching Weeds Grow'
'Watching Weeds Grow' | Oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm | Laurence O'Toole

Laurence O'Toole

Irish Arts Compendium 2008 (runner up). Represented Ireland in Televised Isole Festival of Art Competition, Italy. Awarded 2nd Prize 2003....
 'Soul Mate'
'Soul Mate' | Acrylic, 20 x 30 ins | Fatma Rahman
 'Thirst'
'Thirst' | Oil Painting, 20 x 30 ins | Fatma Rahman

Fatma Rahman

My painting interests lie in nature and its relationship with human. My favorite media is Acrylic however I also like water color and oil paints. My painting wo...
 'Ploughed Field'
'Ploughed Field' | Oil, 12 x 14 ins | Yvonne Moran
 'Poppies'
'Poppies' | Oil, 12 x 16 ins | Yvonne Moran

Yvonne Moran

Starting with the lovely fluidity of watercolour she changed to oils, which is her preferred medium but she dabbles in acrylic from time to time and is currentl...
 'Circles of Love'
'Circles of Love' | Oil on chunky box canvas, 50 x 75cm | Ashling Bell
 'Splash Time'
'Splash Time' | Oil on chunky box canvas, 60 x 50 cm | Ashling Bell

Ashling Bell

I have always had an artistic flair, from designing knitwear patterns to interior design. My inspiration comes from my everyday surroundings. Love painting with...
 'Three Bathers'
'Three Bathers' | Acrylic paint, 13 x 21 cm | Karen Hickey
 'Moonlight'
'Moonlight' | Acrylic paint and marker, 13 x 21 cm | Karen Hickey

Karen Hickey

Karen has a passion for painting and drawing from life. Since 2006 she has attended many life drawing and portrait classes, still life and art workshops....
 'Paddy McCanns, Legmoylin, Co Armagh'
'Paddy McCanns, Legmoylin, Co Armagh' | Oil on stretched canvas, 46 x 70 cm | Joe Ryder
 'Moos Aloud'
'Moos Aloud' | Oil on stretched canvas, 40 x 40 cm | Joe Ryder

Joe Ryder

Ideas for paintings come from observing local surroundings and listening to local characters.Enjoy painting traditional country topics and scenes especially one...
 'Something Good In Everyday'
'Something Good In Everyday' | Acrylic on deep-edge canvas, 30 x 30 cm | Fiona Roche
 'Celestial Blossoming'
'Celestial Blossoming' | Acrylic on thin-edge canvas, 90 x 65 cm | Fiona Roche

Fiona Roche

Fiona is from Dublin and still lives and works there. Her aim is to create artwork that is dynamic and uplifting to bring a sense of joy and wellbein...
 'STAG'
'STAG' | Mixed media, 95 x 57 cm | Sylvia Parkinson Brown
 'HARVEY'
'HARVEY' | Mixed media, 95 x 48 cm | Sylvia Parkinson Brown

Sylvia Parkinson Brown

Although my formal training was in sculpture, in recent years I have devoted my time to painting and drawing. Animals have always featuredin my work and my stu...
 'The Lone Tree and The Sugarloaf'
'The Lone Tree and The Sugarloaf' | oil on canvas, 60 x 80 cm | Niki Purcell
 'Autumn Fields'
'Autumn Fields' | oil on Board, 28 x 28 cm | Niki Purcell

Niki Purcell

In each work I attempt to capture the transformation of an ordinary scene caused by the presence of the elemental powers - light, wind and the earth, to articul...
 'Lone Boat on Lough Conn'
'Lone Boat on Lough Conn' | oil on canvas, 18 x 24 ins | Trisha Slowey
 'The Nectar Hunt'
'The Nectar Hunt' | oil on canvas, 15 x 20 ins | Trisha Slowey

Trisha Slowey

A graduate of The National College of Art and Design, she specialises in oil paintings and all of her paintings are one off originals. Trisha would describe her...
 'Noelle'
'Noelle' | Pastel on paper, 60 x 40 cm | Eileen Healy
 'Tracey'
'Tracey' | Pastel on paper, 40 x 55 cm | Eileen Healy

Eileen Healy

Eileen Healy completed a 4 year diploma in painting at the Crawford College of Art in 1988, when she was also awarded the Student of The Year award. T...
 'While Alaska is Sleeping'
'While Alaska is Sleeping' | Oil pastel on paper, 23.5 x 16.5 ins | Olga Rozhdestvina
 'The Fisherman'
'The Fisherman' | Oil pastel and Silver acrylics on paper, 23.5 x 16.5 ins | Olga Rozhdestvina

Olga Rozhdestvina

After moving to Dublin Olga discovered for herself new ways of reflecting her fascination with literature and cinematography by means of inks and acrylics, past...
 'The Last Light'
'The Last Light' | Acrylic, 30 x 24 ins | Stephen T Shaw
 'Glendalough, Co. Wicklow'
'Glendalough, Co. Wicklow' | Acrylic, 20 x 16 ins | Stephen T Shaw

Stephen T Shaw

Most of my work is inspired by the surrounding landscapes of places I know well in Derry, Donegal and Dublin. I enjoy juggling a professional career in graphic ...

Art Exhibitions, Events

The Flax Gallery MUSEUM AT THE MILL, Mossley Mill, Carnmoney Road North, Newtownabbey, BT36 5QA.

Art Exhibition

Laura Butler

23 February to 25 March 2017

CIT Cork School of Music Union Quay, Cork

Art Exhibition - Wildlife in Pastel

Gemma Best

27th February to 19th March

The Leitrim Design House The Dock Arts Centre, Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim

Art Exhibition

Brigid Birney

Wednesday March 8th at 7:30

The Pigyard Gallery 13 Selskar St,Wexford

Art Exhibition

Eileen Healy

10 March - 3rd April

Signal Arts Centre 1 Albert Avenue, Bray, Co. Wicklow

Exhibition of Paintings and Photography

Derval Freeman

February 27th to March 12h, 2017

Block T 8 Basin View, Dublin 8 (beside Fatima LUAS stop)

Painting Best Practices workshop

George O'Hanlon and Tatiana Zaytseva

8th, 9th and 10 September 2017 (link: https://www.naturalpigments.com/art-supply-education/painting-best-practices/)

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