Tag: Create

Flowers in Mixed Media – Holistic Art Workshop – Bliss!

Flowers in Mixed Media – Holistic Art Workshop – Bliss!

People always say you should be kind to yourself, I’m not sure any of us really know how to do that but every once in a while an opportunity presents itself and you know by doing it, you are ticking that box. I am not […]

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back to my blog, that’s directed at both you and me! Whatever you read, the experts all agree to make a blog interesting and keep readers engaged you must write consistently. So what does Kate do, write once a week for 8 months, build […]

Art on Fabric

Art on Fabric

I love original things in my home and I really love design and pattern. If I love these things, I am hoping lots of other people do too!

Goodbye My Pretties…

Goodbye My Pretties…

This is just a very short post to show you two pieces I waved goodbye to this week. Both are off to enjoy life somewhere away from me and I wish them every happiness in their new homes 🙂

From Sex & The City NYC to Rathmines

From Sex & The City NYC to Rathmines

The first time I encountered performance art was in an episode of Sex & The City, when Carrie goes to Chelsea to see a woman not talking or eating for 16 days.

Running for sanity, not vanity!

Running for sanity, not vanity!

I think we all have a little ‘friend’ who drives us demented with self doubt, confidence lows and general feelings of panic and this is my buddy….

The Orchid House

The Orchid House

“With freedom, books, flowers and the moon, who could not be happy?” Oscar Wilde If you have taken a little look around my site you will know I love flowers. Of all things, including books and the moon I think they make me the happiest!

Piles of Tiles…

Piles of Tiles…

A few years ago, to celebrate my sisters 30th birthday, my mum, my sisters and I had a fantastic weekend in Lisbon. What a fab city! 

Pipilotti Rist…Expect the unexpected

Pipilotti Rist…Expect the unexpected

When I was researching my High Hopes series, I came across the work of Swiss born artist Pipilotti Rist. I love how she addresses topics but it was not until recently I saw her work in ‘real life’.

High Hopes…For Love

High Hopes…For Love

I’m not sure if it is cheating showing you older work, but I loved working on these pieces. The work was produced in 2014 and was designed to explore the relationship between the naivety of romance juxtaposed to the darkness and disappointments of failed relationships.