Reflective Creations Exhibition
Entitled Reflective Creations, the three artists /craft workers have each created a response to different decades of development in fashion and art over the past one hundred years.
Offaly County Council
11th May to 3rd June 2016
Monica Daly of Heartworks will officially open the exhibition and interview the artists about their process and thinking behind the exhibition.
Hazel Greene is an award winning textile artist with a studio in Shinrone who has featured in the national press, most recently on Nationwide. Rosemarie Langtry is a prolific artist and Guild Commended Picture Framer, who works on canvas, paper, glass, and in various sculpted forms. Recently Rosemarie has been painting in encaustic, which is the medium she uses as part of the exhibition. Ann Larkin is a milliner based in Tullamore who designs bespoke headpieces,
Offaly Crafty is a collective organisation that promotes, encourages and demonstrates the vast variety of talented craft people living and working in Offaly. The mixed discipline network aims to promote Offaly-based makers of art and craft by developing a brand based upon excellence of quality of craftsmanship and innovation in design. Members meet regularly, usually in Tullamore to work collectively on various projects.
For more information about this exhibition and the Offaly 2016 centenary programme visit www.offaly.ie/2016