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Art Classes/Workshop’s | Christmas Gift Vouchers

            Hiya!   I hope you are all well and enjoying the build up to Christmas! It is hard to believe that it is six weeks away ’til Christmas week and to myself & Rory’s wedding day!! YIKES! Where has that time gone?! We got engaged while holidaying in Croatia last[…]


Should you go to Art College?

            Hey!     Today, I am back with a topic that is a little bit different and one that is quite personal to me.  I get a lot of people contacting me to ask for advice about Art college. Should they go to Art college, was it worth it, will it help them[…]


Back to School | Teacher’s Style Guide

      Hey!   Long time to chat/type…..!! As most of you already know by now,  that is if you are a regular follower of my blog, I work as a secondary school art, craft and design teacher. One of the amazing perk’s of teaching is that I have been enjoying time off work during the Summer holiday’s.[…]

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Summer Adult ART Classes| Sligo & Letterkenny | NEW DATE’S

            Hi everyone,     It’s been a while since I have written a new blog post.  Life has been pretty busy these day’s but it’s been good and I am a very happy lady.  I have been busy teaching, creating new artwork’s of my own, wedding planning (..well sort of!!),[…]


Key to My Art | Art Workshop’s | March 2017

    Hey!   As my January art workshop comes to an end shortly, I wanted to let you know about my next series of upcoming workshop’s which are taking place in March. The workshop’s take place in Strandhill enterprise centre in Co.Sligo and the classes run from 7.00-8.30pm.  At my workshop’s I will provide a[…]


‘Key to my Art’ | Painting Workshop’s by Zara Mc Daid

      ‘Key to My Art’  |  Painting Workshop’s 2017     I am very excited to introduce my newest venture:  ‘Key to My Art’ creative workshop’s.  At my workshop’s I will provide a full range of art classes for people who wish to explore their creative potential, learn new skill’s, make new friend’s, develop[…]


#stateoftheart Campaign by the ATAI

            #stateoftheart campaign..   Many of you know by now that I am a secondary school art teacher.  I have been teaching since 2009 and art is a subject that I am extremely passionate about.  I create, paint and make my own artwork outside of work and I became an[…]


Too cool for School | Teacher’s Workwear Inspiration

                  BACK TO WORK STYLE INSPIRATION     So as I mentioned in my previous blog, after a fantastic couple of months off work I head back to school this week!! I am a picture and no sound kind of person in the morning until I get a[…]


Trash ‘N’ Fashion 2016 Event

      Trash N Fashion event enabling world class designers of the future…     In association with Karen Murphy, School of Speech, Drama & Communications let me talk to you about the 2016  “Trash N Fashion” competition.  Trash N Fashion is a funky and innovative competition aimed at encouraging secondary school students to get inventive and recycle,[…]

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Valentines D.IY Décor Idea

          As we draw closer to February 14th the best advice I can give you is to look to more artistic and creative ways to express your LOVE!!!    As an art teacher I have always enjoyed making D.I.Y crafts and decorations on the lead up to different holidays with my students.  Last week my[…]