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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[…]


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[…]


How to make a homemade Art Studio..

      CREATIVE STUDIO SPACES……     Hello there!   So we got through Monday!! Phew! I am slowly starting to feel human again, after being sick last week and feeling so weak and drained.  I have a lot of work to catch up on this week so it will be a busy one for me, but[…]


My Limited Edition Notebook’s | Designs by Zara Mc Daid

              Hey! If you follow me on my social media sites you will have noticed by now that I am a bit of a stationary freak! Maybe it is the teacher in me but I have always enjoyed collecting stationary, be it pretty cards, postcards or notebooks. I use my[…]


Welcome to my online Shop

    My Shop |   Today I thought I would introduce you to my online shop. I set up my online shop last year and this is where I currently sell prints of my paintings and illustrations.  Read more about my artwork and view more of my illustrations, sketches and paintings HERE.  As some of you may know,[…]

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Sneak peak | My Art Studio & sketchbook…

            Teaching art & creating art…    Some of you might already know that my day job is teaching art in a secondary school.  I love teaching art as it is a subject area that I am extremely interested in and passionate about.  Although, I have to admit that sometimes when you are an art[…]