Sunday 21 October 2018

Local makers for Gifted Craft and Design Fair

Bernadette McCullagh of Duinn Designs.
Bernadette McCullagh of Duinn Designs.

The Wee County will be well represented at the Gifted Contemporary Craft and Design Fair which takes place in Dublin's RDS from December 5th to 10th.

They will be among over top 600 Irish designers and makers from fashion to jewellery and beyond who will showcase their work at the fair which is expected to attract crowds of 45,000.

The Brown Bull of Cooley inspired Carlingford based Bernadette McCullagh of Dúinn Designs to create a range of textiles based on the famous Celtic legend.

Blackrock-based artist Adrienne M. Finnerty, will be showing her latest paintings, many inspired by her travels abroad. Emma's So Natural handcrafted Eco-Soy Candles will be flying the flag for Ardee and another talented local exhibitor is handbag maker Cathy Prendergast.

The Argus