Brookwood Pottery: From garden garage to studio shop
Brookwood Pottery was established by Elaine Fallon, a ceramicist who, in the mid-nineties, trained with the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland in Kilkenny. Following a career as an arts administrator, Elaine returned to her love of making and design ...
Symbolic jewellery proves a hit at the Oscars
It’s not every day that one's jewellery designs are selected for inclusion in the gift bags at the annual Academy Awards, so it’s safe to say it’s been pretty hectic in the Wexford workshop of Áine Breen since her Liwu jewellery was chosen to be pres...
Written in Metal: The Jewellery of Enibas
“It starts off with an idea of what I want to say on the piece. I am not a native Irish speaker so I have some people I rely on including native Irish speakers, local teachers and a lecturer in Trinity College. It’s an interesting process. Depending ...
Contemporary Irish fine jewellery from Ella Green
Designer Eimear Lynch established her brand Ella Green in 2017. A self-taught Irish jewellery designer, her style is influenced by everything from art to politics and is characterised by a modern, spo...