March 2013

Art Of The Woods

Last year the Tinahely Arts Group had a great day of making art of our local woods and this year we are repeating the success. Monday March 18th at 11am group members of TAG will gather in the woods with only a penknife as an aid. All art must be made by debris from the […]

Culture Night Crochet

We celebrated Culture Night 2012 all over Ireland last Friday September 21st. My own contribution was obviously crochet… On the square in Tinahely we have a granite bench which was donated to the village by the wonderful women of Tinahely I.C.A. It’s a sturdy granite bench that holds a lot of gatherings of the young […]

Tinahely Arts Group Craft Fair

There are no idle hands here these days. Last night we, the Tinahely Arts Group, celebrated Culture Night with interactive displays and Words in the village, I also had crochet words in the village but I will write properly about them later because right now, the focus is on the Tinahely Arts Group Arts & […]

Free-form Crochet Is A Hoot

I am privileged to be a member of the Tinahely Arts Group who are invited to do an arts exhibition at the Tinahely Show this coming Monday. Colourful Free-form crochet © Irene Lundgaard 2012 Colourful Free-form crochet detail © Irene Lundgaard 2012 I thought I would break out the free-form hook and this is my […]

My Other Sheep

Yesterday I took the time to get a couple of shots of my other sheep in it’s context in the village of Tinahely here in Co Wicklow. As you can see, the street was empty as everybody dove into the shops to avoid the heavy rain. Yesterday was a partial wet one – April showers […]

Sheep Unleashed

The last few days were hectic as the deadline for the Tinahely Sheep Flock was looming. I had to complete my contributions and as I was not working in crochet but with paint on metal I found it a bit stressful, to be honest – but mostly a fun challenge… Doily The Sheep and Origin […]

Doily The Sheep

Yesterday I had the privilege of seeing some of the new sheep that will be on display in the Tinahely Sheep Flock by Tinahely Arts Group. The creativity is pure magic! Meanwhile, I’m having fun preparing my two sheep for the Tinahely Sheep Flock which go on display next Saturday. I have been contemplating for […]

Fleeting Forest Art

As a member of the Tinahely Arts Group I invite you to join us in Tomnafinogue Woods, Tinahely, Co Wicklow on Saturday March 3rd from 11am. The arts and craftspeople in the group will be making “Art of The Woods”. I hope you will put the date in your diary and if you can’t be […]

The Big Knit In Tinahely

We had a blast of a cultural weekend here in Tinahely. There was much celebration of Culture Night, with all sorts of activities. The Courthouse Arts Centre dished out some good concerts too and the Tinahely Arts Group were delighted to have our Arts & Craft Shop in the barn of The Farm Shop yesterday […]

Tinahely Sheep Gone Missing

One of the wee lambs from the Tinahely Sheep Flock has gone missing. Have you seen it about the place? If you have, please let us know. It’s much missed!