Garden Gallery Blog
We have a new range of small butterflies in the gallery by Emma , these are ideal for mothers day presents, birthdays or just a surprise for the one you love.
We are delighted to welcome Caoimhghin to the gallery, we will have his new works within the next two weeks,he is an Irish artist who has exhibited widely around Ireland. His work consists of drawings and paintings and features cityscapes of Dublin, images based on Irish history and other work with social/political themes.
Here is a taster…
just letting you know that we are taking part in this years ‘peoples art 2013′ this is an annual event which allows artists to show and sell there work on the railings of St Stephens Green, as Hazel is preparing for her September exhibition, we thought it was a good idea to make some room in her studio, so its off to Dublin for the weekend, We will be on the North side of the Green in spaces 87 and 88, so if your out and about pop over and say hi
We are thrilled to say that the magazine ” upstairs,downstairs” are doing a feature on the gallery next month, the magazine is a national glossy with its HQ in Galway.. owner and CEO Anne Leyden has a fine art collection on,y to be admired ( with a hint of jealousy) will keep you updated.
Huge congratulations to Heidi Wickham , she was selected for the RHA annual show… another one of our artists doing us proud.
Well we are gearing up for the summer bedding , hanging baskets and window boxes ( if the bloody sun comes out) The Garden Center is offering a 15% discount on Hanging baskets if your order is placed before end of April, all baskets are handled personally by Hazel and myself, fed and watered, deadheaded , ready to leave ,looking pristine, so pop in and have a little look around, yup I know its cold at the moment but a little colour will cheer you all up.
Norman is yet again challenging himself with his plein air works and abstraction.. we are so fortunate to have this wonderful artist showing with us