The Year of Abbeyshrule 2012
I Photographer Margaret and Naimh Dowler (Mother and daughter who were part of Abbeyshrule tidy towns team featured in Irish Independent weekend magazine
The launch of “Design Stories” which took place on Thursday, April 4th at the Culture Box in Templebar. Design Stories” is a new exhibition, running from April 4th to 25th, showcasing the work of nine talented Dublin-based artists and designers.
Nikki Collier Designs at the launch Design Stories
All Hallows ALBA Course
Watch Promo Video: All Hallows ALBA Course (Adult Learning BA)
A new, part-time, flexible, modular BA that the student designs according to their own interests and goals.
Open to all adult learners (+23 years).
Credits given for existing skills, knowledge or experience, quickening route to degree.
Based in convenient central location with ample free parking and comfortable facilities for adults.
Enhances job or promotional opportunities.
Based on an internationally recognised model of Adult Education.
Very competitively priced with fees at €1,750 per annum.
Read more here : All Hallows College
Taking part in the Irish Kidney Association’s ‘Run for a Life’ at the weekend were RTE husband and wife duo Vivienne Traynor, a living kidney donor and her husband Justin Treacy with their family, Holly (16), Oscar (1) and Alison (5). Three years ago Vivienne donated a kidney to her nephew Martin and just a year ago gave birth to baby Oscar and he celebrated his birthday on Sunday. The Fun Run which celebrates life and promotes organ donation is sponsored by pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma Co. Irish Times Tues Oct 16th 2012
Dedicated to my Egyptian Grandmother.
The collection is soft, feminine silhouettes portraying a timeless elegance. Combined with rich colours, intricate patterns and textures, this creates an exotic, far away luxury Romanticism
See the rest of Lisa’s A/W 2012 Collection at Lisa Shawgi
Scrappy But Happy Too! is the second collection of creative writing and artwork by people using Simon services. As well as short fiction, poetry and personal stories the book contains a wide variety of visual media featuring everything from painting and sketches to photography and decoupage. The book was launched by Siobhan McKenna, award-winning author of The Other Woman and The Lingerie Designer.
IRISH athletes have netted 50 medals — including 14 golds — at the European Transplant and Dialysis Games in Croatia. The 26-strong team was met with a rapturous welcome on Saturday night by family, friends and supporters, days before the London Paralympics begin. ”The Irish team kept its cool to pull off some great performances,” team manager Colin White.