Irish mythology (The Morrigan)

*An Mórrígan is pronounced ‘On Mor-ig-awn’. It was my pleasure (and a challenge) to try and do justice to The Morrigan in paint. To me, she is not just a powerful figure from Irish mythology; she also symbolizes many aspects of the modern female psyche. LIMITED EDITION GICLEÉ PRINTS Gicleé is a process that keeps colours vibrant…… Continue reading Irish mythology (The Morrigan)

Clíodhna’s call: my awe and grá for the ocean.

Which came first, the picture or the poem? In this case, it was the painting. I painted this a few years ago, and wrote ‘Clíodhna’s Call’ in 2019. CLÍODHNA’S CALL Through crunch of shingle and bubble of foam You know the sound of my breathing I am liquid stillness and roaring waves Soothing and scary…… Continue reading Clíodhna’s call: my awe and grá for the ocean.