Arts and Crafts
Marika O'Sullivan, tel: 028 38983.
Old Forge, Hollyhill, Aughadown, Skibbereen.
Silversmith, Jeweller, specialising in enamel and
She makes unusual, one-off pieces, drawing
inspiration from her surroundings.
Studio open to visitors by appointment only.
The Keltic Knot Craft Shop and Gallery tel. 086 2777145.
Main St. Ballydehob
Prop. Andy Street
The best of Irish Crafts and World Crafts. A special feature of local artists and crafts in both the shop and gallery.
This is one of the longest established craft centres in the country, having been called 'The Flower House' in the 60's and 'The Oasis' in the 70's.
This well stocked shop is well worth a look and is perfect place to get that special gift. There is something to suit all tastes here.
Also an excellent selection of traditional and Irish music on cassette and CD.
The Keltic Knot can also be found at 'www. West Cork web.ie.
Seóda Jewellers tel. 028 37973, 028 37399
Main St. Ballydehob
Prop. Mark and Fiona Browning.
A good selection of gold and silver jewellery hand made
on the premises.
Open all year round, many unusual and one off pieces ,
Glass Creations by Jessica tel. 028 38409
Prop. Jessica Finken
Jessica produces a wide range of beautiful glass objects, at present she is concentrating on
Sculptured Venetian glass work, especially beads.
Workshop open by appointment
Brush Fire Ceramics tel. 028 37452
Prop. John and Noelle Verling.
John and Noel Verling have had their workshop in Gurteenakilla for the last 30 years. John
is an internationally known artist, and Noelle is a potter. Their ceramics are a combination
Of Noelle's potting skills and Johns Artwork. Each piece is unique.
The shop is open Mon.- Sat. 10.30 a.m. to 1p.m. or by appointment, and also sells John's
Paintings, etchings and Colour prints
Richard Hodgson tel. 028 37400
Exibitions include: WEBSITE
Royal academy, London
Royal Society of painters in Watercolour Meadowsweet
Mall Galleries London
Ireland 95, Zurich
Kent Gallery, Kinsale
West Cork Arts Center, Skibbereen
Image Ireland 1999, London
Guardian Newspaper 'Art for sale' supplement
Irish Arts Council Award 1995
Work in private collections in Europe and America Rain from the West .
Nature Art Workshop Centre tel. 028 37323
The Nature Art Centre is a family run workshop centre and environmental project. It is
Situated on a traditional farm with a mixture of native and exotic plants in a beautiful and
remote area, near Ballydehob. Whether you like to come for a workshop, some drumming
Or healing, for a retreat or a family holiday, you will enjoy the friendly and personal
Atmosphere and hospitality.
Workshops and individual lessons:
African Drumming + Painting + Bellydance + Shamatic journey + Tibetan singing Bowls
Voice and Precussion + Meditation and Relaxation + Womens retreats & Workshops
Drums and Percussion:
Sale + Wholesale + Mail Order + Repair