“I am a contemporary realist painter with a constant need to paint the things in life that go un-noticed and which are often most interesting and beautiful. I believe that if we took the time to look more closely at things we would truly have our eyes opened to the beauty in even the most mundane”.
Meet the painter behind iconic funny cows images, Wicklow artist Kelly Hood
Reporter David Medcalf was welcomed to KIlcoole by painter Kelly Hood who brings humour to her paintings of cattle and wildlife that have become popular across the globe.
In this week’s Meet The Maker, Maria Moynihan talks to artist Kelly Hood, who has a passion for painting cows among other animals.
BLAST residency: Students encouraged to have arts blast in school
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Group Show | Meitheal 2022
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This year- I’m delighted to be part of the Design & Craft Council’s Made Local Campaign.
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Peace & Abundance Exhibition
I am so excited to be able to share this with you...There is a great...
The TEACHER-ARTIST PARTNERSHIP CPD programme (TAP)
is a Creative Ireland, Department of Education led Course offering... Open to artists, working in any art...
Professional Member of the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland & Visual Artists Ireland
As a member of both the Design and Crafts Council of Ireland and Visual Artists Ireland. I am passionate...
FEATURED in The Sunday Times-Kelly Hood will launch Born Mucky, her quirky range of animal-inspired homewares, at the Showcase craft show
Kelly Hood will launch Born Mucky, her quirky range of animal-inspired homewares, at the Showcase craft...
SHOWCASE 2022-Unveils New Brand Identity Reflecting the studio’s Transformation and Focus on the Future.
Delighted to let you know that we have unveiled a new brand campaign at Showcase 2022, including a new...