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|" I live and work in the most north-westerly county, Donegal, in Ireland.|
My particular obsession is painting in the landscape.|
|I am working in oil paint on canvas or hessian.|
" That is a brief summary of my painting method. In the last five years I have also returned to the Land Art
which I did in the 1970's and 80's.|
That is - Making Embroidery and Burying it.
I now find I like to combine the two disciplines. While making embroidery I have time to medidate on the landscape into which I will put it. This is very helpful for the last activity which is to make one or more paintings at this location. "