Shay Retires

Shay Retires

Shay Given, the ever popular Republic of Ireland goalkeeper, has announced his retirement from the international arena. He is the most capped Republic of Ireland footballer of all time with 120 caps, and always played for his country with obvious pride. One of the good guys and an ideal role model for all young footballers. Shown here is an oil…
Cappamore Legend

Cappamore Legend

Shown here is a recent oil painting (also available as a limited edition print) that I did of the one and only John Hayes, Munster rugby legend. My aim was to capture the coolness and and determination of the great man, and by showing him with a teammates hand on his shoulder during 'Ireland's Call', my aim was to suggest…
Emerald Four

Emerald Four

Shown here is a Limited Edition Print that I've produced celebrating the success of the four recent Golf Major winners from this island titled 'Emerald four'. Not since Fred Daly won the Open in 1947, had we produced a Major winner. Then Padraig Harrington won three, and was soon followed by Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell and Darren Clarke.

Colm Tucker … RIP

Munster rugby lost one of it's favourite sons yesterday with the passing of Colm Tucker at the age of 59. Colm, who played for Ireland, The Lions and Munster, played a pivotal role in Munster's legendary defeat of the All Blacks in Thomond Park in 1978, the only time that an Irish side has beaten the mighty Kiwis. May he…
Harrington’s big 3

Harrington’s big 3

Irish golf had to wait 60 years (Fred Daly 1947) for a second Major golf winner, and Padraig Harrington made the breakthrough in 2007 with a victory in the British Open. He repeated this success the following year and added the US PGA to make that 3 of the best in two years. Graeme McDowell, Rory McLlroy, and Darren Clarke…
Annacotty Riverside Mural for Inland Fisheries

Annacotty Riverside Mural for Inland Fisheries

I recently completed a riverside mural in Annacotty, Limerick, for the Inland Fisheries and local Tidy Towns Committee. The mural featured some of the river wildlife, and the local 5th class from Lisnagry National School helped me complete the artwork.