2009 — Post Graduate Diploma in Education, CIT- Crawford College of Art and Design.
2008 — Bachelor in Fine Art (Hons), CIT – Crawford College of Art and Design.
— Joint winner of University College Cork Purchase Prize 2008 at Degree Show.
— Two paintings purchased by Office of Public Works at Degree Show 2008.
1987 — Certificate of Qualification in Social Work, Edinburgh University.
1981 — Bachelor of Social Science, U.C.C.
I work part-time as an art facilitator in a number of nursing homes in County Cork.
I facilitate the Lonradh art sessions at the Crawford Art Gallery, Cork for people with memory loss and their carers.
I hold art workshops for The Alzheimer’s Cafe, St.Finbarrs Hospital annually.
I work on a sessional basis as a visual artist with Fuse/Music Alive, a collaborative arts group working in hospital and residential settings with older adults.
I have co-facilitated the National Drawing Day workshops in May for the past number of years in the Crawford Art Gallery.
As a qualified art teacher I can give individual or group classes to students at Junior and Senior cycle in secondary school to assist in preparing for the State exams.
I can offer advice and tuition re portfolio preparation to students considering entry to an art course at third level.
I have worked as an art facilitator on team days for organisations such as the HSE.
I have given drawing demonstrations to a number of art clubs in the county Cork area.
If you are interested in any of the above, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.