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Book of Kells and the art of illuminated manuscripts

So I was guest blogging this week at Killer Crafts & Crafty Killers about the Book of Kells and what’s involved in creating illuminated manuscripts. 7 more words


Popcorn Time: Song of the Sea

Last week I had the week off work so I decided to take a trip to see the new Irish animation film Song of the Sea. 552 more words


Dublin, Ireland

The Next day found us with improved weather and docked in the Irish capital of Dublin. Dublin is a Viking city dating from 988. With Irish Independence in 1922, Dublin became the capital of the Republic of Ireland, today Ireland’s largest city. 1,443 more words


Getting to know Dublin

Hey there!

This September I’ll hopefully be going to college in Dublin, which means I’ll also be living in Dublin. Since I didn’t know my way around the city very well, I thought it would be a good idea to grasp my bearings. 841 more words


Books, Rejections, and Irish Coffee

My favorite sight seeing to do in a new city is to amble around university grounds and surrounding bookstores, something that was ingrained into my being after spending a few weeks in Oxford two years ago (my God it’s been two years!). 303 more words


My First Week in Ireland

June 27th, 2015

My first day to finally explore with my first week of work complete!  It was fairly slow which is to be expected– it consisted mostly of finding images for people and learning to navigate the way to organize files on the computer.   825 more words

Animated Mythology (Part 6)

For my last installment on this topic, I will conclude with the animation which is, for me, perhaps the most compelling. The Secret of Kells… 156 more words