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Countryside - County Mayo, Ireland - May, 2005

Idyllic rolling hills in County Mayo, Ireland, May, 2005.  Below is a close up of the sheep!


Ireland Art Series

Hi there again! I have been painting with watercolors for a while and love to do this to enhance my creativity. The medium also like to paint with is acrylics and medium pastes. 302 more words

"Cave" Adventures in Western Ireland

In the West of Ireland, there is a natural cave called Ailwee Cave. It’s a big attraction for such a scarcely populated area. So, Catherine and I decided to… 1,441 more words

More of the Donegal Countryside...and fences 2006

There is something unusual in this photo…unusual for Ireland anyway.  Any guesses?  It’s the wooden fence!  When you travel around Ireland, you see lots and lots of stone fences.  64 more words


Turner Weather

Low is the tide and the sky is grey, but not grey alone. White clouds race along, blue dots swirling around, it is Turner weather, a weather for an easel, a weather where the world disappears behind a veil of wind and the sea. 301 more words

What We See


This photo is typical of farmland in County Donegal, Ireland.  There are rolling hills and lots of shrubs and trees.  Most of the trees in Ireland were cut down in the 1500’s by the British to build ships, so the trees that you see today are not indigenous.  58 more words