New website for the Donegal Designer Makers

New website for the Donegal Designer Makers

Our current website is being updated, to include new members and new images of makers work…including this Batik painting by Fiona Higgins. The updated version is coming soon:-)

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Jewellery by Hannah Mc Guinness

Jewellery by Hannah Mc Guinness

The Donegal Designer Makers pop up shop in Ardara is open tomorrow from 10.30-6pm. Hannah’s one off pieces and unique jewellery includes earrings, necklaces and bracelets including this gorgeous one!

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Donegal Natural Soap Company

Donegal Natural Soap Company

If you want to get your hands on these fabulous soaps from the Donegal Natural Soap Company, then pay our pop up shop in Ardara a visit. Made from natural oils and butters and beautifully but simply packaged, while stocks last!

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Batik paintings drying for exhibition

Batik paintings drying for exhibition

Fiona Higgins batik paintings will be for sale in “Sioda”, a textile exhibition starting in An Grainan theatre, Letterkenny on May 2nd. Karen O’ Kane of Koko designs will also be displaying her hand painted silk lampshades. Preview is at 7pm, all welcome!

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Beautiful Donegal

Beautiful Donegal

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Ceramic mural commission

Ceramic mural commission

Some of the Donegal Designer Makers facilitate workshops in schools including potter Brian Mc Gee, who worked with children from a Newtowncunningham primary school to produce this wonderful mural. It will be installed in the South African Embassy in Dublin. Title ” The Life & Legacy of Nelson Mandela”

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Ardara in Spring!

Ardara in Spring!

It’s my turn to work in the Donegal Designer Makers shop today here in the pretty town of Ardara, and pleased to see tourists are about….Californians and Scottish so far! Weather not bad either!!

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