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ABOUT THE

BLACKWATER VALLEY MAKERS

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About Us

Formed in 2018 the Blackwater Valley Makers brings together the very best of unique and excellent craft, art and design work from the Fermoy and surrounding Blackwater hinterland. All our studios and businesses are based in and around Fermoy and the Blackwater Valley in North Cork.

Our members include fine artists, textile and visual artists, jewellers, glass artists, ceramicists, furniture makers, printmakers, woodturners, carvers, photographers, graphic designers, illustrators and more.

Our goal is to showcase the art, craft and design work of our members both locally and nationally while promoting the Blackwater Valley as a region of artistic excellence.

Meet The Makers

Click on an image to find out more about each maker and view their work

Furniture Designer

Alan Horgan

Furniture Designer
Visual Artist

Carol O Sullivan

Visual Artist
Wood Turner & Carver

Charley McCarthy

Wood Turner & Carver
Upcyclist, textile and papercraft

Patti O'Leary

Upcyclist, textile and papercraft
Textile Artist

Molly Ellis

Textile Artist
Wood Turner

John O Shea

Wood Turner
Ceramic Artist

Siobhain Steele

Ceramic Artist
Illustrator & Graphic Designer

Gerard Harris

Illustrator & Graphic Designer

Our Art, Craft & Design Gallery

All of our products on this website, and much more, can be found at our Makers shop in the centre of Fermoy in Cork. 

12 McCurtain St. Fermoy, Co. Cork
P61 AF59
Opens mon to sat 10-6
Closed bank hols

Siobhain Steele 3 Heart Vase

Want To Join?

New Members information and exhibition opportunities can be accessed though our Membership Form 

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