Tag Archive: sculpture

Sherkin Island community art exhibition

Despite the challenges of Covid19,  I am delighted to report that Sherkin Island’s annual community art exhibition has gone ahead and is currently running until 23rd August. On in the Community Hall on… Continue reading

Travel theme: books

It is likely I will die next to a pile of things I was meaning to read. Lemony Snicket I am arriving a week late to Ailsa’s travel theme but I wanted to… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Beneath your feet

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Creative Diversity

As part of this year’s West Cork Islands Festival, residents and holiday home owners of Sherkin Island are a planning an exhibition on 13th -14th June to showcase the wonderful creative talent on… Continue reading

While I was sleeping…

  Well…I haven’t been sleeping as such but more like lying in wait for my return to Sherkin Island following illness, two major exam years in the house, caring for infirm elderly relations, work pressures, a… Continue reading

Travel theme: Sculpture

Expectant. Wire sculpture. © wildsherkin I made this a few years ago and she still sits expectantly on a small side-table in our house. Having never secured her properly to her base, she… Continue reading


I look on this as one of nature’s or heaven’s gifts. It’s made from driftwood and feathers found on Silver Strand on Sherkin Island. With a little silver craft wire and minimal carving, this angel soon… Continue reading