Love Your Home Show, Belfast & Dublin

Artists & Makers Village

Craftsmanship, skill and creativity will be on display in the Artist & Maker Village. Covering a range of materials and styles there will be pieces of art to suit all tastes. Meet the makers and discuss what inspires them and the techniques they use to create unique pieces from ceramic, wood, glass, textiles and various painting methods. All products are available to buy to add something special to your home or to give as a unique gift.

Artist and Makers Exhibitors

Below you will find who is exhibiting at the Artists & Makers village. Click on each exhibitor to find out more information.

Brenda O’Connor Irish Paintings

Stand C5

Brenda O’Connor Irish Paintings

Stand C5

A native of Dublin, Ireland, Brenda is a self taught artist and draws the inspiration for her paintings from the glorious beaches of the West and South coasts of Ireland.

In her paintings, she tries to create a fusion of light

Rachel Julca Design

Stand A10

Rachel Julca Design

Stand A10

Beautiful original handmade items for your home and you from my trade marked design.

Ceramics, pictures, buttons, magnets & broaches, textiles & paper craft.

A little Irish Birdie told me

Stand B1

A little Irish Birdie told me

Stand B1

A Little Irish Birdie told me is a collection of unique art pieces individually handmade using small sticks and stones from Ireland.

Ambrose & Brid

Stand B20

Ambrose & Brid

Stand B20

We are woodturners who both share a passion for working with wood. We work together and support each other.

AS A TEAM WE DIVIDE OUR WOODTURNING TIME BETWEEN -

  • Making - much sought after designs, one off pieces and production items.
  • Teaching - both the craft

Berry Be Beauty

Stand A8

Berry Be Beauty

Stand A8

Berry Be Beauty was founded by award winning entrepreneur Lorna Venton, who spent many years working in the beauty industry as a qualified reflexologist, tutor, beauty and holistic therapist.  Located in North Dublin, we make natural beauty products and essential oil,

MK Woodcrafts

Stand A36

MK Woodcrafts

Stand A36

From an initial small range of mirrors, MK Woodcrafts has developed into a craft business ranging from mirrors, coffee tables, side tables, mantelpieces, television units and corner units, among other freestanding and fitted furniture.

Each piece of furniture is unique in design

Emma Campbell Art

Stand B9

Emma Campbell Art

Stand B9

Emma Campbell is an Irish artist who's roots derive from a mixture of Impressionism and Abstract art, you will find her work right in the middle, combining these two styles together. Creativity lies from within,expressing ones true mind and

Joanne Armstrong Artist

Stand C6

Joanne Armstrong Artist

Stand C6

Joanne Armstrong (BA Hons) ASEA has specialised in animal portraiture in oils for over 20 years and is an Associate Member of the Society of Equestrian Artists.

Serenity Candles

Stand B17

Serenity Candles

Stand B17

Handmade luxury soy candles. Bringing Luxury Candles to the U.K.

Belfast Candle Company

Stand B10

Belfast Candle Company

Stand B10

Handmade natural ecosoya wax scented candles from Northern Ireland

Grace Scott Pastel Paintings

Stand A18

Grace Scott Pastel Paintings

Stand A18

Grace Scott Art started several years back when I transformed my hobby into a full time business creating original pastel paintings and homewares such as mugs, placemats and coasters which are great as gifts for special occasions.

Glasshammer Designs

Stand C14

Glasshammer Designs

Stand C14

Michelle O Donnell is an Artist and Sculptor who has worked extensively for public and private glass art commissions. Some clients include Shell Oil, Glaxo Smith Kline, OPW, Department of Finance, Compaq Computers, Accenture and Green Properties. Her work covers

Baavet

Stand A2

Baavet

Stand A2

Welcome to the Natural World of Baavet Ireland

 Wool is far superior to polyester, feather or the finest quality down. Giving the best nights sleep ever...

And we think our Baavets are superior to any other wool duvet because....

  • We

Chris O Hara Art

Stand D4

Chris O Hara Art

Stand D4

Chris O’Hara makes abstract paintings on a large scale. His work is informed by the time he has spent working and travelling around the world, and by the desire to find peace or meaning in the material world.

Chris’s work is

Maren Palm Art

Stand C4

Maren Palm Art

Stand C4

All my Art is made with lots of passion and love, each piece is individual and unique.

My desire is to create and bring new ideas to life as a self-taught full-time artist.

Living in the most inspiring country Ireland I get

Aaron Dickson Photography

Stand B41

Aaron Dickson Photography

Stand B41

My interest in photography began over 15 years ago and quickly grew into a passion as I began travelling. During this time I became more drawn to places where humans were still living much at the mercy of

Creative Clay

Stand C9

Creative Clay

Stand C9

Handmade and hand painted Creative Ceramics for your home and garden. Designed and made in Ireland by me, Raquel, at my workshop in Ballycasey Craft & Design centre, Shannon, County Clare, Ireland. Wonderful unique ceramic gifts for so many special

Aimee Gillen Art

Stand A14

Aimee Gillen Art

Stand A14

Aimee Gillen studied at Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork Institute of Technology from the year 2007 until 2009.

Aimee was awared by Cork Institute of Technology in 2009 with a B.A Ordinary in Fine Art and Design.

Aimee has been

Helen Lowe Art

Stand C18

Helen Lowe Art

Stand C18

Artwork, Paintings, Sculpture

Don’t forget the Dog

Stand B3

Don’t forget the Dog

Stand B3

Local business making delightful dog accessories and treats for our best friends. Quality,fresh and happy designs inspired by my beautiful Irish Setter Abbey.

Blue Pot

Stand A23

Blue Pot

Stand A23

Polish Pottery MONOFAKTURA BOLESLAWIEC and Children's Wear company: MIMI, byMIMI, Mala Mi, Monofaktura falbanek,Ul&ka and more for rooms: Allepompon, Le papillon (blankets), Sylwia make whit love (pilows), Mozalka ( wooden toys and accessory), Malomi

Michelle Wilson Art

Stand A12

Michelle Wilson Art

Stand A12

I am a self taught artist from Northern Ireland. I create high quality, bespoke drawings and paintings of animals and beloved pets. I have completed commissions for customers across the world. I work from photographs, digital or hard copy. To best

Ratty Tat Hats

Stand A9

Ratty Tat Hats

Stand A9

Ratty Tat Hats are unique, handmade Steampunk & Vintage Style hats...

...designed and created by me, Karen Christie at my studio in the lovely rolling countryside of County Down, Northern Ireland.

The Hats -

Grant Designs

Stand B6

Grant Designs

Stand B6

BESPOKE DESIGN IN TIMBER, STAINLESS STEEL & COPPER

 Handcrafted Luxury for Your Indoor & Outdoor Spaces!  

Jennifer Morrow Artist

Stand B12

Jennifer Morrow Artist

Stand B12

​Jennifer Morrow was born in Northern Ireland, in 1988. Although born in a small city she has travelled extensively visiting Europe, Asia, Australasia, America, the UK and Ireland.  Studying in local colleges and universities her love for painting was founded at

Maurice Reidy Fine Art

Stand B12

Maurice Reidy Fine Art

Stand B12

An honours graduate from limerick school of art and design
Currently at Wickham street studios Limerick

Balla Bán Art Gallery

Stand B14

Balla Bán Art Gallery

Stand B14

Balla Bán (which is the Irish for ‘white wall’) is a boutique Art Gallery situated in a lucrative area of Westbury Hotel in the Westbury Shopping Centre, just off Grafton street and around the corner of Bewley’s Café. For its

Donna McGee Fine Art

Stand B16

Donna McGee Fine Art

Stand B16

My paintings are inspired by the love of the Irish landscape.  I am drawn to capture the play between  light and shadow,  rugged coastlines, earthy bog-lands and misty  mountain-tops.

Johnman

Stand B4

Johnman

Stand B4

Johnman is a renowned urban artist best known for spray painting intricate, hand cut stencils onto train tickets and other colourful backgrounds and objects.

G.B.E.

Stand B5

G.B.E.

Stand B5

Irish Artist & Designer

Abell Art

Stand B7

Abell Art

Stand B7

Paul Abell Artist, Engineer and Draughtsman. A full time professional fine art artist specialising in all types of Architectural paitings to the very highest standards.

Dana Sorokina Art

Stand C16

Dana Sorokina Art

Stand C16

As creative person, I am always interested in trying something new. Right now I fell best in front of easel, enjoying the interaction of colors, shapes and my abilities

AMor Rustic Arts

Stand C33

AMor Rustic Arts

Stand C33

Anita Morrison (nae Woods) was born in 84. Her affinity with horses goes back to pre school where they had a rocking horse, who she rode from arriving till home time. When she could hold a pencil she drew horses,

Art by Jacqui

Stand C10

Art by Jacqui

Stand C10

Jacqui has been creating beautiful art pieces since 1983. After studying life drawing and portraits in NCAD Dublin, she spent a year in Munich, Germany doing street art. During the 90’s, Jacqui opened up ‘The Cotton Patch’ playschool in Ashbourne,

Lucy O’Gorman Ceramics

Stand C3

Lucy O’Gorman Ceramics

Stand C3

Hand built ceramics inspired by local history and monumental sites, in the heart of the Boyne Valley region.

Sandra Shaw Art

Stand C7

Sandra Shaw Art

Stand C7

Artwork, Paintings, Sculpture

Ninfa Studio

Stand A16

Ninfa Studio

Stand A16

Ninfa Studio is an art studio that brings nature indoor by creating unique wall art and interior decor using real preserved moss, plants and flowers. With its unique texture and must-touch softness, moss art is the best way for giving a striking new appearance

Aaron Kearney Design

Stand B18

Aaron Kearney Design

Stand B18

aaron kearney design realises ideas and develops them through various mediums including wood, metal, ceramics, and lighting.

Bianca Divito Glass Artist

STAND A6

Bianca Divito Glass Artist

STAND A6

Master craftsmanship with an innovative aesthetic, RHS Chelsea award-winner Bianca Divito is bringing architectural glass art to contemporary spaces nationwide. Bespoke glass commissions for private homes and gardens, corporate and public art spaces. www.biancadivito.com

Geraldine Walsh Art

Stand C1

Geraldine Walsh Art

Stand C1

I am a self taught Irish artist living in Powerswood, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny. My desire to become a painter has always been curtailed by real life . In recent years and with my children growing up I have returned to

Diana Marshall Fine Art

Stand A7

Diana Marshall Fine Art

Stand A7

I love everything about the process of creating a painting, from the original idea, to the set up or scene captured, to the actual drawing and painting of the piece, that is what drives me to my studio to paint