WE ARE THE

BLACKWATER VALLEY MAKERS

A collection of Artists, Craftspeople and Designers from County Cork who have come together to share and promote our work.

Meet The Makers

Click on an image to find out more about your chosen maker

Furniture Designer

Alan Horgan

Furniture Designer
Visual Artist

Carol O Sullivan

Visual Artist
Wood Turner

Charley McCarthy

Wood Turner & Carver
Wood Turner

John O Shea

Wood Turner
Textile and Surface Designer

Sue Gifford

Textile and Surface Designer
Textile Artist

Molly Ellis

Textile Artist
Illustrator

Gerard Harris

Illustrator & Graphic Designer
Visual Artist

Gillian Cussen

Visual Artist & Art Facilitator
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About Us

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

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So Many Crafts

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

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Want To Join?

We are always looking for more members. If you would like to join the Blackwater Valley Makers, you can start by downloading the membership form below. Get in touch with us if you have any queries about eligibility.

Membership FormĀ 

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