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About swallowyarnbarn

Batik Artist and textile designer, working on a new yarn supply project

Rosie’s Foosie Friday at Swallow Studios

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“Suddenly” A new exhibition in Iontas Art Centre Castleblayney

This Exhibition features four local artist Roisin Duffy(painter), Grace Brennan(Glass Art), NIamh O’Connor ( Encaustic Art) and myself Louise Loughman (Batik Art)
The exhibition is a very llively and colourful and all the work sits very well tkogether.
The exhibition runs till the 8th May

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Out of the Blue

I have just added a new scarf in my Etsy shop  http://www.etsy.com/listing/96186858/silk-chiffon-hand-dyed-out-of-the-blue  A silk chiffon scarf in cool blue shades adding a little bit of elegance and style to any outfit . A special gift for that special percon for … Continue reading

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Out of the Blue

I have just added a new scarf in my Etsy shop  http://www.etsy.com/listing/96186858/silk-chiffon-hand-dyed-out-of-the-blue  A silk chiffon scarf in cool blue shades adding a little bit of elegance and style to any outfit . A special gift for that special percon for … Continue reading

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Think Pink for October

I have added a selection of pink scarvges to my Etsy shop ArtonSilkbyLouise.etsy.com and during the month of  October I am donating 30% of all pink scarf sales to The Castleblayney Cancer Society I hope that by adding a few bright … Continue reading

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New Scarves on line

 I have added a new selection of scarves to my website http://www.Swallowyarnbarn.com  and also to my shops on Etsy http://www.ArtonSilkbyLouise.etsy.com  and Dawanda www.Artyswallowdawanda.com The scarves are hand painted and dyed originals by Louise Loughman I find them fun to do and I like … Continue reading

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Silk Chiffon

I just wanted to add a photo of a scarf that I added to my etsy shop http://www.ArtonSilkbyLouise.etsy.com The scarf is a handpainted silk chiffon and has a soft and romantic feel.  I really like the image as the picture … Continue reading

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The year of Craft exhibition at Swallow studios

Following the window exhibition in Monaghan featuring ‘The Ballybay art and Craft group’ I have decided to put the exhibition up in Swallow Studios for a couple of weeks. We had lots of good comments and remarks following the exhibition … Continue reading

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Mother and Child

This is a new wall hanging added to my etsy shop original batik art by Louise Loughman http://www.etsy.com/listing/76748537/mother-and-child?ref=pr_shop

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Year of Craft 2011 Monaghan celebrates

Last weekend saw The Forge-in a festival in Monaghan Town to celebrate the year of craft with over 200 blacksmiths in town all working together to create a sculpture for the town it was a great buzz and very different. … Continue reading

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