Fairy Door trail

Maps for the fairy door trail are available at customer service in Tesco all weekend.

Four other fairy families still on their way. Some have made themselves comfortable in side buildings. Search high and low!

Big thanks to the kind financial support of Men’s Shed and Toodelou.

    

Art Exhibition – ‘The Captured Palette’

From Friday May 11th for 2  weeks (Opens Thursday 10th at 7.30pm)
Armorica restaurant, Main Street, Oranmore
FREE

Armorica Restaurant on Main Street, Oranmore will host an accomplished exhibition entitled ‘The Captured Palette’ displaying pieces from artists such as Siobhan Piercy, Jay Murphy, Kathleen Furey, Leonie King and Dolores Lyne.

This Exhibition opens Thursday 10th May and runs for 2 weeks.

Photography Exhibition – Brazco Coffee Academy, Carraig Láir

Friday 11th – Sunday May 13th
Brazco Coffee Academy, Carraig Lair, Carraig Láir (above Lidl), Oranmore
FREE

Tom’s work explores the beauty of the Irish landscape and the dignity of the Atlantic coast. This collection is the results of ten years service in Marine Science.

Most of the pictures have been taken while on sea surveys and others on the narrow roads along the Irish shore. Challenged by the waves, wind and the luck of sunlightTom has managed to produce a unique and captivating set of photographs.
For further information or to purchase an exhibited piece please contact Tom Szumski at tomszum65@gmail.com.

Reflections by Cindy Lund

From 10th May
Maldron Hotel, Oranmore
Free Entry
This work is a response to the landscape and history of Cindy’s homeland in South County Galway. Her paintings capture the essence of a moment or place in an intuitive way. Textures and colour inspire her. Through the use of mixed media and layering techniques she produces rich and interesting surfaces. The use of metal leaf is inspired by sacred art and is a symbol of light and the spiritual realm.

Shoes with Stories at Sheneil Shoes


Friday 11th – Sat 12th May
Upstairs in the Oran Town Centre, Oranmore
FREE

Do you have a pair of shoes that you just can’t part with? Maybe they hold a special meaning. Maybe they connect you in some way to a time or a person that has been.

This year, as part of the first ever Oranmore Arts Festival, Sheneil Shoes are inviting people to share the stories, and the attachment they have to their unworn footwear.

Active in Age Art Exhibition – Péarla Na Mara

Sat 12th May for 7days (Opens Friday at 7.30pm)
Péarla na Mara, Unit 10, Howley Square, Innplot, Oranmore
FREE

As part of their participation in the Oranmore Arts Festival, as well as the Bealtaine festival, Active in Age will be exhibiting their artworks in Péarla Na Mara Restuarant.

Reflections on Colour – Exhibition by Belinda Fair

From 10th May
The 53 Coffee House, Oranmore Business Park 
Free Entry
Belinda Fair is a local Music Teacher and Artist. She works mainly in oils, acrylics, mixed media and occassionally ceramics. Her exhibition “Reflections on Colour” is a mix of photorealistic, painterly and abstract styles. Her subject matter is diverse, but the running theme is a wonderful use of colour.