Seanbhean na hÉireann

Seanbhean na hÉireann

Beautiful commission to get. Thank you to Angela Stack, her grandmother Catherine is 101 years old and still going strong. A pleasure to paint, lovely lady. Seanbhean na Éireann.

Born, March 1st 1916 – Died peacefully on April 17th 2018

Seanbhean na Éireann. Catherine Stack was born in March 1916 and is originally from Ardfert, Co Kerry

Seanbhean na Éireann. She has four Children, two boys & two girls and currently lives in Killorglin where she settled with her late husband.  At 102 years of age, Grandmother (or the boss) has a tremendous memory, recalling events from the age of six, the war, the soldiers that used to march past her parents door, Roger Casement and much more.  She is a force to be reckoned with.

Every day she enjoys her newspaper, reading her favorite weekly – the Kerry’s Eye and watching the antics of Dail Eireann on TV, as well as keeping an eye on the Today Show, RTE News and Mrs. Browns Boys, but to name a few.

She attributed her memory, and health to clean simple living and a love of learning.

Grandmother has lived through two wars, the 1916 Rising, 18 American Presidents, and just before her passing on April 17th 2018 – she had just finished reading Fire and Fury.

If you’re looking for a woman who has a zest for life, and some get up and go – Grandmother is the woman! Fondly joking – “the doctor called and he said my ticker is still good!

She is greatly missed by all those that knew her and will forever be our legend and ‘the boss’


A huge personal thank you to Maureen for taking on this commission
I know the boss will be delighted with it.


Written by Angela Stack – her Granddaughter

Amazing Grace… Oil on board

Violin resting on books and music sheets

Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace with violin. This was such a wonderful commission to do. Its a while since I did a still life and I love the earthy tones of the violin against the colour of the books. Oil on board.

 

Christmas Tee-Shirts Another One in the Bag

Little girl lollipop Dublin GAA tee-shirt

Another one in the bag

Christmas Tee-Shirts Another one in the Bag

Here is a sample of my Christmas Tee-Shirts Another one in the Bag modelled by the lovely supermodel Shona.

They come in all sizes. Please allow seven to ten days. Last orders taken on the 15th of December.

Adults       €22.00 inc P&P

Children  €18.00 inc P&P

Please email me maureen.depaor@gmail.com for payment options.

 

Three Tee-Shirts Dublin GAA Christmas picture on the front

RMHC Gala Ball November 2017

RHMC Gala Ball

RMHC Gala Ball November 2017. Once again I’m delighted to be involved with fundraising for RMHC. Thank you so much to the person who purchased this print. Dublin V Mayo….to be continued……GAA image Two boys pulling the Sam Maguire

Winner on Facebook

Gah image collage santa little boysWinner on Facebook. We have a winner Aisling Kane. Well done. 

Winner picked Dublin Image

GAA image little boy wearing Santa Hat

Winner picked. Thank you to all who entered the competition we have a winner. Well done to Linda.

Would you like a print ? Christmas themed GAA prints

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Winner picked on Bank Holiday Monday. Prints will be mailed out on Tuesday
Gaa christmas prints little boys santa