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Meet The Team

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Niamh Synnott

Niamh is an artist with 25 years experience teaching art and ceramics in many different settings from primary to third level. She graduated from NCAD in 1999 with a Bachelors in Craft Design specialising in Ceramics.

Niamh sells her pottery at various craft and pottery markets across the country and regularly exhibits her work in Dublin.

Alongside her own ceramic practice, she facilitates collaborative art experiences in a variety of settings around Ireland, with participants of all ages and abilities. 

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Liselott Olofsson

Liselott is a ceramic artist and studied ceramics in NCAD, Dublin. She has been teaching for the past 16 years and enjoys working with clay. Her ceramic work focuses on form and materials.
In 2018, Liselott spent 3 months in China where she learnt ceramics from master crafts people. She enjoys experimenting with different firing techniques such as Raku.
Liselott’s work has been shown internationally in Vienna and in Dublin. She is a committee member of Ceramics Ireland and has shown as part of the selected and members exhibitions in Dublin Castle and Rathfarnham. 

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Aisling McElwain

Aisling studied ceramics in the Ceramics Skills and Design Course in Thomastown, Kilkenny from 2014 – 2016.

After graduating, Aisling set up her ceramics business in Kilkenny City and, in 2018, won the Image Interiors Design Award for Best Tableware. She has exhibited her work in various exhibitions and galleries around Ireland and the UK.

Aisling sells her pottery at the Farmers Market on The Parade in the city on Thursdays and has also attended many craft and pottery markets in Ireland and Scotland. She is co-founder of the Potters Market that takes place on the Parade during Kilkenny Arts Week. 

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