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Real Life Quiet Man April 13, 2017

Seámus’s Life really does echo that of the fictional character Seán Thornton of ‘The Quiet Man’. Born in Donegal town Co. Donegal he moved with his family stateside when he was just four years old and lived in Philadelphia for many years. While on a visit to Ireland in 2013 ( The love of the land never left him) he … Read more

Dragons, Dreamcatchers & Unicorns in Cong March 3, 2017

We’ve been busy working over the last few months to find some beautiful new additions for our younger visitors here to Cong. Working closely with Local artists we have got some beautiful mementos filled with imagination colour and creativity especially for children, with more to follow, what child wouldn’t love their very on Dragon or … Read more

Waiting for Spring January 26, 2017

It’s still quiet here in Cong and slowly approaching holiday time here for us at The Quiet Cailín Studios, traditionally we have closed in February to get renovation works done at the gallery , this year we will concentrate on the outside and get it freshened up for the coming season. The village is busy … Read more

Sleepy, Snowy, Cong January 12, 2017

The first snow of the year is swirling outside the door and floating along Main street in Cong. A lot of Our neighbors have closed til the spring and it’s lonely here at the studio, but there are still a few brave visitors that won’t be defeated by the winter & day trip to Connemara … Read more