Ann has been involved in the visual arts for over 30 years. She is a graduate of Crawford Art College , Cork City. Having received an Honours Diploma in Sculpture and Painting she went on to do her Teaching Diploma. Ann has worked in Schools and in her own studio teaching Art/Craft to adults and children over the years.
Her own art work history has involved painting landscapes, seascapes, ,portraits, and abstracts. Her 3D work includes a monument to 5 soldiers killed in the glen of Immal, Co Wicklow. This limestone sculpture was commissioned by Collins Barracks Cork and is situated in the barracks. Her work is abstract with human and animal forms .She is also working on new sculptures for the garden where the new studios are to be built.
The new Studios will include a pottery, stained glass studio and a general wellness room . A wide range of courses and work shops will be available at Tubrid Studios in 2014.