Let me tell you about one of the weekly traders, Tess, who came laden with ideas, not just for what she would sell but for how much she could invest in herself and the scheme, her plans were so full it seems to miss out on only one ingredient…sleep. Tess’ determination speaks volumes to me […]
Carved out by the play of elements over thousands of years, the diverse topography that ranges from karst in the North to marshy in the South, is County Clare. It’s a special sort of County; so special that nature distinguished it from Ireland’s others by literally making it stand out on the map. All that […]
A night of fun and inspiring presentations on various subjects in the fields of design, ideas, statements, concepts, the arts, life in general and lots lots more… Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of “chit chat”, PechaKucha 20×20 is a simple presentation format where each presenter shows 20 images, each for […]
I set the Market Bazaar up in response to the protracted death knell of Ennis as I knew it. My father is a signwriter, we grew up in the middle of the Market and watched it change from a vibrant buzzing centre of commerce and social support to a giant car park with fewer […]
Heres what went down this Friday…. Firstly the umbrellas, then the ice-creams Also on hand we had
Here are a few quick snaps from Opening weekend, things have gotten bigger and more colourful since…more photoblogs of our weekends to follow!
I’d love to see empty shops being used in Ennis for the arts, dance shows, for creative workshops for young and old. Maintenance order on all main-street property owners to maintain the shopfronts and appearance of derelict properties.This would keep our lovely little town looking as good as it could as well as bringing communities […]