Carrowmore, County Sligo
(Irish: An Cheathrú Mhór, meaning Great Quarter)
is one of the four major passage tomb complexes in Ireland. It is located at the geographical centre of the Cúil Irra peninsula in County Sligo.
This is one of the largest complexes of megalithic tombs in Ireland and is also among the oldest used passage tombs, dating to approximately 3700 BC.
Acrylic Pen & Ink, Airbrush
The Tau Cross (a t-shaped cross) is believed to date from the 12th century. It is one of only two Tau crosses in Ireland
Acrylic, Pen & Ink, Airbrush.
This painting was loosely based on the Celtic designs from the Book of Kells Folio 33r eight-circle cross carpet page (original on right)I used the idea of the layout of the eight circles and designed new celtic knot and celtic zoomorphics to fit into the panels.The painting is to depict from sunrise ( at the top) to sunset (at the bottom).The space of time though is 1,000 years from the dawn of Paganism in Ireland to the arrival of Christianity.The painting took about 12 weeks to complete from start to finish.
Acrylic Pen & Ink
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