A lady inspired – art exhibition in Bunmahon

www.hamersleyart.com“A Lady Inspired” an art exhibition by Bunmahon based artist Orlaith Hamersley.

Copper Coast Geopark Visitor Centre Bunmahon April 2017

This latest collection “A Lady inspired” will include a number if new works influenced by the copper coast and its artistic heritage.

Plenty of long walks along our wonderful coastline and some historical research has given me plenty of energy and motivation.


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Bunmahon Gala! this June!

A date for my diary!

Edith Collier's Bunmahon

The Edith Collier’s Bunmahon Heritage Society presents the “Bunmahon Gala” on the Saturday June 10th in conjunction with the Copper Coast Festival.

Enjoy a fun filled afternoon in aid of the Bonmahon Community Society on the lawn of Knockmahon NS.

Knockmahon School, Co. Waterford
Vintage inspired activities will include a historical costume competition, tombola, bun fight, mini cricket match, an audio visual history presentation by the students of Knockmahon NS, Edith Collier display, and much more!

Admission is free and gates open at 1pm refreshments will be served in our tea tent.

See our FB page for the latest news!


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5 Films That Have Been Shot In The Copper Coast Area PART 1

The scenic beauty of the Copper Coast Geo Park area is the perfect backdrop to a dramatic film production.

Copper Coast Geopark

The scenic beauty of the Copper Coast Geo Park area is the perfect backdrop to a dramatic film production.The spectacular landscape created by the unique geology and Geo-diversity of the area lends an air of timeless beauty and and continuous drama to the area.

Have a look at the list below to read about a few of the films which have been shot here.

1) Terror of Frankenstein (1976)


Terror of Frankenstein (1976) is an Irish-Swedish production directed by the Swedish filmmaker/jazz musician Calvin Floyd. The film is said to be one of the most faithful versions of the classic horror novel and focuses on the characters psychological development as opposed to gory images or nudity.

The eerie atmosphere present throughout the film was created by shooting in mostly cold, snowy landscapes. However, one of the scenes in the film was shot in the beautiful beach of Trá na mBó…

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Mother and Daughter team up in the name of art

​Orlaith and Victoria Hamersley are currently exhibiting  at the Coastguard Cultural Centre Love Lane Tramore  until 30th January.

It is a light hearted exhibition of reproductions by the mother and daughter team.

  Orlaith’s paintings are bright and bold in contrast to the mechanical monochromatic nature of her pencil while Victoria’s art is inspired by Japanese youth culture and fan art. Well worth dropping in and enjoying this unique art!

For more information follow Hamersley Art on Facebook or visit the website HamersleyArt.com

Happy Christmas! 

Happy Christmas! 

Orlaith and Victoria from Hamersley Art would like to wish you all a happy Christmas and new year.

We had an interesting and eventful 2016 and very much look forward to 2017, we have some exciting new projects in the pipeline.

For more information about us please see www.hamersleyart.com