Acanthus was established in 1988 by artist / master craftsman, Andrew St Ledger. His vision: to produce unique wooden objects, utilising the beauty of natural woods whilst incorporating the individuality of the customer.
The idea for the Alsorts Bears came about over 20 years ago while running a craft stall personalising original watercolour bears to order. In recent years Rachel has adapted the original idea and created a range of teddy bear images that make a special and unique personalised gift.
Unique Bogwood Sculptures made from 5000 year old Bog Oak and Bog Yew. Their studio and workshop is located on the shores of Lough Ree on the River Shannon,where the story of Bogwood is told through video,photographs,and finally the finished pieces of sculpture.
Carrickmacross Lace is a delicate and enchanting Irish craft dating back to 1820. Browse through our range of lace veils, christening pieces, small lace gifts, large lace gifts, lace kits and wedding gifts.