Paul McGahey, an amateur artist, based in the Irish Midlands, came to discover his artistic talent for working with natural materials after carving a slate as a present for a friend.
'People liked the piece that I had made and the orders began to come in, I've spent 10 years developing my techniques and am delighted that I can work slate with as much detail as others can sketch.'
More recently Paul has moved towards working with other mediums, constantly exploring and expanding his artistic abilities.
'I’ve used watercolour for a while, it’s produced some decent paintings. Although not my favourite medium, I find...more