Dympna Curran is a textile designer-maker working from her home studio in the Ards Peninsula.
She graduated from University of Ulster in 1997 with BA Honours degree in Textiles and Fashion Design and now produces her own handmade textiles and accessories using a combination of wool and my hand dyed silk.
A native of Kircubbin on the coast of Strangford Lough her inspiration is drawn from the beauty of the lough and the surrounding countryside. Her felt work is primarily about colour and pattern. Whether she is working with wool, cloth, stitches, yarn, or dyes, She always feel excited watching the magical progression from a tiny fiber of wool to a decorative fabric.