Monthly Archives: January 2015

Handwriting by Cartoon Illustrator Maeve O’Keeffe

Cartoon Illustrator

Handwriting by Illustrator Maeve O’Keeffe

Handwriting – Cartoon Illustrator

I read an interesting article in the @IrishTimes maintaining that primary school doesn’t teach children crucial life skills.  With a busy curriculum, there is little time for PE, while skills like sewing typically don’t get done.  But handwriting, too, seems to have taken a hit. Continue reading

Night Class by Cartoon Illustrator Maeve O’Keeffe

Cartoon Illustrator

Night Class by Illustrator Maeve O’Keeffe

Night Class – Cartoon Illustrator

A familiar pamphlet was pushed through the letterbox – Adult Education Night Classes.  I dropped the hoover to look through the list.
Over the years (pre and post babies) I’ve loved doing night classes in all sorts of things like computers, yoga, tennis, photography, printmaking and creative writing.  Never made it to TaekwonDo, Ballroom or Line Dancing but you never know, if Garth Brooks lands a gig here, might give that a go.  I was a night class junkie, addicted to my fix of self improvement and shamelessly happy to escape from the kids. Continue reading

Sales – Cartoon Illustrator

Cartoon Illustrator

Sales Madness by Illustrator Maeve O’Keeffe

Sales – Cartoon Illustrator

Christmas is over, the kids are back in school and it’s only now I have time to browse around the sales.  But at this stage, I think “What’s the point?”  Surely all the good stuff is gone?  Although there might be a few bargains left.  Continue reading