Casey's Bogwood Sculptures
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Barley Harbour, Newtowncashel, Longford,
Mr Michael Casey
Michael and Kevin Casey are artists who create beautiful sculptures from bogwood found in Irish bogs. Visitors are invited to their workshop and studio which is located in Newtowncashel, County Longford.
Bogwood is found in Irish Bogs where it has been preserved for 5,000 years. This wood was part of the great forest that covered the central plains of Ireland.
Father and son team have spent 60 years producing sculptures in Bog Oak that have seen them become masters of their art. Known widely the world over, smaller pieces are displayed at their studio gift shop in Newtowncashel, Co Longford.