Meet Our Artisans

Corey Taratuta

Corey Taratuta

Corey’s photos have been captivating readers and viewers of the Irish Fireside Podcast and Blog since 2006. His visual and written work has appeared in several print and online publications, but he has always called the Irish Fireside home. – COREY’S PRODUCTS


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Maura Reynolds

Maura Reynolds was inspired to begin creating Irish coin cufflinks after the Irish currency was replaced by the Euro. Today her gorgeous cufflinks are sought after for both their beauty and their ties to Irish heritage and her line has expanded to coins from more countries. www.worldcoincufflinks.comMAURA’S PRODUCTS


Liam Hughes

Liam Hughes

Liam splits his time between the United States and Ireland where he finds, researches, and crafts pieces of broken dishes into wearable art. He has worked with pieces of Irish Wade, Royal Tara, Arklow, Nicholas Mosse, Donegal Parian, Waterford Crystal, and Irish Belleek. www.LiamShardJewelry.comLIAM’S PRODUCTS


Katie and Brian

Katie Hobson and Brian Davis

Katie and Brian have been full-time artists in their Lansing, Michigan, studio since 1999. They are best-known for their stunning Celtic tiles from Earthen Craft Pottery, and their new line of Forge Jewelry offers a new accessory for people who want to show their Celtic pride.

All of Brian and Katie’s Celtic designs are carefully researched and inspired by architectural features and ancient stone carvings. Each piece is handmade in small batches, so supplies are limited. www.ecptile.comwww.forgejewelry.comKATIE & BRIAN’S PRODUCTS


Cathy Hildebrandt

Cathy Hildebrandt

Cathy has brought her years of soap making experience to the Irish Fireside by creating an exclusive line of soaps that have been inspired by the Emerald Isle. She is a member of the Handcrafted Soap & Cosmetic Guild, and her newest line of natural soaps infuse a wee bit of Ireland into every bar. www.naturemade-heavenscentsoap.comCATHY’S PRODUCTS


Donna McCafferty

Donna McCafferty

Donna’s passion for great design and fine tea combined for the creation of her Pennsylvania-based business The Tea Can Company where she creates delicious lines custom label premium tea.

www.LiamShardJewelry.comDONNA’S PRODUCTS