Hugh McIlfatrick. Born in Ballymoney, Co. Antrim, Hugh continues to workfrom his base in the area. He is comfortably working in either oils or water colours. The inspiration for his extremely delightful work comes from the rugged coasts of Co. Antrim and Donegal.
Today his painting takes up all his time, but it was not always this way. In fact, painting was not always his first career choice. Hugh was a teacher at Portora Royal in Eniskillen during the mid-eighties.
He gave up his position there to concentrate on painting on a full time basis. Since giving up teaching he has been part of severalgroup exhibitions and his work can be found in many private collections throughout the whole of ireland, or as far away as Canada and ... read more