Featured Artists: Katie O & Bobby B
THE ADVENTURES OF KATIE AND BOBBY:
Katie and Bobby met through a mutual friend (as small world stuff goes, this is great.) Katie’s cousin from America and Bobby grew up together in 1970’s New Jersey and she introduced Bobby to Katie on facebook all these years later, now how cool is that on facebook in February 2011, and after 100’s of hours of skyping online.
Bobby arrived in Katie’s hometown of Limerick Ireland on June 9, 2011. Both are very talented Artists, through painting, photography and writing. They work from both Spanish Point and Limerick.
Katie and Bobby are in the process of writing a book about their modern day story. Life could not be better for the both of them. It just keeps getting better and better, They could not be happier, they both made the best decisions of their lives.
FUN FACTS ABOUT KATIE:
Katie was born in Limerick, Ireland. Katie started painting during her school years, taking art as a Leaving Cert subject. Katie then went to Secretarial College. After which Katie worked in the Insurance industry for a number of years, holding many responsibilities, while enjoying art and languages at night College also. Katie enjoyed window display and continued same whenever she had extra time. Katie remained in Insurance until the birth of her first child.
After thoroughly enjoying the experience and tremendous joy and pleasure in raising her 5 children, three daughters and two sons! Katie now has the time to return to her much loved hobby. She has sold many paintings both in Ireland and America to date.
Katie also loves to take photos and to write and is just now beginning to realize the full extent of her talents. Some of Katie’s other studies include psychology and computers which she completed at Central College in the last number of years. Katie also loves reading, walking, gardening, music, the gym, pool/snooker, and zumba dance to name but a few!
FUN FACTS ABOUT BOBBY:
Bobby was born in the USA, St Elizabeth’s Hospital in Roselle New Jersey.
Bobby lived in San Diego California from 1979 to 2005, after living for 5 years in Dahlonega Georgia, Bobby left America to go meet the love of his life Katie O’Connor and live with her in Ireland.
Bobby has never been happier, Katie brings out the best in him in so many ways. Bobby began painting in the late 90’s after almost 20 years of building and remodeling houses in San Diego. Bobby has shown his work all over America, and now in Ireland. Bobby has sold many paintings around the world.
Bobby is an award winning photographer and painter. Bobby is a baseball fanatic (click MrBaseball below). Bobby loves to write, completing and publishing two fantasy baseball book’s, a hobby he has enjoyed playing since 1993. Mr. Baseball
Bobby and Katie have combined to write and publish 11 books on Kindle and 10 paperback books. See Books Page on the menu bar above. Bobby also can help you design and build your web site, contact him for this service as well.
Some of Bobby’s other interests and studies include baseball card collecting and trading, reading, building and fixing things, as well as bicycling, boogie boarding and swimming with Katie.
Katie & Bobby on the Web: http://katieandbobby.weebly.com/
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