Joe Hogan is a master basket-maker who uses local willow to construct woven figures and baskets, which showcase his deep understanding between material, craft and place.
Using materials grown himself, Joe works with over 20 different varieties of willow, harvesting annually from late November to mid-March. Read More
The willow is then dried and soaked in a process taking up to 18 days before becoming pliable and weave-able.
Each piece is made from his studio in Loch Na Fooey, a glacial lake situated in Ireland.