Atlantic Craft NI


Louise McLean

Selling traditional heritage and contemporary basketry.

Price range from £5

available for commissions and workshops

Louise McLean of Atlantic Craft NI is based on the Atlantic Road, Portrush literally a mile away from the Atlantic Ocean on the north coast, just outside Portrush.

Louise went back as an adult learner in 2001 to study the University of Ulster Traditional Heritage Craft Skills and fell in love with all traditional crafts, her main areas are Basketry, Straw craft and Wood carving.

Louise has worked with Tom O’Brien, Joe Hogan, Ann-Marie Eitchel , Alison Fitzgerald and Cathy Hayden.

When in Christchurch, Louise enjoyed the opportunity of weaving with New Zealand flax and spent time with renowned artist Ali Brown.

Contact details


t 028 7082 4810

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Studio address

103 Atlantic Road


Co Antrim

Open daily, although arrangement by appointment is advised if you are making a special journey.