High-flyer leaves the world of finance to Dabble in Art

Accountant specialises in watercolour portraits

5th February, 2017
Gill O’Shea, founder, Dabble in Art PIc: Fennells

Gill O’Shea left behind a high-flying career in finance last year to set up her own venture, Dabble in Art, selling original watercolour portraits and prints online and through galleries.

After graduating from Dublin Institute of Technology in 2004 with a first-class honours degree in fine art, O’Shea was offered a scholarship to pursue a Master’s degree at the college. Circumstances prompted a sudden change of direction, however, and she moved instead into...

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