Failte! Pictured in front of the Doherty Castle Co Donegal.Thank you for visiting Peter Townsend's Irish Collection. We are pleased to offer our latest collection of handcrafted Irish gifts and keepsakes. Peter Townsend is from the city of Derry in Northern Ireland. He came to the US in 1998 after meeting his Indiana born wife in Derry. Peter's career as an Artist keeps him inspired to create wonderfully creative gifts and to also employ fellow craftsmen to create the Irish Collection. Enjoy! New Products Dutch water-colorist artist Lia Schäfer was commission by Peter Townsend’s Irish Collection to illustrate many of our Blessings and Prints. Peter and Lia were both students at the Academie of Fine Arts in Rotterdam Holland. We are constantly adding new products and features, so check back often!