Fergal sudied at the National College of Art, Dublin under the late Henry Healy RHA, Des Carrick RHA and John Coyle RHA. He has been painting full time since 1986.

He paints mainly in oils and Gouache but also uses pastels, alkyd, watercolour and pencil. He paints mainly the landscape, seascape and urban scenes using bright colours. I his work he tries to convey to the viewer the feel for the subject and capture the mood and season of the day.

His work is shown in many galleries throughout Ireland. He has had 6 major exhibitions in his career reflecting the places he has visited, which are worldwide. See his web site for full details
He also teaches art in Ireland and Italy and is available for workshops and demonstrations.