Irish Craft Festival - DunLaoghaire, CO Dublin - Sunday 14th May 2017

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FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Craftfestival/

Irish Craft Festival 

Sunday May 14th 2017

Royal Marine Hotel, Dunlaoghaire, Co Dublin

FREE Admission for our Customers!

The Craft Festival holds Over 60 stands of:

Jewellery, Slate, Clothing, Artworks, Photography, Cosmetics, Home Accessories, Decorations, Hats, Furniture, Candles, Cakes, Hair Accessories, Kitchenware, Glass, Felt, Cards, Fascinators, Original paintings, Wood, Silver Jewellery, Cushions, Raffle, 

ALL MADE BY HAND, COME AND MEET THE MAKERS!

Also on the day:  Comic Rummage on Balcony….100’s of sought after comics for sales….deals and discounts on theday!!

https://www.facebook.com/comicrummagedublin/


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John Farrell - Copper Revival Exhibition - Temple Bar, Dublin 2 - Opens Friday 19th May 2017

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FREE ADMISSION

Artist:  John Farrell

Date:  Friday 19th May 2017  for 4 weeks

More information : John Farrell     jfjnr77@gmail.com

Call:  085 836 5091


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www.seweasy.ie - Sewing Classes - Stillorgan, Co Dublin

 

  • Workshops in
  • Dress Making,
  • Sewing skills,
  • Sewing Bootcamp,
  • Alterations,
  • Soft Furnishings,
  • Patchwork,
  • Roman Blinds
  • Curtain Making and more!

Or you can email your query to   Maebh@seweasy.ie    or call Maebh at  0879536818

http://www.seweasy.ie 


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This is Knit -Your chance to sample Silk, Cashmere, Alpaca, Linen & More. - Book Your Place Today!

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Would you like the chance to get up close and personal with some truly stunning fibre blends? How about two hours of indulgent “play time” with yarns made from silk, cashmere, alpaca, merino, baby llama, linen and more?

 

Book Now to attend The Fibre Co Yarn Tasting

on Saturday 13th May

 

With the company of fellow fibre enthusiasts, almost 20 amazing finished garments & accessories, and a little light refreshment… it all adds up to a knit night to remember!

 

Click here for more information & to reserve your place.

 

The Fibre Co - Yarn Tasting & Trunk Show

 Saturday, 13 May, 2017   5:30pm - 7:30pm

 This is Knit,

First Floor,

Powerscourt Townhouse,

South William St,

Dublin 2,

Please check in with a member of staff when you arrive for your class.

http://thisisknit.ie 

 


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www.NewIrishArt.com - Website

New Irish Art is an independent project providing a free service to artists that ensures that their work is presented and promoted online to the largest audience. The project completed its 17th year of operation on March 28th, 2017. It effectively presents and promotes the original visual artwork of about 690, mainly Irish, artists.

 

The project’s focus is on Irish art and Irish artists though it is not technically or otherwise limited and is an Open Platform that reaches every country in the world.

 

The project now encompasses the websites…

 

http://www.newirishart.com/

http://www.newirishart.ie/ and

http://www.irish-painters.com/

 

and has an active presence on social media platforms;

Facebook, Google+, Twitter, LinkedIn, Stumbleupon and Pinterest.

 

http://www.NewIrishArt.com

Since March, 2000, The Open Platform for the Presentation and Promotion of Original Visual Art of and About Ireland.


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The Ireland Way - souvenirs - Suppliers wanted

The Ireland Way is looking for makers in Ireland who can supply souvenir products with the Ireland Way logo. In particular we are looking for keyrings, fridge magnets, brooches/pins, caps and t-shirts. Other ideas are very welcome! Emphasis on use of materials that are biodegradable such as wood and cotton rather than plastics.

 

The Ireland Way is a new hiking trail which runs from Cork to Antrim. The logo and more information can be seen at www.theirelandway.ie.

 

Images of sample products can be emailed to caroline@theirelandway.ie


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The Little Paper Tree - Workshops - Sunday 14th May 2017 - Book now!

Workshops in Card Making skills - Beginners welcome! 

 

The Little Paper Tree

 

Jeni and I have been crafting for over 19 years combined and can help you with your card making and mixed media projects.  We both love crafting so much we made it our business, The Little Paper Tree.  Our online shop is based in Galway, but we go to markets and craft shows as much as we can.  The Craft Festival is the first time we will be in Dublin for a craft fair, and not a holiday.  We are teaching 3 workshops during the day (2 card and 1 mixed media).  Each class has limited space so booking is essential.  We look forward to seeing you there!

 

Visometry Hello Card

 

Learn how to stamp and heat emboss images.  Ink blend with the new Distress Oxides to add some beautiful colours and distressed effects.  Learn about the difference between blending with Distress Inks and Distress Oxides.  Find out why Stick It is great for adhering small and intricate die cuts, and words too.  Diecut a sentiment to finish your amazing and beautiful handmade card. This is an hour long workshop to make one beautiful card!  Everything will be provided for you in class.

 

Cost: €20

Time: 10.30am – 11.30am

Limited spaces.

http://www.thelittlepapertree.com/product/embossed-distressed-card-workshop/

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Mandala Shaker Card 

The Many Mandala stamp set makes so many gorgeous cards!  There are a lot of sentiments to choose from.  From birthdays and weddings to thanks and congratulations.  In this hour and a half workshop, we will be making a gorgeous clean and simple shaker card. We will be doing some basic colouring with the new Nuvo Alcohol markers. Die cutting a mandala shape from a card front. Use the Fuse tool to make a shaker pocket filled with a sparkly sequin shaker mix.  The shaker is the star of these cards – so the rest will be kept clean and simple. Everything will be provided for you in class.

Cost: €20

Time: 12pm – 1.30pm

Limited spaces.

http://www.thelittlepapertree.com/product/mandala-shaker-card-workshop/

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Mixed Media Etcetera Tag

The latest Tim Holtz Etcetera tag make a stunning mixed media piece of art.  We will play with gesso and texture paste to create the background.  Add embellishments with metal and ephemera. Add colour with inks and paints.  This is a 2 hour long workshop. You get to leave with a finished gorgeous piece of mixed media artwork which you will love to show off to everyone! Everything will be provided for you in class.

 

Cost: €50

Time: 2.30pm – 4.30pm

Limited spaces.

http://www.thelittlepapertree.com/product/mixed-media-etcetera-tag-workshop/

 

You can find us here

Web www.thelittlepapertree.com

Facebook www.facebook.com/shopthelittlepapertree

Instagram www.instagram.com/shopthelittlepapertree

YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpjQO6xKxUAeGCGtiygWRvg


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The Craft Festival - Sunday 14th May 2017 - Exhibitors

Check out the list of exhibitors here:   https://craftfestival.wordpress.com/14th-may-exhibitors/

More to follow! 

The Craft Festival, Dublin, May 14th 2017

10am to 5pm

Royal Marine Hotel, Dunlaoghaire, Co Dublin

FREE Admission for our Customers!

The Craft Festival holds Over 60 stands of:

Jewellery, Slate, Clothing, Artworks, Photography, Cosmetics, Home Accessories, Decorations, Hats, Furniture, Candles, Cakes, Hair Accessories, Kitchenware, Glass, Felt, Cards, Fascinators, Original paintings, Wood, Silver Jewellery, Cushions, Raffle, 

ALL MADE BY HAND, COME AND MEET THE MAKERS!

SEE US ON FACEBOOK TO WIN PRIZES……https://www.facebook.com/Craftfestival

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( Comic Rummage on same day in same venue…https://www.facebook.com/comicrummagedublin/?hc_ref=PAGES_TIMELINE )

Event info:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1668979273405888/ 


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Mosaic Workshop - Waterford - Sunday 7th May 2017

 

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“A Taste of Mosaics”

Mosaic Workshop

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Create a beautiful one of a kind piece of mosaic art over the course of a day in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.  Enjoy the opportunity to explore and develop your own creativity. Whether you have previous mosaic experience or are a complete beginner, this workshop is suitable for all levels. 

 

 

 

All materials, tools, refreshments will be provided.  (Lunch can be purchased in the small cafe located at the venue).

 

 

 

During the workshop you will learn the basics of the art of mosaic, using the direct method,  including design, materials used, substrates, adhesives, cutting and laying and finally grouting.  You will be given lots of information to allow you to complete further projects at home.

 

 

 


 

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Venue:  WIT Arena, Outskirts of Waterford City

(exact directions available on registration)

 

Sunday 7th May, 2017 (10.00 am to 4.30pm)

 

€90 per person. 

 

For further information please feel free to contact me.

 

Tutor:  Maedhbh Brosnan (087 9747752)

 

E: Mail: smidirinimosaics@gmail.com


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Salt and Earth - Ceramics Masterclass -Sligo -April 26th 2017

Salt and the Earth

 

Ceramics Masterclass at The Dovecote Sligo

April 26th 2017  10.00am - 4.00pm

€60 Including lunch at the farmhouse.

Salt and the Earth Ceramics Masterclass is led by two outstanding potters Con Lynch and Peter Meanley. 

This workshop provides the opportunity to really understand their ceramic craft, through talks and practical demonstrations as they draw on a wealth of experience.  Peter will reveal his work on Ballarmine and Toby jugs through moulding and salt glazing whilst Con delves in to the very earth of County Sligo to produce an array of coloured glazes that are synonymous with his beautiful ceramic work.

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The Dovecote is a new Studio and Gallery  in Sligo offering  workshops in unique tranquil surroundings.  

We are open to group bookings for Ceramics, Painting, Drawing and hope shortly to offer a residency programme

For more details on a full range of  Painting, Ceramics and  Craft classes please visit our website at www.dovecotesligo.com

or contact   0719147007  to book please telephone

or email dovecotesligo@gmail.com


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