Discover past events including creative workshops & art exhibitions...
11 June 2022
Clay Plant Pot Workshop
The Clay Project
Rebecca Killen has teamed up with local ceramicist Laureanne Kootstra to create The Clay Project. Their ceramic workshops explore the wonderful world of clay. In this 2.5 hour hands on adult workshop, you will be cutting, joining and layering rich terracotta clay as well as sgraffito decoration to bring your pots to life. Pots will be taken away for firing and will be ready for collection in 2-3 weeks.
16 June 2022
Landscape Felting Workshop
Andrea Hayes works from her home studio in Cookstown, County Tyrone and has won numerous textile art awards and exhibited throughout Ireland. In this 3 hour adult workshop, you'll discover how to create a unique dawn landscape themed felt art piece. This will involve learning the process of wet felting and then needle felting into it.
Spring Wreath Workshop
Emma Scott of Honeybee Blooms
Spring into the new season surrounded with fresh foliage and flowers. This hands-on class is fun yet relaxing. You will spend the time creating a unique and stunning wreath.The result?... An eye catching wreath filled with beautiful fresh foliage and flowers that will make a stunning Spring decoration for your front door!
07 May 2022
Coastal Textile Art Workshop
Andrea Hayes has won numerous textile art awards and exhibited throughout Ireland. In this 3 hour workshop, Andrea will guide you to create your own coastal themed mixed media artwork. This will involved using specialist paints, layering hand dyed fabrics and both machine and hand stitching. All materials and equipment is supplied and no experience is necessary.
Mono Printing onto Clay
The Clay Project
Rebecca Killen has teamed up with local ceramicist Laureanne Kootstra to create The Clay Project. Their ceramic workshops explore the wonderful world of clay. In this 2.5 hour adult workshop, you'll explore the process of mono printing onto porcelain using plaster, underglazes and porcelain paper clay.
Originally from Belfast, Sylvia Parkinson-Brown attended art school in London and now lives in Kilkenny. She frequently experiments with surfaces and mixed media with drawing being the fundamental building block of every piece. This mini exhibition will feature six original paintings and Sylvia's popular 'Hare & Raven' print.
An exhibition showcasing work created by our artists and makers during this current period of social distancing.
hi·a·tus | \ hī-ˈā-təs \
a pause or break in continuity in a sequence or activity.
"there was a brief hiatus in our way of life"