August Craft Month 2018 Audience Experience Survey30-Aug-2018
If you participated in August Craft Month 2018 we would appreciate your feedback.
Please complete the survey and help us develop August Craft Month
CRAFT NI / Space CRAFT
will be CLOSED on Monday 17 September 2018 from 1pm
and will RE-OPEN on Tuesday 18 September 2018 at 10.30am
Apologies for any inconvenience.
Bank Holiday Closure - August 201821-Aug-2018
CRAFT NI will be CLOSED on Monday 27 August 2018
and will RE-OPEN on Tuesday 28 August 2018.
Apologies for any inconvenience.
Big Ideas 'Remember Together' programme18-Sep-2018 - Community
The Big Ideas Company offers an expenses scheme for small-scale funding for community groups to participate in their projects.
Deadline: Monday, 26 November 2018
Call for Applications: LOEWE Craft Prize 201917-Sep-2018 - Calls for Makers
Submit your work to be considered for the 2019 edition of the LOEWE Craft Prize.
Deadline: Wednesday, 31 October 2018
Opportunity for students and recent graduates: Urban Design Challenge10-Sep-2018 - Calls for Makers
Opportunity for students and recent graduates: Urban Design Challenge
Belfast Design Week, in partnership with Destination CQ Cathedral Quarter Business Improvement District and PLACE Built Environment Centre, is running an urban design challenge for local students and recent graduates.
Deadline: Friday 28th September at 5.00pm.
'Old Bleach' Exhibition- Exhibitions
Local textile artist, Mairead McCormack, shows a collection inspired by paper documents including receipts, letters, envelopes and certificates among others originating from Randalstown and the Old Bleach Linen Company.
Date and time: 7 December 2017, 7-9pm.
"The Joy of Gifting Handmade" Christmas Craft Fair 2017- Fairs
Makers Market NI are offering you a spectacular 2 day Christmas Shopping Extravaganza. A chance to find the perfect Christmas present. Complimentary mulled wine, nibbles, live music and of course our 20 designer/makers all adding to a wonderful festive experience. We are supporting Tiny Life as our chosen Charity raising much needed funds through a handmade Christmas "Gift Box" raffle. Admission £2.50.
Dates and time: Friday 8 December, 4-8pm and Saturday 9 December 10am - 3pm.
Golden Thread Christmas Market 2017- Fairs
The Golden Thread Gallery will be hosting a Christmas Market to coincide with Late Night Art in December! We will have a number of stalls selling all manner of artisanal crafts and creations suitable for gifts for the whole family. Join us for a festive evening which will include a drinks reception, bucks fizz, festive treats for the kids and a great atmosphere! Stall holders will be announced soon and we will be treating you to glimpses of the treats available to purchase on the run up to the night!
Date and time: Thursday 7 December 2017, 5 - 7.30pm
August Craft Month 2018 – Call for Event Registration08-Jun-2018
CRAFT NI invites you to register a craft-related event for August Craft Month 2018.
August Craft Month is ‘An Annual Celebration of Craft in Northern Ireland’.
For the past 11 years Craft Northern Ireland invited artist/designer/makers, craft organisations, craft retail outlets, galleries, museums, local councils, arts centres, cultural venues, further education colleges, universities, heritage organisations, amongst others, to consider putting on craft-related events and activities, during August Craft Month, which support and promote themselves and/or artist/designer/makers and of course Craft.
Deadline: 5pm, Friday 30 March 2018
NI Assembly Gift Shop08-Jun-2018
Call for Applications Northern Ireland Assembly Gift and Coffee Shop - Retail Opportunity
Continuing the successful collaboration between CRAFT NI and the Northern Ireland Assembly Gift and Coffee Shop at Parliament Buildings, Stormont, the initiative now invites applications from Northern Ireland based Artist/Designer/Makers for the period 1 June 2018 to 1 December 2018.
This is an opportunity not only for sales but to raise the profile of selected Artist/Designer/Makers and Craft in Northern Ireland. The Northern Ireland Assembly Gift and Coffee Shop is located in Parliament Buildings, Stormont. It is open to members of the public from Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm.
Deadline - Tuesday 8 May 2018, 5pm
CRAFT NI: The Art of Presenting Craft23-Sep-2016The Art of Presenting Craft is a bespoke workshop programme aimed at mid-career designer-makers. It consists of four workshops focusing on personal and professional development as well as business development issues pertinent to more established craftspeople. The workshops will take place fortnightly in February and March 2017. Book in now.View this programme →