News

  • BBC 2 Arts NI Presents - Ones to watch

    02-Mar-2019
    BBC 2 Arts NI Presents - Ones to watch

    Featuring 5 artists including makers Anne Butler - ceramics and Mairead McCormack - textiles.

    A great showcase of local craft. Also featured are illustration, gaming and screenwriting.

     

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  • Recruitment: Craft NI - Director

    01-Mar-2019
    Recruitment: Craft NI - Director

    Craft NI is seeking a skilled leader, with vision, passion and a strong entrepreneurial approach who can drive and build the momentum of the organisation as they move forward.

    Deadline for applications: Friday, 29 March 2019

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  • Emerging Artist to exhibit in New York in April 2019

    20-Feb-2019
    Emerging Artist to exhibit in New York in April 2019

    Northern Ireland based Textile Artist Mairead McCormack will be exhibiting her solo show 'Formidable Parallels' at the Irish Arts Center in New York in April 2019.

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Opportunities for Makers

  • Call for Applications: Galway Potters Market

    18-Mar-2019 - Calls for Makers
    Call for Applications: Galway Potters Market

    Applications are now open for the Galway Potters Market in the Spanish Arch, Galway

    Date of the market: 19 - 21 July 2019

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  • Call for Applications: Legnica International Jewellery Competition 2019

    11-Mar-2019 - Awards & Competitions
    Call for Applications: Legnica International Jewellery Competition 2019

    Legnica SILVER Festival, celebrates its 40th anniversary, this year’s theme “Silver” refers to the origin and history of the Festival.

    Deadline: Monday, 1 April 2019

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  • Brexit: Planning Vouchers

    13-Mar-2019 - Funding & Grants
    Brexit: Planning Vouchers

    Support to help your business get advice on specific issues such as movement of labour, goods, services and currency management.

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Events

  • UUB 2nd Year Ceramics, Jewellery and Silversmithing Exhibition

    - Exhibitions
    UUB 2nd Year Ceramics, Jewellery and Silversmithing Exhibition

    The Ulster University Second Year Ceramics, Jewellery and Silversmithing Exhibition at the The Duncairn. 

    Exhibition preview tonight: Thursday 24th May from 6pm to 8pm.


    Dates: Thursday 24 May to Friday 8 June 2018.

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  • Bladesmithing workshop in the Mournes

    - Workshops
    Bladesmithing workshop in the Mournes

    This basic bladesmithing or knife making workshop covers the fundamentals of forging, grinding and heat-treating a blade. No experience is needed and the class will guide you through:

    - Using a gas forge
    - Forging the blade to shape
    - Blade shaping, using grinder file and abrasive paper
    - Heat treating
    - Blade finishing, sharpening, and edge testing

    Date & Time: 29 July 2018, 10am to 4pm.

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  • Spinning Yarns Festival, at Antrim Castle Gardens

    - Exhibitions,Fairs,Workshops
    Spinning Yarns Festival, at Antrim Castle Gardens

    A Festival of Colour Creativity and Craft – Set in the stunning ANTRIM CASTLE GARDENS & CLOTWORTHY HOUSE Spinning Yarns is a ‘must do’ event for those passionate about yarn or simply seeking a great day out. Spinning Yarns is a two day festival celebrating the wonderful world of all things associated with wool & linen where we will showcase the colour, creativity and craft associated with these homespun yarns in all their forms.

    Dates: 1-2 September 2018, 10am-6pm.

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Programmes

  • Call for Applications: NI Assembly Gift and Coffee Shop Retail Opportunity

    18-Oct-2018
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    Call for Applications: Northern Ireland Assembly Gift and Coffee Shop – Retail Opportunity.

    Deadline: Thursday, 8 November 2018, 5pm

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  • August Craft Month 2018 – Call for Event Registration

    08-Jun-2018
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    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’.

    Deadline: 5pm, Friday 30 March 2018

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  • NI Assembly Gift Shop

    08-Jun-2018
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    Call for Applications Northern Ireland Assembly Gift and Coffee Shop - Retail Opportunity

    Deadline - Tuesday 8 May 2018, 5pm

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