Making Conversations Podcast18-Jun-2019
Making Conversations is a podcast from silversmith Robyn Galway and ceramicist Jemma Millen - both practicing makers and graduates from the applied art department of Ulster University, who share a love of making and craft. Join us on our journey of making conversations with local makers.
We are now LIVE! Listen to the very first episode of Making Conversations Podcast where we went on tour to the annual Ulster University Degree Show and spoke to some fresh, new makers due to graduate in 2019.
Launch of Another Économusée18-Jun-2019
Hot Milk Forge is now the eighth Économusée in the UK. It is an initiative of Eamonn Higgins. Eamonn was a participant on the Craft Northern Ireland Making It Programme 2011 to 2013.
There are currently eight Économusée workshops in Northern Ireland. Five are food based. The other three are Craft based and in County Antrim. Steensons Jewellers in Glenarm, Scullion Hurls in Loughguile and Hot Milk Forge in Martinstown.
Craft Forum 2019: Agenda07-Jun-2019
Thank you to everyone who registered for the Craft Forum on Tuesday, 11 June 2019.
The Forum is an event aiming to bring together makers and those with an interest in the Craft sector in Northern Ireland to provide feedback on Craft NI's plans and programmes. It will also give us an opportunity to share experiences, network and to identify opportunities and areas for development for the Craft sector in Northern Ireland.
The London Artisan / Brixton04-Jun-2019 - Calls for Makers
The London Artisan is heading South of the river to the ever popular Brixton Village!
The London Artisan offers a diverse, quality, shopping experience that celebrates independent producers and makers. But more than that, it’s about people and place; meeting the makers, conversation with friends and embedding the social back into shopping.
Deadline to Apply: 1st July
Top Drawer London Call for Entries8-Aug-2019 - Calls for Makers
Craft Fair to present your work to buyers from museum shops and concept stores to department stores including: The Design Museum, Selfridges, Tate, British Museum, Heals, Liberty, Harrods and moreDeadline has been extended to: Wednesday, 5 June 2019
Creative Livelihoods11-Jun-2019 - Seminars
The Value of Craft in Communities - Seminar | 11 June 2019 | 13.30 - 14.00 Registration | 14.00 - 17.15 Seminar
Craft workshops inspired by Game of Thrones- Workshops
Three Game Of Thrones themes workshops on Blade-smithing, Pottery and jewellery at The National, Belfast.
Date: 28 July 2019
Adi Toch Lecture- Talks
Lecture by international metal artist Adi Toch followed by Blushing Metals “have a go” session
Friday 14 June 2019, - 3
Frame Weaving in the Mournes Workshop- Workshops
Learn the fun, interactive and therapeutic craft of modern frame weaving. This workshop is aimed at beginner level, those interested in weaving and wanting to know where to start.
Date: Wednesday, 26 June 2019
Maker Profile – making it 2015-17: Wendy Ward28-Feb-2017As Craft NI's making it Programmme comes to a close, and ahead of the Miaden Voyage exhibition celebrating the programme, we talk to some of the makers who've been involved. First up, Wendy Ward guides us through her process, background, and more.View this programme →