News

  • Art in the Loft Series "Gifts from the Sea"

    23-Apr-2019
    Art in the Loft Series "Gifts from the Sea"

    An exhibition of sculptural work formed from driftwood and delicate floral paper sculptures

    19 April 2019 - 6 May 2019 

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  • ​August Craft Month 2019 | Call for Event Registration

    20-Apr-2019
    ​August Craft Month 2019 | Call for Event Registration

    August Craft Month 2019 | Call for Event Registration

    CRAFT NI invites you to register a Craft-related event for August Craft Month 2019.

    August Craft Month is Northern Ireland's Annual Celebration of all things Craft. 

    Deadline: for Event Registration | Online, Friday 10 May 2019, 5pm

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  • The Arts Council announces Annual Funding of £12.8 million for 97 key arts organisations

    10-Apr-2019
    The Arts Council announces Annual Funding of £12.8 million for 97 key arts organisations

    Government funds of £8.4million will maintain the core costs of 97 arts organisations while £4.3 million of National Lottery funding will support their programming costs.

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Opportunities for Makers

  • Assemble Stockholm Shoot 2019

    04-Apr-2019 - Calls for Makers
    Assemble Stockholm Shoot 2019

    Open call for the Assemble Stockholm Shoot 2019.
    An opportunity for textiles designers, printmakers, weavers and illustrators.

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  • Explore enterprise with the Prince's Trust

    07-May-2019 - Seminars
    Explore enterprise with the Prince's Trust

     

    Got a business idea, but not sure where to start?

    The Prince's Trust are offering a FREE three day Enterprise course in Belfast for people aged 16-30 to help you get started in business, with access to a mentor, funding, and support - helping you become your own boss.

    Dates: Tuesday 7 - Thursday 9 May 2019.

     

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  • Call for Applications: Guildhall Craft Fair 2019

    15-Apr-2019 - Calls for Makers
    Call for Applications: Guildhall Craft Fair 2019

    The application process for this year’s Guildhall Craft Fair is now open!  This year the Guildhall Craft Fair will run from the evening of Friday 22nd until Sunday 24th November.

    Deadline: Friday, 17 May at 4pm.

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Events

  • Weave a Willow Basket with Black Mountain Baskets

    - Workshops
    Weave a Willow Basket with Black Mountain Baskets

    Learn how to weave a willow basket in a day with maker Bríd McKeown

    Date: Saturday, 25 of May 2019

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  • How to improve your website with LEAN

    - Workshops
    How to improve your website with LEAN

    Linking Entrepreneurs in Antrim and Newtownabbey present this workshop to address the key components of good website governance for either a new business website or to improve an old/existing website.

    Date: Wednesday, 1 May 2019

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  • Frame Loom Weaving at An Creagan

    - Workshops
    Frame Loom Weaving at An Creagan

    Learn the basics of tapestry weaving on a simple frame loom. Participants can create a small contemporary wall hanging in a one day intensive class

    Date: Monday 27 May 2019

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Programmes

  • Export Profile – Showcase 2017: Shannon McShane

    19-Jan-2017
    dfdgdfg For our final maker profile interview ahead of Showcase 2017, we chat to jeweller Shannon McShane about her work, process, and more.
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