Please browse our events listings for the craft sector.
To submit an event to be listed on the website, please complete the submission form.
Hey Clay! Potter's Wheel Experience at Unique Art Shop, Ulster UniversityWorkshops
Come and experience the potter’s wheel in action with David McComiskey, Ulster University’s ceramic artist in residence!Date: Saturday, 18 May 2019
Silver metal clay workshop with the Craft Room, ComberWorkshops
Treat yourself to a unique 100% silver pendant made by you with maker Pat Wilson.
Date: Sunday, 12 May 2019
Broomstick Crochet with the Craft Room, ComberWorkshops
Learn this crochet technique with local craftswoman, Helen McArdle and create a scarf or cowl to take home
Date: Friday, 10 May 2019
North Down Craft Collective May MarketFairs
An opportunity to buy unique handmade gifts, see an array of beautiful craft and meet the makers
Wood Construction Workshop at the Leitrim Sculpture CentreWorkshops
The aim of this workshop with maker David Spence is to make either a workbench/banker or a treadle lathe from working drawings.Date: Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 April 2019
Ceramic Jewellery Workshop with maker Ciara CampbellWorkshops
Hill of the O'Neill and Ranfurly House Arts & Visitor Centre in Dungannon present a three week ceramic jewellery making course.
Date: Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Naturally North Coast and Glens 2019 Workshop programmeWorkshops
These workshops are designed to help develop your business, your confidence, skills and ultimately help you increase sales, profitability and give you that competitive edge.
The workshop programme will cover marketing, social media (Instagram), visual merchandising, selling skills, branding, mobile video & photography skills, writing content skills, pricing strategies and bookkeeping.
The fine & Dandy April MarketFairs
The Fine & Dandy Market, founded in May 2013, is a monthly market, showcasing the work of independent artists, designers, illustrators, craftsmen and food producers.Date: Sunday, 28 April 2019 at 11:30
Ballyclare May FairFairs
Ballyclare May Fair Tuesday 21 - Saturday 25 May, Ballyclare Town
South Down Craft Collective Easter MarketFairs
South Down Craft Collective's Monthly Market returns on Saturday 6th April 2019 with their Easter Market.
Frame Weaving Workshop in the MournesWorkshops
Beginner level weaving workshop with Jacqui-May, owner of The Copper Otter.
Saturday 29 June 2019
Hand Thrown Pottery WorkshopWorkshops
Come relax and unwind to enjoy this therapeutic craft with Potter David Mc Comiskey who will take you through such techniques such as throwing, slab building pinch-potting and transferring pattern on to clay to make your own bowls and mugs
Date: Sunday, 16 June 2019
Hand Building Ceramics in the MournesWorkshops
Indulge in clay with Amy Mackle to design and make your own Mourne ceramic cottage or farmhouse to be kept as a decorative piece or to function as a tea light holders
Mourne Textile ArtWorkshops
Jane Mathers Textile Artist is returning to the Mourne Creative workshop to share her skills and knowledge with us to create your own mixed media piece of textile art inspired by our majestic Mourne landscape rich in texture colour and form
Saturday 8 June 2019
Textile Art & Ceramics in the MournesWorkshops
Join Jane Mathers Textile Artist to create your own mixed media piece of textile art and indulge in ceramics with Amy Mackle to create your own small stoneware cottages
8 - 9 June 2019
Ceramics and Trinket Ware WorkshopWorkshops
Spend a day Indulging in clay with Amy Mackle Ceramicist to create your own ceramic range of trinket ware to keep or to give as presents.
Sunday 19 May 2019
Wire Sculpture in the MournesWorkshops
Wire sculpture workshop with Julie Murphy
18 May 2019
Alison Lowry: (A) Dressing our hidden truths ExhibitionExhibitions
An Artistic response to the legacy of mother and baby homes and magdalene laundries.
Dates: 27 March 2019 - May 2020.
Stone Lettercutting WorkshopWorkshops
Stone Lettercutting Workshop
This module teaches calligraphic and typographic design in combination with precise sculptural skills. Participants will learn to identify and understand the tools required for stone cut lettering, gain an appreciation of basic letter proportions and layout and a will cut a name or short inscription (12 characters maximum) in stone.Dates: Saturday, 30 and Sunday 31 March 2019
Open Ceramics Studio with David McComiskey and Michael MooreOpen Studios
Ceramics Open Studio including two demonstrations and talk (morning and afternoon) with Artist in Residence Mr. David McComiskey and studio tour by Michael Moore.Date: Wednesday, 3 April 2019 at 10am