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  • Art on the Rails

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    Art on the Rails

    Art on the Rails returns to Queens Parade, Bangor

    Sunday 29 September

    11.00am - 3.00pm

  • Fine and Dandy Market

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    Fine and Dandy Market

    The Fine and Dandy Market returns to Elmwood Hall, Belfast

    Sunday 29 September

    11.30am - 3.30pm

     

  • Culture Day Bazaar

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    Culture Day Bazaar

    This year Culture Day will include a Bazaar in St Anne's Cathedral

    Saturday 21 September, 10.30am - 4.30pm

  • North Down Craft Collective Autumn Market

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    North Down Craft Collective Autumn Market

    North Down Craft Collective are holding their Autumn Fair on Saturday 14th September at Holywood Old School. 10am - 4pm

  • Ards Artisans

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    Ards Artisans

    A new weekly pop up every Friday 10am - 4pm in Ards Shopping Centre showcasing local Makers.

     

  • Craft Workshops with Makers House at the Designerie

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    Craft Workshops with Makers House at the Designerie

    The latest craft based workshops for adults include: arm knitting, furniture up-cycling, textile brooches, origami and an introduction to macrame.

  • Craft workshops with Randalstown Arches Association

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    Craft workshops with Randalstown Arches Association

    New list of Craft Workshops launched including:

    Handmade Card Making, Lampshade Making, Christmas Bowl Fillers and Christmas Clay Decorations.

  • Craft Fair at Mossley Mill with Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council

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    Craft Fair at Mossley Mill with Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council

    Craft Stalls and Demonstrations from Local Crafters and Crafters from Finland and Latvia

    Cost: £3 for adults, free under 16.

    Date: Saturday, 14 September 2019 - 11am to 4pm

     

  • Presman Mastermelt - Precious Metal Reclamation Talk

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    Presman Mastermelt - Precious Metal Reclamation Talk

    This talk will inform you of the best practices to carry out in your studios for optimum reclamation of your scraps and what Presman Mastermelt can do for you when reclaiming. It's a fantastic way to get maximum return for your business/practise.

    Date: Thursday, 12 September at 4:30pm

    Free event

  • Crochet Workshops in Randalstown

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    Crochet Workshops in Randalstown

    Randalstown Arches Association has a series of crochet classes and workshops coming up in Arches House, Randalstown. 

    Carols Crochet Crafts will be hosting weekly crochet classes every Tuesday 12-2PM beginning Tuesday 3rd September 2019

    A crochet workshop will take place on Saturday 28th September, 10am-4pm 

  • Handmade Craft Fair at The Old Inn Crawfordsburn

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    Handmade Craft Fair at The Old Inn Crawfordsburn

    Handmade Craft Fair showcasing the work of local creators from the North Down area.

    11.30 - 4.30

    Free admission

    Saturday 14th September

     

  • Open Studio and Pottery Sale

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    Open Studio and Pottery Sale

    Jack McGonigle Ceramics and Fiona Shannon are hosting an Open Studio Sale in their shared work space at Flowerfield Arts Centre, Portstewart from 29th-31st August.

    10am - 6pm each day.

  • Illustrated talk with Fiona McKelvie

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    Illustrated talk with Fiona McKelvie

    Textile specialist Fiona McKelvie will share her interest and passion for Irish Linen, as well as recalling the history of the fabric so important to the city of Belfast.

    Date:  Tuesday, 20 August 2019 at 6pm

    Cost: £5

    Location: Linen Hall Library

     


  • Modelling the Head in Clay - From Life Workshop

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    Modelling the Head in Clay - From Life Workshop

    This module is open to beginners and those with some experience in clay modelling.

    Students will learn to make an armature and model a head in clay from life.

  • Green Woodwork Workshops

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    Green Woodwork Workshops

    Stephen Ryan from Green Woodwork Ireland will be running 5 traditional woodcraft workshops at his workshop space in Minnowburn, based in the heart of Belfast's Lagan Valley.

  • Mobility and Partnerships in Europe: Erasmus Plus, Creative Europe and Beyond - Northern Ireland

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    Mobility and Partnerships in Europe: Erasmus Plus, Creative Europe and Beyond - Northern Ireland

    If you’re interested in or planning a European project, this session is for you!

    Event delivered in partnership: Creative Europe Desk UK – Northern Ireland & Theatre NI

    Date: 3 September 2019 10:30am - 2:30pm

    Venue: Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast

    Cost: FREE, booking essential

  • Stone Lettercutting workshop

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    Stone Lettercutting workshop

    Cutting inscriptions in stone is an important part of the stone-carvers craft that has been elevated to an art form in its own right. This module teaches calligraphic and typographic design in combination with precise sculptural skills.

    Date: Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th August 2019

    Cost: €130

    For more workshops in the Leitrim Sculpture Centre please click here

     

  • Welding Workshop with Leitrim Sculpture Centre

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    Welding Workshop with Leitrim Sculpture Centre

    The module is designed to introduce the student to Metal Crafts, which they can apply to their own requirements, with artist Michael O’Hara.

    Date: Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 July 2019

    Cost: €220

     

  • The Power of Networks - Social Media Live Event

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    The Power of Networks - Social Media Live Event

    The Crafts Council UK are hosting a social media live event with Pip Jamieson, founder of The Dots.

    This talk, between Caroline Jackman, Talent Development Manager at the Crafts Council and Pip Jamieson, is aimed at creatives that are just starting out or looking for top tips on the power of building networks

    The talk will be available to view via the Crafts Council UK facebook page from 29th July at 1pm

  • Autumn Gift & Home

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    Autumn Gift & Home

    The Autumn Gift & Home Fair showcases all that is new and innovative within the home and giftware markets. The Fair takes place again in the Citywest Events Centre from the 18th to the 21st of August. This B2B Event is for suppliers and buyers in Ireland.