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Feltmakers North (Nuno Wrap) Feltmakers North (Nuno Wrap)


Jacki Sleator Jacki Sleator

White textured nunoscarf (detail) by Jacki Sleator. Image by Simon Mills Photography


August Craft Month 2015 August Craft Month 2015


Work by Holly Nedeljkovic Work by Holly Nedeljkovic

Textile artist Holly Nedeljkovic creates large colourful art pieces that incorporate traditional textile and embroidery techniques which are juxtaposed with a contemporary use of painting. Find out more about her on the Craft NI Directory.

Image by Simon Mills Photography. 



Worldskills 2011 Worldskills 2011

As part of Craft NI's showcase at Worldskills London 2011, Jude Cassidy exhibited her luxurious hand-woven textiles. Jude is a participant on Craft NI's making it programme - a 2-year craft business start-up programme for designer-makers in Northern Ireland.

Making Changes: Contemporary Craft in Northern Ireland Making Changes: Contemporary Craft in Northern Ireland

  In 2007 Craft NI hosted a major exhibition of contemporary craft in Northern Ireland. The exhibition showcased work from the 'Reinventing Linen' project which brought together a team of leading professionals, writers and textile specialistes from the INTERFACE research centre at the Ulster University.


August Craft Month 2011 August Craft Month 2011

Anna Dumitriu - 'Normal Flora' exhibition at R-Space

Normal Flora, the name given to the microbes with which we co-exist in our daily lives, combines microbiology, installation, craft, digital technology and performance to provide a fascinating insight into Dumitriu’s long-term collaborative practice in art and science.