Events

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  • Craft & Design @ the NI Science Festival

    Exhibitions,Workshops,Talks,Open Studios
    Craft & Design @ the NI Science Festival
    There are a number of fab-looking craft & design orientated events taking place during the remainder of the NI Science Festival. Why not get involved and learn something and have fun!
  • Upcoming Craft Events in North Down Museum & Ards Arts Centre

    Exhibitions,Workshops
    Upcoming Craft Events in North Down Museum & Ards Arts Centre
    There some fantastic upcoming craft events in North Down Museum & Ards Arts Centre, taking in two exhibitions and a special workshop.
  • Earth and Fire: Art of the Japanese Potter with Mike Robinson

    Talks
    Earth and Fire: Art of the Japanese Potter with Mike Robinson
    Join Craft NI & the Ulster Museum for an illuminating series of free talks on Japanese Pottery by Mike Robinson, former Head of Applied Arts at the Ulster Museum, Belfast and an expert in Irish contemporary glass & ceramics. Begins 8 March.
  • Connected @ Synergy Studios

    Exhibitions
    Connected @ Synergy Studios
    A brand new exhibition, featuring the work of some fantastic local makers, is set open in Synergy Studios, Newcastle, on the 2nd of February.
  • Material Language @ Down Arts Centre

    Exhibitions
    Material Language @ Down Arts Centre
    Beginning on Friday, 2nd of February, Material Language is a new exhibition of works by Chris Banks, Rhiannon Ewing-James and Elaine McCully, taking place in Down Arts Centre.
  • Materiality: The Quality of Being Composed of Matter

    Exhibitions
    Materiality: The Quality of Being Composed of Matter
    Set to preview this Thursday, 26 January, 7-9pm in Ards Arts Centre, Materiality: The Quality of Being Composed of Matter explores the issue of what makes us human. Running until 25 February.
  • Open Art @ Project 24

    Workshops
    Open Art @ Project 24
    Project 24 welcomes back its popular Open Art Day. Come along to Project 24 and meet the Artists in their Art Pods and in The Hub, on 6 May and 7 October.
  • Spring Into Craft

    Exhibitions,Fairs,Workshops
    Spring Into Craft
    A new annual event, and doubling up as a ‘Creativity Month’ event, Spring into Craft will transform Conway Square, Newtownards, into a carnivalesque showcase of the best of craft and design on the 31st of March.
  • Art In The Loft Programme @ Ards Crafts

    Exhibitions
    Art In The Loft Programme @ Ards Crafts
    Beginning in April, Ards Crafts is hosting a number of Art In The Loft events at the Loft Gallery, overlooking the Narrows at Portaferry. These exhibitions will feature a variety of talented local makers working in different mediums.
  • Meet the Maker Programme @ Ards Crafts

    Exhibitions
    Meet the Maker Programme @ Ards Crafts
    Ards Crafts are hosting a number of 'Meet the Maker' events throughout 2017. Including demonstrations, showcases and much more, these events in the Space Gallery, Ards Craft & Design Centre, are thoroughly wide-ranging in scope and will have something for everyone.
  • Creative Craft Level 2 Ceramics with Rebecca Killen @ SRC

    Workshops
    Creative Craft Level 2 Ceramics with Rebecca Killen @ SRC
    Talented local ceramicist Rebecaa Killen will be leading a Creative Craft Level 2 Ceramics evening class in the Southern Regional College, Newry from 2nd February for 17 weeks. This is the perfect opportunity for those with an interest in pottery to learn a new skill.
  • Emerging Reality – A Rogue Butterfly @ R-Space Gallery, Lisburn

    Exhibitions
    Emerging Reality – A Rogue Butterfly @ R-Space Gallery, Lisburn
    In this textile-based work Heather Burgess shares information about the experience of being diagnosed with thyroid cancer at the age of 32, and expresses her feelings about the diagnosis, her treatment and recovery. Check it out until the 3rd of February.
  • Fine & Dandy Market Upcoming Dates

    Fairs
    Fine & Dandy Market Upcoming Dates
    The Fine & Dandy Market showcases the work of independent makers, designers, illustrators and artists alongside stalls from collectors of records, books and vintage wares and quality local Food & Drink Produce. You'll certainly find something unique, local, and handcrafted at their upcoming fairs.
  • Applied Art Masterclasses @ the Ulster Museum

    Talks
    Applied Art Masterclasses @ the Ulster Museum
    The Applied Arts Ulster group organise a yearly programme of lectures held at the Ulster Museum. This is a unique insight into the artists' work at the peak of their practice and an experience not to be missed.
  • Leather Workshops @ The Journeyman Saddler, Newry

    Workshops
    Leather Workshops @ The Journeyman Saddler, Newry
    If you've always wanted to learn how to make hand-stitched leatherwork, the opportunity to attend a workshop with Master Saddler James Adair, who won a prize at the Society of Master Saddlers National Saddlery Competition 2016, should be right up your street. Offering a range of short, two-day courses, these will run throughout 2017. See below for dates.
  • Creative Weekends in the Mournes: Pottery & Textile Art

    Workshops
    Creative Weekends in the Mournes: Pottery & Textile Art
    Next up in their popular series of craft-led weekend getaways, Creative Weekends in the Mournes have lined up Thomas Powell and Lauren Scott for a ceramics and textile workshop-filled weekend. Takes place 25-26 March.
  • Ards Arts Centre Creative Workshop Programme 2017

    Workshops
    Ards Arts Centre Creative Workshop Programme 2017
    Looking for a creative start to 2017? Check out Ards and North Down Borough Council’s brand new programme of art and creative classes starting up this January and taking place through to April. Don’t miss the chance to learn a new skill and create your own artwork in the process!
  • An Creagan Craft Programme 2017

    Workshops
    An Creagan Craft Programme 2017
    An Creagán has been offering unique world class art experiences to participants within a unique setting which fails to inspire no matter what your capability. The programme, funded by National Lottery Funding through the Arts Council of Northern Ireland, welcomes exclusive workshops in clay sculpting, glassblowing, and more.
  • Ulster Folk & Transport Museum Winter Craft Programme

    Workshops
    Ulster Folk & Transport Museum Winter Craft Programme
    The Ulster Folk & Transport Museum has an extensive programme of craft-orientated workshops and talks planned in for 2017, with various different events taking place throughout winter, spring, and beyond.
  • Space CRAFT December Opening Hours & The Big Bauble 2016

    Exhibitions
    Space CRAFT December Opening Hours & The Big Bauble 2016
    Space CRAFT will be open until 8pm on Thursdays, and on Sundays from 1pm to 5pm until Christmas Eve, in addition to their usual opening hours. Be sure to check out the beautiful work for The Big Bauble 2016!