Crafting with Irish Fibre
About the event
See and experience the fibre crafts of hand spinning, natural dyeing, weaving, needle felting and wet felting. Demonstrations by makers Sandra King and Sandra Marschall. Visitors can see crafts using Irish wool and Irish alpaca fibres, and will also have a chance to try the craft of their choice.
Closed Sundays and Mondays.
Where is it taking place?
Irish Fibre Crafters,
Ardrahan, County Galway,
When is it taking place?
Tuesday to Saturday, August 16th to 26th, 11am to 5pm
Closed Sunday and Monday
Who is it suitable for?
Ground floor, no steps. Public toilets not available. Free parking.
Do you need to book?
No, booking is not required.
About the Organsier
This event is part of National Heritage Week.
“Irish Fibre Crafters is located in the village square of Ardrahan, county Galway, near the Wild Atlantic Way. Do come visit! You can watch us spin and weave, ask us questions, have a cup of coffee, enroll in a class or workshop for adults, or a ‘camp’ for children, browse beautiful creations from our fibre artists, and purchase Irish wool yarn and fibre crafts.”
Design & Crafts Council Ireland
Irish Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers
All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding this event please contact the event organiser directly.