Fashion Summer Camp for Children at Marlay Park

About the event

Join Niki Collier for a week long summer camp for children. Learn how to make lace from T-shirts, make patterns and sew a skirt from a shirt, how to dye clothes with food and make your own hat from wool, silk and found objects. Ends with a Fashion Show! Includes demonstrations in the afternoon of different textile wonders.


Where is it taking place?

Studio 24, The Courtyard
Marlay Park, Dublin 16
Dublin 16, Dublin
D16 W3K

When is it taking place?

August 1st to 5th, 10am to 1:30pm

Who is it suitable for?

Ages 8 to 16


Disability and neurodivergent access. Humans of all kinds welcome.

Do you need to book?

Yes, booking is required. Visit

About the organiser

Niki Collier practices traditional textile crafts using sustainable materials.

This event is part of Textile Festival in Marlay Park, Dublin Ireland
The summer camp is part of a Textile Festival running in Marlay Park with children camp in the mornings, demonstrations in the afternoon and even a film shown in the summer.

Contact details






Design & Crafts Council Ireland

Cork Textile Network


All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding this event please contact the event organiser directly.

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Event Details

Maker: Niki Collier

Starts: Aug 1 at 10:00 am

Ends: Aug 5 at 1:30 pm

Discipline: Fashion Design

Location: Dublin

Type: Workshop

Price: €165