skip to content

Crafting Wellness Workshop (during Ardgillan Craft Week)

Featured Image


Workshop to be held on 3rd August 2024 in Argillan Castle Drawing Room

Make your own selection of soap, natural skincare and body scrubs.


Detailed breakdown:

The heart of the workshop lies in the hands-on creation of personalised skincare treats. Participants begin by crafting their very own exfoliating face masks, blending luxurious clay with botanical extracts. As they mix and mingle ingredients, they discover the transformative power of natural skincare, witnessing first-hand the alchemy of nature unfolding before their eyes.

Moving on to the realm of relaxation, participants immerse themselves in the art of crafting bath salts infused with a symphony of essential oils and skin-loving botanicals. From soothing lavender to invigorating Bergamot, the possibilities are endless, allowing individuals to tailor their creations to suit their unique preferences and needs.

But the journey doesn’t end there, participants will then turn their attention to crafting a salt body scrubs,  harnessing the exfoliating power of sea salt to unveil radiant, silky-smooth skin. Infused with nourishing oils and fragrant botanicals, these scrubs offer a sensory escape, transforming the everyday ritual of skincare into a luxurious spa-like experience. With each scoop and stir, participants awaken their senses, cultivating a deeper connection with themselves and the natural world.

As the workshop draws to a close, participants gather their creations, each a testament to their newfound skills and creativity. Whether gifted as a gesture of appreciation or cherished for personal indulgence, each creation serves as a reminder of the transformative power of nature and the importance of nurturing oneself with kindness and intention.

Crafting Wellness workshop offers not only a hands-on crafting experience but also a journey of self-discovery and holistic well-being. Through the simple act of creating, participants are empowered to embrace their natural beauty, cultivate mindfulness, and spread joy to those around them—a true celebration of the art of self-care and the beauty of giving from the heart.

To book visit:


More info

In a world that is now full with synthetic products and fast-paced living, the call for simplicity and naturalness reverberates louder than ever. Imagine a serene setting,  where the air is infused with the delicate scent of botanical oils. Welcome to “Crafting Wellness,” a workshop designed to guide you through the art of creating your own natural skincare and wellness products. This workshop embodies a journey of self-care and mindful gift-giving, allowing participants to indulge in the therapeutic benefits of crafting while nurturing their body and soul.

Nestled in the idyllic setting of Ardgillan Castle, participants will gather around a table adorned with an array of ingredients such as luxurious oils, nourishing butters, fragrant herbs, and essential oils sourced directly from nature’s bounty. The ambiance is warm and inviting, fostering an atmosphere of creativity and camaraderie. Guided by a seasoned artisan, attendees embark on an exploration of botanical wonders, learning the secrets of harnessing nature’s gifts for holistic skincare and wellness.

Event Address: Ardgillan Castle, Balbriggan, Co. Dublin

Advanced Booking is Required

Suitable For: Adults 18+

Accessibility Information

Wheelchair access, toilets, free parking on site

Organiser: : Lore Natural Skincare

Event Email: :

Event Website: :

Event Memberships

Design & Crafts Council Ireland, Made Local

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

Event Details

Maker: Yvonne Mullen (Lore Natural Skincare)

Starts: Sat 3 Aug at 10:00 am

Ends: Sat 3 Aug at 1:30 pm

Craft Type: Soap Making

Event Location: Dublin

Event Type: Workshop

Price: €80