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Leather Re-purposing Workshop

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About the event

Leather is multi-functional, has many end uses and is also a very sustainable material. This is a unique opportunity to workshop with Róisín Gartland in her studio. She will guide you while you transform and give new life to pre-loved leathers. All tools provided. 4-6 places.

Reduce. Re-use. Re-purpose. Recycle.


Where is it taking place?

Studio 54, The Design Tower
Trinity East
Grand Canal Quay
D02 F685

Who is it suitable for?

Adults and 16+


The Design Tower is a public building with disability access.
Public transport:
Buses 47, 52, 56A, 77A, C1, C2, C3, C4
DART to Grand Canal Dock
Mainline Train to Pearse Station

When is it taking place?

Thursday August 24th, 10am to 5pm

Price & do you need to book?

€200. Yes, booking is required. Please email or phone +353872490984 for booking form

Contact details



+353 87 2490984

Additional information 

“My studio opened in 1987 and has evolved over the last 35 years into a unique art and design studio that not only specialises in leather but also explores other materials to bring about original outcomes for individual clients; costume for film and TV productions; collaborative explorations with other artists as well as exclusive collections for specialist stores such as Havana Boutique and Stable of Ireland”


Design & Crafts Council Ireland
The Design Tower
Visual Artists Ireland


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: Róisín Gartland

Starts: Thu 24 Aug at 10:00 am

Ends: Thu 24 Aug at 5:00 pm

Craft Type: Leatherworking

Event Location: Dublin City

Event Type: Workshop

Price: €200