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Needle felting demonstration

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About the event

Each week in August ‘Made in Sligo’ will host a demonstration by one of their makers.

Alison Hunter Artist, is a Sligo artist who creates 2D felted art works depicting local landscapes and seascapes using wool fibres and hand needle felting techniques. Intricate hand stitched details are also worked into the pieces. Alison also works with broken plates and combines these with wool felt.

Where is it taking place?

Henry Lyons Department Store
Lower Knox St
Abbeyquarter North
F91 V2AH

Who is it suitable for?

All ages


Wheel chair access

When is it taking place?

Demo – Friday August 11th, 10am to 12pm.
Made in Sligo is open Monday to Saturday 9am to 6pm.

Price & do you need to book?

Free. Booking not required

Contact details



+353 86 3709422

Additional information 

Made in Sligo is a network of 10 gifted and quality assessed craft workers, who have come together to promote the very best quality of Sligo design and craft.

This event is part-funded by Design & Crafts Council Ireland for August Craft Month 2023.

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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: Alison Hunter and Made in Sligo

Starts: Fri 11 Aug at 10:30 am

Ends: Fri 11 Aug at 12:30 pm

Craft Type: Textile Felt

Event Location: Sligo

Event Type: Meet the Maker, Demonstration

Price: Free