Contemporary Carrickmacross Lace with Theresa Kelly 

About the event

R-Space Gallery and ACJSNI are delighted to offer a 3D Carrickmacross Lace Flax Flower workshop with National & International award winning lace designer and maker Theresa Kelly.

Kelly has had work exhibited in OIDFA World Lace Congress (Sally Johansson Award winner), The Cider Door, Montgambie Australia, The Brick Lane Gallery, London, Leiden Textile Festival to name but a few. Kelly has been awarded the Eleanor de Branchiere Award at the RDS Craft Competition Dublin on three occasions.  Theresa regularly teaches with the Lace Museum, Sunnyvale America and this year she is one of the International Teachers with the Doily Free Zone Symposium.

During the workshop participants will learn the basic techniques of Carrickmacross Lace including applique, loops and pops.


Where is it taking place?

R-Space Gallery

The Linen Rooms

32 Castle Street


BT27 4XE

When is it taking place?

August 27th 11am to 3pm with a break for tea and coffee

Do you need to book?

Yes, booking is required. Book by emailing,

About August Craft Month with Craft NI

This event is a part of August Craft Month with Craft NI, Northern Ireland’s celebration of craft. Summer 2022 will mark the 16th annual August Craft Month with makers all across Northern Ireland getting involved.

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Event Details

Maker: Theresa Kelly 

Starts: Aug 27 at 11:00 am

Ends: Aug 27 at 3:00 pm

Discipline: Textile Making

Location: Antrim

Type: Workshop

Price: £5