QEST Craft Corner at Mourne Textiles
About the event
Visit Mourne Textiles’ recently opened shop at their mill in the Mourne Mountains, where you’ll find a showcase of crafts by Northern Irish Scholars of the Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST).
Contemporary blown glass tableware by QEST Eranda Foundation Scholar Scott Benefield and handsewn leather accessories by QEST Saddlers’ Company Scholar Lucy Cushley will be displayed alongside the luxury home furnishings woven by QEST Rokill Ltd. Scholar Mario Sierra, QEST Pilgrim Trust Apprentice Daniel McKeown and others working at the historic, family-run mill.
The Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust (QEST) supports excellence in craftsmanship by funding the training and education of talented and aspiring makers.
Where is it taking place?
86 Killowen Old Road
Newry BT34 3AE
When is it taking place?
Monday to Friday August 4th to 31st, 10am to 4pm
Do you need to book?
No, booking is not required
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.
If you have any questions about this event, get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org.
All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding the event please contact the event organiser directly.