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About the event

Join TEST SITE on the first and last Sundays of Craft Month for a day of live demos, workshops and live music from the Fresh Air Collective.

Elize de Beer (Sample Studios) : Pop up book workshop
A pop-up book uses the simple art of folding, cutting and glueing paper to create something that is fun and engaging. In this introductory workshop, you will learn some of the fundamental pop-up structures that are used in even the most complex-looking pop-up books. Using these pop-up structures, along with elements of collage you will then be able to create your own pop-up card. Max 8 participants. €40

Spoon carving
Join Woodcarver Tom in this central city outdoor space and learn to carve your own spoon! All Classes are suitable for beginners. Materials, tools and safety gear provided. €100

Martha Cashman : Irish Language Bird Feeder Workshop
Artist Martha Cashman will show you how to make your own ceramic bird feeder for your garden using air-dry clay. Learn about native Irish garden birds and their Irish names!

Wool Weaving Workshop with Orla McCarthy of Loombeam
Join newly joined Cork Craft & Design member Orla McCarthy of Loombeam make beautiful woven creations! Contact to book. 

Woodturning Demo with John O’Shea
Join wood turner John O’Shea for a demonstration of his craft.

Felt Art Demo With Molly Ellis 
Ellis @TheWildFelter at TEST SITE for a felt art demonstration.


Where is it taking place?

Krylls Quay,
Cork City

When is it taking place?

Sunday August 7th and 28th, 12pm to 5pm
Pop-up book: 12pm to 1:30pm
Spoon carving: 12pm to 5pm
Bird feeder: 1pm, August 7th only
Wool weaving: 3pm to 4pm, Sunday – date coming soon
Woodturning: August 28th, 12pm
Felt art: August 7th, 12pm

Do you need to book?

Yes, booking is required. To book email

About Cork Craft Month with Cork Craft & Design

This event is a part of Cork Craft Month with Cork Craft and Design Collective. Summer 2022 will mark the 13th annual Cork Craft Month with over 50 events taking place all across the county.

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

As COVID guidelines may change between now and the time of each event please check back for updated information, or contact the event organiser directly. Stay safe!

Event Details

Maker: Multiple

Starts: Aug 7 at 12:00 pm

Ends: Aug 28 at 5:00 pm

Discipline: Book Making, Ceramics, Textile Making, Woodworking

Location: Cork

Type: Workshop, Meet the Maker, Demonstration

Price: Varous