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Wet Felting Workshop with Catherine Callanan

About the event

Felting is a quick and versatile way to enjoy engaging with textiles. It is suitable for all, from beginners to advanced participants. In a world filled with digital manipulation and interaction, getting back to hand crafts is essential for balance. Join Catherine Callanan to learn how to create a landscape in felt, whatever your level of expertise.

 

Where is it taking place?

Dungarvan Library,
Davitt’s Quay,
Dungarvan,
Co. Waterford,
X35 AV29

When is it taking place?

Friday August 26th, 10am to 1pm

Who is it suitable for?

Adults

Accessibility

Disability access and toilets

Do you need to book?

Yes, booking is required. Phone Dungarvan Library at +353 58-21141 or email dungarvanlibrary@waterfordcouncil.ie

About the organiser

‘Catherine Callanan is an award-winning visual artist. She studied Textiles, Ceramic and Glass in Contemporary Applied Art in Crawford College of Art and Design, Cork. She furthered her studies by completing the MA in FineArt and Process. Catherine’s work is material based and conceptual. It incorporates viewer engagement in immersive environments.

She is interested in the complex and often unpredictable process of making and the purposeful inclusion of imperfections. Catherine was a teacher for 20 years before returning to college to focus on her more creative endeavours. She has facilitated many workshops and enjoys engaging with the public to pass on creative skills. Catherine believes that art and craft should be fun, relaxing and “feed the soul”.’

Contact details

If you have any questions about this event, please get in touch with Dungarvan Library at +353 58-21141 or email dungarvanlibrary@waterfordcouncil.ie

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Disclaimer

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: Catherine Callanan

Starts: Aug 26 at 10:00 am

Ends: Aug 26 at 1:00 pm

Discipline: Textile Making

Location: Waterford

Type: Workshop

Price: Free