About the event
Hands-on demonstrations with the Irish Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.
Guild members will be on hand to demonstrate and give basic instruction in the craft of weaving and spinning. The hands-on demonstration will highlight the techniques used in traditional textile making including: inkle, rigid heddle, 4 shaft weaving, wheel & spindle spinning.
Guild members will demonstrate and give basic instruction in the crafts. There will be looms threaded and ready for use with wheels, spindles and fleece available for spinning. Refreshments included.
Where is it taking place?
Crafts of Ireland
Who is it suitable for?
Disability accessible, accessible toilet, parking on site
When is it taking place?
Friday August 11th, 11am to 4pm
Price & do you need to book?
Free, booking is required. Contact the Guild at email@example.com to book for the event
The Guild promotes the heritage crafts of Weaving, Spinning and Dyeing in Ireland through demonstrations and workshops
This event is part-funded by Design & Crafts Council Ireland for August Craft Month 2023.
Design & Crafts Council Ireland
All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding this event please contact the event organiser directly.