Nazareth Care Village The Light and The Half Light
Based on WB Yeats poem Cloths of Heaven by textile artists Bernie Gallagher and Theresa Kelly.
Carrickmacross Lace Workshop with Teresa Kelly 10am to 1pm
Using traditional Carrickmacross lace techniques of applique, guipure, loops and pops, learn these skills while making your own 3D Carrickmacross lace flower.
Contemporary Whitework Workshop with Bernadette Gallagher 2pm to 5pm
Using a variety of textured white/off-white fabrics, netting, ribbons, threads etc combined with hand embroidery techniques learn how to create unique textiles.
Booking essential: Ursula O’Shea 071 9135659
Crewel Embroidery Workshop with Phillipa Turnbull 13th & 14th
Participants will learn how to paint with a needle and enjoy recreating traditional designs using fine wool embroidery thread on linen twill. Short lectures and talks are also delivered throughout the workshop.
Exhibition continues until July 31st