Global Village: Craft Quarter’s fist day Events
‘Sails of Intentions’- people are invited to place their Intentions on a Sail within the Craft Quarter . Children’s Craft Corner – kids may have fun creating craft with available material. Craft Showcase Exhibit – an array of unique pieces of craft are on show to the public depicting the best of what Ireland and Galway has to offer.
June 30th 2012
All workshops and Demonstrations are FREE to the Public
All Day – Demonstrations of a historic video adventure game.
All Day – Demonstration on turning racing sails into everyday bags
All Day – Wood Turning using bud vase production/Jewellery Pendant-turning.
All Day – Artist, drawing her favourite animal themes..charcoal studies.
11.00 – Bodhran Maker – How The Irish Bodhran is Made.
12.00 – Jewellery – Introduction to the art of wax in Jewellery creation.
13.00 – How to create French Bracelets (macramé technique).
14.00 – Handcrafted Uilleann Pipes – How Uilleann Pipes are made and listen to a tune.
15.00 – Jewellery – Introduction to the art of wax in Jewellery creation.
16.00 – How to create French Bracelets (macramé technique).
All Day – Textiles – Crochet and Knitting.
All Day – Boat Building – See how traditional Irish boats are made .
All Day – Woodturner – Steambending wood bowls from natural ash timber.
All Day – Wood Engraving – Demonstration of Wood Engraving with a soldering iron.