Arts & Crafting Events

Two-day Mounted Combat with Horsemen of Eire

Sat 31st August - Sun 1st September
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Weekend training in medieval riding and fighting techniques, laying the foundations for mounted combat. Participants will learn about jousting, sword-fighting and horsemanship, and will have the chance to handle replica weapons and wear medieval armour. Participants will have the chance of earning the “Level 1 Mounted Combat” certificate from the Horseman of Eire school; the […]

Saturday Art Club at Wexford Arts Centre

Sat 2nd March - Sat 22nd June
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The Saturday Art Club – ages 7 – 12 years Laura Ni Fhlaibhin & Mary- Claire Kehoe, look forward to supporting young people in realising their own abilities and interests, while highlighting their own unique talents, strengths and creativity through process based workshops. Students will have opportunities to explore and experiment with a range of […]

Leather Archery Bracers with Roy Gallagher

Sun 21st July - Sun 21st July
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This course is perfect for archers and re-enactors. Learn designs and use basic tools to make your own archery bracers. This course will be running from 10am to 2.30pm. €65 per participant Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 or book online here: http://www.irishheritage.ie/product-category/courses-2019/leather-craft-with-roy-gallagher/

Biker’s Long Wallet with Roy Gallagher

Sun 10th November - Sun 10th November
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Learn all the basic of leather craft including carving and stitching leather and make your own biker’s long wallet. €100 per participant Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 or book online here: http://www.irishheritage.ie/product-category/courses-2019/leather-craft-with-roy-gallagher/

Leather Haversack with Roy Gallagher

Sat 5th October - Sat 5th October
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Learn basic leathercraft covering types of leather, dying and tools and make your own leather haversack. This course will be running from 10am to 5pm. €90 per participant Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 or book online: http://www.irishheritage.ie/product-category/courses-2019/leather-craft-with-roy-gallagher/

Braiding Workshop with Roy Gallagher

Sun 11th August - Sun 11th August
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Learn different styles of braiding so you can go away and braid any of your own projects. Tools and materials supplied. This course will be running from 10am to 2.30pm. €40 per participant Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 or book online: http://www.irishheritage.ie/product-category/courses-2019/leather-craft-with-roy-gallagher/

Celtic Carving with Tommy Kelly

Tue 23rd July - Sun 25th August
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Relax and spend a day in the mindful experience of learning the traditional skills of Bodgers (skilled woodworkers who used green timber) under the guidance of master craftsman Tommy Kelly from Bevel Furniture / Bevel Woodworking School. With over 35 years of experience in crafting wood Tommy will guide you through making your very own […]

Wood Spirit Course with Tommy Kelly

Mon 3rd June - Sun 22nd September
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With over 35 years of experience in crafting wood Tommy Kelly, from Bevel Woodworking School, will guide you through making your very own wood carving. In this class, you will learn the art of woodcarving. You will be supplied a wide range of carving chisels and a log to carve with. This one-day workshop is […]

Two-day Dry Stone Wall Course with Pat Hickey

Sat 8th June - Sat 14th September
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This 2-day course is designed to introduce the participant to the various types of dry-laid walls that we have in Ireland. From different types of stone to different types of walls, participants will learn how to pick stone and how to lay it correctly. This course will be running from 10am to 5pm. €200 per […]

Two-day Hot Lime Mortar Course with Pat Hickey

Sat 13th July - Sun 14th July
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This two-day course involves the building of mortared walls using lime, from setting foundations to cutting corner capping stones to mixing lime, pointing of stone and aftercare. This course will be running from 10am to 5pm. €200 per participant Pre-booking essential. To book, contact us on 0539120733 or check out our website.  

Stone Cobble Laying Course with Pat Hickey

Sun 30th June - Sat 31st August
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This course is for participants to get familiar with the various types of stone cobbles and the great selection of colours available to lay floors and pathways. Design set pieces of cobble work that can be used in gardens, public places and to be able to repair damaged floors and yards. This course will be […]

Two-day Stone Carving with Barbara Kelly

Wed 24th July - Thu 25th July
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Using hand tools and locally sourced stone you will be introduced to the basics of stone carving. The two-day course will cover how to choose a stone, the use of the various tools and the basic techniques of carving in either the round or in relief. You will carve and take home your own unique […]