Moneydarragh Makers

Moneydarragh Makers is a PEACE IV funded programme enabling adults and young people to explore the heritage of Mourne through ceramic, metal and textile workshops!

 

The projects facilitation is led by Claire Mooney, a silversmith local to the area. Moneydarragh Makers will explore the heritage and history of the Mourne area while working with craft makers including; Kasia’s Sewing Room and Ciara Campbell Ceramics to engage with and explore new materials. Further information to be confirmed, keep an eye on Moneydarragh Hub social media for updates!

Launch day: August 1st

 

Workshop schedule:

Saturday 21st – Ceramics for adults and youth ceramics – Day 1 of 3 All Sold Out

Tuesday 24th – Playful Printing. Ages 5 – 11. 10am to 12pm.

Tuesday 24th –  Printmaking. Ages 11 – 16. 2pm to 4pm.

Tuesday 24th – Printmaking for adults. 16+. 7pm to 9pm.

Wednesday 25th – Claire Mooney Silver, Metalsmithing. 2pm to 5pm. Day 1 of 2.

Thursday 26th – Claire Mooney Silver, Metalsmithing. 2pm to 5pm. Day 2 of 2.

Friday 27th – Kasia’s Sewing Room. Ages 16+. 10am to 12pm.

Friday 27th – Kasia’s Sewing Room. Ages 16+. 1pm to 3pm.

 

Location:

Moneydarragh Hub

101 Longstone Rd,

Newry

BT34 4UZ

 

Booking:

Booking of sessions is required in advance. Sessions can be booked online prior to the event, details to be confirmed. See Moneydarragh Hub social media or MoneydarraghHub.org for further details. For further queries please contact Claire at ClaireMooneyNI@gmail.com

 

Workshops will be held during weekends throughout August and September

Each section of the project will run for a number of weeks enabling participants to explore and develop their skills within each discipline. Sessions will run for adults as well as one off ‘Mini-Moneydarragh Makers’ workshops for younger children.

 

COVID latest: 

Face masks must be worn unless exempt or activities can safely take place outdoors (weather permitting). Sanitiser stations will be in place. All events must be pre-booked via email and confirmation must be received before attending, a maximum of 15 people will be in the event space at any time to cater for the Covid-19 distancing and regulations (including members of staff/facilitators). Track and trace records will be kept as appropriate

 

All events are run independently. Please contact event organiser with questions or for more information.

Contact info and social media links:

MoneydarraghHub.org

facebook.com/ClaireMooneySilver

facebook.com/MoneydarraghHub

twitter.com/ClaireMSilver

twitter.com/MoneydarraghHub

instagram.com/ClaireMooneySilver

instagram.com/MoneydarraghHub

 

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

Start Date: August 1

End Date: August 28

Location: Co. Down

Type: Workshop, Meet the Maker

Price: Free

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