‘The Craft of Learning’ with Cara Murphy

About the event

Come along to a talk with Cara Murphy, an award winning contemporary silversmith from Northern Ireland, as part of August Craft Month.

Cara will take us on her career journey, exploring how crafts people continuously strive to learn more in order to better their own skills and also share their knowledge with others. You’ll also learn about Cara’s different approaches to experimentation with processes throughout her career.

Cara’s work is held by private and public collections across the world, including commissions for 10 Downing Street and the Randox Grand National Trophies.

Where is it taking place?

Ulster Museum
Stranmillis Road, Botanic Gardens

When is it taking place?

Thursday 17th August

Price and do you need to book?

This talk will take place in Ulster Museum Lecture Theatre, and is free to attend.

No booking needed.

Find out more here.

Contact details

T: 028 9044 0000

E: info@nationalmuseumsni.org



Additional information:

This event is a part of August Craft Month held in collaboration with Design & Crafts Council Ireland and Cork Craft & Design. 2023 will mark the 17th annual August Craft Month in NI with makers all across the island of Ireland getting involved.


All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding this event please contact the event organiser directly.

Event Details

Start Date: Aug 17

Start Time: 1:00 pm

End Date: Aug 17

End Time: 2:00 pm

Location: Belfast

Type: Maker Talk

Price: Free

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