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Photo: Hand carved and jointed ‘Gigi’ wooden cats; Maker: David Cousley; Photo credit: Craft NI

The Gift – as Heirloom

Craft NI Gallery 115-119 Royal AvenueBelfast,

A Gift has the potential to cause change, create bonds within families and communities.    Craft NI and the Association for Contemporary Jewellery & Silversmiths NI welcome you to The Gift - as Heirloom, a contemporary jewellery exhibition which promises to awe the viewer with a rich tapestry of techniques, materials and concepts, making this … Continue reading The Gift – as Heirloom


Flowerfield Christmas Craft Market 2021

Flowerfield Arts Centre 185 Coleraine RoadPortstewart,

Flowerfield Arts Centre’s annual Christmas Craft Market features a range of beautiful handmade gifts, food stuffs, artwork and jewellery. Whether you’re looking for chocolate treats, stocking fillers, classic decorations, unique ceramics, glass, artwork or textiles, you’ll find endless treasures of bespoke gifts. We promise there will be no more than 4 shoppers at the Craft … Continue reading Flowerfield Christmas Craft Market 2021

Creative Peninsula Christmas Edit Pop-up Shop

Ards Arts Centre Town Hall, Conway SquareNewtownards,

The Creative Peninsula Christmas Edit Pop-up Shop will take place in the festive setting of the Georgian Gallery, Ards Arts Centre and will exclusively feature handcrafted gifts and art made by the Creative Peninsula Artists. An impressive exhibitor list include craft makers such as Adele Pound Wildlife Art, Alison Hanvey Ceramics, Anna Smyth Ceramics, Diane Lyness Goldsmith, NI Silver, … Continue reading Creative Peninsula Christmas Edit Pop-up Shop


Christmas Artisan Market at Castle Ward

Castle Ward Castle Ward, Strangford, Downpatrick

Castle Ward National Trust is organising a Christmas Artisan Market this year at Castle Ward, Strangford.  You’ll find a handpicked selection of local designers and artisan makers in the Stable yard, from glass and ceramic makers to woodworkers and painters - a great day out where you can pick up your locally handcrafted Christmas gifts. … Continue reading Christmas Artisan Market at Castle Ward


Adam Frew Annual Christmas Studio Sale

Adam Frew Studio 21 Cullycapple ParkAghadowey,

Renowned ceramicist Adam Frew will be holding his annual Christmas studio sale on Saturday, December 4th from 11am - 5pm. You will find a wide selection of pots, including more baubles and butter dishes which have already sold out on Adam's online shop. A wide selection of seconds will also be available.

Ceramic Reindeer Workshop with Andrea McCullough-Alderdice

The Duncairn Duncairn AveBelfast,

A Christmas ceramic workshop which is a great opportunity for real quality down time for you and the kids. Through step by step festive making with ceramic artist Andrea McCullough-Alderdice, you and the little ones will see your own Christmassy character come to life - a beautiful addition to your decorations for years to come. … Continue reading Ceramic Reindeer Workshop with Andrea McCullough-Alderdice


Christmas Meet the Maker at Marble Arch Caves

Marble Arch Caves Visitor Centre 43 Marlbank RdEnniskillen,

Marble Arch Caves are organising a few Christmas Meet the Maker events! Meet local craft maker Rachel Leary on December 5 at Marble Arch Caves Visitor Centre. It's a great opportunity to  watch her ceramic pieces come to life as she works, hear stories of how she takes inspiration from the majestic countryside of Northern … Continue reading Christmas Meet the Maker at Marble Arch Caves


Royal Hillsborough Christmas Market

Hillsborough Fort 6ae, 32 Main StHillsborough,

With the festive season just around the corner, Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council is delighted to announce its first Royal Hillsborough Christmas Market, which will be set up along The Dark Walk and Hillsborough Fort. Due to popular demand, the market will take place over two days, Friday 10thDecember from 3pm-9pm and Saturday 11th December … Continue reading Royal Hillsborough Christmas Market


Benefield Spencer Glass Holiday open studio/Christmas sale

Benefield Spencer Glass Studio 35 Lagavara Road, Ballintoy, Co. Antrim

Benefield Spencer Glass invite you to their Holiday open studio and Christmas sale on Saturday, December 11 at 10am. Scott Benefield and Andrea Spencer will conduct ongoing narrated demonstrations of glassblowing on their open studio day, allowing the public to watch this process and ask questions, and offer a range of samples, prototypes and studio … Continue reading Benefield Spencer Glass Holiday open studio/Christmas sale


Christmas Belfast Potter’s Market

Golden Thread Gallery 84-94 Great Patrick StBelfast,

The first ever Belfast Potter’s Market took place on August 14 in Writer’s Square Belfast, and it was organised for local potters by Mud Ireland in collaboration with Craft NI and Belfast City Council as part of the August Craft Month. 14 potters exhibited their amazing work including the whimsical sculptures by Anne-Marie Mullan, Pit fired Bog … Continue reading Christmas Belfast Potter’s Market


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