Pick Up Your Needles in Tinahely

It’s time for another one day workshop in Tinahely. A day to indulge your passion, learn something new and not least, have a blast with fibre and like minded people!

Learn to Knit, Crochet, Felt
or Spin your own yarn
or refresh your skill

1 Day Workshop @ €55
Sunday February 21st

All materials included. Full payment taken upon booking.
Venue: The Courthouse Arts Centre, Tinahely, Co Wicklow

Tuition will be given in:

Knitting: Beginners will learn the basics of knitting and start a project. Improvers will learn to design a unique hat, work on finishing techniques or learn cable and lace stitches. You can also bring along any knitting project that you would like assistance with.
Tutor: Stephanie Kennedy
Crochet: Beginners will learn the basics of crochet and start a project to work on at home. Improvers will learn classical Tunisian crochet and start a bag or a hat in this exiting technique.
Tutor: Irene Lundgaard
Wet felting: Felt your own fingerless mittens! In the AM experiment with different colour combinations of fibre and in the PM design and make a gorgeous pair of warm fingerless mittens. Suitable for both beginners and improver felters.
Tutor: Nicola Brown
Pick up your needles – but drop the spindle first: Make smooth and lumpy-bumpy yarn from commercial and raw fibers using the drop spindle; preparing raw fleece for spinning or dying and spinning wheel demonstration. No experience necessary but you are welcome to bring spindles, wheels or fibers you already have.
Tutor: Catherine Cronin

The price for tuition and materials is €55.
Lunch is available in the village. Tea and coffee will be provided throughout the day.

Bookings at Please specify the craft that you are interested in on booking.

Payment in full will be required upon booking.
We need a minimum of 15 participants.

Come along and enjoy the warmth of woolly fibres!