Please email  events@kilcoestudios.com  to get more information and to book a place or call 0870667871
Suitable for Adults and Children over 13 – unless stated otherwise
All materials and tools included

  SATURDAY NOVEMBER 28TH – FORAGING FOR AND MAKING WREATHS
with Sonia Caldwell
3pm – 5.30pm €35
Foraging for, and making Christmas wreaths from local materials from the Hedgerows with Sonia Caldwell .
Firstly we will go for a short walk behind the village to identify good materials for using before we make our own wreath from other collected materials that Sonia will supply. Feel free to bring your own also.

 SUNDAY NOVEMBER 27TH – DROP IN CRAFTS FOR CHILDREN 
12pm – 4 pm Donations
Shop open all day during the Ballydehob Craft Fair
Drop in Craft for children – Gnomes and stars – Donations to the Simon Community

NSDuring the afternoon we welcome children of all ages to drop in with their families to make decorations from natural materials

SATURDAY DECEMBER 3RD – WILLOW STARS 
with Rosemary Kavanagh basket maker
11am – 1pm  €40 {Book both workshops for €70}
Willow stars – learn the techniques of weaving and working with willow and leave with a beautiful woven willow star

2.30 pm  – 4:00  pm €35
Bullrush Angels –  weave your own Christmas angel from river bulrushes and hedgerow plants and learn some of basic fibre arts techniques  

SUNDAY DECEMBER 4TH – STRAW CRAFT 
with Sonia Caldwell
2.30 pm -5 pm €35
Straw craft for Christmas – Stars and Spiral straw craft
Using the delicate material of Straw and using traditional craft technique you will leave with beautiful Christmas decorations

 THURSDAY DECEMBER 5TH – TALK AND DEMONSTRATION ON THE WRAN !
7pm – 8.30pm Free
Talk/discussion about the Wren/ Wran traditions in Cork and beyond and a demonstration on making a Straw boy hat. Please come and learn and share your old memories and stories and also come to discuss the practice of the Wren in Cork today .

Spring 2023 events
Textiles, Sewing, Rush weaving and Willow growing with craft experts
More information soon