Calendar of Events
A guide to exhibitions, open studios, workshops in Cork. Visit our craftspeople and experience the handmade, unique and original crafts of Cork. You can see last years exhibitions here
CCD Core Event - Craft Pop Up Shop in the City Centre
As part of Cork Craft Month a Craft Pop Up Shop will open from August 10th to September 9th at 6 Opera Lane in the centre of Cork city showcasing the work of Cork based craftmakers and artisans This is your chance to support Cork Craft and buy that special memento. With a wide and varied range of crafts and prices it is well worth a visit.
CCD Core Event - Craft in the City - Craft Fair & Meet the Maker Day
As part of the Month long Craft Village taking place on Cornmarket St, Cork City centre. There will be a Craft Fair and Meet the Maker Day on the weekend of August 23rd to 26th. For a fabulous day out with something to entertain and engage all the family. Come and enjoy what Cork Craft makers have to offer - take a craft class, chat with the makers, buy that special gift or memento. The will be lots for the kids to do too. Jewellery, Ceramics, Soap, Textiles, Wood, Candles, Metal and lots more will be on display.
The West Cork Craft & Design Guild Pop Up Shop
The West Cork Craft and Design Guild is a network of craft designers/makers, each working from their own studio to produce superb work of the highest standard. To celebrate Cork Craft Month they will come together in the centre of Skibbereen and showcase their work in a Craft Pop Up shop. Well worth a visit.
Project 51 - Pop Up Shop
A new Dublin based Irish Designer Collective store, 'Project 51' opens a Cork Pop Up shop to celebrate Cork Craft Month 2012. There are currently 19 Irish designers involved in this new concept which is devoted to providing its customers with the very best fromhigh end Irish Fashion, Jewellery, Accessories and Homeware. Let’s give them a big Cork welcome!
Craft Fair Bantry House
A Craft Fair held in the beautiful surroundings of Bantry House showcasing the work of 17 West Cork Craftmakers.
Blarney Castle Craft Village
Enjoy a family fun day out at the Blarney Castle Craft Village where local craft makers will host exhibitions, stalls and demonstrations to entertain and inform.
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The Courtyard Gallery Craft Fair
Proudly supporting local craft and design
In the atmospheric stone-faced gallery at The Courtyard, you will find a fabulous display of high quality Irish crafts, many created locally in County Cork . From handcrafted jewellery to fine ceramics and glass, textiles, timber, mosaics and candles, you are sure to find that elusive perfect gift, or something to enhance your own home or wardrobe. Patchwork materials also available.
Burren House Art & Craft Fair
An Art & Crafts Fair will be held in the beautiful grounds of Burren House to showcase the work of local Cork based artisans and to raise funds for Marymount Hospice, Cork Simon and local schools, A Garden Opera and a Showtime Classics evening will also be held in August. Check the website for details.