Cork Craft Month 2012, 10th August to 9th September, today launched their flagship Pop-up shop on Opera Lane, in Cork’s city centre. The unique shop is open for the month long festival and showcases stunning hand-made craft by nearly 20 different craft people from all over Cork city and county.
Jewellery Designer and Goldsmith, Tuula Harrington of Designworks Studio has designed a hand-made sterling silver Republic of Cork key and chain with an engraved star detail, perfect for all jewellery loving ‘Rebels’.
The 3rd annual Cork Craft Month launched today, 10th July 2012, with the unveiling of plans to make Cornmarket Street and surrounding areas in Cork city a cultural corner for the month long festival. Running from the 10th August to 9th September 2012, the festival is run by Cork Craft and Design, a volunteer group set up by craft people in Cork to promote the industry in the city and county.
On July 29th, the CUH Charity will hold its first fundraising event in aid of the HUGs appeal for the children’s unit at Cork University Hospital. Join Pat Falvey, Dr Clare O’Leary and Prof George Shorten on a 10km walk in Killarney taking in some of Kerry’s most picturesque lakes and valleys.
The Forestry Company, leading forestry management advisers, are delighted to announce their newest appointment of award winning graduate David Nolan as a Forester for Kilkenny and the South East. David joins the 6 new recruits who have joined The Forestry Company in the past few months working throughout Ireland.
Designworks Studio, Cornmarket Street, Cork, is delighted to announce the launch of its summer exhibitions programme. The programme will feature a number of free exhibitions throughout the summer months by jewellers, goldsmiths and ceramicists. Kicking off this summer’s programme will be exciting ceramics designer Deirdre De Courcey.
Paul Cunningham RTE’s Europe Correspondent and Mark Little, a journalist with over 20 years’ experience and founder of ‘Storyful’ will discuss EU Politics, the Bailout, and the forthcoming Irish Fiscal Compact Referendum at this year’s Cork World Book Fest on Friday 21st April at 8.30pm at Triskel Christchurch.
Cork-based Jewellery Designer and Goldsmith, Tuula Harrington of Designworks Studio, has won Jewellery Designer of the Year at The Irish Fashion Innovation Awards 2012.
Shoppers can support Barnardos, Ireland’s leading independent children’s charity by donating their Tesco for Schools and Clubs vouchers from the 9th to the 15th April.