Wednesday 30 May 2012

The Design Tower Summer workshops

The popular Design Tower Summer Workshops will be held on Saturday June 9th and Saturday 16th 2012.

This is a chance to learn a new skill from practicing makers. The workshops take place in the individual studios of The Design Tower and are limited to between three and six students to allow for quality tuition and individual attention.

Students at an Ayelet Lalor ceramic workshop


Workshop courses include:

  • Portrait Sculpture with Elizabeth O'Kane
  • Leatherwork with Roisn Gartland
  • Silversmithing with Seamus Gill
  • Jewellery design and handskills with Da Capo goldsmiths
  • Porcelain paperclay with Ayelet Lalor
  • Design and Jewellery making with Breda Haugh
  • Papermaking with Pat Mc Bride

Breda Haugh giving a soldering demonstration

For more information, have a look at the poster below or contact the individual designers via our Design Tower Website.

Elizabeth O'Kane

Elizabeth O'Kane will also be showing new work in the following exhibitions:

RHA Annual Exhibition, Ely Place, Dublin 2, from 28 May to 18 August.

Sculpture in Context, Botanic Gardens, Dublin, from 6th September to 19th October 2012.

Little League, Riverside Park, NYC, Watercolour

For more information on Elizabeth's work, visit her website.