Category: Craft

Calendar of Events

Event Description:
The Rediscovery Centre hosts a full calendar of events all year round. Find the perfect course for you in Fashion, Furniture, Bikes, Education or Tours. If you would like to search our events by date please click here to view our calendar.

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2020 Calendar

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Rediscovery Centre

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Sold out – Beginners basket weaving workshop

Event Description:
Welig Heritage Crafts is hosting a beginners basket weaving workshop at the Rediscovery Centre. This workshop will teach you all the skills that you will need to weave a traditional potato basket or ‘Skib’ once used to ‘teem’ and serve potatoes. This is a great beginners basket workshop and it will give participants the grounding to start their own projects. All tools and materials will be provided and participants will take home their very own basket at the end of the day.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 21st November 2020 from 10:00 to 16:30

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | The Boiler House | Ballymun Road | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €95

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Melt and pour soap making workshop

Event Description:
This soap making workshop is hosted by Wapo Natural Skincare and their facilitator Mayca Fernandez. During the workshop, Mayca will teach you how to make your own beautiful handcrafted soap that will be perfect for your personal use or to be gifted to friends and family.

In this workshop you will be encouraged to be creative and learn the art of melt and pour soap making. This soap making method will also allow you to include many other natural ingredients to create a large range of beautiful soaps with different colours, shapes and textures for you and your family and friends.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 12 December 2020 from 10:00 to 13:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | The Boiler House | Ballymun Road | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €75.00

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Cold Process Soap Making Workshop

Event Description:
This soap making workshop is hosted by Wapo Natural Skincare and their facilitator Mayca Fernandez. During this workshop, Mayca will teach you how to make your own vegan and palm oil free soap from scratch. Learn about unlimited varieties of soaps for different types of skin. This workshop will teach you the traditional way of making soaps from scratch with natural plant oils such as: Castille soap in Spain, Marseille soap in France and Aleppo soap in Syria. This soap making method will allow you to include many other natural ingredients to create a range of beautiful soaps with different colours, shapes and textures for you and your family and friends.

Please note:
*This class is for over 18s only
*Not suitable for pregnant women

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 7th November 2020 from 10:00 to 13:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | The Boiler House | Ballymun Road | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €99

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Beginners basket weaving workshop

Event Description:
Welig Heritage Crafts is hosting a beginners basket weaving workshop at the Rediscovery Centre. This workshop will teach you all the skills that you will need to weave a traditional potato basket or ‘Skib’ once used to ‘teem’ and serve potatoes. This is a great beginners basket workshop and it will give participants the grounding to start their own projects. All tools and materials will be provided and participants will take home their very own basket at the end of the day.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 24 April 2021 10:00 to 16:30

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre | Main Street | D09 HK58 Ballymun |

Event Price: €95

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Willow Fat Ball Bird Feeder

Event Description:
Feed the birds in your garden and attract new ones by making an eco-friendly, sustainable fat ball bird feeder from willow grown in Ireland. Everyone will go home with at least one bird feeder and with some of the skills needed to make a willow basket.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday, 24 October 10:00 to 12:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, D09 HK58 Ballymun

Event Price: €30

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Covid-19

Event Description:
Due to the COVID-19 restrictions we have the following guidelines in place:

In order to protect visitors and staff, it is mandatory that adults wear a face mask during their visit. If visitors arrive without a mask there will be some available to purchase in our Ecostore. Adults will not be able to join a tour/workshop until they are wearing a face mask. If you have any queries in relation to face masks please email our team on info@rediscoverycentre.ie

In order to assist contact tracing all visitors must complete the following survey within 72 hours of their arrival. One survey must be complete per booking. Visitors will not be able to join a tour/workshop until a survey is completed. You can complete the survey here https://kwiksurveys.com/s/AJA4txIL

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Crochet Class

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Learn how to crochet an easy and fun flower garland to decorate your favourite bookshelves, picture frame or window. We will use some simple stitches such as single and double crochet which makes this workshop easy to follow for beginners and intermediate level knitters. The pattern is also easy to adjust for sizing preferences. This little project will fuel your creative needs and keep your crafting at home! All materials and equipment supplied.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 23 Jan 2021 10:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, D09 HK58 Ballymun

Event Price: €35.00

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Make your own face mask workshop

Event Description:
Join our Rediscover Fashion Manager, Arran Murphy, to learn how to make your own face mask. This workshop is suitable for everyone from beginners to intermediate. In this workshop you will choose your own fabric from our stock of donated cottons and make a Face Mask suited to your skill level. There are four different styles to choose from and our expert tutor will guide you through each of the steps required for you to walk away wearing your very own Face Mask.

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 7th November 14:00 - 16:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, D09 HK58 Ballymun

Event Price: €25

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Sew me the Beanie

Event Description:
Join Shannon Manning for this unique workshop. Bring your old woolly jumpers to upcycle into stylish winter accessories with this S.I.Y (Sew It Yourself) Beanie workshop. Learn to make a cosy bobble hat or floppy beanie from scratch while recycling your old clothes that may be destined for the dump. In this 90 Minute workshop you will measure, cut, sew and decorate your own unique winter hat to keep you snug as a bug and super stylish.
*Suitable for beginners
*Suitable for ages 16 and over

Event Date and Time:
Saturday 7th Nov 2020 10:30 - 12:00

Event Location:
The Rediscovery Centre, D09 HK58 Ballymun

Event Price: €25

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