All posts by Sarah McKenna

Open Studios & Spring Sale

To start of our Saturday openings we have an array of bargains to be had!

Sarah McKenna Ceramics has a fantastic end of line sale, and Rachel Tinniswood textiles will have 20% off all stock!

Put it in your diary!!

2.30pm – 6pm Saturday 14th April

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Creative Kids Mid Term Art Course with Sarah McKenna

Creative Kids Spring Mid Term Art Course in Bridge Street Studios, Dundalk offers an exciting range  of activities including painting, drawing, collage, printing and pottery in a purpose built classroom.

While having fun at Creative Kids Spring Mid Term Art Course in Dundalk we will focus on skill development,  exploring techniques & encouraging individual creativity in this 2 day course.

9.30am – 1.30pm   Thursday 15th & Friday 16th February 2018

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Open Studios Weekend

Don’t miss the Bridge Street Studio’s and Gateway Gallery & Shop open weekend, with special treats for all those who attend on the weekend – a fantastic draw, special offers and discounts plus our traditional mulled wine

Come along and buy direct from the designers and makers

Caoilfionn Murphy O’Hanlon, Rachel Tinniswood, Fiona Quigley, Orla Barry, Orlaith Cullinane, Mary Cowan and Sarah McKenna

Open Friday 1st December 2pm – 9pm, Satuday 2nd and Sunday 3rd 12pm – 6pm

The Studios Gallery & Shop will be open each Friday & Saturday in December 12pm – 6pm

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Louth Craftmark Winter Fair

The extraordinarily beautiful setting of Bellurgan Park House, Dundalk, will host the first Louth Craftmark Winter Fair on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 17, 18 and 19.

And planty of Bridge Street Studios members with their work on display too!

Catch up with Caoilfionn Murphy O’Hanlon, Rachel Tinniswood, Orla Barry, Fiona Quigley, Mary Cowan and Sarah McKenna over the 3 day event.

Get your complimentary ticket, valued at €5, here.

http://www.louthcraftmark.com/members/event/louth-craftmark-fair-2017/?instance_id=15

Louth Craftmark Designers Network is a group of 50 makers and visual artists based in and around County Louth. This is their first retail fair. The creative disciplines of its membership include Ceramics, Print, Jewellery, Textiles, Woodwork, Furniture, Sculpture and Painting.

This is a high quality craft fair with a difference. Louth Craftmark is a unique collective of North East-based talented craftspeople, who have come together to provide mutual support.

The Louth Craftmark Fair offers a showcase of the finest locally made crafts. It presents a pre-Christmas opportunity to purchase quality products with local provenance in the beautiful, historic setting of Bellurgan Park House.

The Fair takes place from 1.00pm to 9.00pm on the Friday, and from 10.00am to 6.00pm on the Saturday and Sunday.
Set within its own 390 acres of land, the 18th century house, with its completely original features, proves is an incomparable location.

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Art in the Yard

‘Art in the Yard’ A One Day Arts & Crafts Art in the Yard 2017 - One Day Arts & Crafts Festival DundalkFestival in Bridge Street Studios on Sunday 11th June 11am -5pm

Limited Numbers Book Your Tickets Now!

Admission €5

All day Demonstrations by Orla Barry, Sarah McKenna, Rachel Tinniswood, Mary Cowan, Caoilfionn Murphy O’Hanlon, Fiona Quigley, & Orlaith Cullinane

Also Live Music, Spoken Word and Refreshments

Free hands on taster workshops throughout the day!

11am – 1pm

30 minute hands on Workshops in Printmaking with Orlaith Cullinane & Rachel Tinniswood, Feltmaking with Caoilfionn Murphy O’Hanlon, Ceramics with Sarah McKenna & Painting with Orla Barry.

1pm – 3pm

30 minute hands on Workshops in Batik with Fiona Quigley, Printmaking with Orlaith Cullinane & Orla Barry, Ceramics with Mary Cowan, & Textiles with Rachel Tinniswood

3pm – 5pm

30 minute hands on Workshops in Printmaking with Mary Cowan, Feltmaking wth Caoilfionn Murphy O’Hanlon, Ceramics with Sarah McKenna & Batik with Fiona Quigley

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Workspaces Available

We have a studio space available on the top floor. Rent is €135 per month plus bills. Setup include 24 hour access, broadband wifi, a classroom space and a gallery area.

Orlaith Culliane is subletting my studio space in Bridge Street Studios once again. The space will be available from May 15 – Jun 15 and for the whole month of August, minimum stay is for a week. Rent, including bills, will be at the rock bottom rate of €25 a week – can you afford to pass this by?

If you are interested in either of these opportunities please email us news@bridgestreetstudios.com

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Crafty Kids Art Easter Course in Dundalk

Crafty Kids Art Easter Course in Dundalk

Crafty Kids Easter Art School in Bridge Street Studios, Dundalk offers an exciting range  of activities including painting, drawing, collage, printing and pottery in a purpose built classroom.

While having fun  we will focus on skill development,  exploring techniques & encouraging individual creativity in the week long art summer school.

9.30am – 1pm   Monday 10th April, Tuesday 11th April &  Wednesday 12th April 2017

or

2pm – 5.30pm   Monday 10th April, Tuesday 11th April & Wednesday 12th April 2017

or

9.30am – 1pm   Tuesday 18th April, Wednesday 19th April &  Thursday 20th April 2017

For 6-12 years max of 14 places per course

Cost €90 including all materials

Book Now and pay in full to get our EARLY BIRD RATE* €80 (*expires 18th March)
Or Pay €30 Deposit now to secure your spot and pay normal rate €90 (€60 balance due 10th April)

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Open Studios

Come along to Bridge Street Studios, Dundalk this Saturday, meet all the studio members and catch some exclusive goodies too!

Open Saturday 25th March 12.30pm – 5.30pm

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Crafty Kids Art Summer School Dundalk – 2017

Crafty Kids Art Summer School Dundalk – 2017

Pay €30 deposit to secure place

Full Price €140

Early Bird Special Offer – Book Now and Pay €130

Our fab fun art summer school is for those kids who draw, paint, build, mould, create and destroy all day.

Let them get totally submerged in ART in the most creative arty place in town.

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