Kick off the gifting season with a visit to the Bridge Street Studios Christmas Open Studios on Saturday 20th November from 10 am to 5 pm.
We invite everyone to go along to see what goes on behind the scenes in the workspaces of an art studio. Visitors are welcome to see and talk to local artists and craftspeople at work.
You will have the opportunity to tour all four floors of the newly expanded workspaces.
If you have a loved one who you would love to buy some handmade local art and design but don’t know what they like, bring them along for our meet the maker day and get some hints!
Of course, you can start your Christmas shopping right away! We have a broad range of gift ideas to suit all tastes and pockets such as print, paintings, textiles, and ceramics greeting cards to large one-off paintings prices are from €3 – €500
“We don’t open the workspaces to the public very often,” said Orla Barry, painter ” so it is a great opportunity to talk to the artists, hear the story behind the work and get a sneak peek at what is coming next.”
The studios are open every Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm
Located in a 250-year-old grain store, Bridge Street Studios is a thriving hub of art, design and craft in Dundalk, Co. Louth. It is one of the oldest and largest independent artistic collectives in Ireland. The Studios have been firmly cemented in the creative fabric of Dundalk since its formation in 1996.
Bridge Street Studios comprise of nine dynamic professional artists and craftspeople, who create beautiful contemporary pieces designed and hand-made in Ireland.