Children’s Pottery Workshops with Etaoin O’Reilly
5 July | 5:00 pm - 12 July | 5:00 pm
5th & 12th July | 5pm
Price €25 per child / per class (plus €1.50 booking fee per person)
Workshop duration: 90 minutes.
*Suitable for 6+
In these workshops, participants will get the opportunity to try out the pottery wheel, make pinch pots, and explore techniques such as hand-building. A great introduction to the wonderful world of pottery. Facilitated by Bó Studios ceramicist, Etaoin O’Reilly. Children will get the opportunity to try out the pottery wheel, while also exploring hand building techniques and come away with their very own ceramic creation.
Etaoin is a ceramic artist who graduated from NCAD in 2014 with a first class honors in Craft Design. Since graduating she has completed residencies at NCAD, LSAD and An Táin Arts Centre. She completed training in glaze technology and production pottery on the Design and Crafts Councils of Ireland’s Ceramic Skills Course, in Thomastown, Kilkenny. Her achievements include; winner “The Overall Future Makers Award” for her NCAD degree show and acceptance on the “Young Ambassadors Program”. This program sent her to Venice where she worked for the “Homer Faber Exhibition”. She runs “Etaoin O’Reilly Ceramics” where she sells her own ceramic art work and functional range from Bó Studios. Etaoin is a founding member of Bó Studios, An Táin Arts Centre’s artist studios, housed in our second space on Jocelyn Street.