WhereBallymakenny Drogheda Louth
A native of the Boyne Valley, Áine designs and handweaves tapestry wallhangings for public and private clients. She provides workshops in tapestry weaving and spinning. These are available at the studio and through schools and community centres. Workshops can be one off introductions to hand spinning or weaving or a series of 10 workshops that include the history of weaving, design techniques, spinning sheep’s wool, setting up a loom and weaving and finishing a simple piece of weaving.
Try it yourself
- Hand spinning workshops using sheep's wool and local alpaca wool.
- Hand weaving workshops.
- Craft workshops
There is also a range of scarves, stoles, placemats and bookmarks available online and at the studio - a handmade present from the Boyne Valley, designed and woven in Co Louth.