Sat 7th Nov
12.00noon - 2.00pm
Coláiste Colmcille


Siobhan (Corr Irish HandMade Crafts) is a designer working mainly in leather, tweed and linen. She creates unique celtic inspired leather bags, purses, belts and masks, distressed antique style bags, dolls, cats, dogs, animals & fairies.

The workshop is designed for those who want to learn the basic techniques to produce hand-stitched leather items and have little or no previous experience. The aim of the workshop is for the participants is to learn about: 

  • Leathers: their qualities & potential
  • How to use and maintain hand tools safely
  • How to use patterns & cut leather
  • How to confidently hand-stitch
  • How to cut, edge and finish including bevelling & burnishing.

There will be an additional charge of €10 for larger items (e.g. belts)