Wild Atlantic Way Lace Festival!
Sponsor: Traditional Lace Makers of Ireland
Place: Trident Hotel
+353 21 477 9300, http://tridenthotel.com/ – make bookings directly with the hotel.
Dates: Monday, March 10 to Friday, March 14, 2014
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM
- Workshops in Irish Laces on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings (3 hours each):
Irish laces Youghal lace, Mountmellick and all white embroidery,
Irish Crochet, Carrigmacross and Limerick laces ,Bandon tape etc.
- Marianne Stang, noted lace expert from Germany will lecture on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoon.
- Discover Kinsale walking tour. Visit the local museum to see antique lace made in the town in the 1800s; take a walking tour or just relax over a cup of coffee .
Cost – 250 EUR per person sharing for 4 nights B+B plus 2 evening meals Monday + Thursday. 310 EUR for a single room.
These prices include tuition.