Carrickmacross Lace Scarf


The Market Place Theatre

Market Street
Co. Armagh
BT61 7BW

Theresa Kelly, an award-winning lace maker, presents this workshop that teaches you the intricacies of the Carrickmacross Lace tradition, while creating beautiful ends for a silk scarf. Theresa has designed a pattern especially for the workshop featuring the clematis plant. The pattern contains the technique of Carrickmacross Lace and can be adapted for the beginner and more advanced lace maker. 


During this three-day workshop you will learn traditional lacemaking techniques, gippure work, loops and filling in stitches. Pattern and materials for lace design are included. The lace pattern can also be adapted for a framed piece.


Please note: Attendees should bring their own work lamp. Class suitable for beginners and advanced lace-makers. 


10am - 3pm daily (3 days)

Entrance Fee