Next Generation of Irish Designers Recognised with Total Prize Fund of €23,000
‘A Tale Told in Thread’ on RTE Radio 1 tells the story of the Ros Tapestry project in Co. Wexford
Throughout the ‘70s and ‘80s David Shaw Smith and his wife Sally captured the intricacy and brilliance of Irish craft in the landmark RTÉ series, HANDS. Now aged 74, and still filming and archiving craft footage, Shaw Smith, revisits six of the businesses and artisans he filmed in the original series to see how they’ve weathered the last 30 years, focusing on this new generation of craft workers.
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A multi-disciplinary mini-festival exploring and celebrating craft, design and creativity through experimentation and collaboration.