Exploring Aran with Vawn Corrigan and Pauline Gallagher

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Contact Person

Dundrum Library
any member of staff

Telephone

T 01 298 5000

Date

Thursdays: 3, 10, 17, 24 Oct 2.30-4.30pm

Time

2.30-4.30pm

Location

Dundrum Library

Cost

free

Event Description

Thursdays: 3, 10, 17, 24 Oct 2.30-4.30pm

Suitable for all levels of knitters including beginners

Booking required

From its origins on the Aran Islands to the distant shores of America and Japan, Vawn Corrigan brings the history, stories and legacy of the Aran jumper to life with a slideshow of fascinating archival images. Following the slide show join Pauline Gallagher to explore iconic Aran stitches in vintage hand knits. (3 Oct) In the 3 follow-up workshops, Pauline will guide you through projects which showcase some of the most iconic Aran stitches.

 

Vawn Corrigan, author of Irish Aran: History, Tradition, Fashion (O'Brien Press, 2019)

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