Echoes of the Past - Straw Craft

25 August, 1pm - 5pm
25 August, 2pm - 4pm

  • Loughrea Medieval Festival Committee
  • Fairgreen, Loughrea,
  • Co. Galway – County

Learn the ancient craft of weaving with golden stalks of wheat in this straw craft workshop. Melanie Lorien will demonstrate and encourage participants of all ages to make small items to take home.

Discover the many fascinating ways people have used this simple, natural material, the ancient Irish folklore and customs associated with each different design, and take your work home.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free

Access & Parking

  • Suitable for Children under 12
  • Wheelchair Access (Full)
  • Car Parking Available