Straw Craft for Adults

Straw Craft for Adults

21 August, 11am - 2pm

Booking Required
  • Portlaoise Library
  • Co. Laois

This workshop with Melanie Lorien combines hands on straw craft making with an exploration of the traditions and folklore associated with the harvest.

Melanie is a member of the International Guild of Straw Craftsman and their representative in Ireland. She regularly demonstrates at The National Museum of Country Life and other heritage events around the country. Melanie is also an organic gardener and a former Woodland Conservation Ranger.

Admission & Booking

  • Admission Free
    • to book contact 0578622333

Access & Parking

  • Not suitable for Children under 12
  • Wheelchair Access (Full)
  • Car Parking Available