Filament Artists Win Prizes at the RDS National Crafts Competition

Sheila Jordan wins first prize in Felt

Sheila Jordan wins first prize in Felt

Filament Artists had a great day at the RDS National Crafts Competition prize giving today. Sheila Jordan took 1st prize in the Felting category with her beautiful felt bowls from the “Trasna na Farraige” series and Tara Ní Nualláin won 2nd prize in the Embroidery category with “Building Blocks”.

Tara Ní Nualláin with her 2nd prize in Embroidery

Tara Ní Nualláin with her 2nd prize in Embroidery

Sheila and Tara were delighted with their prizes and to be taking part in the exhibition at the RDS highlighting the very best in Irish Craft. Congratulations to all the prize winners and many thanks to all those involved in the organisation of the competition.

After the Exhibition in the RDS concert Hall from the 10th to the 19th of August the prize winner’s exhibition will travel to Cruchan Aí Heritage Centre in Tulsk, Co. Roscommon in September www.rathcroghan.ie and to The Discovery Park, Castlecommer Co. Kilkenny in October www.discoverypark.ie

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