GANS meeting 8/12/2021

In brief:

GANS (Guilds, Associations, Networks and societies) welcomed four new members to the board. Annika and Deirdre new reps from Feltmakers Ireland.

Brian Mc Gee said they are organising, Showcase for the RDS 27th Feb 2022 for 4 days.

Sarah Daly gave a presentation on” Creative Spark”, Dundalk, Co. Louth. A facility for artists of all skills facilitating 40 businesses.  If anyone is interested in a two or three month residency, they have facilities for print, ceramics and glass fusing.

Frances Crowe from Roscommon was explaining about the International Fibre Festival going ahead 28th April – May 2022.

Maeve Murphy was talking about an international project linked with Turkey. euproject@turkiyetasarimvakfi.org  Open call for designers of all disciplines 24/01/2022 deadline.

The National Museum was looking for artists of all disciplines to show an interest in an interactive 

Display for children 3-12 years of craft in the museum.  hbeaumont@mymuseum.ie or adunne@mymuseum.ie

Suzy O’Keefe congratulated everyone on the Made Local campaign.