Friday, 10 July 2020
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    'Corte de agua/ Water cut', Anonymous. (Photo: Colin Peck)

    'Corte de agua/ Water cut', Anonymous. (Photo: Colin Peck)


    Workshop:'Arpilleras' Hands On Workshop - Rathlin Island
    Description: This ‘hands on’ workshop, facilitated by Roberta Bacic provided an opportunity through stitching for sharing everyday stories, discussing upcoming exhibitions and workshops outside the island and the involvement of Rathlin women in these events.
    Commissioned by: Rathlin Development and Community Association
    Date(s): 8th September 2010 - 8th September 2010
    Venue: Rathlin Island, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Richard Branson Centre
    Curator: Roberta Bacic
    Facilitator: Rathlin Developmnent Community Association / Richard Branson Centre
    Outcome: This workshop built on a previous workshop and introduced Rathlin Island women to the techniques of making arpillera. It laid the groundwork for the creation of their own Island arpilleras and subsequent participation in various exhibitions in Northern Ireland.

    Documents: • Rathlin Island- Workshop notice - view

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