Artist in the Community Scheme Bursary Award

This is a bursary to support individual artists working in the area of collaborative arts in health context. The bursary award of €10,000 provides the selected artist with time and resources to carry out research and reflect on practice.

Closing date: 17:00 Monday, 19/NOV/18

Information, Terms and Conditions and Applications:

Star Jump Create: Call for Creatives

This is a company providing experiential creative events looking for leaders and assistants to teach skill based learning to children and young people. Experience teaching preferred, but not essential.

Closing date for application: 17/Sept/18

Information, Terms and Conditions:

Wanted: Ceramicist

A teacher at the Secondary School in Cahir, Co. Tipperary is looking for a practicing ceramicist to volunteer to talk to his class and critique the students work in October/November of this year. The work is to be teapots and tea sets based upon the Swiss Cottage in Cahir.

If you are interested please contact:

Hothouse 2019

Hothouse is a programme of creative business development opportunity delivered over a six month period for talented makers at the start of their career.

The programme includes group workshops, a residential course and 1:1 mentoring. It will run from February to July 2019.

Deadline for application: 12 Noon Friday 7/September/2018.

Applications, Information, Terms and Conditions: WCC-Europe Secratariat
The Parade
Kilkenny, R95CAA6


Awards Competition: RTE Radio 1

Competition to create two new awards for RTE Radio 1 to be given to celebrate and recognise Irish musicians contribution to folk music. Awards being given on Thursday, 25/10/18. 8 awards, the same, for contribution to folk music and 1 award for lifetime achievement.

Closing date: 28/8/18

Information, terms and conditions at

Seminar: Making In

International Seminar Making In on 15/9/18 at Joseph Walsh Studio. Co. Cork, Ireland. Designed to stimulate and fire the imagination of creative minds. There is an international line-up of speakers. Information, terms and conditions: Contact – Frances McDonald
Phone – 353 87 242 0136
website –

Loewe Craft Prize

Loewe Craft Prize: award for artisans who demonstrate an exceptional ability to create objects of superior aesthetic value.  Prize for winning entry is €50,000.00.

Information, Terms and Conditions:

Closing Date: 31/OCT/18

Grants, Awards, Bursary’s, Commissions:

Design Ireland program of activities and events for 2018/2019: Call for Applications

Closing date: 9 AM Friday 4/May/18
Information, Terms and Conditions: Mary Dunne

WORTH Partnership Project – Information Session

WPP supports the creation of cross-border and cross-discipline collaborations between fashion and design, technology, crafts, manufacturing, SME’s and start-ups across Europe.
Information, and registration:

Tipperary County Council Art Grants Schemes 2018 are now available for application. Some of these are:

Artists in the Community Scheme 2018
Closing Date – First Round: 26/Mar/18

Second Round: 25/Jun/18
This is for Art/Craft in the social/community context. The scheme is to encourage meaningful collaboration community of place and/or interest and artists.
Information, Terms and Conditions: contact 01 473 6600




2018 Collector Coin Design Competition

Closing Date 5 PM Wednesday 2/May/18
Information, Terms and Conditions: coindesign@central

Call for submissions. World Craft Council for the Europe and North American Handicraft Week, 25th Qrain Festival, 2019 in Kuwait;

Closing Date 25/Apr/18
Information, Terms and Conditions:
Grant application Information for dissemination of work and attendance Terms and Conditions at:

Call for Entries: Applications for Award of Excellence for Handicrafts from the World Crafts Council.

They want producers of handicraft products and product lines from participating countries using traditional skills, patterns and themes in an innovative way in order to ensure continuity and sustainability of these traditions. If you receive an “Award of Excellence for Handicraft” you display a rigorous standard, you show innovation in craft for it to remain relevant, valuable and marketable in modern life. You are able to display this award on information about your craft. For this Award the WCC offers training, support and services and provide new sales opportunities to ensure sustainability of handicraft industries.
For more information, terms and conditions go to: