to the new Mount Ida pottery studio and Gallery which was opened
on Easter Saturday 2011 by Nula Grogan chairperson of the Eigse
Festival in Carlow.
new and exciting venue offers a wonderful range of opportunities
for locals and visitors alike. The workshop and gallery is situated
just off the main Belfast to Dublin 3.5 miles south of Dromore
just follow the signs for Hilltop Bed and Breakfast.
The official opening ceremony of Mount Ida Pottery and Gallery
Mount Ida Pottery offers a wide range of courses tailored to
suit all your needs. So if you have never worked in clay make
a booking and have a go. For the more experienced potters come
back and develop your skills to help you create new and exciting
opening of Mount Ida Pottery and Gallery sees the
development of one of the most exciting creative
venues anywhere in Northern Ireland. The studio
space has a light airy ambience and is fully equipped
to meet any potter’s needs.
Why not organise a night out with friends and enjoy
that creative experience or bring your child to
have their special birthday party. We can organise
talks and visits to suit groups up to 15 persons.
Please give Trevor a call to discuss your ideas
In the autumn there will be an opportunity to participate
in a range of other course which includes 3 dimensional
weaving, constructed textiles Millinery for beginners
and Porcelain forms.
Trevor with Nula Grogan
is a selection of photos taken on the day of the studio opening
( click on each for a larger view )