Feargus de brún
Dublin 7 based carpenter Feargus de Brún leads a wonderfully meditative process in woodcrafting.
His workshops effectively demonstrate the beneficial impact of making a direct connection with nature through traditional tools, techniques and natural materials.
Liadain Aiken believes that a quality woollen garment is something that should be treasured for years, even generations. Her belief in longevity extends to the philosophy of their designs. Liadain finds her muse in that which is universal, timelessly beautiful and emotive; inspired by the rolling landscapes of her native Ireland, or playful, irreverent colours that are sure to produce smiles!
Kaethe Burt O’Dea
Kaethe Burt-O’Dea is an independent healthcare design consultant based in Dublin, Ireland. A diverse range of experience contributes to her research approach including careers in the arts, nursing, organic farming, product design, and cross-disciplinary sustainable design development. Her consultancy, Desireland, focuses on the socio-cultural relationships that influence human well-being within the built environment and the promotion of integrated healthcare systems.
Miceal Murray runs workshops, talks and walks on urban forraging under the guise of Taking a Leaf. Takingaleaf in its heart is about the immediate landscape and being open to a deeper connection with it, a willingness to explore the nooks and crannies and little forgotten patches of green.
Places we may walk past every day but our busy lives don't let us engage with them.
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