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Click here to view training schedule and booking form for Offaly Traditional Skills Programme **Spring 2014**


What's this about?

Bringing back traditional skills that in the past were commonplace and necessary in Offaly.

What do I get out of it?

A chance to enjoy and learn one of these skills, and become a part of this tradition and legacy.

What do I need to do?

Just fill out the form to let us know if you're interested, and also what skill you might be interested in.

I already have one of these skills, can I teach share it?

Yes, definitely. Just fill out your details on the form. We would be delighted to hear from you as we are building a list of Offaly residents who already have some of these skills.

Why are you doing this?

Because these wonderful and ancient skills were the life line of past generations. We want to regenerate this tradition so that people can enjoy the beauty and satisfaction of crafts handmade using these skills.

What kind of things can I learn?

There are many traditional craft skills you can learn from wood turning to knitting or sewing. We will analyse all the information we receive from your application forms in order to put together the best training programme possible.


Offaly Legacy



Click here to view training schedule and booking form for Offaly Traditional Skills Programme **Spring 2014**

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