CRAFTed 2018

Deadline 30th November 2017

Are you a primary school teacher or do you know of a National School that might benefit from taking part in a craft and visual arts project, working with a professional craftsperson in the classroom?

The Design & Crafts Council of Ireland (DCCoI) is looking for interested primary school teachers to take part in CRAFTed primary school’s programme in 2018.

To find out more click on the following links:
Read about CRAFTed
CRAFTed In action
How to apply

School Information Pack

Interested teachers are asked to contact Monaghan local Education Centre with completed application form by November 30th


The Design and Crafts Council of Irelands CRAFTed Programme gives Primary School children and teachers an exciting opportunity to explore their creativity and learn new skills by working with professional craftspeople in the classroom.

For Teachers

CRAFTed supports teachers in the delivery of the Visual Arts (VA) curriculum and investigates how craft processes can contribute to learning in other subject areas such as Social, Environmental and Scientific Education (SESE) curriculum.

For Students

CRAFTed provides collaborative training, access to highly skilled craftspeople and gives both teachers and students the opportunity to explore new materials such as clay, fiber and metals.