A classic Christmas wreath making workshop is happening at Carton! Join us for one of our festive workshops and learn how to make your own classic style Christmas wreath. We are collaborating with Eirlooms Irish Craft & Design, under the skillful eye of Mary Whelan.
Mary Whelan is a lifelong designer, crafter and stylist. Her work includes artistry, textile craft in the form of contemporary embroidery, toymaking, and interior styling for homes and hotels. In an age when our society is saturated with mass produced goods, Mary believes that there is something very special about pieces that have been handcrafted with energy, patience and sincerity. Her workshops are designed to provide a relaxed, encouraging environment where participants
can unleash their creativity.
Everyone will take their own handmade wreath home with them along a set of newly acquired skills to be able to make their own door wreath from this year onwards. All materials are included and will be available for you to use. We will have a mix of festive foliage for you to choose from, so there's lots of opportunity for creativity. No two wreaths will be the same! This will be a fun, informal workshop but we will guide you every step of the way to ensure everyone leaves with a wreath they can be proud of.
To get into the festive spirit, we will be serving mince pies and mulled wine, so this is sure to be a truly Christmassy affair!
1st, 3rd & 7th December
1st December (FULLY BOOKED)
3rd December 11AM (FULLY BOOKED)
7th December 5PM
PRICE PER PERSON
Festive Wreath Making Workshop x Eirlooms: €110
Festive Wreath Making Workshop x Eirlooms with a 2 course lunch in Kathleen’s Kitchen: €155
Sunday Festive Wreath Making Workshop x Eirlooms with Sunday Lunch in The Morrison Room: €165
Private Groups - Festive Wreath Making Workshop x Eirlooms with a 3 course dinner in Kathleen’s Kitchen: €180
Overnight Rate of €250BB single or €270 BB twin|double occupancy- not for socials or open user groups
HOW DO I BOOK
Choose your preferred date and time. On the day of the workshop, please show us the confirmation email you received or your name. Please note you will not receive a physical ticket, so if you are buying this as a gift we recommend letting the recipient know. Full pre payment required on booking confirmation.
Additional Private Group bookings can be made for afternoon | evening workshops – enquire with events.
Our wreath workshops last for 2 hours with a maximum class size of 20 people. The workshop will take place in our one of our stunning event spaces. There is special offers for meals at Carton House, if you would want to go for a drink or food before or after! This class is suitable for 18 years and above.