Ruth Crean


About Ruth

Ruth Crean is a young Irish designer and artist working in Limerick city, she gradutued from the Limerick School of Art and Design in 2004 where she studied Fine Art:Printmaking. Primarily she sells recycled customised womens clothes, as well as a line in felt hand crafts and accessories. But she has also been known to do her fair share of graphic design,painting, drawing and photography. Ruth sells her wares at the weekly Sunday Market on Bedford Row (12-5pm). She also has an online shop where you can drool over, and buy all of her lovely goodies.

Currently Ruth is one on the organizers for the Etsy Ireland Team, which is a group of over 150 Irish crafters selling their creations online. The team crosses multiple disciplines from knitting, sewing, papercrafts, illustration, fashion and jewellery. The group aims to promote Irish craft online, and also to create a better sense of community between its members.

What's she up to?

Felt demonstration - รก la

Ruth will be doing some simple customising of clothes, and showing people how to make brooches out of scraps of broken jewellery and material.

Saturday 3.30pm > Craft Workshop > Faber Studios > 3hrs

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