Start: May 27, 2020
10:00 am
End: May 27, 2020
12:00 pm

This webinar is now over but you can watch our recorded webinar at the link below:

Webinar – The creative design process of commercial craft

Wednesday 27th  May 2020 at 10am – 12pm 


The webinar introduces commercial design, manufacture and productisation of handicraft products in to a DIY-package with materials and instructions for self-made crafts in Finland.

The lecturers are designer Mari Isopahkala, handicraft entrepreneur Jaana Öljymäki and Taito Keskip-Pohjanmaa and are delivered as part of a Craft co-operation project with Offaly Local Development Company and Westmeath Community Development Company in partnership with Finland  Leader companies: Rieska-Leader and Keskipiste Leader


This free training part of an Innovative Programme which provides craft makers in both Countries with opportunities to develop new techniques and skills and look at the use of different materials to adapt their current offerings of products or to create new products. 


Wednesday 27th  May 2020 at 10am – 12pm 





  • Craft demonstration, step-by-step preparation of the Päre mood light according to the instructions in the DIY kit. –  Elisa Saukko and Marika Saarela .


  • Summary, end of the day Rieska-Leader, Rita Kovacs.
Fees & Tickets
Free Ticket