This webinar is now over but you can watch our recorded webinar at the link below:
Webinar – The creative design process of commercial craft
(Tuesday 26TH May 2020 10 am -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 from 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 is 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.
Tuesday 26TH May 2020 10 am – 12pm
- How my products are born – Award-winning designer Mari Isopahkala http://www.mariisopahkala.com/
- The treasures of the forest – Craftsman, birch bark, Jaana Öljymäki, https://www.designjaanao.fi/
- Summary Taito Keski-Pohjanmaa, handicraft instructor Marika Saarela