Design It

7 Nov - 16 Jan

How do designers take an idea and then make it a reality?

The Ark have challenged five Irish designers to design and make new products for children. Discover their process in our free exhibition and get designing yourself in a series of workshops exploring design in a child's world. Part of Irish Design 2015

Design It

Design It Exhibition

2 Jan - 16 Jan

An exhibition exploring design in a child’s world...
Part of Irish Design 2015

Design It Exhibition

Design It: A Room of your Own

7 Nov - 14 Nov

Design and create your own 3D space as part of a newly designed city in this workshop for Ages 5-7. Part of Irish Design 2015.

Design It: A Room of your Own

Design It: Construct It!

7 Nov - 14 Nov

Design and make your own self-propelled toy in this hands-on creative workshop for Ages 8-12. Part of Irish Design 2015.

Design It: Construct It!

Print It: Fabric Design Workshop

21 Nov

Design and print your own length of fabric using block printing techniques. For ages 5-7 & 8-12. Part of Irish Design 2015

Print It: Fabric Design Workshop

Print It: Silk Screen Sessions

22 Nov

Learn how to screen print with the expert designers from Print Block Studios and create three different items to take home! For Ages 4+.

Print It: Silk Screen Sessions

Who Lives Here? Creating Dens and Nests

1 Dec - 16 Jan

Explore the cosy homes and structures of the animal kingdom in this creative session created for Ages 2-4 with artist Paula Henihan. Part of Irish Design 2015

Who Lives Here? Creating Dens and Nests

Schools: Design It Exhibition & Workshop

10 Nov - 20 Nov

Do you have any budding designers or entrepreneurs in your school? We have the perfect programme to introduce children to the process of design, illustrating how designers take an idea and then make it a reality!

Schools: Design It Exhibition & Workshop