‘Connecting creativity and innovation through Craft’
CRAFTed is the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland’s Primary School Visual Arts based educational programme. It promotes learning through creativity and innovation, placing professional craftspeople to work alongside teachers in primary schools.
It focuses on integrated learning methodologies through the Visual Arts Curriculum, using a process-led methodology that focuses on the child’s own creativity.
CRAFTed is being developed and delivered in partnership with the full-time Education Centres (ATECI) across the Republic of Ireland
The key elements about CRAFTed
Design & Crafts Council of Ireland’s Education Panel – Who are they?
CRAFTed 2019- how it works
This years CRAFTed programme will take place in the 2019 Spring and Summer Term. All Primary Schools will have the opportunity to apply to participate in CRAFTed, which will run in approximately 70 schools countrywide
CRAFTed 2019- how to apply
CRAFTed 2019- what your school needs to know
Time Frame / Contact Hours
If your school is selected it is compulsory that the participating teacher is available for the planning events and dates below
For more information on CRAFTed go to
Milehouse Road, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford
Tel: (053) 92 39100