Your Woollinn 2019 Festival Guide

Your Woollinn 2019 Festival Guide

Can you believe we are so close to opening our doors for this year’s festival? We have put together this handy round-up for you today, with all the key information you’ll need to be sure that you won’t miss your favourite vendor, a chance to chill...
Creating a Culture of Inclusion – Buffet Lunch & Presentation

Creating a Culture of Inclusion – Buffet Lunch & Presentation

Wrap up your weekend at Woollinn at this relaxed buffet lunch, which will feature a short talk by our inspirational Special Guest Speaker: Adaku Ezeudo⠀ ⠀⠀ We have mentioned previously that we invited Adaku to give a short presentation during which she will share her...
HeyBrownBerry at Woollinn 2019

HeyBrownBerry at Woollinn 2019

We are delighted to welcome Marceline of the HeyBrownBerry Podcast to Woollinn this year. In association with Woollinn, Ravelry and Cross & Woods, Marceline will be a virtual Event Guide to this year’s festival, interviewing visitors, vendors and special...
Announcing the 2019 Woollinn Social!

Announcing the 2019 Woollinn Social!

Friday 14th June, 7pm until Late Can your heart be captured by a lofty fibre in *just 3 minutes*? The Woollinn 2019 Social will feature a delicious two-course meal and a DJ until late, with a whirlwind Yarn Dating adventure thrown in for good measure! Will you find...
Inse by Ailbíona MacLochlainn – The Woollinn MAL

Inse by Ailbíona MacLochlainn – The Woollinn MAL

Based in County Donegal, Ireland, Ailbi­ona McLochlainn is a handknit designer, artist, and recovering academic. She learned to knit at the age of 4 in the improvisational folk tradition and was oblivious to the world of written patterns – until 30 years later...
Exploring Irish Aran with Vawn Corrigan

Exploring Irish Aran with Vawn Corrigan

Join Vawn Corrigan at Woollinn this year, as she takes us on a journey to explore the history, tradition and fashion of Irish Aran Knitting. Vawn Corrigan’s writing on Irish craft has been published in the Irish Arts Review, Irish Antiques Journal, Ireland of the...