Live Fan-making Online Workshop for Teens

Keep cool and look cool this summer! Spark your creativity with this online workshop and make your own paper fan inspired by Chester Beatty collection. Using craft and arts materials, you will design a fan that will keep you cool in the day and look cool at night. This workshop is in collaboration with the Festival of Curiosity.

This workshop is suitable for ages 12+. Use of any sharp or small objects must be supervised by an adult.

Materials needed:
A4 paper (flat not creased)
Lollipop sticks
Glue / Pritt stick
Compass (or a medium size bowl – to fit on the paper)

Optional Materials:
Scrap Lace
Small decorative accessory, e.g. a button or a bead
Coloured paper – preferably green and yellow/ gift-wrapping paper (flat not creased)

Open today 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Monday to Friday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Wednesday 9:45am - 8:00pm
Saturday 9:45am - 5:30pm
Sunday 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Closed Mondays: Nov - Feb
Closed 1 Jan; Good Friday; 24-26 Dec

Admission is Free
No booking required
Suggested donation €5


Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92