Activity

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
String
Markers
Glue / Pritt stick
Scissors
Cellotape
Ruler
Pencil
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
Sequins
Coloured paper – preferably green and yellow/ gift-wrapping paper (flat not creased)

Closed today

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
Suggested donation €5

Map

Chester Beatty
Dublin Castle
Dublin 2
D02 AD92