Tree Top Walk, Leap of Faith & Climbing Wall course – encourage your nearest and dearest to climb the Sycamore tree tops for a novel individual or family activity. €20 per person, min age 7 years. See www.discoverypark.ie for video
Leisure Boating, Canadian canoes and pedal boats, €5 p/p, minimum booking €20. Ideal family fun, combined with access to free woodland walking trails
Junior Woodland Adventure course, 3 – 8 years helmets provided, €5 per child, minimum booking €20
Zipline and High Ropes Course The longest over-water zipline in Ireland! It is 300 metres long and 35 metres over ground at its highest point. The exhilarating zipline is accompanied by the Octagon High Ropes Course. Zipline only is €15 per person (1 turn) or €20 per person (2 turns). Advanced High Ropes Course only is €15 per person.
Bundle of Zipline and Advanced High Ropes Course is €25 per person.
NOTE: ALL VOUCHERS REDEEMABLE from April – August 2017
Give gifts with meaning this Christmas by choosing authentic Irish-made craft, and get to meet the maker while you shop.
Fantastic range of handmade novel gifts in our design craft workshops
Jewellery, pottery, paper making, upcycling, ceramic art pieces – see the various craft shops and meet the makers in the estate yard ; for further details http://www.castlecomercraftyard.com
ROSEMARIE DURR POTTERY
“By giving authentic Irish Craft this Christmas you are sharing the wonderful story about the product and the craftsperson who has dedicated their time and skill to creating a gift with meaning. At Castlecomer Estate craft yard we offer a place for people to get inspired, discover and share.”
DEREK BLANCHE GOLDSMITH
Derek Blanche is a Goldsmith who has trained in Germany and Ireland. He has over 10 years experience in making one-off commission pieces such as engagement rings and unusual individual items of jewellery. He takes your idea from concept to finished article with his unique design style and skill base.
SUSAN BOLAND CERAMICS
From her workshop in Castlecomer Susan creates a range of beautiful pottery for all occasions. Each of her pieces is hand thrown and crafted with the greatest care for detail. Inspired by the shapes of simple pottery from times gone by and the natural colours in the landscape around her. Drop in and try your hand on the throwing wheel, and make a piece for that special someone!
DANI BERGMAN, GOLD AND SILVERSMITH, ARTISTS BY NIGHT
“We make your dreams for you”
Open all year round, Dani takes custom orders in gold and silver, and offers excellent classes in making your own personally designed jewellery, the perfect gift. Special prices available for Christmas.
KOZO Studio and Gallery – Tunde Toth Visual Artist and Arts Educator
KOZO Studio offers a striking range of unique Gifts and Decorations, 100% handmade by Tunde Toth visual artist and paper maker.
In her studio Tunde designs and makes paper, textile and silk fibre creations for the Winter season as well as showing her recent art works.
As part of the regular program of art workshops for adults and children, Christmas themed short workshops are starting on the 14th of November. Make your own Christmas Gifts and Decorations while learning a new craft skill!
CARL PARKER JEWELS
Carl has been presented with three awards from ‘Perles De Tahiti’ Tahitian Pearl Trophy UK and three first prizes from the Royal Dublin Society not to mention a first and second prize from The Company of Goldsmiths Dublin. So if you are looking for something truly special this Christmas… look no further! Commissions are welcome, especially on wedding and engagement rings.