Wednesday, July 3, 2019


Craft Fun Day in Aid of the Five Loaves
On Saturday the 13th of July
At Fernleigh, 8 Corrig Drive. Kilcoole 
Time 11.00 to 4.00
With Demo's,  Crafty Bingo, 
Raffle for a craft hamper. 
and a sale table of all the wonderful craft prizes members have donated to the Charity.

Tea/Coffee and Scones on arrival. 
 Then tea and cake in the garden about 2.00

Anyone who would like to bring a cake it will be greatly appreciated.


It will be a very relaxed day for Ladies only.
Sorry no Children.
 and a perfect day to catch up with old friend,
 and hopefully put faces to your facebook friends as well.
If we  haven't seen you for a while, and your free on the day, please come. the more the merrier

Since 2014 our craft group. have raised the Running total of Donations for the five loaves of €5471.29
which is amazing, and I know how much our support means to them.
So please check in with your friends, and beg a lift or please offer a lift, on face book. 
I really hope you can come.
Many thanks
Happy Crafting
Yvonne Tune. xxx


But please book in 
so I have enough seating for everyone, 
 text me 0876695298. 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Westport Craft Break 2020

Westport Craft Break 2020

 5 Day Card Making Craft Break
at the beautiful 
Westport Coast Hotel 
Sunday 19th to Friday 24th of April 2020
5 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for €285 pps
Single supplement is €15 per night. 
The hotel can accommodate 3 in a room. 
but the price is still €285.00 pps

Everyone is very welcome
If you love Card Making
You will love this craft break,
Where you will learn lots of different techniques
Meet new friends and pick up loads of inspiration and top tips
where to buy from, the best products,
and everyone's favourite craft essentials.

Classes will be held in the
Atlantic Suite
Monday with Yvonne Tune
and Wednesday with Patricia O Leary
and Tuesday we will be heading out to
Kate Walsh ( create with kate)
More details to follow



Hotel details
The Westport Coast Hotel
is beautiful
I have stayed there 5 times, 
and loved it so much have planned 
this 3rd Craft  break there again for 2020
The bedrooms are very comfortable and specious, 
beautiful bathrooms, fabulous Spa facilities, 
Complementary pick up and return from 
Train Station 
Mini bus on arrangement into Westport town.
Tea and scones on arrival.
Unlimited Teas/coffees throughout the week.
discount on spa treatments
and the food is 5 star.
They do a fabulous Afternoon Tea. (extra)
http://www.westportcoasthotel.ie/ 
for photos
 

Lots more details to follow.

Photos from April 2020











Wednesday, January 9, 2019


8 by 8 inch  Rose Gatefold Cards

8 by 8 inch The flower shop

Craft Break

at the beautiful 
Westport Coast Hotel 
Sunday 31st of March to Friday 5th of April 2019
5 Nights Dinner, Bed and Breakfast for €275 pps
Single supplement is €15 per night. 
The hotel can accommodate 3 in a room. 
but the price is still €275.00 pps


Everyone is very welcome
If you love Card Making
You will love this craft break,
Where you will learn lots of different techniques
Meet new friends and pick up loads of inspiration and top tips
where to buy from, the best products,
and everyone's favourite craft essentials.

Classes will be held in a local Hall
Order of Malta Hall
St John's Place
Westport

Directions From Westport Coast Hotel
By car drive into town straight over the bridge with the traffic lights first turn left just before the church , first left again building is a stand alone on the right hand side . There may be parking around the library just further in but I would recommend car pooling. 

Anyone walking go through the grounds of Westport house, in front of hotel Westport, you will pass Lidl on your left Car Row Beg college on your left just as you you come to its entrance the order of Malta hall is on the right. 

Sunday meet up
At the Clew bay Meeting Room
on the 1st floor, as you get out of the lift 
turn right, last room on left.
We have the room free each evening if its available
from 8 to 10.00
so if you fancy a bit of crafting after dinner
please bring something to work on.


Hotel details
The Westport Coast Hotel
is beautiful
I have stayed there 4 times, 
and loved it so much have planned 
this 2nd Craft  break there again for 2019
The bedrooms are very comfortable and specious, 
beautiful bathrooms, fabulous Spa facilities, 
Complementary pick up and return from 
Train Station 
Mini bus on arrangement into Westport town.
Tea and scones on arrival.
Unlimited Teas/coffees throughout the week.
discount on spa treatments
and the food is 5 star.
They do a fabulous Afternoon Tea. (extra)
http://www.westportcoasthotel.ie/ 
for photos
 

Class Details
We will only do 3 classes during the week,
and I will see if the hotel can arrange a day trip out for us, ( will let you know.) when I have any details. ( suggestions welcome.)
(Please be at the hall at 11.00 for set up)

Monday Class starts at 11.30 to 4.00
You will make 3 projects with Yvonne Tune



The Flower Shop, 8 by 8 inch card



Up, up and away. 8 by 8 inch card, this card has 3 different finishes
on the day you can decide which is your favourite.




Blue birds and blossoms, 8 by 8 inch card



Tuesday Guest Tutor
Patricia O Leary
11.30 to 4.00
Making 2 Projects 









Alice in wonderland theme card
with fabulous embellishments.


 
Gift box style card, 
with a surprise element inside
with pretty handmade flower



Wednesday Class 
With Yvonne Tune
Time 11.00 to 4.00





Decoupage Rose Single Gate Fold 8 by 8 inch

C5 Summer Bouquet



C5 Flip Fold card 
with my own spin
Gardening them







 5 Day Card Making 


We will use the most beautiful Card, Backgrounds, 
Toppers, Lace, Ribbons, embellishments, 
learning different techniques at each class. 
 Classes start at 11.30 
but we need to be at hall at 11.00 to get sorted.

List of items needed for the weekend
updated 1st of March 2019
1. Paper Trimmer/ Guillotine
2. Craft mat
3. 3 x  pairs of scissors (1 for paper. 1 for sticky tape, and 1 good one for ribbons)
4. Hot glue gun and extension lead.
5. Craft Knife/pokey tool/ tweezers.
6. Good quality all purpose glue, (collall or bostic)
7. Hi-Tac glue, or book binding glue ( collall or anita)
8. Ruler/ rubber/pencil/ note pad.
9. Peel-off boarders and corners.
10. Selection of foam pads and foam tape
11. something to put rubbish in, (old sweet tin)
12. Small container for embellishments.
13. Hi-tac double side tape
14. If you like a mug of tea/coffee can you bring your own mug, as the hotel only supply cups.
15. A Cushion (you'll thank me)

Please check back nearer the date to see if I have updated the list
thanks Everyone



Updates 5th March 


Westport Hotel update the hotel have been on
Ladies can you please choose a time for dinner each evening and phone hotel to book (098) 29000 your table
Myself, Patricia are having dinner at 7.00 if anyone wants to join us, let me know and I can make booking,
Also Our last night Please let me know if you want to have a large group meal, a few ladies from Westport may join us. 

Time Dinner at 7.30



You can email me at
yvonnecardart63@live.co.uk  
 if you have any questions

Many thanks Yvonne 

Monday, July 2, 2018

Afternoon Tea Update
Just letting everyone know how much we raised for 
the Fiveloaves Homeless Charity in Bray.
Afternoon Tea, Donations and Raffle €1130.00
plus €76.00 was made from Hat Auction.
so total was €1206.00


Thank you to the following ladies 
who popped in to me or sent me via paypal 
a donation or  bought tickets
Eileen Reale
Brigid Ward
Vonnie Roche
Ann Burke
Ann Gallagher
Ann Lennon
Aiveen Judge
Susan Armstrong
Miriam Coyle
Margaret O Loughlin
Liz Keily
Kay Kealy
Celine O Carroll

I hope I haven't forgotten anyone.
A huge big thank you
To everyone who came on the day
and a Special Great Big  Thank you
to Roberta Ruth and Edel Shannon
who helped me on the day
and getting everything ready.

We had a wonderful day, the weather was perfect, and our special guest Liam Ruth, started the afternoon with a fabulous sing song, with lots of ladies joining for a song or two.

Thank you
To the 2 volunteer helpers 
Mhuireann and Katie 
who did lots of running up and down steps.
and washing up.

Will share some photos later today.

God Bless to you all
Yvonne and Roberta.


xxxx