Autumn Classes

Autumn is a time of change and why not learn some new skills with us here at Benchspace. Benchspace Bites are running as follows Rustic Coat Rack (September 28th) Chopping / Serving Board (October 12th) Candle Holder (November 16th) Evening Courses are back in...

Cork Craft Month

Cork Craft Month

We have a packed month this year for the annual Cork Craft Month Kicking off on August 3rd with Sean from Badly Made Books making a return to Benchspace with a Book Binding workshop Following on from this current Artist in Residence Adrien Segal is holding a Spoon...

The Peoples Parklet

The Peoples Parklet

The People's Parklet The People's Parklet on Douglas St will officially be opened this Wednesday, July 24th at 4pm. The Parklet is the first long term, purpose built in Ireland and is a space for people to sit, relax and linger. As an amenity combining elements of...

Dearcán Bursary

Dearcán Bursary

BENCHSPACE BURSARY AWARD / CORK COUNTY COUNCIL ARTS / CORK LOCAL ENTERPRISE OFFICE GUIDELINES Cork County Council Arts Service and South Cork Local Enterprise Office in conjunction with Benchspace Cork offers a bursary to any craft maker, artist or designer currently...

Makers Meetup

Makers Meetup

Makers meetup is our new bi-weekly meetup (every second Wednesdays 7pm - 9pm) If you have a project in mind and need a little advice, a bench to work on for a few hours or just want to check out the workshop and have a chat then pop along. All are welcome and no...

Wanted: Benchspace Manager

Benchspace are hiring!! We are looking for a talented/driven individual on a part time basis to help promote and manage our Co-Making space. Applications to jobs@benchspacecork.ie telling us why we should hire you (max 200 words, please attach a CV outlining previous...

Benchspace Classes Summer 2019

Benchspace Classes Summer 2019

Update: Making Books Badly with Sean from Badly Made Books is on June 15th. We're gearing up for a summer of classes, workshops and special events here at Benchspace starting this April. Benchspace Bites are back in full force on April 6th with 3 classes over the...

Benchspace Classes 2019

Benchspace Classes 2019

Our new years resolution this year was to make classes available to everyone regardless of skill level. Our 2019 classes kicked off in style last Saturday with our first Benchspace Bites of the year where 5 amazing beginners made an awesome live edge coat rack each...

Christmas / New Years Classes now available.

Christmas / New Years Classes now available.

We are delighted to announce that our classes for the next 5 months are available now. We have a wide range of classes and workshops over the next few months, highlights include .... 3D Printer Assembly (starting November 17th, very few places remaining) A  workshop...