February 21, 2018

Call for Membership of FORM Carlow

The closing date for the receipt of applications: 8 March

FORM is inviting applications from new members. The FORM network consists of designer makers and craftspeople, who create high quality home ware, gifts and wearable pieces. All of the group, which is made up of jewellery makers, furniture makers, textile artists and designers, wood turners and ceramicists, live and work in Co Carlow and have come together to promote their work and raise the awareness of their individual craft enterprises.

Collectively the aim of FORM is to:

  • Raise the profile of designer makers and craftspeople producing high quality work in Co. Carlow
  • Promote Carlow as a destination for high quality design and craft
  • Provide a forum for the exchange of views, common objectives, collective activities, constructive criticism and feedback amongst highly skilled designer makers and craftspeople

Successful applicants must fulfil the following criteria; be a full time, professional designer maker/craftsperson, design and make your own work to a high standard, be based in County Carlow and its environs, preferably have been in business for two years or more.

The Selection Process involves a two-stage process. Stage one involves submitting a completed application form, CV and images of your work. If successful in stage one, you may be asked to submit a selection of work at stage two for review by a selection panel.

For further information or to request an application form, please contact: Pauline HoctorΒ 059/9129784 or

Call for Membership of FORM Carlow