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Bone Carving Studio and Gallery

2 Victoria Place, Galway 000, Ireland
+353 86 665 8100
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no longer offering classes

I called up a few times, however I was told the lady running these classes has gone on maternity... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2015
Andrea M
The Most Unique Souvenir You'll Ever Make!

The bone carving class here was the one thing I wanted to do Galway while my husband and I were on... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2014
Dani-Larmon
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Hamilton, Canada
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The Bone Carving Studio and Gallery in Galway offers the only bone carving classes in Ireland. At a one-day class you’ll create your own bone carving from start to finish. Whether you're a visitor or a native, a bone carving class is the perfect activity for a rainy Galway day...and it's also a unique souvenir, whether you create a piece to keep for yourself or you make something special for someone special!
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4 Nov 2015
“no longer offering classes”
29 Jul 2014
“The Most Unique Souvenir You'll Ever Make!”
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2 Victoria Place, Galway 000, Ireland
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+353 86 665 8100
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Reviewed 5 November 2015

I called up a few times, however I was told the lady running these classes has gone on maternity leave.

1  Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 30 July 2014

The bone carving class here was the one thing I wanted to do Galway while my husband and I were on our honeymoon, and it was absolutely worth it. Aoife takes you into her workshop and shows you how to carve a bone piece of...More

4  Thank Dani-Larmon
Reviewed 11 May 2014

I spent a day in the bone carving studio with Aoife recently and had such a great time - Aoife is just lovely, and I made the most beautiful necklace. This is such a unique experience in Galway, and would be a fantastic activity to...More

3  Thank FionaL88
Reviewed 16 March 2014

You need to spend a day with Aoife in her shop. Not only is she great company, but she's a great teacher and artist as well. This is by far the highlight of my week in Galway! GO! Do it! Go carve bones!

1  Thank Emjae D
Reviewed 11 February 2014

We had an absolutely brilliant time bone carving in the Bone Carving Studio - Aoife is really brilliant at bringing you through all the steps to create your own individual piece, giving enough guidance and help to make sure you leave with something you really...More

1  Thank Neil M
Reviewed 2 December 2013

The Bone Carving studio is a must for anyone (with or without creative talent). Aoife is skilled and patient and leads you step by step through the creation process. At the end of the day you end up with a hand created piece of jewelry....More

1  Thank 2HVTRAV4
Reviewed 27 October 2013

My mother and I had an incredible time at the studio! First we learned about the process of making a carving and Aoife was just brilliant. She has the patience of a saint and even though my mothers drawing skill was questionable (according to my...More

1  Thank jackie w
Reviewed 18 August 2013

When my daughter and I visited the Bone Carving Gallery looking to purchase we were surprised to see we could actually make a piece ourselves. I'm so glad we decided to give it a try. Aoife, an incredibly talented artist, walked us through the process...More

Thank mmM0M
Reviewed 19 June 2013

The fairy with the creative genes forgot to drop some on me, and I warned Aoife of this, but she calmly and patiently led me through all of the steps which I found I could actually do -- ended up with a lovely piece that...More

1  Thank Julie L
Reviewed 29 May 2013

I drove all the way over from Dublin (in the snow!) for the bone-carving class and it was really worth the journey! I'm a Masters level artist and wanted to add a new skill to my repertoire and so made the trip down to Aoife....More

1  Thank ShinyJane
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