The Arienas Collective

The Arienas Collective

About The Arienas Collective

The Arienas Collective Dublin Meuse, Edinburgh New Town EH3 6NW
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The Arienas Collective is a group of local artists and designer-makers who are passionate about what they do, and who believe there is a creative soul within everyone waiting to be released.

We run creative workshop experiences from a relaxing home environment where you are encouraged to lose yourself in the moment, and to switch off from the everyday through focusing on the act of creating. We offer workshops in screen-printing, soap-making, silver clay jewellery, calligraphy, speed-sketching, art & wine evenings, lino-printing, portrait photography, macramé, knicker sewing, and more. In addition to our open workshops, we offer private workshop experiences for wedding and hen parties, special birthday celebrations, and corporate workshops either in our workshop space or at a venue of your choice.

Our open group experiences invite you to join - and make new friends with - other, like-minded people. On our private group experiences you invite your own group of friends and family to share an experience together.

The class size is kept small so that our artists and designer-makers can give you the help and advice you need to get the most out of your experience. You have access to all the equipment and materials you need, and will take home all the pieces you create.

Socially-minded refreshment breaks are an important part of every Arienas Collective experience, and whenever possible we source our food and drinks from the fantastic range of independent, local providers and producers we are fortunate to have on our doorstep.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Arienas Collective.

"When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be." (Lao Tzu/Laozi)

Go with the flow and let your inner creative loose.

Upcoming Events at The Arienas Collective

Introduction To Making Lingerie: Knicker Making Workshop

Introduction To Making Lingerie: Knicker Making Workshop

24th January 2019
Lingerie designer Hazel Lethaby of Mischke Lingerie will introduce you to working with stretch material by sewing a pair of knickers that will fit and flatter your curves.
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

26th January 2019
Learn how to make beautiful treats for yourself and family on this introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by local designer-maker Jenny Smith.
Introduction to Soap-making

Introduction to Soap-making

26th January 2019
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with local designer-maker Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

31st January 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
Introduction to Screen-printing

Introduction to Screen-printing

2nd February 2019
Release your inner creative on this Introduction to Screen-printing experience with local artists Jodie Powell and Brodie Sim and hosted by The Arienas Collective.
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

16th February 2019
Learn how to make beautiful treats for yourself and family on this introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by local designer-maker Jenny Smith.
Introduction to Soap-making

Introduction to Soap-making

16th February 2019
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with local designer-maker Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Top-to-Toe Skin Pamper Treat

Top-to-Toe Skin Pamper Treat

17th February 2019
Combine treating yourself with learning new creative skills in this skin pamper experience with Jenny from The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Introduction To Making Lingerie: Knicker Making Workshop

Introduction To Making Lingerie: Knicker Making Workshop

21st February 2019
Lingerie designer Hazel Lethaby of Mischke Lingerie will introduce you to working with stretch material by sewing a pair of knickers that will fit and flatter your curves.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

22nd February 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
The Art of Portrait Photography

The Art of Portrait Photography

24th February 2019
The Arienas Collective is running a half-day portrait photography workshop with photographer Jannica Honey.
Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

4th March 2019
Using silver clay, learn how to make three different pieces of silver jewellery at this one-day workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Silver Clay Jewellery Taster

Silver Clay Jewellery Taster

4th March 2019
On this taster workshop at The Arienas Collective you will create a pendant or pair of earrings from hallmark-quality silver with experienced, local jeweller Anna Campbell.
Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery

Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery

6th March 2019
Learn the traditional skill of soldering to advance your jewellery making skills in this full-day intermediate workshop, suitable for anyone with experience of working with metal clay.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

22nd March 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
Introduction to Soap-making

Introduction to Soap-making

23rd March 2019
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with local designer-maker Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

23rd March 2019
Learn how to make beautiful treats for yourself and family on this introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by local designer-maker Jenny Smith.
Top-to-Toe Skin Pamper Treat

Top-to-Toe Skin Pamper Treat

24th March 2019
Combine treating yourself with learning new creative skills in this skin pamper experience with Jenny from The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Silver Clay Jewellery Taster

Silver Clay Jewellery Taster

24th April 2019
On this taster workshop at The Arienas Collective you will create a pendant or pair of earrings from hallmark-quality silver with experienced, local jeweller Anna Campbell.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

25th April 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

25th April 2019
Using silver clay, learn how to make three different pieces of silver jewellery at this one-day workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Introduction to Soap-making

Introduction to Soap-making

26th April 2019
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with local designer-maker Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

26th April 2019
Learn how to make beautiful treats for yourself and family on this introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by local designer-maker Jenny Smith.
Introduction to Ring-Making

Introduction to Ring-Making

29th April 2019
On this intermediate one-day workshop, suitable for those that have taken the taster workshop or beginners workshop, you will learn how to make two different types of fine silver ring.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

17th May 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
Introduction to Soap-making

Introduction to Soap-making

18th May 2019
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with local designer-maker Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

18th May 2019
Learn how to make beautiful treats for yourself and family on this introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by local designer-maker Jenny Smith.
Introduction to Soap-making

Introduction to Soap-making

15th June 2019
Learn how to make traditional cold-pressed soap as well as melt and pour glycerine soap with local designer-maker Jenny Smith of The Scottish Soapworks at The Arienas Collective.
Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

Introduction to Glycerine Soap-making

15th June 2019
Learn how to make beautiful treats for yourself and family on this introduction to glycerine soap-making workshop run by local designer-maker Jenny Smith.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

27th June 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery

Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery

30th June 2019
Learn the traditional skill of soldering to advance your jewellery making skills in this full-day intermediate workshop, suitable for anyone with experience of working with metal clay.
Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

Scottish Colourists Art + Wine Evening

4th July 2019
Join us at The Arienas Collective for a fun evening of art and wine with Edinburgh artist Suzanne Kemplay and bring a friend for half price!
Introduction to Ring-Making

Introduction to Ring-Making

18th August 2019
On this intermediate one-day workshop, suitable for those that have taken the taster workshop or beginners workshop, you will learn how to make two different types of fine silver ring.
Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

Introduction to Silver Clay Jewellery-Making

20th August 2019
Using silver clay, learn how to make three different pieces of silver jewellery at this one-day workshop with The Arienas Collective.
Silver Clay Jewellery Taster

Silver Clay Jewellery Taster

20th August 2019
On this taster workshop at The Arienas Collective you will create a pendant or pair of earrings from hallmark-quality silver with experienced, local jeweller Anna Campbell.
Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery

Soldering Silver Clay Jewellery

3rd September 2019
Learn the traditional skill of soldering to advance your jewellery making skills in this full-day intermediate workshop, suitable for anyone with experience of working with metal clay.
Introduction to Ring-Making

Introduction to Ring-Making

13th November 2019
On this intermediate one-day workshop, suitable for those that have taken the taster workshop or beginners workshop, you will learn how to make two different types of fine silver ring.

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