We're throwing a party to celebrate 30 years of the JET Programme in Ireland. We want to get as many alumni together as we can to celebrate what the JET Programme has meant for us. This event will be family-friendly. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, and let us know if you intend to bring... Continue Reading →
IJETAA members and 2017 Irish JET participants took part in a calligraphy and origami workshop at Temple Bar Gallery + Studio on Sunday, 18 June The workshop not only gave new JETs the opportunity to meet with some of their senpai, but they also had the opportunity to master their brush flicks and fold paper... Continue Reading →
Our first IJETAA event of 2017 took place Galway City. Here at IJET HQ we're always conscious of how many of events take place in Dublin, so we were happy to finally venture out west for a day of sushi making and sake tasting at Wa Cafe.
JET 30th Anniversary Arigato Campaign. Be in with a chance to win a 30th Anniversary Goods Package and a 50 euro voucher for Yamamori Restaurant in Dublin. Create a text, audio or video message thanking the people you have grown close to because of the JET Programme. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details!
On Saturday, March 21st IJETAA held a Japanese Textiles workshop in The Temple Bar Gallery & Studios. Our teacher, Catherine Quinn, taught us some shibori techniques using indigo dye. Shibori uses a mixture of folding, tieing, binding and compression in order to create different patterns. We all made 2 pieces of shibori, each with their... Continue Reading →
We're delighted to announce a fantastic Japanese Textiles Workshop that will be taking place on Saturday, March 21st at the Temple Bar Studios and Gallery, Dublin 2. http://www.templebargallery.com/ Those who attend will learn the Japanese textile technique of shibori and using indigo dye will make two handmade pieces themselves to bring home. Booking (only 10 spaces)... Continue Reading →