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12 June 2021

Exploring the Wind/ag Iniúchadh na Gaoithe

  • Workshop

How does the wind blow? In this workshop, artist Jeni Roddy will show you how to make an animal inspired portable windsock to explore the wind in your garden or your local area. 

Materials you will need: 

  • Garden Stick (approximately 50 cm long) 
  • String
  • Kitchen Roll Insert or Toilet Roll Insert
  • Coloured Tissue Paper
  • Gluestick
  • Masking Tape
  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • A4 Sheet of coloured card

Young people can now view this workshop here.

If you wish to submit your finished work for the online exhibition happening on Cruinniu at 2.00pm please email entries to

This workshop is one of 4 workshops available to select from the Presentation Centre & Wexford Art Centre for Cruinniú na nÓg and the work created during this workshop will be displayed in their online gallery with a virtual exhibition launch on the 12th June 2021 at 2pm!

About the artist

Jeni Roddy is an established visual artist and costume designer. Jeni has worked for 20 years producing live content through the mediums of theatre, film, live event and performance art.  Jeni likes to work with the body, exploring its relationship to natural and socially constructed environments.  Jeni is also interested in the question of value; how we value ourselves, each other and the material world that we are in. 

Register for Exploring the Wind

Online Event

08 May 2021 - 12 Jun 2021

2.00PM - 12.00AM

Age range