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LATE DATE: Packaging Design For Food

27.04.15
LATE DATE: Packaging Design For Food

Thur May 21 | 6.30pm 

We invite you to join us for our monthly Late Date at the National Craft Gallery for a panel discussion on inventive packaging design - the vital ingredient. We welcome Kathryn Wilson of Slater Design, who specialises in brand strategy, brand identity, packaging and print design. Karen and Natalie Keane of Bean and Goose Chocolate artisan food producers based in Co. Wexford and Sarah and Eleanor Duggan who run the independent retail food market the The Little Green Grocer in Kilkenny City. This is a free event, no booking required.

Panel 

Kathryn Wilson
Creative Director of Slater Design

With a passion for design, Kathryn specialises in brand strategy, brand identity, packaging and print design. She has over ten years industry experience having worked in both London & Dublin. Kathryn’s work has won numerous awards and has been widely published. In recent years she has acted as a design judge and Upstart mentor for ICAD. Kathryn is an alumni of Central Saint Martins, London where she graduated with a first class honours degree in Design.

Karen and Natalie Keane
Bean and Goose Chocolate

Karen and Natalie Keane, sisters and chocolate makers are Bean and Goose. From their kitchen in the Wexford countryside, they create small batches of single origin bars and truffles on marble slabs. Our surroundings and other craft people provide inspiration for our flavours. We use traditional processes and natural ingredients to create handmade Irish chocolate.

Sarah Duggan & Eleanor Duggan
The Little Green Grocer, Kilkenny

The Little Green Grocer, Kilkenny is an independent retail food shop located in Kilkenny City. Lovingly sourced, curated and stocked shelves where fresh organic vegetables, local cheeses, sauce, artisan coffees, breads, wines, chocolates and spices can be found.