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Memory Maypole at KNOCKANSTOCKAN!!

This is the one we’ve been waiting for. Knockanstockan is hands down our favourite Irish festival and we’re delighted to be bringing the Memory Maypole down for the revelers. After some brief panic stations on the delayed arrival of our multicoloured ribbons (crucial!), we’re ready to rock and install the Memory Maypole at Knockanstockan tomorrow. […]

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BODY & SOUL!!!

Memory Maypole finally premiered at Main Stage at Body & Soul. Big thank to Suzie Sweeney, Conleth Blanchfield (Jr) and the site crew for saving us! After a whole load of nightmares and near panic attacks our saviours got our pride and joy up and rocking! Highlight of Body & Soul was two little sweethearts, […]

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Memory Maypole build TOMORROW!

We’re nearly there! Memory Maypole is going up on site at Body & Soul tomorrow! We’ve spent the last few days frantically finishing our little project.   Last finishing touch – our Memory Maypole sign.   See you at Body & Soul

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Headdress Ready to Rock

Hey happy festival people! The Headdress is done and ready to rock at Body & Soul! Friday morning, wait for a big announcement! And don’t forgot to come visit us if you’re at B&S and add your memory to the Maypole!

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Headdress nearly done!

Yesterday we finally got to spray-paint our lovely mannequin and headdress! Only 11 days to go until build at Body and Soul! Thanks to Sarah Heath for spray- paint guidance, a bumpy ride in a little van and letting us use for sun-trap garden, and to Ciaran Hickey for a lot of begrudging lifting 🙂

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Headdress Build and Upcoming Announcement

Memory Maypole is starting to look nearly finished. Thanks again to all our sponsors and to SVP and Dunne & Crescenzi for donating supplies to the headdress. Can’t wait for Body & Soul now Watch this space, big announcement coming soon!! X    

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Mannequin has arrived! 

Maypole News! Today is the end of our Fund It campaign. We reached our target and can’t express how much we appreciate your support. Special thanks to our funders: Rory Murphy, Caroline Quinn Whelan, Anne Blanchfield, Tara Blanchfield, Ciara Scanlan, MART Gallery, Lauren J Doherty, Kay Foley, Maria McGarry and Claire Hyland! A huge thanks […]

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Making the Memory Maypole in Laois! 

Construction on the Memory Maypole well underway! No injuries… Yet! If you wanna be a ray of sunshine and donate to our Fund It to bring Memory Maypole to Body and Soul go to http://fundit.ie/project/memory-maypole. Thanks to everyone who’s helped out and donated so far X

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Memory Maypole already 1/3 funded! 

Already a third of our way funded for the Memory Maypole project! If you feel like pushing it past the half way point over this rainy bank holiday weekend go to http://fundit.ie/project/memory-maypole And if you do, here’s an idea of the pretty prints you can pick as your reward!

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Memory Maypole LIVE on Fund It!

Whimsy & EYE’s Memory Maypole project is now live on Fund It. We’re looking to hit a very modest €300 target. If you wanna be a star and donate a few quid to the project go tohttp://fundit.ie/project/memory-maypole. There some pretty tasty artsy rewards in store for our Fund It friends X