Priscilla McGirr – Alford Craft Market

8th July 2016  |  ALUMNI | AWARD WINNERS

Priscilla McGirr Winner of the 2016 HCA/Marsh Volunteer Award

Priscilla McGirr was awarded the Marsh Volunteer of the Year.

As chair of Alford Craft Market, Priscilla has led and organised a variety of events to promote Lincolnshire crafts. This has included demonstrations of mud and stud building, pole lathe turning, pottery, spinning, and Lincolnshire ladder back chair making, and workshops in ceramics, rag rug making, willow weaving, and knitting.

Having given over 7,500 hours of voluntary work, she still runs workshops, sweeps up and promotes crafts wherever she can.