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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamed of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?

This exciting and highly popular course is now available remotely by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. The course itself introduces participants to the craft of creative writing while working in a range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, horror and realism. We will share work, exchange feedback and discuss routes to publication. Suitable for those seeking a rewarding pastime or as an introduction to an exciting professional career as a creative writer. Includes post-course editorial. Limited places.

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Start Date Tue 12th Jan 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Tue 02nd Mar 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Tue 12th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Would you like to develop your writing craft and develop your work for publication? Have you been working on a writing project for a while and want to move onto the next level? Explore genres such as comedy, fantasy, memoir and radio writing in this innovative new course for intermediate writers. The course is provided exclusively remotely, by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. We will examine fundamental aspects of the craft, share work and exchange feedback. Includes weekly editorial support and extended post-course feedback and advice. Suitable for writers with some experience or those who have completed 'Creative Writing: Introduction'. Limited Places

Attend via VC, Email, Phone, Post, FLEXI

Start Date Wed 13th Jan 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Wed 03rd Mar 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 13th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

This course is designed for those firmly committed to their writing as a hobby or as a career. Writers may have a writing project or projects they wish to work on for the duration of the course. Participants with no specific project may wish to spend the early weeks finalizing their choice of project. Each week, writers can submit sections for workshop and discussion. Projects can be in any genre or medium. Course also includes discussion of songwriting, romance fiction, multiform, video-game writing, writing for the internet and commercial script writing along with elements of writing craft. Alumni of other MKCW courses very welcome. Includes post-course editorial of a complete industry sample or equivalent (up to 10,000 words). Limited Places

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Start Date Thu 14th Jan 2021 - 8:00 pm
End Date Thu 04th Mar 2021 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 14th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Starting in January, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets evening poetry workshops facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins. Each week Kevin will give participants a poetry writing exercise for the following week and will offer each participant constructive suggestions as to how her or his poem can become the best possible poem it can be.

 

Start Date Tue 26th Jan 2021 - 7:00 pm
End Date Tue 30th Mar 2021 - 8:30 pm
Cut off date Tue 26th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.00

This Advanced Poetry Workshop, facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, is aimed at more experienced poets, such as those who have already had work published and/or have previously attended Writing workshops. Each week Kevin will give participants a poetry writing exercise for the following week and will offer each participant constructive suggestions as to how her or his poem can become the best possible poem it can be.

Start Date Thu 28th Jan 2021 - 2:00 pm
End Date Thu 01st Apr 2021 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 28th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Price per person €110.00

This Friday afternoon Poetry Workshop, facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, is suitable for both new writers and for those with some experience. Each week Kevin will give participants a poetry writing exercise for the following week and will offer each participant constructive suggestions as to how her or his poem can become the best possible poem it can be.

 

Start Date Fri 29th Jan 2021 - 2:00 pm
End Date Fri 02nd Apr 2021 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 29th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.00

Join ink maker Annie Hogg in making botanical Inks for drawing and calligraphy from common hedgerow plants. The workshop will cover the basics and use the simplest of materials.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 17th Nov 2020 - 3:30 pm
End Date Tue 17th Nov 2020 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Sun 15th Nov 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €40.00

Tuesday digital Art classes with Phill Foley are a relaxing, enjoyable and fun way to engage with your creative side. Suitable for all levels of ability and styles, these classes will develop the skills and compositional knowledge needed to create your own artworks.

Start Date Tue 19th Jan 2021 - 12:00 pm
End Date Tue 09th Mar 2021 - 2:00 pm
Cut off date Tue 19th Jan 2021 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamed of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?

This exciting and highly popular course is now available remotely by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. The course itself introduces participants to the craft of creative writing while working in a range of genres such as sci-fi, crime, horror and realism. We will share work, exchange feedback and discuss routes to publication. Suitable for those seeking a rewarding pastime or as an introduction to an exciting professional career as a creative writer. Includes post-course editorial. Limited places.

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Tue 03rd Nov 2020 - 8:00 pm
End Date Tue 22nd Dec 2020 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Mon 02nd Nov 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Would you like to develop your writing craft and develop your work for publication? Have you been working on a writing project for a while and want to move onto the next level? Explore genres such as comedy, fantasy, memoir and radio writing in this innovative new course for intermediate writers. The course is provided exclusively remotely, by video conference, email or phone. You can even participate by post if you wish. Zero technical expertise is required to take part. We will examine fundamental aspects of the craft, share work and exchange feedback. Includes weekly editorial support and extended post-course feedback and advice. Suitable for writers with some experience or those who have completed 'Creative Writing: Introduction'. Limited Places

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Wed 04th Nov 2020 - 8:00 pm
End Date Wed 23rd Dec 2020 - 10:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 04th Nov 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Contact Galway Arts Centre

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 Phone: + 353 (0) 91 565 886
 Fax: + 353 (0)91 568 642
 47 Dominick Street, Galway City

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