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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

 

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 31st Jan 2020 - 2:00 pm
End Date Fri 03rd Apr 2020 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Thu 30th Jan 2020 - 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 peviously 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 30th Jan 2020 - 2:00 pm
End Date Thu 02nd Apr 2020 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 29th Jan 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.00

 

Starting in January, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets an 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 28th Jan 2020 - 7:00 pm
End Date Tue 31st Mar 2020 - 8:30 pm
Cut off date Mon 27th Jan 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.00

Starting in January, Galway Arts Centre presents a daytime class for all those beginner and continuing creative writing students out there, facilitated by Susan Millar DuMars.

Start Date Mon 27th Jan 2020 - 2:30 pm
End Date Mon 02nd Mar 2020 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Sun 26th Jan 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.00

Happy Harmonies, world songs, improvisations. On the 14th and 21st December 2019 there will be Introductory workshops ahead of the January term to see if the Ad Hoc Choir is for you. There will be a special price of €7. These workshops are for everyone who would like to try singing in a group, and no experience is needed. Drop in welcome.

Start Date Sat 14th Dec 2019 - 10:30 am
End Date Sat 21st Dec 2019 - 2:30 pm
Cut off date Sat 14th Dec 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €7.00

The Ad Hoc Choir Voice Workshops

Happy harmonies, world songs, improvisations. Begin a journey of discovery into the mystery of the human voice.
Singing is a natural birthright.
 Drop in welcome.

Start Date Thu 16th Jan 2020 - 7:00 pm
End Date Thu 05th Mar 2020 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 05th Mar 2020 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €120.00

Learn the basics of painting portraiture in oils in this one day workshop. This is an opportunity for beginners or artists who want to freshen up their foundations to work from life with a model. This workshop includes demonstrations at each stage of the portrait and with only eight places available, expect individualized thorough feedback throughout the day.

Caitlyn has exhibited her portraits in the 2018 and 2019 Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annuals in London, as well as in recent RHA annuals in Dublin. Check out Caitlyn’s work on her website, www.caitlynrooke.com and on Instagram: @caitlynrookepainter

After the workshop, for those who would like to, we can head out for a pint or more tea at one of the many nearby pubs for more art chats.

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Start Date Sun 03rd Nov 2019 - 12:00 pm
End Date Sun 03rd Nov 2019 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Sat 02nd Nov 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Price per person €55.00

Through this half-day workshop, the student will gain experience of Chinese ink and colours. They can learn some basic styles of Chinese traditional calligraphy and paintings, and will take home with them a finished calligraphy work and a finished painting work on Xuan Paper (Rice Paper).

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Start Date Sat 28th Sep 2019 - 1:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 27th Sep 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €30.00

An exciting and engaging new programme of children’s Art workshops now available at Galway Arts Centre! Ages 6-12

Judith, a qualified and experienced artist, art facilitator and educator will be running a series of specifically themed creative and educational children’s Art programmes at Galway Arts Centre. Her unique, tried and tested hands-on approach encourages self-direction and ensures children discover their own creativity and individuality, with the opportunity to create something new every session. A fantastic opportunity for children to learn and promote creative thinking in a fun and discovery-based manner.

 

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Start Date Sat 09th Nov 2019 - 11:00 am
End Date Sat 14th Dec 2019 - 12:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 08th Nov 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €80.00

This 8-week course is designed for students who wish to develop their skills in drawing and painting. It will include the process of paint, collage, colour theory, still life, landscape, portraiture and mixed media. The course is open to both Beginners and those with some experience; each student will work at their own pace with individualised tuition. The class would be particularly valuable to students who wish to build a portfolio for Third Level.

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Start Date Mon 07th Oct 2019 - 5:00 pm
End Date Mon 02nd Dec 2019 - 6:30 pm
Cut off date Sun 06th Oct 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €120.00

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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