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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

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).

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 Wed 02nd Oct 2019 - 3:00 pm
End Date Wed 13th Nov 2019 - 4:30 pm
Cut off date Tue 17th Sep 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €80.00

Creative Writing: Introduction - One Day Workshop Nov 30 (Stage & Screen)

Take the first steps toward an exciting career (or rewarding hobby) as a playwright or screenwriter in this highly enjoyable but focussed one day course. Participants are introduced to writing for stage and screen.  Throughout the day writers will learn techniques of craft, complete writing exercises and benefit from class discussion of their work. Includes post-course editorial feedback. Suitable for beginners and also those with some writing experience.

Start Date Sat 30th Nov 2019 - 10:00 am
End Date Sat 30th Nov 2019 - 5:00 pm
Capacity 15
Price per person €75.00

Creative Writing: Introduction - One Day Workshop Nov 23 (Horror & Relationships)

 

Take the first steps toward an exciting career (or a rewarding hobby) as a horror novelist or relationship writer  in this highly enjoyable but focussed one day course. Throughout the day writers will learn techniques of craft, complete writing exercises and benefit from class discussion of their work. Includes post-course editorial feedback. Suitable for beginners and also those with some writing experience. Schedule runs from 10-5 with breaks for coffee and lunch. The course is facilitated by Martin Keaveney, B.A., M.A., Phd Candidate, published and produced creative writer (see  https://martinkeaveney.com/testimonials/  ). 

 Past participants welcome.

 

Start Date Sat 23rd Nov 2019 - 10:00 am
End Date Sat 23rd Nov 2019 - 12:00 am
Cut off date Fri 22nd Nov 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €75.00

Creative Writing: Introduction - One Day Workshop Nov 2 (Crime & Sci-fi)

Take the first steps toward an exciting career (or a rewarding hobby) as a crime fiction or sci-fi writer  in this highly enjoyable but focussed one day course. Participants are introduced to writing in the genres of crime and science fiction and throughout the day will learn techniques of craft, complete writing exercises and benefit from class discussion of their work.

Start Date Sat 02nd Nov 2019 - 10:00 am
End Date Sat 02nd Nov 2019 - 5:00 pm
Capacity 15
Price per person €75.00

Take the first steps toward an exciting career as a professional writer or a rewarding hobby in this highly enjoyable but focussed one day course. Participants are introduced to poetry and short fiction and throughout the day will learn techniques of craft, complete writing exercises and benefit from class discussion of their work.

Start Date Sat 26th Oct 2019 - 10:00 am
End Date Sat 26th Oct 2019 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Fri 25th Oct 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €75.00

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 30th Sep 2019 - 5:00 pm
End Date Mon 09th Dec 2019 - 6:30 pm
Cut off date Sun 15th Sep 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €120.00

Digital Photography for Beginners by artist Louise Manifold is a 10 week evening course for adults. The course is intended to provide a general introduction to photography and is suitable for both absolute beginners and people with a little basic photographic knowledge wishing to develop their potential as photographers.

Start Date Wed 02nd Oct 2019 - 7:00 pm
End Date Wed 04th Dec 2019 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Tue 01st Oct 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €115.00

Have you ever wanted to write short stories or even try a novel? Have you dreamt of seeing your play on stage, your film on screen, or even stunning audiences with your poetry?   This innovative new course  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.

Start Date Thu 10th Oct 2019 - 7:30 pm
End Date Thu 28th Nov 2019 - 9:30 pm
Cut off date Wed 02nd Oct 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €125.00

Happy Harmonies, world songs, improvisations. On the 17th, 31st August & 7th September 2019 there will be Introductory workshops ahead of the Autuumn 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.

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Start Date Sat 17th Aug 2019 - 12:30 pm
End Date Sat 07th Sep 2019 - 2:00 pm
Cut off date Fri 06th Sep 2019 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €7.00

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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