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An Introduction to the Ad Hoc Choir - Voice Workshops
Happy Harmonies, world songs, improvisations. Ahead of the September term there will be a number of introductory workshops to see if the Ad Hoc Choir is for you. At a special price of €5, these workshops are for everyone who would like to try singing in a group, and no experience is needed!
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Wednesdays 7:00pm - 8:30pm
A casual, fun Art class, with an emphasis on developing each participant's unique style.Each week there will be a focus on an different genre (Still-life, Landscape, Portraiture etc.)
August 25th, 2018 11-5pm.
Learn to paint a lively and realistic portrait in this 6 hour workshop. This is a great opportunity for beginners and professional artists who want to freshen up their life painting skills. This workshop focuses on learning to paint realistically by thinking abstractly. It includes demonstrations at each stage of the portrait and with only eight places available, you can expect loads of individual feedback throughout.
Please note: A price of €75 is available if you wish to provide your own materials.
(Unfortunately, it is not possible to pay this lower price on-line; in order to pay this price, you will need to call into the Arts Cerntre at 47, Dominick Street, or call (091) 565886 to arrange payment.)
AUTUMN POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE/FRIDAY
Starting in September, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets a choice of three poetry workshops, all facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, whose best-selling first collection, The Boy With No Face, published by Salmon Poetry, was short-listed for the 2006 Strong Award for Best First Collection by an Irish poet.[...]
AUTUMN POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE/THURSDAY
AUTUMN POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE/TUESDAY
Starting in September, Galway Arts Centre is offering aspiring poets a choice of three poetry workshops, all facilitated by poet Kevin Higgins, whose best-selling first collection, The Boy With No Face, published by Salmon Poetry, was short-listed for the 2006 Strong Award for Best First Collection by an Irish poet. [...]
Autumn Daytime Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars at Galway Arts Centre/MONDAY
Starting in September, Galway Arts Centre presents a daytime class for all those beginner and continuing creative writing students out there, facilitated by Susan Millar DuMars. Susan Millar DuMars writes both poetry and fiction. A collection of her stories, Lights In The Distance, was published in December 2010 by Doire Press; she has published four collections of poetry, Big Pink Umbrella (2008), Dreams For Breakfast (2010), The God Thing (2013), & Bone Fire (2016) all with Salmon Poetry. Susan was the Featured Fiction writer in a recent issue of the American online magazine The Atticus Review.She is also co-organiser of the Over The Edge reading series which specifically promotes new writers. Susan edited the anthology Over the Edge – the first ten years, published by Salmon, which includes work by forty seven writers who have published a first book since they did a reading at an Over The Edge: Open Reading in Galway City Library.[...]
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.
This 10 week course aims at working creatively with digital photography to give practical hands on experience of working with your digital camera to gain confidence and gain knowledge of what you camera has to offer.
Participants must bring their own digital SLR camera.No previous experience needed.