47 Dominick Street, Galway City   +353 (0) 91 565 886

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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

 

The one day mosaic workshop is designed to suit complete beginners and people with previous experience in mosaic and other crafts.

Over the course of the day participants will go through all the processes involved in making a mosaic from start to finish. Each participant makes their own personalised mosaic and brings it home at the end of the workshop.

Aidan Byrne (BA hons degree Fine Art) is a visual artist and art facilitator based at Belmont Mill Artist Studios in Co Offaly.

 

Start Date Sat 15th Dec 2018 - 9:30 am
End Date Sat 15th Dec 2018 - 4:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 14th Dec 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

Acting is universal. Every time we tell a story, every time we consciously select which emotions to display, we are performing a creative act. This new group offers everybody an opportunity to explore the skills of Theatre. Content will include use of Body, use of Voice, Improvisation and much, much more.

Start Date Fri 12th Oct 2018 - 7:00 pm
Capacity 10
Price per person €3.00

Sing with the Ad Hoc Choir! This is a special FREE workshop promoting singing for good mental health. Suitable for anyone who would like to try singing in a group. No experience is needed. Drop in welcome.

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Start Date Sat 13th Oct 2018 - 12:30 pm
End Date Sat 13th Oct 2018 - 2:30 pm
Cut off date Sat 13th Oct 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Price per person Free

Learn the basics of portrait painting in oils in this 6 hour workshop. This is an opportunity for beginners or professionals who want to freshen up their life painting. This workshop includes demonstrations at each stage of the portrait and with only eight places available, expect individualized thorough feedback throughout the day. 

 

Start Date Sat 24th Nov 2018 - 11:00 am
End Date Sat 24th Nov 2018 - 5:00 pm
Cut off date Fri 23rd Nov 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 8
Price per person €75.00

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.

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.

Cost €110/€100 Concessions

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Start Date Wed 03rd Oct 2018 - 7:00 pm
End Date Wed 05th Dec 2018 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Wed 03rd Oct 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €110.50

This course is suitable for those who wish to spend an extended period of time developing their drawing skills, or working on a portfolio for Third Level. Students will explore a wide range of media, including charcoal, ink, mixed media and paint. 

 I have specialist knowledge of the NCAD brief, taught in IADT  for many years and my students usually gain entry into third level. Frequently they gain 550 points in portfolio assessments .
 
Adults and over 15 years.

 

Start Date Mon 08th Oct 2018 - 5:00 pm
End Date Mon 03rd Dec 2018 - 6:30 pm
Cut off date Sun 21st Oct 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €120.00

 with Martin Keaveney B.A., M.A., PhD Candidate (Creative Writing), published and produced creative writer

 

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. Limited places.

 

 

 

 

 

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Start Date Sat 06th Oct 2018 - 2:00 pm
End Date Sat 08th Dec 2018 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Fri 05th Oct 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €110.50

 

Sing with the Ad Hoc Choir! Beginning a journey of discovery into the mystery of the human voice.
Singing is a natural birthright.
Drop in welcome throughout the term.

 

Start Date Thu 27th Sep 2018 - 7:00 pm
End Date Thu 13th Dec 2018 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 13th Dec 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €120.00

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!


 

Ad Hoc Choir Introductory Saturday Workshops
In August and September there will be a series of workshops ahead of the September term to see if the Ad Hoc Choir is for you.

 

 

 

 

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Start Date Sat 11th Aug 2018 - 1:00 pm
End Date Sat 15th Sep 2018 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Fri 14th Sep 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 20
Price per person €5.00

 

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.[...]

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Fri 28th Sep 2018 - 2:00 pm
End Date Fri 30th Nov 2018 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Thu 27th Sep 2018 - 12:00 am
Capacity 18
Price per person €110.50

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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