Serving the Artist Community in Galway since 1982...
Ad hoc choirSing with the Ad hoc choir !Beginning a journey of discovery into the mystery of the human voice.Singing is a natural birthright. Through a series of weekly workshops anyone can sing. This Natural Voice workshop will guide participants through the world of singing. Enjoy singing in a group, learning harmonies from around the world. Everything is learned by ear. There will be a chance to learn about our own voices and to explore singing with others in a relaxed, friendly setting.Kate Duignan is a Natural Voice facilitator. Trained with Frankie Armstrong, Ivan Midderigh and Roy Hart Theatre France, Cork and Sligo Jazz Summer Schools and Community Music Galway pilot scheme. €120 full price and €90 concession, for full term - 12 weeks with 1 class per week.*
*Please not there will be no class on February 16th.
€12 drop in feeNo auditions, just sign up and come along.
We are no longer accepting registration for this event
JANUARY POETRY WORKSHOPS AT GALWAY ARTS CENTRE
Starting in January, 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
New Year Daytime Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars at Galway Arts Centre
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.
Please note this Class is now fully Booked.
As part of WE ARE HURTLING INTO THE FUTURE exhibition, Joanna Kidney will teach a class in encaustic painting on Saturday 14th January from 10am to 3pm in Galway Arts Centre. Encaustic painting is an ancient, immediate and tactile painting process using molten pigmented beeswax. The workshop will take an experimental approach to exploring the qualities of encaustic painting (texture, transparency/opacity, incising and impressing, building up/breaking down layers). Joanna most recently taught this technique to Fine Art students during a residency at Brigham Young University, Utah. Each participant of the workshop will create an encaustic painting. People can sign up online on www.galwayartscentre.ie The cost is €45 which includes all materials.
Digital Photography for Beginners by artist Louise Manifold is a 10 week evening course for adults. Thecourse is intended to provide a general introduction to photography and is suitable for both absolutebeginners and people with a little basic photographic knowledge wishing to develop their potential asphotographers.This 10 week course aims at working creatively with digital photography to give practical hands onexperience of working with your digital camera to gain confidence and gain knowledge of what youcamera has to offer.Each session aims to familiarize the student will DSR settings, photograph in different environments,work with composition, lighting and introduction to digital imagining.This beginners course aims to facilitate a relaxed environment that encourages the participant to findthere own creative path to produce stunning photographs.Participants must bring their own digital SLR camera.No previous experience needed.
Art Workshops for children with professional artist & registered teacher of art Vicky SmithTHE FOCUS FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS DRAWING AND PORTRAITURESaturday mornings starting November 26th-17th DecemberALL Materials includedAge:6-10 yearsTime:10-1.30 pmCost €100Siblings; 10% discountDrop in €25Max: 10 placesPLEASE BRING A SMALL SNACKFurther information available here www.vickysmith.ie
Zombie Beauty Parlour led by artist and make up artist Fiona Hession
Zombie Beauty arlour for Kids and Adults
Children's Halloween makeup from €10
Saturday 29th October / 1pm to 7pm
Galway Arts Centre, 47 Dominick Street, Galway
Halloween movie making camp for children
1- 4 November 2016
7 - 12 years 9.30am - 2.30pm
With artists Louise Manifold & Fiona Hession
€130 sibling discounts available