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Galway Arts Centre Education Courses

Spring Daytime Creative Writing with Susan Millar DuMars at Galway Arts Centre

Starting in May, 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.

Start Date Mon 08th May 2017 - 2:30 pm
End Date Mon 26th Jun 2017 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Sun 07th May 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €90.50

 

Starting in May, 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.

 

Start Date Fri 12th May 2017 - 2:00 pm
End Date Fri 30th Jun 2017 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Thu 11th May 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €90.50

 

Starting in May, 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.

 

Start Date Thu 11th May 2017 - 2:00 pm
End Date Thu 29th Jun 2017 - 3:30 pm
Cut off date Wed 10th May 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €90.50

 

Starting in May, 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. .

 

Start Date Tue 09th May 2017 - 7:00 pm
End Date Tue 27th Jun 2017 - 8:30 pm
Cut off date Mon 08th May 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 15
Price per person €90.50

 

NEW EASTER ART CAMP with artist Vicky Smith at Galway Arts Centre

Each day starts with an introduction to a new art, craft and design project.  Each student will be guided by professional and registered teacher Vicky Smith on how to develop drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramic and textile skills across a range of mediums. Full of fun and art, suitable for ages 6-12 years.

 

Start Date Tue 18th Apr 2017 - 10:00 am
End Date Fri 21st Apr 2017 - 4:00 pm
Capacity 10
Price per person €125.50

 

NEW EASTER ART CAMP with artist Vicky Smith at Galway Arts Centre

Each day starts with an introduction to a new art, craft and design project.  Each student will be guided by professional and registered teacher Vicky Smith on how to develop drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramic and textile skills across a range of mediums. Full of fun and art, suitable for ages 6-12 years.

 

Start Date Tue 11th Apr 2017 - 10:00 am
End Date Wed 12th Apr 2017 - 4:00 pm
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

 

NEW EASTER ART CAMP with artist Vicky Smith at Galway Arts Centre

Each day starts with an introduction to a new art, craft and design project.  Each student will be guided by professional and registered teacher Vicky Smith on how to develop drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramic and textile skills across a range of mediums. Full of fun and art, suitable for ages 6-12 years.

Start Date Sat 08th Apr 2017 - 10:00 am
End Date Sun 09th Apr 2017 - 4:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

 

 

Cora Murphy will be hosting her ‘Adventures in Abstract Art’ Weekend Painting Workshop at Galway Arts Centre on 22-23 July.
The work is a fun, informative way to tap into and develop your own intuitive painting style.
The Early Bird Special Price of €225 (usually €265) expires Today!
The fee includes:
All materials including great paints, canvasses and mediums
2 x days of structured stimulating tuition (10 am – 4 pm daily)
A lunch and plenty of yum, good food and refreshments
A Gallery tour to put your own work in context
Comprehensive Follow-on notes so you can hit the ground running at home

For more information and booking please visit:
http://coramurphy.com/product/adventures-abstract-art-intro-level-galway/

But please be quick – the **EARLY BIRD** Expires today and places are limited

 

 

Start Date Sat 22nd Jul 2017 - 10:00 am
End Date Sun 23rd Jul 2017 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Fri 21st Jul 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 12
Price per person €265.00

 

Monologue Class

Every aspiring actor needs a monologue or two: memorised, polished and richly performed that can be guaranteed to display your abilities to your best advantage.  These are a mainstay for most audition opportunities

This class is intended for any and all performers who aspire to professional standards and it is to those standards we will adhere.  It is recommended that you come to the first meeting having already picked a short monologue (2-3 minutes TOPS) from either the classical (Shakespeare is always a good place to start) or Contemporary repertoire.  We will meet as a group every other week over the course of two months during which time each candidate will also receive an hour of one-on-one coaching.

Fee:  €100
Concession: €80 for students

 

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Fri 20th Jan 2017 - 7:00 pm
End Date Fri 10th Mar 2017 - 9:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 19th Jan 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €100.00

As part of WE ARE HURTLING INTO THE FUTURE exhibition, Joanna Kidney will teach a class in encaustic painting on Friday 13th January from 11am to 4pm 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.

We are no longer accepting registration for this event

Start Date Fri 13th Jan 2017 - 11:00 am
End Date Fri 13th Jan 2017 - 4:00 pm
Cut off date Thu 12th Jan 2017 - 12:00 am
Capacity 10
Price per person €45.00

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 47 Dominick Street, Galway City

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