Art workshops and courses

CPD COURSE FOR PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS – A VISUAL ARTS APPROACH

The Ark, Eustace St., Temple Bar, Dublin 2. 12 to 16 August

Info and booking http://ark.ie/events/view/teachers-course-a-visual-arts-approach 

This is a five-day Department of Education and Skills and EPV-approved summer course for teachers.

Always a popular week with teachers the Ark will present this course for the fifth year in a row.

Facilitated by Jole Bortoli this hands-on course will focus on exploring the Visual Art Primary School Curriculum with links to narrative, literacy and other subjects. A strong emphasis will be on building skills and confidence through both individual and group work. School self-evaluation exercises will be incorporated as an integral part of the course.

This course will appeal to teachers of all levels of experience.

ART COURSES IN THE BURREN

A WEEK OF FULL-IMMERSION PAINTING!

Art to Heart’s studio, Rockforest, Co. Clare 2nd to 6th September 2019
Time: 10,30am to 4,00pm daily.
€350, basic art material included. Booking deposit €50.

Booking: jole@arttoheart.ie Tel. Jole 085 1532220

This is the chance you were waiting for!
If you are looking for a creative break immersed in Nature and Art or would just love the opportunity to take up paper and brushes, this week is for you.
Five full days of uninterrupted art-making with no distractions and total letting go in a relaxed and non judgmental atmosphere. Art to Heart’s welcoming studio is situated in the magni cent and much celebrated Burren, “a living place teeming with nature’s bounty: ordinary and exotic rocks, plants, animals, insects and birds. Its geology and diverse habitats are packed with startling features and surprising landforms” that will serve as inspiration for our work.

No artistic experience is required.

Info on the Burren – http://www.burrengeopark.ie

THE ART OF A GOOD SATURDAY

Popular ongoing Saturday art classes set in the beautiful surroundings of the Burren National Park. Through painting and drawing we explore life in all its manifestations, enjoying a morning of art making accompanied by good cups of coffee and excellent cake tasting. (BOOKED OUT!)

Time: 10am to 12,30pm. Cost €20 per morning, material included.

SUNDAY ART IN THE BURREN

Art to Heart studio, Rockforest, Co. Clare.

September 29th.

Full day workshop – from 10,30am to 4,00pm.
Cost €65 art material and lunch included.

‘Sunday Art’ are full-day painting, drawing and printing workshops inspired by a chosen theme and facilitated through links with music and poetry. They are a great way to ‘have a go’ at art in the beautiful and relaxed surroundings of the Burren National Park.

No artistic experience is required.

Bookings: jole@arttoheart.ie Tel. 085 1532220