During these free sketching workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond together to our collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided. No booking required, although numbers may be limited. Suited for ages 6+.
The themes being explored from September 2017 to January 2018 include the following:
Sunday 3 September White lines inspired by Joseph Beuys
Sunday 10 September Curves of colours inspired by Anne Madden’s exhibition
Sunday 17 September Shapes and Colours inspired by Richard Tuttle
Sunday 24 September Feeling autumnal
Sunday 1 October Blue skies
Sunday 8 October Boats and Sailing
Sunday 15 October Spaces inspired by Eithne Jordan’s exhibition
Sunday 22 October How far is the horizon?
Sunday 29 October Eyes in the painting are following me…
Sunday 5 November Wood & stone inspired by George William Russell
Sunday 12 November Fishing inspired by JBC Corot and Seán Keating
Sunday 19 November The light echoes in the water inspired by John Lavery and W. J. Leech
Sunday 26 November If our planet was an ocean inspired by Ocean After Nature exhibition
Sunday 3 December Cottage by the lake inspired by Paul Henry
Sunday 10 December Lights at night
Sunday 17 December Decorative Flowers bouquet
Sunday 7 January Seated, standing, walking
Sunday 14 January Trees and nature
Sunday 21 January Renoir and Lavery: Parapluies et ombrelles!
Sunday 28 January Art Vitamins! Colour me healthy.