Forthcoming Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane houses the foremost public collection of contemporary art in Ireland; the gallery also has a dynamic temporary exhibitions programme often encompassing the permanent collection. http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/forthcoming 2018-09-20T17:30:46+00:00 Point Blank Sunday Sketching - Autumnal Colours 2018-09-23T00:00:00+00:00 2018-09-23T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2080-sunday-sketching-autumnal-colours <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">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 or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">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 or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Dublin Festival of History: Creative Writing Workshop 2018-09-29T00:00:00+00:00 2018-09-29T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2152-dublin-festival-of-history-creative-writing-workshop Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>Dublin Festival of History: Creative Writing Workshop</strong><br /><br />Saturday 29 September, 2-4pm</span></p> <p>We will explore women artists in the collection and be inspired by campaigners for women’s suffrage such as Mr and Mrs Thomas Haslam in this creative writing workshop for <strong>9-12 year olds</strong> led by author <strong>Anna Carey</strong>.</p> <p><br />Free,  booking required.<em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/dublin-festival-of-history-creative-writing-workshop-for-9-12-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46104769607" target="_blank">To book your place, please register via Eventbrite, here.</a></em></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><strong>Dublin Festival of History: Creative Writing Workshop</strong><br /><br />Saturday 29 September, 2-4pm</span></p> <p>We will explore women artists in the collection and be inspired by campaigners for women’s suffrage such as Mr and Mrs Thomas Haslam in this creative writing workshop for <strong>9-12 year olds</strong> led by author <strong>Anna Carey</strong>.</p> <p><br />Free,  booking required.<em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/dublin-festival-of-history-creative-writing-workshop-for-9-12-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46104769607" target="_blank">To book your place, please register via Eventbrite, here.</a></em></p> Sunday Sketching - Exploring the Architecture of Charlemont House 2018-09-30T00:00:00+00:00 2018-09-30T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2083-sunday-sketching-exploring-the-architecture-of-charlemont-house <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">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 or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">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 or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Sunday Sketching - Animals in motion 2018-10-07T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-07T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2285-sunday-sketching-animals-in-motion General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - Animals in Motion</strong></p> <p><br /><strong>3pm-4pm</strong></p> <p><br />During these free sketching workshops for families <span style="font-size: 12.16px;">we invite you to explore and respond to or collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing.</span></p> <p><br />Bring your own sketchbook or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p><br />Free, no booking required, although places may be limited.</p> <p><br />Suitable for ages 6yrs+</p> <p><br /><br /></p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - Animals in Motion</strong></p> <p><br /><strong>3pm-4pm</strong></p> <p><br />During these free sketching workshops for families <span style="font-size: 12.16px;">we invite you to explore and respond to or collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing.</span></p> <p><br />Bring your own sketchbook or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p><br />Free, no booking required, although places may be limited.</p> <p><br />Suitable for ages 6yrs+</p> <p><br /><br /></p> Irish Architecture Foundation Junior Open House 2018-10-13T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-13T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2284-junior-open-house-2018junior General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Irish Architecture Foundation Junior Open House</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 13 October, 2pm-4pm </strong></p> <p><em>Reacting to Architecture: </em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">During this workshop with artist </span><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Felicity Clear</strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> we will create a drawing installation and respond to the architecture of the Hugh Lane as well as participants' own ideas about the built environment. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Free drop in family workshop. No booking is required although numbers will be limited.</span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Irish Architecture Foundation Junior Open House</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 13 October, 2pm-4pm </strong></p> <p><em>Reacting to Architecture: </em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">During this workshop with artist </span><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Felicity Clear</strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> we will create a drawing installation and respond to the architecture of the Hugh Lane as well as participants' own ideas about the built environment. </span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Free drop in family workshop. No booking is required although numbers will be limited.</span></p> <p> </p> Wonder Club: Visual Thinking Strategies 2018-10-20T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2255-vtschildren20oct-2 Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Visual Thinking Strategies Tour for Children</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 October, 3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) tour for children with <strong>Claire Halpin</strong> and have your say on artworks in the Gallery’s collection and temporary exhibitions.</p> <p>Free, although booking is required through<a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898"> eventbrite.ie <span>https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898</span></a></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span class="fontstyle0">Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a teaching method designed to enable learners to develop aesthetic and language literacy and critical thinking skills. For more information on the background to VTS please see <a href="https://vtshome.org/">www.vtshome.org</a> and <a href="http://www.dublincityartsoffice.ie/supporting-communities/programmes-for-children-young-people/visual-thinking-strategies">Dublin City Arts Office's website on VTS</a>. The Education department of the Hugh Lane is an associate partner of the  DCC Arts Office EU funded project 'Permission to Wonder'. </span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Visual Thinking Strategies Tour for Children</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 October, 3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) tour for children with <strong>Claire Halpin</strong> and have your say on artworks in the Gallery’s collection and temporary exhibitions.</p> <p>Free, although booking is required through<a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898"> eventbrite.ie <span>https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278349898</span></a></p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><span class="fontstyle0">Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a teaching method designed to enable learners to develop aesthetic and language literacy and critical thinking skills. For more information on the background to VTS please see <a href="https://vtshome.org/">www.vtshome.org</a> and <a href="http://www.dublincityartsoffice.ie/supporting-communities/programmes-for-children-young-people/visual-thinking-strategies">Dublin City Arts Office's website on VTS</a>. The Education department of the Hugh Lane is an associate partner of the  DCC Arts Office EU funded project 'Permission to Wonder'. </span></p> <p> </p> Halloween workshop for 6-8 year olds 2018-10-27T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-27T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2272-halloweenworkshop2018-bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Halloween workshop for 6-8 year olds</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Saturday 27 October, 2–3pm</strong></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Create your own spooky Halloween mask in this workshop for </span><strong>6–8 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Frances Coghlan</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/halloween-workshop-for-6-8-year-olds-tickets-50450768607">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Halloween workshop for 6-8 year olds</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Saturday 27 October, 2–3pm</strong></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Create your own spooky Halloween mask in this workshop for </span><strong>6–8 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Frances Coghlan</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/halloween-workshop-for-6-8-year-olds-tickets-50450768607">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> Light and Structure: Mid-term workshops for 14-16 year olds 2018-10-30T00:00:00+00:00 2018-10-30T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2270-midtermworkshops-2018bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong><span><em>Light and Structure</em>: </span>Mid-term workshops for 14–16 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Tuesday 30 October to Friday 2 November, 11am–1pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Use light to create your images and experiment with three dimensional forms during this four day course for </span><strong>14–16 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle3">led by artist </span><span class="fontstyle4"><strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Fee €45, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/light-and-structure-mid-term-course-for-14-16-year-olds-tickets-50451103609">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong><span><em>Light and Structure</em>: </span>Mid-term workshops for 14–16 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Tuesday 30 October to Friday 2 November, 11am–1pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Use light to create your images and experiment with three dimensional forms during this four day course for </span><strong>14–16 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle3">led by artist </span><span class="fontstyle4"><strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Fee €45, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/light-and-structure-mid-term-course-for-14-16-year-olds-tickets-50451103609">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> Science Week 2018-11-17T00:00:00+00:00 2018-11-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2268-science-week2018bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Science Week workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Saturday 17 November, 2–3 pm</strong></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Be inspired by mountainous landscapes in the Gallery’s collection to create your own active volcano in this art<br />workshop for </span><span class="fontstyle3">6–10 year olds </span><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Jane Fogarty</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/science-week-volcano-art-workshop-for-6-10-year-olds-tickets-50486363071">here.</a> </span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Science Week workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Saturday 17 November, 2–3 pm</strong></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Be inspired by mountainous landscapes in the Gallery’s collection to create your own active volcano in this art<br />workshop for </span><span class="fontstyle3">6–10 year olds </span><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Jane Fogarty</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/science-week-volcano-art-workshop-for-6-10-year-olds-tickets-50486363071">here.</a> </span></p> <p> </p> Experiment with photography 2018-11-24T00:00:00+00:00 2018-11-24T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2265-experimentwithphotography2018bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><em><strong>Experiment with photography</strong></em></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Saturday 24 November 2–3.30pm</strong></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Create your own photograph using the magic of light in this cyanotype workshop for </span><strong>8–11 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle3">with artist </span><strong><span class="fontstyle4">Jane </span><span class="fontstyle4">Fogarty</span></strong><span class="fontstyle3">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Fee €15, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/experiment-with-photography-tickets-50486690049">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> <p><em><strong>Experiment with photography</strong></em></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0"><strong>Saturday 24 November 2–3.30pm</strong></span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Create your own photograph using the magic of light in this cyanotype workshop for </span><strong>8–11 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle3">with artist </span><strong><span class="fontstyle4">Jane </span><span class="fontstyle4">Fogarty</span></strong><span class="fontstyle3">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle3">Fee €15, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/experiment-with-photography-tickets-50486690049">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> Christmas cards workshop for 9-12 year olds 2018-12-08T00:00:00+00:00 2018-12-08T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2274-chirstmascardkids2018bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Christmas cards workshop for 9-12 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 8 December, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Design and make your own embossed Christmas card during this art workshop for </span><strong>9–12 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Janine Davidson</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p>Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/printmaking-christmas-card-workshop-for-9-12-year-olds-tickets-50487198570">here.</a></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Christmas cards workshop for 9-12 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 8 December, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Design and make your own embossed Christmas card during this art workshop for </span><strong>9–12 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Janine Davidson</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p>Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/printmaking-christmas-card-workshop-for-9-12-year-olds-tickets-50487198570">here.</a></p> <p> </p> Christmas decorations workshop for 3-6 year olds 2018-12-15T00:00:00+00:00 2018-12-15T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2276-chirstmasdecorationskids2018bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Christmas decorations workshop for 3-6 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 15 December, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Make colourful and sparkly Christmas decorations in this art workshop for </span><strong>3–6 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Frances Coghlan</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/christmas-decorations-workshop-for-3-6-year-olds-tickets-50490578680">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Christmas decorations workshop for 3-6 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 15 December, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Make colourful and sparkly Christmas decorations in this art workshop for </span><strong>3–6 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">with artist </span><strong>Frances Coghlan</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/christmas-decorations-workshop-for-3-6-year-olds-tickets-50490578680">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> New Year workshop 2018-12-29T00:00:00+00:00 2018-12-29T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2278-newyearfamily2018bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>New Year workshop for families</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 29 December, 2–3.30pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Have a creative start to your New Year’s celebrations during this<strong> family drop in</strong> workshop with artist </span><strong>Olive Knox</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Free, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>New Year workshop for families</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 29 December, 2–3.30pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Have a creative start to your New Year’s celebrations during this<strong> family drop in</strong> workshop with artist </span><strong>Olive Knox</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Free, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</span></p> <p> </p> Winter workshop for 8-10 year olds 2019-01-12T00:00:00+00:00 2019-01-12T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2280-winterworkshop1kids2019bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Shapes of Winter workshop </strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 12 January, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">The delicately dramatic shapes and forms of winter will be the inspiration for this plaster relief workshop for </span><strong>8–10 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">led by artist </span><strong>Kathryn Maguire</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/shapes-of-winter-workshop-for-8-10-year-olds-tickets-50491125315">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Shapes of Winter workshop </strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 12 January, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">The delicately dramatic shapes and forms of winter will be the inspiration for this plaster relief workshop for </span><strong>8–10 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">led by artist </span><strong>Kathryn Maguire</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Fee €7, booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/shapes-of-winter-workshop-for-8-10-year-olds-tickets-50491125315">here. </a></span></p> <p> </p> Winter workshop for 3-6 year olds 2019-01-19T00:00:00+00:00 2019-01-19T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2282-winterworkshop2kids2019bis General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Winter Landscape workshop</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 19 January, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Be inspired by the snowy landscape of Courbet’s painting </span><em>Diligence in the Snow </em><span class="fontstyle2">during this wintery workshop for </span><strong>3–6 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">led by artist </span><strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span>Fee €7,</span><span class="fontstyle2">booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/snowy-landscape-workshop-for-3-6-year-olds-tickets-50491454299">here</a>. </span></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Winter Landscape workshop</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 19 January, 2–3pm</strong></p> <p><span class="fontstyle2">Be inspired by the snowy landscape of Courbet’s painting </span><em>Diligence in the Snow </em><span class="fontstyle2">during this wintery workshop for </span><strong>3–6 year olds </strong><span class="fontstyle2">led by artist </span><strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong><span class="fontstyle2">.</span></p> <p><span>Fee €7,</span><span class="fontstyle2">booking through eventbrite.ie required <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/snowy-landscape-workshop-for-3-6-year-olds-tickets-50491454299">here</a>. </span></p> <p> </p> Wonder Club: Visual Thinking Strategies 2019-01-26T00:00:00+00:00 2019-01-26T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2257-vtschildren26jan-2 Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Visual Thinking Strategies</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 26 January, 3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) tour for children with <strong>Claire Halpin</strong> and have your say on artworks in the Gallery’s collection and temporary exhibitions.</p> <p>Free, although booking is required through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278654810">eventbrite.ie <span>https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278654810</span></a></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0">Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a teaching method designed to enable learners to develop aesthetic and language literacy and critical thinking skills. <span>For more information on the background to VTS please see </span><a href="https://vtshome.org/">www.vtshome.org</a><span> and </span><a href="http://www.dublincityartsoffice.ie/supporting-communities/programmes-for-children-young-people/visual-thinking-strategies">Dublin City Arts Office's website on VTS</a><span>. The Hugh Lane Gallery is an associate partner of the DCC Arts Office EU funded education project 'Permission to Wonder'.</span></span></p> <div><span class="fontstyle0"><br /></span></div> <p> </p> <p><strong>Visual Thinking Strategies</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 26 January, 3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) tour for children with <strong>Claire Halpin</strong> and have your say on artworks in the Gallery’s collection and temporary exhibitions.</p> <p>Free, although booking is required through <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278654810">eventbrite.ie <span>https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/wonder-club-visual-thinking-strategies-childrens-tour-tickets-50278654810</span></a></p> <p><span class="fontstyle0">Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a teaching method designed to enable learners to develop aesthetic and language literacy and critical thinking skills. <span>For more information on the background to VTS please see </span><a href="https://vtshome.org/">www.vtshome.org</a><span> and </span><a href="http://www.dublincityartsoffice.ie/supporting-communities/programmes-for-children-young-people/visual-thinking-strategies">Dublin City Arts Office's website on VTS</a><span>. The Hugh Lane Gallery is an associate partner of the DCC Arts Office EU funded education project 'Permission to Wonder'.</span></span></p> <div><span class="fontstyle0"><br /></span></div> <p> </p>