Past 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/past 2018-07-22T11:05:18+00:00 Point Blank Early Years Summer Camp for 1-3 year olds 2018-07-17T00:00:00+00:00 2018-07-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2136-summer-camp-for-1-3-year-olds-2018 Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Early Years Summer Camp for 1-3 year olds - FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p>Tuesday 17 - Friday 20 July, 11am-Noon</p> <p>During this four day summer camp for 1-3 year olds with artists <strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong> and <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong> we will be exploring sights and sounds and be immersed in a sensory world of simple shapes, colours and textures.<br /><br />Fee €22.<em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/early-years-summer-camp-for-1-3-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46102893997" target="_blank">To book your place, please register via Eventbrite, here.</a></em></p> <p><strong>Early Years Summer Camp for 1-3 year olds - FULLY BOOKED</strong></p> <p>Tuesday 17 - Friday 20 July, 11am-Noon</p> <p>During this four day summer camp for 1-3 year olds with artists <strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong> and <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong> we will be exploring sights and sounds and be immersed in a sensory world of simple shapes, colours and textures.<br /><br />Fee €22.<em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/early-years-summer-camp-for-1-3-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46102893997" target="_blank">To book your place, please register via Eventbrite, here.</a></em></p> Summer Camp for 6-10 year olds 2018-07-10T00:00:00+00:00 2018-07-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2135-summer-camp-for-6-10-year-olds-2018 Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Summer Camp for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p>Tuesday 10 - Friday 13 July, 10.30am-Noon</p> <p>From imaginary landscapes to sculpting a mountain we will be exploring the wonderful world of nature in this summer camp for 6-10 year olds with artists <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>, <strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong>,<strong> Kathryn Maguire</strong> and <strong>Marie Farrington</strong>.<br /><br />Fee €44.<em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/summer-camp-for-6-10-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46102705433" target="_blank">To book your place, please register via Eventbrite, here.</a></em></p> <p><strong>Summer Camp for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p>Tuesday 10 - Friday 13 July, 10.30am-Noon</p> <p>From imaginary landscapes to sculpting a mountain we will be exploring the wonderful world of nature in this summer camp for 6-10 year olds with artists <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>, <strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong>,<strong> Kathryn Maguire</strong> and <strong>Marie Farrington</strong>.<br /><br />Fee €44.<em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> <a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/summer-camp-for-6-10-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46102705433" target="_blank">To book your place, please register via Eventbrite, here.</a></em></p> Sunday Sketching - Gestures and Expressions 2018-06-24T00:00:00+00:00 2018-06-24T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2072-sunday-sketching-gestures-and-expressions Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <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> Cruinniú na nÓg 2018-06-23T00:00:00+00:00 2018-06-23T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2129-crinniu-na-nog-2018 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Cruinniú na nÓg: Mid-Summer at the Hugh Lane </strong></p> <p>Saturday 23 June, 11am-4pm</p> <p>Join us for <strong><em>Cruinniú na nÓg</em></strong> and celebrate mid-summer with free drop-in artist-led workshops, special themed tours, and the launch of our youth glass project.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Cruinniú na nÓg: Mid-Summer at the Hugh Lane </strong></p> <p>Saturday 23 June, 11am-4pm</p> <p>Join us for <strong><em>Cruinniú na nÓg</em></strong> and celebrate mid-summer with free drop-in artist-led workshops, special themed tours, and the launch of our youth glass project.</p> <p> </p> Sunday Sketching - Exploring the Francis Bacon Studio 2018-06-17T00:00:00+00:00 2018-06-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2071-sunday-sketching-exploring-the-francis-bacon-studio Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <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> Portfolio Taster Art Course for 14-17 year olds 2018-06-12T00:00:00+00:00 2018-06-12T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2133-portfolio14-17-year-olds Jessica O'Donnell jodonnell.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Portfolio Taster Art Course for 14-17 year olds</strong></p> <p>12-22 June, 11am-1pm (Tues-Fridays)</p> <p>During this two week ‘portfolio taster course’ with artist <strong>Elaine Leader</strong> we will experiment with a wide range of materials, processes and techniques including drawing, collage, painting, mixed media, printmaking, as well as ideas development and how to use research notebooks and sketchbooks. This is suitable for students aged 14-17, who may be working on a portfolio for art and design study or just be interested in trying and developing new creative skills. All levels welcome! <strong>Fee €87, </strong>booking required.</p> <p><a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/portfolio-taster-art-course-for-14-17-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46102363410"><em>To book your place: </em>please go to the Eventbrite here. </a></p> <p>Please note: payment must be made at the time of booking to confirm your place.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Portfolio Taster Art Course for 14-17 year olds</strong></p> <p>12-22 June, 11am-1pm (Tues-Fridays)</p> <p>During this two week ‘portfolio taster course’ with artist <strong>Elaine Leader</strong> we will experiment with a wide range of materials, processes and techniques including drawing, collage, painting, mixed media, printmaking, as well as ideas development and how to use research notebooks and sketchbooks. This is suitable for students aged 14-17, who may be working on a portfolio for art and design study or just be interested in trying and developing new creative skills. All levels welcome! <strong>Fee €87, </strong>booking required.</p> <p><a href="https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/portfolio-taster-art-course-for-14-17-year-olds-the-hugh-lane-tickets-46102363410"><em>To book your place: </em>please go to the Eventbrite here. </a></p> <p>Please note: payment must be made at the time of booking to confirm your place.</p> <p> </p> Sunday Sketching - Townscapes and Landscapes 2018-06-10T00:00:00+00:00 2018-06-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2068-sunday-sketching-townscapes-and-landscapes Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <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 - Exploring Light and Shadow 2018-06-03T00:00:00+00:00 2018-06-03T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2066-sunday-sketching-exploring-light-and-shadow-3-june-2018 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <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 - Tall, Small, Minuscule 2018-05-27T00:00:00+00:00 2018-05-27T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2012-sunday-sketching-tall-small-minuscule Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>How to draws things that have different sizes and how would they look like altogether on your paper? <span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Join us for this Sunday Sketching</span><em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> Tall, Small, Minuscule</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> </span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">to explore scale</span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> </span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">with artist Kathryn Maguire.</span></p> <p>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.</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>How to draws things that have different sizes and how would they look like altogether on your paper? <span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Join us for this Sunday Sketching</span><em style="font-size: 12.16px;"> Tall, Small, Minuscule</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> </span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">to explore scale</span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> </span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">with artist Kathryn Maguire.</span></p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Sunday Sketching - Waves and Sand Dunes 2018-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 2018-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2011-sunday-sketching-waves-and-sand-dunes Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>What makes a landscape painting? colours, shapes, textures help to recognise what was depicted by the artist. Let's be inspired by painter Nathaniel Hone for this Sunday Sketching session and observe <em>Waves and Sand Dunes </em>closely with artist Ashleigh Downey.</p> <p>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.</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>What makes a landscape painting? colours, shapes, textures help to recognise what was depicted by the artist. Let's be inspired by painter Nathaniel Hone for this Sunday Sketching session and observe <em>Waves and Sand Dunes </em>closely with artist Ashleigh Downey.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> National Drawing Day: Mini-Museum 2018-05-19T00:00:00+00:00 2018-05-19T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1966-national-drawing-day-mini-museum Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 19 May, 2-3pm</strong></p> <p><strong>National Drawing Day: Mini-Museum</strong></p> <p>Join us to create your own mini-artwork to be displayed in a mini-museum in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist <strong>Rebecca Shelford</strong>.</p> <p>Fee €5. Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Saturday 19 May, 2-3pm</strong></p> <p><strong>National Drawing Day: Mini-Museum</strong></p> <p>Join us to create your own mini-artwork to be displayed in a mini-museum in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist <strong>Rebecca Shelford</strong>.</p> <p>Fee €5. Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p> </p> Sunday Sketching - My portrait 2018-05-13T00:00:00+00:00 2018-05-13T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2008-sunday-sketching-my-portrait Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Focus on face features during this Sunday Sketching session named<em> My portrait </em>and explore the art of self-portrait through drawing with artist Yvonne Pettitt.</p> <p>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.</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>Focus on face features during this Sunday Sketching session named<em> My portrait </em>and explore the art of self-portrait through drawing with artist Yvonne Pettitt.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Bealtaine Festival: Cards of Encouragement 2018-05-12T00:00:00+00:00 2018-05-12T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2022-bealtaine-festival-cards-of-encouragement-3 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Bealtaine Festival: Celebrating Creativity in Older Age</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 12 May, 2-3:30pm</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Cards of Encouragement</strong></em></p> <p>Bring an older relative with you for this card making workshop led by artist <strong>Rebecca Shelford</strong>. When you have finished making your card, pen words of encouragement to exchange with one another.</p> <p>Fee €5. Booking required.</p> <p><strong>Bealtaine Festival: Celebrating Creativity in Older Age</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 12 May, 2-3:30pm</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Cards of Encouragement</strong></em></p> <p>Bring an older relative with you for this card making workshop led by artist <strong>Rebecca Shelford</strong>. When you have finished making your card, pen words of encouragement to exchange with one another.</p> <p>Fee €5. Booking required.</p> Sunday Sketching - Red + Blue 2018-05-06T00:00:00+00:00 2018-05-06T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2007-sunday-sketching-red-blue Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>The vibrant colours of Brian Duggan's neon light artwork will inspire this Sunday Sketching Session <em>Red + Blue. </em>Explore contrasts with artist Kathryn Maguire and let the lines fill the space of the page.</p> <p>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.</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>The vibrant colours of Brian Duggan's neon light artwork will inspire this Sunday Sketching Session <em>Red + Blue. </em>Explore contrasts with artist Kathryn Maguire and let the lines fill the space of the page.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Sunday Sketching - Hats & Styles 2018-04-29T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-29T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2006-sunday-sketching-hats-styles Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Looking at <em>Hats & Styles</em> with artist Barbara O'Connell will make this Sunday Sketching very fashionable! Come join us to design you own fashion drawing!</p> <p>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.</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>Looking at <em>Hats & Styles</em> with artist Barbara O'Connell will make this Sunday Sketching very fashionable! Come join us to design you own fashion drawing!</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Sunday Sketching - Bridge & City 2018-04-22T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-22T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2005-sunday-sketching-bridge-city Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Let your imagination flow through the city during this Sunday sketching <em>Bridge & City</em> with artist Yvonne Pettitt. Inspired by Claude Monet, we will look at composition and colours of the cityscape of London and create our own city on paper!</p> <p>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.</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>Let your imagination flow through the city during this Sunday sketching <em>Bridge & City</em> with artist Yvonne Pettitt. Inspired by Claude Monet, we will look at composition and colours of the cityscape of London and create our own city on paper!</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Portraits inspired by the exhibition Keeper 2018-04-21T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-21T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2009-portraits-inspired-by-the-exhibition-keeper-1 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 21 April, 2-3pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Portrait Workshop</strong></p> <p>Be inspired by <strong>Amanda Dunsmore’s exhibition <em>Keeper </em></strong>and explore the theme of portraits through the medium of drawing in this art workshop for 10-14 year olds with artist <strong>Beth O'Halloran</strong>.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5</strong>. Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Saturday 21 April, 2-3pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Portrait Workshop</strong></p> <p>Be inspired by <strong>Amanda Dunsmore’s exhibition <em>Keeper </em></strong>and explore the theme of portraits through the medium of drawing in this art workshop for 10-14 year olds with artist <strong>Beth O'Halloran</strong>.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5</strong>. Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p> </p> Sunday Sketching - At the market 2018-04-15T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-15T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2002-sunday-sketching-at-the-market Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Spend an afternoon drawing <em>At the market</em> with artist Olive Knox. Be inspired by painter Walter Osborne and observe how he visually describes inhabitants and streets of Dublin at that particular time.</p> <p>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.</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>Spend an afternoon drawing <em>At the market</em> with artist Olive Knox. Be inspired by painter Walter Osborne and observe how he visually describes inhabitants and streets of Dublin at that particular time.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Sunday Sketching - Journey in the countryside 2018-04-08T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-08T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2000-sunday-sketching-journey-in-the-countryside Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session spend a <em>Journey in the countryside</em> accompanied by artist Jane Fogarty while looking at landscapes and colours depicted by artists of the collection.</p> <p>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.</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>During this Sunday Sketching session spend a <em>Journey in the countryside</em> accompanied by artist Jane Fogarty while looking at landscapes and colours depicted by artists of the collection.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Early Years Workshop: 1-3 Year Olds 2018-04-05T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-05T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1972-early-years-workshop-1-3-year-olds-2 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Thursdays 5 -26 April, 11am-Noon</strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Early Years Workshop: 1-3 Years Olds</strong></p> <p><em><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Colourful Textures</strong></em></p> <p>Inspired by the gallery’s collection, we will play with texture, line and colour with artist <strong>Jane Fogarty. </strong>On this journey, we will make, touch, experiment, see, discover and be fully immersed in a sensory world of simple shapes, colours and textures.</p> <p><strong>Fee €20 </strong>for four weeks or €5 per class. Booking required.</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Thursdays 5 -26 April, 11am-Noon</strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Early Years Workshop: 1-3 Years Olds</strong></p> <p><em><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Colourful Textures</strong></em></p> <p>Inspired by the gallery’s collection, we will play with texture, line and colour with artist <strong>Jane Fogarty. </strong>On this journey, we will make, touch, experiment, see, discover and be fully immersed in a sensory world of simple shapes, colours and textures.</p> <p><strong>Fee €20 </strong>for four weeks or €5 per class. Booking required.</p> Sunday Sketching - Blooming clouds 2018-04-01T00:00:00+00:00 2018-04-01T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1998-sundaysketchingblooming-clouds Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Celebrate Easter Sunday at the gallery during this Sunday Sketching session <em>Blooming Clouds. </em>Particular day of the year to celebrate blossoms and blooming nature all around, why not looking at a paintings of skies flowering with clouds? accompanied by artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p>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.</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>Celebrate Easter Sunday at the gallery during this Sunday Sketching session <em>Blooming Clouds. </em>Particular day of the year to celebrate blossoms and blooming nature all around, why not looking at a paintings of skies flowering with clouds? accompanied by artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> At Sunrise 2018-03-31T00:00:00+00:00 2018-03-31T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1965-at-sunrise-workshop Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 31 March, 2-3pm </strong></p> <p><em><strong>At Sunrise</strong></em></p> <p>Create a colourful stained glass composition inspired by James Scanlon’s <em>Study No. 2 for Miró </em>in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist <strong>Barbara O’Connell</strong>.</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Fee €5.</strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><br /><img src="images/1696_scanlon_j.jpg" border="0" /><br /></span></p> <p><strong>Saturday 31 March, 2-3pm </strong></p> <p><em><strong>At Sunrise</strong></em></p> <p>Create a colourful stained glass composition inspired by James Scanlon’s <em>Study No. 2 for Miró </em>in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist <strong>Barbara O’Connell</strong>.</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Fee €5.</strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"><br /><img src="images/1696_scanlon_j.jpg" border="0" /><br /></span></p> Sunday Sketching - Afternoon tea 2018-03-25T00:00:00+00:00 2018-03-25T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2016-sunday-sketching-afternoon-tea Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>A perfect Sunday afternoon spent at the gallery drawing from Walter Osborne's painting and accompanied by artist Olive Knox during this sketching session: <em>Afternoon tea.</em></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>A perfect Sunday afternoon spent at the gallery drawing from Walter Osborne's painting and accompanied by artist Olive Knox during this sketching session: <em>Afternoon tea.</em></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 - Spring is here! 2018-03-18T00:00:00+00:00 2018-03-18T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2015-sunday-sketching-spring-is-here Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p><em>Spring is here! </em>and shall we celebrate the new season with a lovely sketching session within the beautiful architecture of the Gallery. Join us and bring the sun along!</p> <p>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.</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><em>Spring is here! </em>and shall we celebrate the new season with a lovely sketching session within the beautiful architecture of the Gallery. Join us and bring the sun along!</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Sunday Sketching - Seashells on the Seashore 2018-03-11T00:00:00+00:00 2018-03-11T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2014-sunday-sketching-seashells-on-the-seashore Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>When rhymes becomes visual, let's look at <em>Seashells on the Seashore</em> with artist Marie Farrington during this Sunday Sketching. Together we will look at paintings of beach and sea landscapes to build up our drawing.</p> <p>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.</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>When rhymes becomes visual, let's look at <em>Seashells on the Seashore</em> with artist Marie Farrington during this Sunday Sketching. Together we will look at paintings of beach and sea landscapes to build up our drawing.</p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> St Patrick's Festival: Parade Flags 2018-03-10T00:00:00+00:00 2018-03-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1971-st-patricks-festival-parade-flags Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 10 March, 2-4pm </strong></p> <p><strong>St Patrick's Festival:<em> Parade Flags</em></strong></p> <p>Get ready for St Patrick’s Day during this drop in family workshop led by artist <strong>Barbara O’Connell</strong>. Let's make our own fun flags for the parade with our own crests and patterns on them!</p> <p>Free, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 10 March, 2-4pm </strong></p> <p><strong>St Patrick's Festival:<em> Parade Flags</em></strong></p> <p>Get ready for St Patrick’s Day during this drop in family workshop led by artist <strong>Barbara O’Connell</strong>. Let's make our own fun flags for the parade with our own crests and patterns on them!</p> <p>Free, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> Sunday Sketching - Draw me a dog 2018-03-04T00:00:00+00:00 2018-03-04T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2013-sunday-sketching-draw-me-a-dog Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Celebrate the Chinese New Year during the last day of Dublin Chinese Festival and join us at the Gallery for this special Sunday Sketching celebrating the year of the dog -<em style="font-size: 12.16px;">Draw me a Dog </em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">will be</span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> inspired by artworks where the </span><em style="font-size: 12.16px;">dog </em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">is represented, such as painting by Sean Keating and sculpture of John Kindness.</span></p> <p>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.</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>Celebrate the Chinese New Year during the last day of Dublin Chinese Festival and join us at the Gallery for this special Sunday Sketching celebrating the year of the dog -<em style="font-size: 12.16px;">Draw me a Dog </em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">will be</span><span style="font-size: 12.16px;"> inspired by artworks where the </span><em style="font-size: 12.16px;">dog </em><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">is represented, such as painting by Sean Keating and sculpture of John Kindness.</span></p> <p>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.</p> <p><strong>Admission free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</strong></p> Early Years Workshop: 1-3 Year Olds 2018-02-27T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-27T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2004-early-years-workshop-1-3-year-olds-ashleigh-2 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Tuesdays 27 February -20 March, 11am-Noon</strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Early Years Workshop: 1-3 Years Olds</strong></p> <p>Join ecological artist <strong>Ashleigh Downey </strong>during this four week course on a sensory journey of sights, sounds, smells and textures from nature’s garden. Through nature based art activities and storytelling, a creative connection with nature will be encouraged.</p> <p><strong>Fee €20 </strong>for four weeks or €5 per class. Booking required.</p> <p>Tuesday 27 February <em>Birds</em></p> <p>Together we will make a large nest from natural materials, and look at the marks of birds that we created. We will explore the senses through nature play inspired by Un Matin painting by William Leech.</p> <p>Tuesday 6 March <em>Nests</em></p> <p>Participants will explore the senses through material play and by looking at Towards Night and Winter by painter Frank O’Meara. We will create colourful bird baskets and together explore collective drawing and mark-making.</p> <p>Tuesday 13 March <em>Growth</em></p> <p>Looking at Mrs Lavery Sketchting by Sir John Lavery, we will explore our senses through plant discovery and tactile play. Drawing on nature to create pictures and plant seeds to grow and nurture at home.</p> <p>Tuesday 20 March <em>Nature</em></p> <p>We will observe Sean Scully’s paintings and create nature inspired prints using clay and natural found foliage. A tactile workshop to awaken our sense of curiosity!</p> <div id="_mcePaste" class="mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-ascii-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-hansi-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family: "Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font: minor-bidi; color: black; mso-themecolor: text1; mso-ansi-language: EN-IE; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Join ecological artist <strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong> during this four week course on a sensory journey of sights, sounds, smells and textures from nature’s garden.  Through nature based art activities and storytelling, a creative connection with nature will be encouraged. </span></div> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Tuesdays 27 February -20 March, 11am-Noon</strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Early Years Workshop: 1-3 Years Olds</strong></p> <p>Join ecological artist <strong>Ashleigh Downey </strong>during this four week course on a sensory journey of sights, sounds, smells and textures from nature’s garden. Through nature based art activities and storytelling, a creative connection with nature will be encouraged.</p> <p><strong>Fee €20 </strong>for four weeks or €5 per class. Booking required.</p> <p>Tuesday 27 February <em>Birds</em></p> <p>Together we will make a large nest from natural materials, and look at the marks of birds that we created. We will explore the senses through nature play inspired by Un Matin painting by William Leech.</p> <p>Tuesday 6 March <em>Nests</em></p> <p>Participants will explore the senses through material play and by looking at Towards Night and Winter by painter Frank O’Meara. We will create colourful bird baskets and together explore collective drawing and mark-making.</p> <p>Tuesday 13 March <em>Growth</em></p> <p>Looking at Mrs Lavery Sketchting by Sir John Lavery, we will explore our senses through plant discovery and tactile play. Drawing on nature to create pictures and plant seeds to grow and nurture at home.</p> <p>Tuesday 20 March <em>Nature</em></p> <p>We will observe Sean Scully’s paintings and create nature inspired prints using clay and natural found foliage. A tactile workshop to awaken our sense of curiosity!</p> <div id="_mcePaste" class="mcePaste" style="position: absolute; left: -10000px; top: 0px; width: 1px; height: 1px; overflow: hidden;"><span style="font-size: 12.0pt; line-height: 115%; font-family: "Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-ascii-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-hansi-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family: "Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font: minor-bidi; color: black; mso-themecolor: text1; mso-ansi-language: EN-IE; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">Join ecological artist <strong>Ashleigh Downey</strong> during this four week course on a sensory journey of sights, sounds, smells and textures from nature’s garden.  Through nature based art activities and storytelling, a creative connection with nature will be encouraged. </span></div> Sunday Sketching - Wildlife 2018-02-25T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-25T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2020-sunday-sketching-wildlife Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Where will we find <em>Wildlife </em>in the gallery on a Sunday afternoon? Look around and spy with your eye the wildlife that is hidden in our permanent collection or in the architecture of the building and make drawings of it with artist Barbara O'Connell.</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>Where will we find <em>Wildlife </em>in the gallery on a Sunday afternoon? Look around and spy with your eye the wildlife that is hidden in our permanent collection or in the architecture of the building and make drawings of it with artist Barbara O'Connell.</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> Chinese New Year: Patterns and Stamps 2018-02-24T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-24T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1970-chinese-new-year-patterns-and-stamps Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 24 February, 2-4pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Chinese New Year 2018: Year of the Dog</strong></p> <p>Explore patterns with artist <strong>Barbara O’Connell</strong> and create your own stamp to design motifs inspired by Chinese prints.</p> <p>Drop in, free family workshop. No booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 24 February, 2-4pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Chinese New Year 2018: Year of the Dog</strong></p> <p>Explore patterns with artist <strong>Barbara O’Connell</strong> and create your own stamp to design motifs inspired by Chinese prints.</p> <p>Drop in, free family workshop. No booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> Sunday Sketching - Fields of colours 2018-02-18T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-18T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2019-sunday-sketching-field-of-colours Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>A colour next to another, next to another might create a field of colours! Be inspired by abstract paintings created by Sean Scully and let your colourful imagination guide you with artist Ashleigh Downey.</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>A colour next to another, next to another might create a field of colours! Be inspired by abstract paintings created by Sean Scully and let your colourful imagination guide you with artist Ashleigh Downey.</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> Festival of Russian Culture: Balala! 2018-02-17T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1964-festival-of-russian-culture-balala Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 17 February, 2-3pm </strong></p> <p><strong>Festival of Russian Culture</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Balala!</strong></em></p> <p>Join us to create your own balalaika made out of everyday material in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds led by artist <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>. A balalaika is a type of musical instrument with a three-sided body and three strings, played especially in Russia.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 17 February, 2-3pm </strong></p> <p><strong>Festival of Russian Culture</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Balala!</strong></em></p> <p>Join us to create your own balalaika made out of everyday material in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds led by artist <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>. A balalaika is a type of musical instrument with a three-sided body and three strings, played especially in Russia.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> Mid-Term Art Workshops: Ages 8-11 2018-02-15T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-15T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1968-mid-term-art-workshops-ages-8-11 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Thursday 15 February - Friday 16 February, 10.30am-12pm </strong></p> <p><em><strong>What's the Matter?</strong></em></p> <p>Have fun sculpting, assembling and carving volumes and forms during this two day sculpture course for 8-11 year olds led by artists <strong>Kathryn Maguire</strong> and <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>.</p> <p><strong>Fee €20</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p><strong>Thursday 15 February - Friday 16 February, 10.30am-12pm </strong></p> <p><em><strong>What's the Matter?</strong></em></p> <p>Have fun sculpting, assembling and carving volumes and forms during this two day sculpture course for 8-11 year olds led by artists <strong>Kathryn Maguire</strong> and <strong>Jane Fogarty</strong>.</p> <p><strong>Fee €20</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> Mid-Term Art Workshop: Ages 12-14 2018-02-15T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-15T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1969-mid-term-art-workshops-ages-12-14 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Thursday 15 February - Friday 16 February, 1-3pm</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Around the World</strong></em></p> <p>Create your own map and explore printmaking as well as animation processes during this two day course for 12-14 year olds<strong> </strong>with artist <strong>Janine Davidson.</strong></p> <p><strong>Fee €20</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> <p><strong>Thursday 15 February - Friday 16 February, 1-3pm</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Around the World</strong></em></p> <p>Create your own map and explore printmaking as well as animation processes during this two day course for 12-14 year olds<strong> </strong>with artist <strong>Janine Davidson.</strong></p> <p><strong>Fee €20</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book please call 01 222 5550.</p> Sunday Sketching - Streets Scenes 2018-02-11T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-11T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2018-sunday-sketching-street-scenes Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p><em>Street scenes</em> will inspire our Sunday Sketching session today by looking at paintings that describe streets and their scenery from a village, city, town...with artist Kathryn Maguire.</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><em>Street scenes</em> will inspire our Sunday Sketching session today by looking at paintings that describe streets and their scenery from a village, city, town...with artist Kathryn Maguire.</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> Valentine's Day Cards, Inspired by Harry Clarke 2018-02-10T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1973-valentines-day-cards-inspired-by-harry-clarke Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 10 February, 2-3pm </strong></p> <p><em><strong>Valentine's Day Cards, Inspired by Harry Clarke</strong></em></p> <p>Just in time for St Valentine’s Day, create a special and unique card inspired by Harry Clarke during this printmaking workshop for 7-10 year olds with artist <strong>Janine Davidson</strong>.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5</strong>, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 10 February, 2-3pm </strong></p> <p><em><strong>Valentine's Day Cards, Inspired by Harry Clarke</strong></em></p> <p>Just in time for St Valentine’s Day, create a special and unique card inspired by Harry Clarke during this printmaking workshop for 7-10 year olds with artist <strong>Janine Davidson</strong>.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5</strong>, no booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> Citywide Reading Campaign: Reading by the Author and Illustration Demonstration 2018-02-10T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1963-citywide-reading-campaign Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 10 February, 3-4pm </strong></p> <p><strong><em>Making Millions: </em></strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Reading by the Author and Illustration Demonstration</strong></p> <p>As part of the Citywide Reading Campaign, join author<strong> Erika McGann</strong> who will read from her book <em>Making Millions</em> followed by a Q&A. Erika will be accompanied by illustrator <strong>Vince Reid</strong>, who will discuss the illustrations he made for Erika’s book as well as lead a practical demonstration on what it takes to make a great illustration! Suitable for ages 6-10.</p> <p><em>Free, no booking required although numbers may be limited. </em></p> <p><strong>Saturday 10 February, 3-4pm </strong></p> <p><strong><em>Making Millions: </em></strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Reading by the Author and Illustration Demonstration</strong></p> <p>As part of the Citywide Reading Campaign, join author<strong> Erika McGann</strong> who will read from her book <em>Making Millions</em> followed by a Q&A. Erika will be accompanied by illustrator <strong>Vince Reid</strong>, who will discuss the illustrations he made for Erika’s book as well as lead a practical demonstration on what it takes to make a great illustration! Suitable for ages 6-10.</p> <p><em>Free, no booking required although numbers may be limited. </em></p> Sunday Sketching - Winter Landscape 2018-02-04T00:00:00+00:00 2018-02-04T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/2017-sunday-sketching-winter-landscape Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>Winter is still around, and why not spend some time in the gallery to look at the painting of Gustave Courbet and draw your imaginary <em>Winter Landscape</em> during this Sunday Sketching session with artist Barbara O'Connell.</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>Winter is still around, and why not spend some time in the gallery to look at the painting of Gustave Courbet and draw your imaginary <em>Winter Landscape</em> during this Sunday Sketching session with artist Barbara O'Connell.</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 -Art Vitamins! Colour me healthy 2018-01-28T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-28T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1899-sundaysketchingart-vitamins-colour-me-healthy Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session, get your energy back and join us for<em> Art Vitamins! Colour me healthy</em> with artist Barbara O’Connell.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session, get your energy back and join us for<em> Art Vitamins! Colour me healthy</em> with artist Barbara O’Connell.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Sunday Sketching - Renoir and Lavery: Parapluies et ombrelles! 2018-01-21T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-21T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1898-sundaysketchingrenoir-and-lavery-parapluies-et-ombrelles Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em><span class="fontstyle0">Renoir and Lavery: </span></em><span class="fontstyle2"><em>Parapluies et ombrelles!</em><br /></span><span class="fontstyle0">combine colours, weather and accessories in your drawings with artist Frances Coghlan</span></p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em><span class="fontstyle0">Renoir and Lavery: </span></em><span class="fontstyle2"><em>Parapluies et ombrelles!</em><br /></span><span class="fontstyle0">combine colours, weather and accessories in your drawings with artist Frances Coghlan</span></p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Art workshop 3-6 year olds - Harry Clarke's stained glass window 2018-01-20T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1821-artworkshopharryclarke Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 20 January / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</span></strong></p> <p>for 3-6 year olds</p> <p>Be inspired by the jellyfish and other sea creatures in Harry Clarke’s<em> Eve of St Agnes</em> window in this art workshop with artist <strong>Emma O’Toole</strong>.</p> <p><span><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</span></p> <p><span>Parents must stay during the workshop.</span></p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 January / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</span></strong></p> <p>for 3-6 year olds</p> <p>Be inspired by the jellyfish and other sea creatures in Harry Clarke’s<em> Eve of St Agnes</em> window in this art workshop with artist <strong>Emma O’Toole</strong>.</p> <p><span><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</span></p> <p><span>Parents must stay during the workshop.</span></p> Sunday Sketching - Trees and nature 2018-01-14T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-14T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1897-sundaysketchingtrees-and-nature Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <span class="fontstyle0"><em>Trees and nature, </em>feel inspired by our collection and nature with </span><span class="fontstyle2">artist Marie Farrington.</span></p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <span class="fontstyle0"><em>Trees and nature, </em>feel inspired by our collection and nature with </span><span class="fontstyle2">artist Marie Farrington.</span></p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Sunday Sketching - Seated, standing, walking 2018-01-07T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-07T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1896-sundaysketchingseated-standing-walking Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Seated, standing, walking, </em>explore with artist Ashleigh Downey how movement is depicted in various artworks from the gallery's collection.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Seated, standing, walking, </em>explore with artist Ashleigh Downey how movement is depicted in various artworks from the gallery's collection.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Art workshop 6-10 year olds - Celebrate Epiphany 2018-01-06T00:00:00+00:00 2018-01-06T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1820-workshopepiphany Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 6 January / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</span></strong></p> <p>for 6-10 year olds</p> <p>Celebrate <em>Epiphany </em>by making your own character inspired by the Three Wise Kings, La Befana, Galette des rois and Women’s Little Christmas in this art workshop with artist Olive Knox.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 6 January / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</span></strong></p> <p>for 6-10 year olds</p> <p>Celebrate <em>Epiphany </em>by making your own character inspired by the Three Wise Kings, La Befana, Galette des rois and Women’s Little Christmas in this art workshop with artist Olive Knox.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</p> Shine through 2018! Family workshop with Janine Davidson 2017-12-30T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-30T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1817-newyears2018 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 30 December, </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">1-3pm</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Shine Through 2018!</strong></em></p> <p>Get ready to start a New Year and experiment with reflections of light and shadows with artist <strong>Janine Davidson</strong>.</p> <p>Drop in Family workshop.</p> <p><strong>Free.</strong> No booking required, although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 30 December, </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">1-3pm</strong></p> <p><em><strong>Shine Through 2018!</strong></em></p> <p>Get ready to start a New Year and experiment with reflections of light and shadows with artist <strong>Janine Davidson</strong>.</p> <p>Drop in Family workshop.</p> <p><strong>Free.</strong> No booking required, although numbers may be limited.</p> Sunday Sketching - Decorative flowers bouquet 2017-12-17T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1895-sundaysketchingdecorative-flowers-bouquet Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Decorative Flowers bouquet, </em>enjoy drawing composition and colours from flowers and decorative objects with artist Yvonne Pettitt.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Decorative Flowers bouquet, </em>enjoy drawing composition and colours from flowers and decorative objects with artist Yvonne Pettitt.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Christmas art workshop for 10-14 year olds - Galaxy 2017-12-16T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-16T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1816-christmasworkshopgalaxy Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 16 December / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p><strong><em>Galaxy</em>: </strong>Make your own Christmas decorations inspired by the moon, stars and our galaxy in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist Ashleigh Downey. As well as bringing them home with you can add some of your decorations to the Hugh Lane Christmas tree if you would like!</p> <p><strong>Fee €5. </strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</span></p> <p><strong>Saturday 16 December / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p><strong><em>Galaxy</em>: </strong>Make your own Christmas decorations inspired by the moon, stars and our galaxy in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist Ashleigh Downey. As well as bringing them home with you can add some of your decorations to the Hugh Lane Christmas tree if you would like!</p> <p><strong>Fee €5. </strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</span></p> Sunday Sketching - Lights at night 2017-12-10T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1894-sundaysketchinglightsatnight Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Lights at night, </em>together artist Ashleigh Downey look at lights and how they are depicted at night time...glowing, shining, bright or subtle in different artworks from the collection.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Lights at night, </em>together artist Ashleigh Downey look at lights and how they are depicted at night time...glowing, shining, bright or subtle in different artworks from the collection.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Art workshop for 9-12 years old - Constellation 2017-12-09T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-09T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1813-christmasworkshopconstellation Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 9 December / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p>for 9-12 year olds</p> <p><em>Constellation</em>: <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Design your own embossed card inspired by stars and night skies during this art workshop with artist Janine Davidson.</span></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Fee €5. </span></strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</span></p> <p><strong>Saturday 9 December / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p>for 9-12 year olds</p> <p><em>Constellation</em>: <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Design your own embossed card inspired by stars and night skies during this art workshop with artist Janine Davidson.</span></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Fee €5. </span></strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</span></p> Sunday Sketching - Cottage by the lake 2017-12-03T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-03T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1893-sundaysketchingcottage-by-the-lake Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Cottage by the lake</em> inspired by Paul Henry, draw from Irish landscapes and views with artist Barbara O’Connell</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> <p>Drop in family workshop / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">3-4pm</span></p> <p>During this Sunday Sketching session <em>Cottage by the lake</em> inspired by Paul Henry, draw from Irish landscapes and views with artist Barbara O’Connell</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p>