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 2017-12-15T10:24:50+00:00 Point Blank 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> Art workshop for 10-14 year olds - Winter construction 2017-12-02T00:00:00+00:00 2017-12-02T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1811-christmasworkshopwinterconstruction Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 2 December / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</span></strong></p> <p>for 10-14 year olds</p> <p><em>Winter construction</em>: During this workshop for with artist Marie Farrington participants will be introduced to paper construction. Using paintings from the collection as inspiration for our designs, we will draw on, cut out and fold paper templates to create dynamic sculptural forms.</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 2 December / <span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</span></strong></p> <p>for 10-14 year olds</p> <p><em>Winter construction</em>: During this workshop for with artist Marie Farrington participants will be introduced to paper construction. Using paintings from the collection as inspiration for our designs, we will draw on, cut out and fold paper templates to create dynamic sculptural forms.</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 - If our planet was an ocean 2017-11-26T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-26T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1892-sundaysketchingifourplanetwasanocean 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 Dublin Gallery Week-end, join us for our Sunday Sketching session<em> If our planet was an ocean</em> inspired by our current exhibition<em> The Ocean After Nature</em> with artist Kathryn Maguire.</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 Dublin Gallery Week-end, join us for our Sunday Sketching session<em> If our planet was an ocean</em> inspired by our current exhibition<em> The Ocean After Nature</em> with artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Art workshop Dublin Gallery Weekend - Futuristic Islands 2017-11-25T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-25T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1809-futuristicislandsdublingalleryweekend Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Dublin Gallery Weekend</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 25 November / 1pm-3.00pm</strong></p> <p><em>Futuristic Islands</em>: Create futuristic islands of natural and artificial material with artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p>Family drop in</p> <p><strong>Free</strong>. No booking required, although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Dublin Gallery Weekend</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 25 November / 1pm-3.00pm</strong></p> <p><em>Futuristic Islands</em>: Create futuristic islands of natural and artificial material with artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p>Family drop in</p> <p><strong>Free</strong>. No booking required, although numbers may be limited.</p> Sunday Sketching - The light echoes in the water 2017-11-19T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-19T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1891-sundaysketchinglightechoesinwater 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<em> The light echoes in the water </em>inspired by John Lavery and W. J. Leech, you will look at details of landscape paintings, light, water surface and its visual motion with artist Ashleigh Downey.</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<em> The light echoes in the water </em>inspired by John Lavery and W. J. Leech, you will look at details of landscape paintings, light, water surface and its visual motion with artist Ashleigh Downey.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Sunday Sketching - Fishing 2017-11-12T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-12T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1890-sundaysketchingfishing 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<em> Fishing, </em>be inspired by JBC Corot and Seán Keating and draw your own fishing landscapes with artist Olive Knox.</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<em> Fishing, </em>be inspired by JBC Corot and Seán Keating and draw your own fishing landscapes with artist Olive Knox.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Sunday Sketching - Wood & stone 2017-11-05T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-05T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1889-sundaysketchingwoodstone 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<em> Wood & Stone</em> inspired by George William Russell's paintings, look closely at textures of natural elements with artist Olive Knox.</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<em> Wood & Stone</em> inspired by George William Russell's paintings, look closely at textures of natural elements with artist Olive Knox.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Mid Term art workshop 9-12 year olds 2017-11-01T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-01T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1850-midtermbeth1 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Wednesday 1 November - Friday 3 November / 10.30am-12pm</strong></p> <p>Abstract drawing to wall painting! Explore composition with lines and colours from small to large scale in this three day art course for 9-12 year olds with artist <strong>Beth O’Halloran.</strong></p> <p><strong>3 day course: €30</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550. Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.<strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Wednesday 1 November - Friday 3 November / 10.30am-12pm</strong></p> <p>Abstract drawing to wall painting! Explore composition with lines and colours from small to large scale in this three day art course for 9-12 year olds with artist <strong>Beth O’Halloran.</strong></p> <p><strong>3 day course: €30</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550. Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.<strong><br /></strong></p> Mid-term Art Workshop for 14-17 year olds 2017-11-01T00:00:00+00:00 2017-11-01T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1806-midterm20173 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Wednesday 1 November - Friday 3 November</strong></p> <p><strong>1pm - 3.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>14-17 year olds<br /></strong></p> <p>Explore the theme of art, maps, ecology and the sea inspired The Ocean After Nature in this printing and animation three day art course with artist Janine Davidson</p> <p><strong>3 day course fee: €30</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550. Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Wednesday 1 November - Friday 3 November</strong></p> <p><strong>1pm - 3.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>14-17 year olds<br /></strong></p> <p>Explore the theme of art, maps, ecology and the sea inspired The Ocean After Nature in this printing and animation three day art course with artist Janine Davidson</p> <p><strong>3 day course fee: €30</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550. Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.</p> Family workshop 8+ Sounds on the Wind with singer and composer Robbie Blake 2017-10-31T00:00:00+00:00 2017-10-31T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1804-soundsonthewind2 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Tuesday 31 October - </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">11am-1pm</strong></p> <p><em>Sounds on the wind</em>: Use your voice to create new sounds and inhabit the gallery space through this vocal performance workshop with singer and composer <strong>Robbie Blake</strong>.</p> <p>Suitable for ages 8+. Accompanying parents are encouraged to participate.</p> <p><strong>Fee €10 per child. </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. Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.</span></p> <p><strong>Tuesday 31 October - </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">11am-1pm</strong></p> <p><em>Sounds on the wind</em>: Use your voice to create new sounds and inhabit the gallery space through this vocal performance workshop with singer and composer <strong>Robbie Blake</strong>.</p> <p>Suitable for ages 8+. Accompanying parents are encouraged to participate.</p> <p><strong>Fee €10 per child. </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. Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.</span></p> Sunday Sketching - Eyes in the painting are following me… 2017-10-29T00:00:00+00:00 2017-10-29T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1888-sundaysketchingeyesinthepainting 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 celebrate Halloween looking at portraits paintings and observe how they seem to look at us anywhere in the gallery space - <em>Eyes in the painting are following me… </em>with artist Frances Coghlan.</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 celebrate Halloween looking at portraits paintings and observe how they seem to look at us anywhere in the gallery space - <em>Eyes in the painting are following me… </em>with artist Frances Coghlan.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Art Workshop 6-10 Year olds - Transparent cloak and magic wand - 2017-10-28T00:00:00+00:00 2017-10-28T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1802-halloween2017 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 28 October / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p>for 6-10 year olds</p> <p><em style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Transparent cloak and magic wand</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">: Be inspired by Harry Clarke’s stained glass to create your own extraordinary costume in this art workshop with artist Beth O’Halloran.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;"><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</span></p> <p><strong>Saturday 28 October / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p>for 6-10 year olds</p> <p><em style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Transparent cloak and magic wand</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">: Be inspired by Harry Clarke’s stained glass to create your own extraordinary costume in this art workshop with artist Beth O’Halloran.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;"><strong>Fee €5.</strong> Please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</span></p> Sunday Sketching - How far is the horizon? 2017-10-22T00:00:00+00:00 2017-10-22T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1887-sundaysketchinghowfaristhehorizon 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 - <em>How far is the horizon? </em>, be inspired by landscapes paintings 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 - <em>How far is the horizon? </em>, be inspired by landscapes paintings with artist Yvonne Pettitt.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Sunday Sketching - Spaces 2017-10-15T00:00:00+00:00 2017-10-15T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1886-sundaysketchingspaces 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 - <em>Spaces </em>, be inspired by Eithne Jordan’s exhibition with artist Yvonne Pettitt and look at architecture and colours.</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 - <em>Spaces </em>, be inspired by Eithne Jordan’s exhibition with artist Yvonne Pettitt and look at architecture and colours.</p> <p>Free. No booking required although numbers may be limited. Suitable for children 6+.</p> Open House 2017 - Family workshop 2017-10-14T00:00:00+00:00 2017-10-14T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1801-openhouse20172 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 14 October / 1-3pm</strong></p> <p><em>Extra-constructions:</em> For Open House this year we will be experimenting with gravity, balance and scale! Construct, assemble and form an atypical architecture in the Front Hall with artist Jane Fogarty.</p> <p>Drop in Family Workshop</p> <p><strong>Free</strong>. No booking required, although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 14 October / 1-3pm</strong></p> <p><em>Extra-constructions:</em> For Open House this year we will be experimenting with gravity, balance and scale! Construct, assemble and form an atypical architecture in the Front Hall with artist Jane Fogarty.</p> <p>Drop in Family Workshop</p> <p><strong>Free</strong>. No booking required, although numbers may be limited.</p> Creative Writing with Anna Carey - Dublin Festival of History 2017-09-30T00:00:00+00:00 2017-09-30T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1792-historyfestcreativewriting Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 30 September / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">11am-1pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Creative Writing workshop for 10-14 year olds as part of Dublin History Festival 2017</strong></p> <p>Join author <strong>Anna Carey</strong> in this creative writing workshop inspired by the Hugh Lane’s prodigious collection and mine the past to re-imagine the present and future.</p> <p><strong>Fee €10</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</p> <p>Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 30 September / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">11am-1pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Creative Writing workshop for 10-14 year olds as part of Dublin History Festival 2017</strong></p> <p>Join author <strong>Anna Carey</strong> in this creative writing workshop inspired by the Hugh Lane’s prodigious collection and mine the past to re-imagine the present and future.</p> <p><strong>Fee €10</strong></p> <p>Early booking recommended as places are limited. To book a place please call 01 2225550.</p> <p>Please note: It is necessary to pay the full fee at the time of booking to confirm your place. No refunds can be facilitated except in the exceptional case of a course cancellation.</p> Culture Night 2017 2017-09-22T00:00:00+00:00 2017-09-22T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1774-culturenight2017kidsclub Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Culture Night 2017 / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">5-10pm</strong></p> <p>This year Culture Night @ The Hugh Lane rhymes with Equinox! As a new season begins, join us to celebrate an evening of culture with vocal performances by celebrated vocal ensemble <strong>Tonnta</strong>, speed touring, family workshops and a film screening in conjunction with the exhibition <em>The Ocean After Nature</em>. So do drop in and watch, move, participate, hear, make and express yourself as part of a wide range of events for all ages!<strong> </strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Culture Night 2017 / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">5-10pm</strong></p> <p>This year Culture Night @ The Hugh Lane rhymes with Equinox! As a new season begins, join us to celebrate an evening of culture with vocal performances by celebrated vocal ensemble <strong>Tonnta</strong>, speed touring, family workshops and a film screening in conjunction with the exhibition <em>The Ocean After Nature</em>. So do drop in and watch, move, participate, hear, make and express yourself as part of a wide range of events for all ages!<strong> </strong></p> <p> </p> A bottle at Sea - children's workshop 6-10 year olds 2017-09-16T00:00:00+00:00 2017-09-16T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1797-abottleatsea Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 16 September / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p><em>A Bottle at Sea</em>: design your own ‘message in a bottle’ inspired by <em>The Ocean After Nature</em> in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5. </strong>Please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 16 September / </strong><strong style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">2-3pm</strong></p> <p><em>A Bottle at Sea</em>: design your own ‘message in a bottle’ inspired by <em>The Ocean After Nature</em> in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds with artist Kathryn Maguire.</p> <p><strong>Fee €5. </strong>Please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> Art Workshop for 6-10 Year olds 2017-08-31T00:00:00+00:00 2017-08-31T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1784-emmaotoolepublickidsclub Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Art Workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p>Thursday 31 August, 11am-Noon</p> <p>Join artist<strong> Ashleigh Downey</strong> in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds to create your own mythological mask inpired by Anne Madden's exhibition.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, to book your place please contact the Gallery's reception on 01 2225550.</p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Art Workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p>Thursday 31 August, 11am-Noon</p> <p>Join artist<strong> Ashleigh Downey</strong> in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds to create your own mythological mask inpired by Anne Madden's exhibition.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, to book your place please contact the Gallery's reception on 01 2225550.</p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Art Workshop for 6-10 Year olds 2017-08-24T00:00:00+00:00 2017-08-24T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1779-6-10-year-oldsfrances Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Art Workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 24 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Frances Coghlan</strong> in this art workshop inspired by portraits paintings from the collection.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Art Workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 24 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Frances Coghlan</strong> in this art workshop inspired by portraits paintings from the collection.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Art Workshop for 6-10 Year olds 2017-08-17T00:00:00+00:00 2017-08-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1783-6-10-year-oldskidsclub Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Art Workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 17 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Ashleigh Downey</strong> in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Art Workshop for 6-10 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 17 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Ashleigh Downey</strong> in this art workshop for 6-10 year olds.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Art Workshop for 3-6 Year olds 2017-08-10T00:00:00+00:00 2017-08-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1776-artworkshop3-6yearoldsinead Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Art Workshop for 3-6 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 10 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Sinead Furlong-Clancy</strong> in this art workshop for 3-6 year olds.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p>Please note: parents must stay with children for this age group.</p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Art Workshop for 3-6 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 10 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Sinead Furlong-Clancy</strong> in this art workshop for 3-6 year olds.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p>Please note: parents must stay with children for this age group.</p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Art Workshop for 3-6 Year olds 2017-08-03T00:00:00+00:00 2017-08-03T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1775-artworkshop3-6yearolds Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Art Workshop for 3-6 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 3 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Frances Coghlan</strong> in this art workshop for 3-6 year olds.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p>Please note: parents must stay with children for this age group.</p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><strong>Art Workshop for 3-6 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Thursday 3 August 2017/11am-Noon</strong></p> <p>Join artist<strong> Frances Coghlan</strong> in this art workshop for 3-6 year olds.</p> <p><strong>Fee</strong> €5, please contact 01 2225550 to book your place.</p> <p>Please note: parents must stay with children for this age group.</p> <p><strong><br /><br /></strong></p> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> Summer Camp for 14-17 year olds 2017-07-18T00:00:00+00:00 2017-07-18T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1738-summercamp1417 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Tuesday 17th July - Friday 21st July</strong></p> <p><strong>for 14-17 year olds - Fee €40</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note changing of time:</strong></p> <p><strong>10.30pm – 12.30pm</strong></p> <p>Transparencies, light, shadows, projectors, green screen: how to create moving images using different technology and material that surround us? Join artist<strong> Janine Davidson</strong> to experiment with animated processes and create short narrative stories during these workshops.</p> <p>For further information on the above workshops, please call reception on 01 222 5550. <strong>Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</strong></p> <p><strong>Tuesday 17th July - Friday 21st July</strong></p> <p><strong>for 14-17 year olds - Fee €40</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note changing of time:</strong></p> <p><strong>10.30pm – 12.30pm</strong></p> <p>Transparencies, light, shadows, projectors, green screen: how to create moving images using different technology and material that surround us? Join artist<strong> Janine Davidson</strong> to experiment with animated processes and create short narrative stories during these workshops.</p> <p>For further information on the above workshops, please call reception on 01 222 5550. <strong>Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</strong></p> Summer Camp for 10-14 year olds 2017-07-11T00:00:00+00:00 2017-07-11T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1737-summercamp1014 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Tuesday 11th July - Friday 14th July</strong></p> <p><strong>for 10-14 year olds - Fee €40</strong></p> <p><strong>10:30am – 12:00am</strong></p> <p>Start this week of workshops with some creative writing with Irish author<strong> Anna Carey!</strong> Use words and drawings to compile your own story inspired by the Gallery's collection, and keep your creative mind for more experiments with artist<strong> Jane Fogarty</strong>.</p> <p>For further information on the above workshops, please call reception on 01 222 5550.<strong> Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</strong></p> <p><strong>Tuesday 11th July - Friday 14th July</strong></p> <p><strong>for 10-14 year olds - Fee €40</strong></p> <p><strong>10:30am – 12:00am</strong></p> <p>Start this week of workshops with some creative writing with Irish author<strong> Anna Carey!</strong> Use words and drawings to compile your own story inspired by the Gallery's collection, and keep your creative mind for more experiments with artist<strong> Jane Fogarty</strong>.</p> <p>For further information on the above workshops, please call reception on 01 222 5550.<strong> Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</strong></p> Summer Camp for 6-10 year olds 2017-07-04T00:00:00+00:00 2017-07-04T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1736-summercamp610 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Tuesday 04th July - Friday 07th July</strong></p> <p><strong>for 6-10 year olds - Fee €40</strong></p> <p><strong>10:30am – 12:00am</strong></p> <p>Each day of the week different themes will be explored through workshops where the children will make and create their own artworks inspired by different areas of the collection. From the Impressionists to Anne Madden's paintings, invent your own collages, experiment with 3D modelling, create large-scale colourful landscapes and cool costumes with<strong> Frances Coghlan </strong>and <strong>Barbara O’Connell.</strong></p> <p><br /> For further information on the above workshops, please call reception on 01 222 5550. <strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</span></strong></p> <p><strong>Tuesday 04th July - Friday 07th July</strong></p> <p><strong>for 6-10 year olds - Fee €40</strong></p> <p><strong>10:30am – 12:00am</strong></p> <p>Each day of the week different themes will be explored through workshops where the children will make and create their own artworks inspired by different areas of the collection. From the Impressionists to Anne Madden's paintings, invent your own collages, experiment with 3D modelling, create large-scale colourful landscapes and cool costumes with<strong> Frances Coghlan </strong>and <strong>Barbara O’Connell.</strong></p> <p><br /> For further information on the above workshops, please call reception on 01 222 5550. <strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</span></strong></p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017-06-25T00:00:00+00:00 2017-06-25T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1748-sundaysketching11 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm </strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm </strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017-06-18T00:00:00+00:00 2017-06-18T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1747-sundaysketching9 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Anne Madden's colourful artworks part of <em>Colours of the Wind-Ariadne's Thread</em>, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Anne Madden's colourful artworks part of <em>Colours of the Wind-Ariadne's Thread</em>, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017-06-11T00:00:00+00:00 2017-06-11T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1746-sundaysketching8 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Anne Madden's colourful artworks part of <em>Colours of the Wind-Ariadne's Threa</em><em style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">d</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">, through discussion and drawing.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Anne Madden's colourful artworks part of <em>Colours of the Wind-Ariadne's Threa</em><em style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">d</em><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">, through discussion and drawing.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> Creative Writing Workshop: What can paintings teach us about story telling? 2017-06-10T00:00:00+00:00 2017-06-10T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1735-creativewritingworkshop Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 10th June</strong></p> <p><strong>11.00am-1.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">for 10-14 year olds - <strong><span>Fee €10</span></strong></span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">In this two hour workshop led by<strong> Irish Book Award-winning author Anna Carey</strong> and inspired by the<em> Eugeen van Mieghem: Port Life exhibition</em>, participants will take artwork as their inspiration to create stories (and pictures, for those who want to draw as well as write) of their own. The children will each choose their favourite picture from the exhibition and take part in a number of writing exercises inspired by it – what’s the story behind the image? What led up to the incident depicted in it – and what might happen next? What’s happening outside the frame? The workshop will encourage children to look at art in a whole new way – and have fun coming up with their own versions of the stories being told on the gallery walls.</span></p> <p><br /><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;"><strong>Anna Carey</strong> is a journalist, scriptwriter and the author of five acclaimed novels for young people, including <em>The Real Rebecca</em>, which won the Senior Children's Book of the Year prize at the 2011 Irish Book Awards, and<em> The Making of Mollie</em>, which was shortlisted for the same prize in 2016.</span></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">To book your place please contact Reception 01 2225550. Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</span></strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 10th June</strong></p> <p><strong>11.00am-1.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">for 10-14 year olds - <strong><span>Fee €10</span></strong></span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">In this two hour workshop led by<strong> Irish Book Award-winning author Anna Carey</strong> and inspired by the<em> Eugeen van Mieghem: Port Life exhibition</em>, participants will take artwork as their inspiration to create stories (and pictures, for those who want to draw as well as write) of their own. The children will each choose their favourite picture from the exhibition and take part in a number of writing exercises inspired by it – what’s the story behind the image? What led up to the incident depicted in it – and what might happen next? What’s happening outside the frame? The workshop will encourage children to look at art in a whole new way – and have fun coming up with their own versions of the stories being told on the gallery walls.</span></p> <p><br /><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;"><strong>Anna Carey</strong> is a journalist, scriptwriter and the author of five acclaimed novels for young people, including <em>The Real Rebecca</em>, which won the Senior Children's Book of the Year prize at the 2011 Irish Book Awards, and<em> The Making of Mollie</em>, which was shortlisted for the same prize in 2016.</span></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">To book your place please contact Reception 01 2225550. Places are limited, so early booking is recommended.</span></strong></p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017-06-04T00:00:00+00:00 2017-06-04T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1745-sundaysketching7 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Free - Age 4+</span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as<em> Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Free - Age 4+</span></strong></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as<em> Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px; line-height: 1.3em;">Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</span></p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017-05-28T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-28T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1744-sundaysketching6 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 6+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as <em>Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 6+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as <em>Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> International Literature Festival: Katie Harnett 2017-05-27T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-27T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1754-internationl-festival-literature Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 27th May @ 10.30am</strong></p> <p>Suitable for ages 3-6 - Family workshop</p> <p><br />Make a Raincloud Friend with <strong>Katie Harnett</strong>! Her glorious new picture book<em> Ivy and the Lonely Raincloud</em> is a heart-warming tale of finding friendship in unexpected places. Enjoy the story, have fun and help our magical paper flower garden grow by making your very own raincloud friend!</p> <p><strong>€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: https://ilfdublin.ticketsolve.com/shows/873573461 or tel. +353 1 969 5259</strong></p> <p><strong>Saturday 27th May @ 10.30am</strong></p> <p>Suitable for ages 3-6 - Family workshop</p> <p><br />Make a Raincloud Friend with <strong>Katie Harnett</strong>! Her glorious new picture book<em> Ivy and the Lonely Raincloud</em> is a heart-warming tale of finding friendship in unexpected places. Enjoy the story, have fun and help our magical paper flower garden grow by making your very own raincloud friend!</p> <p><strong>€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: https://ilfdublin.ticketsolve.com/shows/873573461 or tel. +353 1 969 5259</strong></p> International Literature Festival: Olaf Falafel 2017-05-27T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-27T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1724-olaffalafal Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 27 May 2017, 12.30pm</strong></p> <p>Giggles and nursery rhymes with picture book sensation and stand-up comedian <strong>Olaf Falafel!</strong> The man who calls himself Sweden’s <em>eighth</em> funniest comedian burst onto the scene with his hilarious debut, <em>Old MacDonald Heard a Parp</em>. Sing along to this side-splitting picture book adaptation of a favourite nursery rhyme, and learn how to draw some of Olaf’s favourite farm-yard characters.</p> <p><strong>Suitable for ages 4-7.</strong></p> <p><strong><strong>€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: http://ilfdublin.com/events or tel. <span>+353 1 969 5259</span></strong><br /></strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Saturday 27 May 2017, 12.30pm</strong></p> <p>Giggles and nursery rhymes with picture book sensation and stand-up comedian <strong>Olaf Falafel!</strong> The man who calls himself Sweden’s <em>eighth</em> funniest comedian burst onto the scene with his hilarious debut, <em>Old MacDonald Heard a Parp</em>. Sing along to this side-splitting picture book adaptation of a favourite nursery rhyme, and learn how to draw some of Olaf’s favourite farm-yard characters.</p> <p><strong>Suitable for ages 4-7.</strong></p> <p><strong><strong>€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: http://ilfdublin.com/events or tel. <span>+353 1 969 5259</span></strong><br /></strong></p> <p> </p> Free Sunday Sketching Series 2017-05-21T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-21T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1743-sundaysketching5 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series- May/June- 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series- May/June- 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017-05-21T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-21T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1742-sundaysketching4 Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as<em> Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Sunday Sketching - 3.00-4.00pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Free - Age 4+</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as<em> Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing.</p> <p>Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p> </p> National Drawing Day 2017-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1752-nationaldrawingday Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 20th May @ 1pm</strong></p> <p>1.00 - 3.00 pm - Family drop-in - Age 4+</p> <p>" Future Docklands "</p> <p>Join artist Janine Davidson to celebrate National Drawing Day in the Gallery! Inspired by our current exhibition <em>Port Life: Eugeen Van Mieghem, </em>we will experiment drawings from 2D to 3D landscapes exploring a variety of materials and different perspectives that will bring to life a maritime scenery on the paper surface!</p> <p>Eugeen Van Mieghem was an artist and witness of his time by documenting Antwerp's harbour as a place in movement and permanent change. During this workshop, we will take Dublin's port as our original map and re-create the docklands' landscape with its buildings, cranes, ship etc.</p> <p><strong>Saturday 20th May @ 1pm</strong></p> <p>1.00 - 3.00 pm - Family drop-in - Age 4+</p> <p>" Future Docklands "</p> <p>Join artist Janine Davidson to celebrate National Drawing Day in the Gallery! Inspired by our current exhibition <em>Port Life: Eugeen Van Mieghem, </em>we will experiment drawings from 2D to 3D landscapes exploring a variety of materials and different perspectives that will bring to life a maritime scenery on the paper surface!</p> <p>Eugeen Van Mieghem was an artist and witness of his time by documenting Antwerp's harbour as a place in movement and permanent change. During this workshop, we will take Dublin's port as our original map and re-create the docklands' landscape with its buildings, cranes, ship etc.</p> International Literature Festival: Lydia Monks 2017-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1723-intlitfest Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 20 May 2017, 2.30pm</strong></p> <p><span>School on a Saturday? Yes please, if it’s Twit Twoo School! Join Mouse, Mole, Owl, Frog, Rabbit and teacher Miss Hoot at treetop school. But it’s poor Mouse’s first day, and she’s nervous. In this fun, interactive story with <strong>Lydia Monks</strong> Mouse discovers school isn’t so bad after all… with a little help from her new friends and lots of Lydia’s special glittery characters! Lydia’s books include Aaarrggh Spider! and I Wish I Were a Dog, and the award-winning best-seller What the Ladybird Heard, which was written by Julia Donaldson.</span></p> <p><span><strong>€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: http://ilfdublin.com/events or tel. <span>+353 1 969 5259</span></strong><br /></span></p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 May 2017, 2.30pm</strong></p> <p><span>School on a Saturday? Yes please, if it’s Twit Twoo School! Join Mouse, Mole, Owl, Frog, Rabbit and teacher Miss Hoot at treetop school. But it’s poor Mouse’s first day, and she’s nervous. In this fun, interactive story with <strong>Lydia Monks</strong> Mouse discovers school isn’t so bad after all… with a little help from her new friends and lots of Lydia’s special glittery characters! Lydia’s books include Aaarrggh Spider! and I Wish I Were a Dog, and the award-winning best-seller What the Ladybird Heard, which was written by Julia Donaldson.</span></p> <p><span><strong>€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: http://ilfdublin.com/events or tel. <span>+353 1 969 5259</span></strong><br /></span></p> International Literature Festival 2017-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 2017-05-20T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1722-international Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Saturday 20 May/11.00am</strong></p> <p>Come and meet Grumpy Frog with author Ed Vere and you’ll see that he’s not really grumpy at all! He’s green and loves to hop. But more than anything, he loves to win. So what happens when he doesn’t win or, horror of horrors, meets a Pink Rabbit? Uh oh!</p> <p>New York Times best-selling author and illustrator Ed Vere introduces Grumpy Frog in an energetic live illustration and storytelling event. Have fun with Grumpy Frog as he learns about friendship, being kind, and, most importantly of all, how to get rid of the grumps.</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Suitable for Ages 3 - 6</strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: http://ilfdublin.com/events or tel. <span>+353 1 969 5259</span> </strong></p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Saturday 20 May/11.00am</strong></p> <p>Come and meet Grumpy Frog with author Ed Vere and you’ll see that he’s not really grumpy at all! He’s green and loves to hop. But more than anything, he loves to win. So what happens when he doesn’t win or, horror of horrors, meets a Pink Rabbit? Uh oh!</p> <p>New York Times best-selling author and illustrator Ed Vere introduces Grumpy Frog in an energetic live illustration and storytelling event. Have fun with Grumpy Frog as he learns about friendship, being kind, and, most importantly of all, how to get rid of the grumps.</p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">Suitable for Ages 3 - 6</strong></p> <p><strong style="font-size: 12.16px;">€5. Bookings for this event are only taken through the International Festival of Literature: http://ilfdublin.com/events or tel. <span>+353 1 969 5259</span> </strong></p> <p> </p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017 2017-04-30T00:00:00+00:00 2017-04-30T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1691-free-sunday-sketching-2017april General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series </strong><br /><strong> March-April 2017, 3 – 4pm</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as <em>Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p>(Please note there is no Sunday Sketching on 16 April. A drop-in Family workshop is taking place on Easter Monday 17 April)</p> <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series </strong><br /><strong> March-April 2017, 3 – 4pm</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as <em>Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p>(Please note there is no Sunday Sketching on 16 April. A drop-in Family workshop is taking place on Easter Monday 17 April)</p> Easter Monday Family Workshop 2017-04-17T00:00:00+00:00 2017-04-17T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1697-familyartworkshop Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Easter Monday 17 April 2017/1pm-3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this free drop in family art workshop led by Olive Knox where you will be designing a new look for the Easter Bunny drawn from your imagination!</p> <p>No booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> <p><strong>Easter Monday 17 April 2017/1pm-3pm</strong></p> <p>Join us for this free drop in family art workshop led by Olive Knox where you will be designing a new look for the Easter Bunny drawn from your imagination!</p> <p>No booking required although numbers may be limited.</p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017 2017-03-12T00:00:00+00:00 2017-03-12T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1690-free-sunday-sketching-2017march-april General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series </strong><br /><strong> March-April 2017, 3 – 4pm</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as <em>Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p>(Please note there is no Sunday Sketching on 16 April. A drop-in Family workshop is taking place on Easter Monday 17 April)</p> <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series </strong><br /><strong> March-April 2017, 3 – 4pm</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for families we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions such as <em>Port Life: Eugeen van Mieghem</em>, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times. Bring your own sketchbook along or avail of the drawing materials provided.</p> <p>(Please note there is no Sunday Sketching on 16 April. A drop-in Family workshop is taking place on Easter Monday 17 April)</p> Port Life print workshop for 6 - 10 year olds 2017-02-24T00:00:00+00:00 2017-02-24T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1658-print-workshop-for-6-10-year-olds Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Mid-Term workshop for 6 - 10 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Friday 24th February, 11am – 1pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Port Life</strong>:  Join artist Liliane Puthod for this print workshop, which is inspired by our current exhibition of work by Belgian artist Eugeen Van Mieghem, <em>Port Life</em>. The workshop will include a visit to and exploration of the exhibition, followed by a print workshop which will consider port life in Dublin city.</p> <p>€10. To book contact gallery reception on 01222 5550.</p> <p><a href="forthcoming/1642-eugene-van-mieghem-port-life" title="Eugeen Van Mieghem: Port Life">Eugeen Van Mieghem: Port Life</a> is sponsored by Dublin Port Company.</p> <p><strong>Mid-Term workshop for 6 - 10 year olds</strong></p> <p><strong>Friday 24th February, 11am – 1pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Port Life</strong>:  Join artist Liliane Puthod for this print workshop, which is inspired by our current exhibition of work by Belgian artist Eugeen Van Mieghem, <em>Port Life</em>. The workshop will include a visit to and exploration of the exhibition, followed by a print workshop which will consider port life in Dublin city.</p> <p>€10. To book contact gallery reception on 01222 5550.</p> <p><a href="forthcoming/1642-eugene-van-mieghem-port-life" title="Eugeen Van Mieghem: Port Life">Eugeen Van Mieghem: Port Life</a> is sponsored by Dublin Port Company.</p> Creative Writing workshop for 10+ with author Dave Rudden 2017-02-23T00:00:00+00:00 2017-02-23T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1651-creative-writing-workshop-for-10-with-author-dave-rudden Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Thursday 23rd February, 2 – 4pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Creative Writing Workshop for 10+ year olds</strong></p> <p>We are delighted to announce that Dave Rudden will be holding two workshops at The Hugh Lane as part of the <strong>Dublin UNESCO City of Literature’s Citywide Reading Campaign</strong>, for which his new book, <em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em>, has been selected for 2017. In this practical creative writing workshop led by author Dave Rudden participants will explore how to develop ideas, plot structures and characters, how to edit your writing and how to bring an idea from your head to the page. The session will culminate with a 15 minute Q&A with the author and the person with the best question will win a signed copy of his book The Knights of the Borrowed Dark. No experience necessary.</p> <p><br />This workshop is for 10+ year olds and will take place in the gallery’s education room. Fee €10. Places are limited, to book a place please contact the gallery reception on 012225564.</p> <p><strong>About Knights of the Borrowed Dark</strong></p> <p>Denizen Hardwick doesn't believe in magic - until he's ambushed by a monster created from shadows and sees it destroyed by a word made of sunlight. That kind of thing can really change your perspective. Now Denizen is about to discover that there's a world beyond the one he knows. A world of living darkness where an unseen enemy awaits. Fortunately for humanity, between us and the shadows stand the Knights of the Borrowed Dark. Unfortunately for Denizen, he's one of them…</p> <p><strong>About the Citywide Reading Campaign</strong></p> <p><em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em> by Dave Rudden, published by Puffin Books, is the chosen book for the 2017 Citywide Reading Campaign for Children. This reading initiative is organised by Dublin City Council’s Public Library Service as part of its UNESCO City of Literature programme with the aim of encouraging children to read for pleasure. There will be author visits to Dublin City public libraries as well as city-centre based events to promote the campaign from January to March 2017. Copies of the book will be available to borrow in all Dublin City Library branches. For more details on the Citywide Reading Campaign please visit <span><a href="http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/" target="_blank">http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/</a></span></p> <p><strong>Thursday 23rd February, 2 – 4pm</strong></p> <p><strong>Creative Writing Workshop for 10+ year olds</strong></p> <p>We are delighted to announce that Dave Rudden will be holding two workshops at The Hugh Lane as part of the <strong>Dublin UNESCO City of Literature’s Citywide Reading Campaign</strong>, for which his new book, <em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em>, has been selected for 2017. In this practical creative writing workshop led by author Dave Rudden participants will explore how to develop ideas, plot structures and characters, how to edit your writing and how to bring an idea from your head to the page. The session will culminate with a 15 minute Q&A with the author and the person with the best question will win a signed copy of his book The Knights of the Borrowed Dark. No experience necessary.</p> <p><br />This workshop is for 10+ year olds and will take place in the gallery’s education room. Fee €10. Places are limited, to book a place please contact the gallery reception on 012225564.</p> <p><strong>About Knights of the Borrowed Dark</strong></p> <p>Denizen Hardwick doesn't believe in magic - until he's ambushed by a monster created from shadows and sees it destroyed by a word made of sunlight. That kind of thing can really change your perspective. Now Denizen is about to discover that there's a world beyond the one he knows. A world of living darkness where an unseen enemy awaits. Fortunately for humanity, between us and the shadows stand the Knights of the Borrowed Dark. Unfortunately for Denizen, he's one of them…</p> <p><strong>About the Citywide Reading Campaign</strong></p> <p><em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em> by Dave Rudden, published by Puffin Books, is the chosen book for the 2017 Citywide Reading Campaign for Children. This reading initiative is organised by Dublin City Council’s Public Library Service as part of its UNESCO City of Literature programme with the aim of encouraging children to read for pleasure. There will be author visits to Dublin City public libraries as well as city-centre based events to promote the campaign from January to March 2017. Copies of the book will be available to borrow in all Dublin City Library branches. For more details on the Citywide Reading Campaign please visit <span><a href="http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/" target="_blank">http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/</a></span></p> Drama Workshop for 6-10 with author Dave Rudden 2017-02-23T00:00:00+00:00 2017-02-23T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1650-drama-workshop-for-6-10-with-author-dave-rudden Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Thursday 23rd February, 11am – 12.30pm</strong></p> <p><strong>A drama workshop for 6 – 10 year olds</strong></p> <p>We are delighted to announce that Dave Rudden will be holding two workshops at The Hugh Lane as part of the <strong>Dublin UNESCO City of Literature’s Citywide Reading Campaign</strong>, for which his new book, <em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark,</em> has been selected for 2017. Join author Dave Rudden to explore different dramatic and delivery techniques, and work together to re-enact scenes from his book <em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em>. No experience necessary.</p> <p>This workshop is for 6 – 10 year olds and will take place in the gallery’s education room. Fee €10. Places are limited, to book a place please contact the gallery reception on 012225564.</p> <p><br /> <strong>About Knights of the Borrowed Dark </strong></p> <p>Denizen Hardwick doesn't believe in magic - until he's ambushed by a monster created from shadows and sees it destroyed by a word made of sunlight. That kind of thing can really change your perspective. Now Denizen is about to discover that there's a world beyond the one he knows. A world of living darkness where an unseen enemy awaits. Fortunately for humanity, between us and the shadows stand the Knights of the Borrowed Dark. Unfortunately for Denizen, he's one of them…</p> <p><strong>About the Citywide Reading Campaign</strong></p> <p><em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em> by Dave Rudden, published by Puffin Books, is the chosen book for the 2017 Citywide Reading Campaign for Children. This reading initiative is organised by Dublin City Council’s Public Library Service as part of its UNESCO City of Literature programme with the aim of encouraging children to read for pleasure. There will be author visits to Dublin City public libraries as well as city-centre based events to promote the campaign from January to March 2017. Copies of the book will be available to borrow in all Dublin City Library branches. For more details on the Citywide Reading Campaign please visit <a href="http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/" target="_blank">http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/</a></p> <p><strong>Thursday 23rd February, 11am – 12.30pm</strong></p> <p><strong>A drama workshop for 6 – 10 year olds</strong></p> <p>We are delighted to announce that Dave Rudden will be holding two workshops at The Hugh Lane as part of the <strong>Dublin UNESCO City of Literature’s Citywide Reading Campaign</strong>, for which his new book, <em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark,</em> has been selected for 2017. Join author Dave Rudden to explore different dramatic and delivery techniques, and work together to re-enact scenes from his book <em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em>. No experience necessary.</p> <p>This workshop is for 6 – 10 year olds and will take place in the gallery’s education room. Fee €10. Places are limited, to book a place please contact the gallery reception on 012225564.</p> <p><br /> <strong>About Knights of the Borrowed Dark </strong></p> <p>Denizen Hardwick doesn't believe in magic - until he's ambushed by a monster created from shadows and sees it destroyed by a word made of sunlight. That kind of thing can really change your perspective. Now Denizen is about to discover that there's a world beyond the one he knows. A world of living darkness where an unseen enemy awaits. Fortunately for humanity, between us and the shadows stand the Knights of the Borrowed Dark. Unfortunately for Denizen, he's one of them…</p> <p><strong>About the Citywide Reading Campaign</strong></p> <p><em>Knights of the Borrowed Dark</em> by Dave Rudden, published by Puffin Books, is the chosen book for the 2017 Citywide Reading Campaign for Children. This reading initiative is organised by Dublin City Council’s Public Library Service as part of its UNESCO City of Literature programme with the aim of encouraging children to read for pleasure. There will be author visits to Dublin City public libraries as well as city-centre based events to promote the campaign from January to March 2017. Copies of the book will be available to borrow in all Dublin City Library branches. For more details on the Citywide Reading Campaign please visit <a href="http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/" target="_blank">http://www.dublincityofliterature.ie/events/citywide-readin-campaign-children-knights-borrowed-dark/</a></p> Chinese New Year - Lantern Making for Families 2017-02-11T00:00:00+00:00 2017-02-11T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1647-chinese-new-year-lantern-making-for-families Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane infoDOThughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong> Chinese New Year at The Hugh Lane</strong><br /><strong>Lantern Making for Families</strong><br /><br />Saturday 11 Feb, 2.00 – 3.00pm</p> <p>Free, drop-in event for all ages</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Take part in a lantern-making workshop to celebrate this special Year of the Fire Rooster. This workshop is suitable for all ages. With Barbara O'Connell. </span></p> <p><strong> Chinese New Year at The Hugh Lane</strong><br /><strong>Lantern Making for Families</strong><br /><br />Saturday 11 Feb, 2.00 – 3.00pm</p> <p>Free, drop-in event for all ages</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12.16px;">Take part in a lantern-making workshop to celebrate this special Year of the Fire Rooster. This workshop is suitable for all ages. With Barbara O'Connell. </span></p> Children’s workshops for 3 – 6 year olds 2017-01-28T14:00:00+00:00 2017-01-28T14:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1605-childrens-workshops-for-3-6-year-olds General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>My Winter Garden Visitor: Robin Redbreast </strong><br /><strong> Saturday 28 January, 2 – 3pm </strong></p> <p>Children’s workshops for 3 – 6 year olds, fee €5. <br /> Join Olive Knox to create a winter inspired garden complete with its own robin redbreast.</p> <p>Places are limited, to book, please call gallery reception on (01) 222 5550.</p> <p><strong>My Winter Garden Visitor: Robin Redbreast </strong><br /><strong> Saturday 28 January, 2 – 3pm </strong></p> <p>Children’s workshops for 3 – 6 year olds, fee €5. <br /> Join Olive Knox to create a winter inspired garden complete with its own robin redbreast.</p> <p>Places are limited, to book, please call gallery reception on (01) 222 5550.</p> Free Sunday Sketching 2017 2017-01-15T00:00:00+00:00 2017-01-15T00:00:00+00:00 http://www.hughlane.ie/childrens-workshops/past/1612-free-sunday-sketching-2017 General Enquiries info.hughlane@dublincity.ie <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series </strong><br /><strong> 15th January - 26th March 2017, 3 – 4pm</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for 4+ year olds, we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times and younger siblings are also welcome.</p> <p><strong>Free Sunday Sketching Series </strong><br /><strong> 15th January - 26th March 2017, 3 – 4pm</strong></p> <p>During these workshops for 4+ year olds, we invite you to explore and respond to our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions, through discussion and drawing. Parents must stay with children at all times and younger siblings are also welcome.</p>