Taking place on Thursday mornings (10.30am-Noon) throughout May 2013, the Bealtaine Painting Classes will explore traditional painting, drawing, and patchwork techniques and will be led by a different artist each week. Comprising of a 1/2 hour tour of the gallery and 1 hour-long class, these classes will draw from particular artists in the Gallery’s collection and are aimed towards older particpants in celebration of Bealtaine 2013. To book classes or for more information please contact the education department on 01 222 5558/3.
Each class will cost €20 and will run every Thursday through out May 2013, from 10.30am-12noon
Thursday 2 May 2013, 10.30am-12noon, Focus on William Leech and Walter Osborne, led by artist Mary Noonan
Thursday 9 May 2013, 10.30am-12noon, Sean Scully Patchwork Workshop, led by artist Ashleigh Downey
Thursday 16 May 2013, 10.30am-12noon, Focus on Mainie Jellett and Evie Hone, led by artist Ann Minehane Armstrong
Thursday 23 May 2013, 10.30am-12noon, Focus on Paul Henry and Mary Swanzy, led by artist Beth O'Halloran
Thursday 30 May 2013, 10.30am-12noon, Focus on Jack B. Yeats and Sean Keating, led by artist Peter Burns
places cannot be booked without payment of full course fee;
Registration for this course is now open.