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Workshops & Groups

Workshops & Groups

Summer Workshop 2017

JULY

Week 1 : Animation Workshops Monday 3rd – Friday 7th July

Stop Motion Animation 

Brick Flicks workshops make LEGO minifigures come alive – you can now cast your favourite character in your very own movie! 

This workshop involves plenty of hands on learning, combined with some simple demonstrations. Students collaborate in small groups to design and create their set (all materials supplied), storyboard and plan their stop motion movies. They then film and produce them on iPads (also supplied). Final movies are shared on our YouTube channel for parents and friends to view. www.createschool.ie 

Time : 10:30 –1pm  8+ years  and  2- 4:30pm  10+ years        €80 per student for 1 week. Materials all supplied. 

Bookings through the Courthouse ONLINE    or 0402 38529   bookings@courthousearts.ie

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Week 2 :  Irish Language for Young people

Monday 10 – Wednesday 12

A fun learning environment using  drama techniques to get your ‘Gaelic’ on!

Contact the boxoffice for times and costs. 

 

 

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Week 3 : Fashion Camp for Young people (12-14 yrs)

Monday 17 – Friday 21 10am – 3pm  €50 and

Week 4 :  Monday 24 – Friday 28  10am – 3pm  €50

Participants will learn how to design, print, dye and sew on fabric. Each participant will making or up-cycling a garment which will be worn at a Fashion Show on the last day of each week for friends and family.

Bookings through the Courthouse ONLINE    or 0402 38529   bookings@courthousearts.ie

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AUGUST

Week 1 : WEDNESDAY 16 Aug Textile Jewellery with Maeve Hunter 10.00 – 12pm  Materials supplied participants, can bring their own sewing machine.    €15

 FRIDAY 18 Aug Batik with Maeve Hunter 10.00-12pm   All materials supplied  €15

Bookings through the Courthouse ONLINE    or 0402 38529   bookings@courthousearts.ie

 

Week 2 :   HERITAGE WEEK  21ST – 26TH AUGUST

 

WEDNESDAY 23 Aug 10AM -1PM  Eco dyeing with Mairead Holohan Materials supplied. €20

WEDNESDAY 23 Aug 2pm -5pm   Eco dyeing with Mairead Holohan Materials supplied. €20

 

THURSDAY 24 Aug   8pm   Textile Lecture :  Textile art in Theatre                                                                                  Niamh Lunny Head of Costume Abbey  Theatre    €6/€5

FRIDAY 25 August am 10 —12pm  Origami drawstring bag. All skill levels with Tomomi McElwee.  €15

Participants need to bring: Two pieces of non stretchy thin fabric at least 40cm x 40cm. Two drawstrings 100cm each. Sewing machine and other basic sewing tools. Tomomi will have a wide selection of fabrics to purchase

FRIDAY 25 Aug 2—4PM Stitch in circles. Experienced patchwork sewing skill. €15

Machine stitched circle shapes onto a background fabric. Good sewing skills needed.

Participants need to bring : Cotton fabric 50cm x 50cm for the background. Various cotton fabric of patchwork for making circle shapes bigger than 10cm x 10cm. Sewing machine and other basic sewing tools. Tomomi will have a wide selection of cotton fabric for purchase.

Bookings through the Courthouse ONLINE    or 0402 38529   bookings@courthousearts.ie

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Adult Art Classes

Sept-Oct Term commencing Fri 15 Sept – Fri 20 Oct. 6 week term. 10am-1pm.

Facilitator: Tina Mouritzen . Cost: €50 per team (6 weeks) or drop in rate €10 per session.

Contact Tina for further details and bookings: 087 6561303


Art Spark

Sept-Oct Term commencing Sat 16 Sept – Sat 21 Oct. 6 week term.

Bookings through the Courthouse ONLINE    or 0402 38529   bookings@courthousearts.ie

Ignite your child’s creativity! Fun classes designed to develop your child’s art skills.     Facilitator: Tina Mouritzen

10 – 11.30am Age Group 7 – 9 yrs. Drawing, painting, and 3 dimensional art-making will be explored through projects that really appeal to young people.  Cost €55 – 6 weeks or drop in rate €10

12-1:30pm Age Group 10-12 yrs. This class will concentrate on techniques using pencil, coloured pencil and pastel. For young artists who enjoy drawing and want to improve skills. Cost €55 – 6 weeks or drop in €10


Life Drawing

Life drawing will run throughout the summer on the 1st Thursday of each month depending on numbers attending.

Sept-Oct term commencing Thursday 7 September

The Life Drawing group meet on the 1st Thursday of the month from 7pm – 10pm.

Sessions untutored. For Further details and session dates contact Roisin Flood on: roisflood@hotmail.com or 087 9305180


Tinahely Womens Choir

Sept-Oct term commencing Wed 13 Sept 10-11:30am. All welcome.

Choir meet every Wednesday in the Courthouse. Facilitator: Ann Keary. Cost €5 per session. Contact: 087 2260970 or email: ann.keary@eircom.net

 

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 Courthouse Youth Theatre 

Please contact the Courthouse for information. 

The Courthouse Writers Group

Writers Group will run throughout the summer on the 1st Thursday of each month depending on numbers attending.

Sept-Oct term commencing Thurs 7 Sept 7:30-9:30pm

The writers group meet on the 1st Thurs of the month in The Courthouse Greenroom. New members always welcome. Contact Robert Duffy for further details. robtduffy@gmail.com

 


Meditation

Meditation will run throughout the summer on the 1st Wednesday of each month depending on numbers attending.

Sept-Oct term commencing Wed 6 Sept from 7.30 – 8:30pm.

Meditation on Twin Hearts, a meditation for World Healing will be held in the Courthouse on the 1st Wednesday of every month. Facilitated by Ann Keary 087 2260970 or email: ann.keary@eircom.net. No fee, donations accepted on the night.