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Open Studios

Come along to Bridge Street Studios, Dundalk this Saturday, meet all the studio members and catch some exclusive goodies too!

Open Saturday 25th March 12.30pm – 5.30pm

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Crafty Kids Art Summer School Dundalk – 2017

Crafty Kids Art Summer School Dundalk – 2017

Pay €30 deposit to secure place

Full Price €140

Early Bird Special Offer – Book Now and Pay €130

Our fab fun art summer school is for those kids who draw, paint, build, mould, create and destroy all day.

Let them get totally submerged in ART in the most creative arty place in town.

BOOK HERE>

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Classes, Workshops & Exhibitions from Bridge Street Studios

Classes & Workshops

Creative Kids – Weekly Art Classes

Where you can  try your hand at lots of different Arts & Crafts with fun and learning for each student!

Creative Kids – Saturday Classes are weekly Art Classes where you can  try your hand at lots of different Arts & Crafts with fun and learning for each student! Classes include pottery, textiles, printmaking, sculpture, drawing and painting and are suitable for Primary aged students 5 years – 12 years. The sessions will be taught by a professional artist in the workshop area of BridgeStreet Studios in Dundalk Town Centre

  • Creative Kids – Saturday Classes are suitable for Primary aged students 5 years – 12 years.
  • Classes include pottery, textiles, printmaking, sculpture, drawing and painting.
  • The sessions will be taught by a professional artist in the workshop area of Bridge Street Studios.

The Classes at

10.00am – 11.00pm

or

11.15am – 12.15pm 

The next term is 10 weeks – Starts Saturday 17th September 2016

Full Price is €100 –  €30 deposit secures place and balance payable on week 3.

BOOK HERE or Contact Sarah on 086 3499195 orSarah@bluepebbleworkshops.com


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To book Contact Rachel 086 3849946 or racheltinniswood@hotmail.com


Adult Acrylic Painting for Beginners Evening Classes

6 week evening class each Tuesday 7:30-9:30pm starting Oct 4th and ending Nov 8th.

Introduction to the basics of drawing and painting with acrylics for beginners in the relaxed and creative environment of Bridge Street Studios, Dundalk.

Acrylic is a modern, fast-drying, odourless and versatile paint medium. The basics of drawing and painting techniques will be taught through demonstrations and one to one support. Students will draw from observation as well as photos and artwork.

All materials included.
€120 per person. €50 deposit secures place, balance to be paid on week 1.

Please contact Orla at info@orlabarry.com or at 087 7464730 to book a place


Exhibitions


 

Bridge Street Studios Artists Rachel Tinniswood, Mary Cowan, Orla Barry, Rosie Martin, Sarah McKenna and Orlaith Culliane are exhibiting in Louth Craftmark’s exhibition ‘100 years of Heritage’ at the Gallery in Listoke HOuse and Garden. The exhibition runs until 30th September.
The Gallery at Listoke House & Garden, Ballymakenny Road, Drogheda, Co Louth


Sculpture In Context 2016 at the National Botanic Gardens,

Glasnevin, Dublin 9.
8th September to 21st October 2016

Close up of “Strange Worlds” by Rachel Tinniswoods

Make a visit before 21st October, the sculpture is inspiring and the gardens always impress!

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Eat Art Talk

EAT ART TALK 22nd october 2015

Food and drink

a tour of the studio with demonstrations by Mary Cowan and Orla Barry

to give you an exclusive insight to the creative influences in Bridge Street Studios, Dundalk.

Tickets are €20 & Only 20 Tickets are available!

Orla's talk
Orla’s talk
Sarah's demo
Sarah’s demo

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Open Doors – Special Offers, Discounts and Brand New Work

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Exciting new product launch by Sarah McKenna & Rachel Tinniswood

Open Doors, Saturday 9th May 2015. 12pm – 5pm. ALL WELCOME.

A new ceramics range linking our love of the sea from to a modern home setting has been launched by Sarah McKenna. The “into the sea” range features well-known, familiar phrases about the sea. Sarah’s handmade ceramics are produced using vintage wallpaper moulds and hot metal type. This exciting new range will be shown first to those who visit Bridge Street Studios this Saturday.

ALSO New textile work featuring bees, bugs and blooms bringing the summer into our interiors will be launched in Bridge Street Studios this Saturday by Rachel Tinniswood. Rachel has been working in our 250 year old Bridge Street grain store for many years making beautiful textiles to wear and for interiors. “I’m enjoying using Irish Linen paired with pure wool fibres which brings a summer freshness to the work”

Both Rachel and Sarah will be in the studio on Saturday to show you their new designs and shall be offering fantastic discounts on the day.

So come along for a cuppa and a baked treat anytime 12pm – 5pm Saturday

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Crafty Kids art summer camp

Our fab fun art summer school is for those kids who draw, paint, build, mould, create and destroy all day. Let them get totally submerged in ART in the most creative arty place in town.

The art camp take place on the top floor of Bridge Street Studios. Each crafty kid spends the day surrounded by the work of 7 professional artists absorbing that creative energy that gets soaked into the 250 year old walls.

AND IT’S FUN hang out with your fellow crafty kids (and a few crafty adults) who get it and want to make all day too!

Crafty Kids art summer school in Bridge Street Studios offer an exciting range of activities including painting, drawing, collage, printing and pottery in a professional artists studio.

While having fun we will focus on skill development, exploring techniques & encouraging individual creativity

9.30am – 2pm Monday – Friday for 6-12 years max of 16 places per week

Week 1 – 7th to 11th July 2014

Week 2 – 14th to 18th July 2014

To book your place see www.bluepebbleworkshops.com

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