Waterford City & County Council's Arts resource site
Saturday July 27th Christ Church Cathedral Waterford
Make this summer one for trying out your creativity. Always wanted to write, but not sure where to start? Wonder what it is like to draw buildings? Want to make something to show off to the family, or to give as a gift? Then join us at the Cathedral for a day of fun and learning. Everything is provided (even a small lunch).
Writing for children and young adults Facilitator: Claire Hennessy from The Big Smoke Writing Factory.
Unleash your inner JK Rowling and Roald Dahl and kick start that children’s book that you’ve always thought of writing. Great for illustrators, playwrights and budding storytellers too! No experience – to intermediate level. €65.00 per day. Over 18’s only
Architectural sketching and drawing
Facilitator: Eddie O’Keefe
Eddie hails from Waterford and his friendly and engaging style is suitable for all – whether you have never wielded a pencil or are an expert at perspective – this workshop will see you using the Cathedral as a life model for your drawing experiments. Great for those building a portfolio
Age group Adults and over 14’s only €40.00 per day. All materials included
Batik wall hanging
Facilitator: Mairead Holohan
Well known artist from the south east, Mairead is a skilled and passionate tutor. In this workshop she will take you through the ancient art of batik to create your own designs that you can take away at the end of the day. THIS WORKSHOP USES HOT WAX , but is suitable for adults and children (aged 10 or over) but parents must accompany children and sign a disclaimer. €60.00 adults and €50.00 children. All materials included
Time:10.30 to 4.30pm
All enquiries to Christ Church Cathedral 051 858958