Arts/Crafts

DRAWING & SKETCHING  CLASS 

Classes for beginners and intermediates.  Focusing on the spatial, drawing from both two dimensional and three dimensional exercises. Learn watercolour techniques and drawing skills in a supportive and friendly environment.  The aim is to be able to draw off the page as a learning style. Ideas and designs solved through a visual means.

Materials Required: A3 size drawing paper, rubber, set of pencils [2b, 4b, 6b] and pointer.

Tuesday 9 weeks 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. Course Fee:  €110

 

ACRYLICS FOR BEGINNERS 

Amélie introduces a new beginners course in basic acrylic painting.  This course will cover the basics of brush strokes and colour mixing and introduce acrylics as a painting medium.  Each student will get the chance to complete a few paintings.

Materials Required: A basic kit of acrylic paints (can be found in Dungeon) 3 - 4 brushes of different sizes, a painting palette, (the top of a plastic container will do) kitchen paper, a container to hold water and an A4 size canvas or similar size.

Tuesday 9 weeks 5:15 - 7:15 p.m. Course Fee: €110

  

ACRYLICS FOR THE MORE ADVANCED  

Amélie provides a course that is oriented at people with a good grasp of acrylic painting.  The course is better suited for those who are already familiar with acrylics.  Different techniques will be worked on and the students will work on their own project in a studio-like atmosphere.  

Tuesday 9 weeks 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee:  €110

 

INTRODUCTION TO INTERIOR DESIGN 

This course will help you to inspire your creative side and give you the inspiration and tools needed to redecorate your interiors.  You will learn how to identify your style and how to make your dream interior a reality in a fun, practical and affordable way.  The course is packed with tips and tricks on interior design and decorating and will cover topics like colour and paints, interior styles, fabrics, patterns and texture, mood and design boards and floor planning. Enrol now to get your creative juices flowing and learn a new skill that will save you money and help you create the dream home that you always wanted.  

Tuesday  6 weeks 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee:  €80

 

START A BUSINESS WITH YOUR CRAFT HOBBY 

You make lovely things which you may have given or sold to friends and family, and you'd like to take it up a notch by turning it into your own creative business that will generate some income. 

Amelie Gagne introduces this class and presents you with a road map of how to go from hobby crafter to independent creative business owner.  Whether you paint, crochet or like making soaps, you can turn it into a business.  Subjects such as branding, online presence and pricing will be discussed, in a friendly workshop-like environment.

 Thursday 9 weeks 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Course Fee:  €110