BASS - Band And Song Support
JAN – MAR 2019
Select Tuesdays 7PM-9PM Age: 14-18 Years
Draíocht will continue to offer supervised creative space for thinking, writing, collaboration and rehearsal for young people within the Dublin 15 area who are interested in spending time with other creatives in a shared space. If you like strumming a chord or rapping a word, then join other like-minded young people in Draíocht in a free creative space. Spend the time writing, jamming and collaborating. If you would like to find out more about this free musical support, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 01-8098029.
Room 13 Inquiry - Easter Art School
We are delighted to present another opportunity for young people to develop their creativity and learn alongside practicing professional artists in a dynamic educational environment. Each morning participants will meet with artist Anne Cradden – lead artist on the Room 13 Inquiry initiative – who will introduce the children to new art materials and techniques while exploring their interests.
This programme is a partnership between Fingal County Council’s Arts Office and Draíocht.
Easter Workshops for Ages 5-15 Yrs
Scribble Bots / Pencil Power / Dance
Exploring Motion with Motors: Scribble Bots
TUE 16 APR Draiocht Workshop Room €5 per child
Workshop 1: Age 9-12 yrs 10.30AM-12.30PM (2 hrs)
Workshop 2: Age 13-15 yrs 1PM-3PM (2 hrs)
Join artists from ‘Make Create Innovate’, who will introduce participants to robot-making using recycled materials and motors. This hands-on, fun workshop will give participants the opportunity to explore the connection between STEAM (science, technology, engineering art and maths) subjects. At the end of the session, participants will have made their own Scribble Bot, a simple robot that creates art!
Exploring Electricity: The Power In Your Pencil
WED 17 APR Draiocht Workshop Room €5 Per child
Workshop 1: Age 6-8 yrs 10.30AM-11.30AM (1 hr)
Workshop 2: Age 9-12 yrs 12PM-1.30PM (1.5 hrs)
Join artists from ‘Make Create Innovate’ who will introduce participants to the pencil as a tool that can conduct electricity. This hands-on, fun workshop will give participants the opportunity to explore circuitry and graphite and its potential to make drawings that trigger sound and music. An exciting workshop, which helps participants to understand the world of science in everyday materials.
Exploring Kinaesthetic Learning: Leaps & No Bounds
Thu 18 APR Draiocht Workshop Room €5 Per child
Workshop 1: Age 5-8 yrs 10.30AM-11.30AM (1 hr)
Workshop 2: Age 9-12 yrs 12PM-1PM (1 hr)
Mariam Ribon of Dublin Youth Dance Company introduces dance and movement in an imaginative and creative way. Kinaesthetic Learning is a whole body learning experience that uses movement to explore science, maths and more in new ways!
Booking tel: 01-8852622
Summer Projects 2019 - Fingal Film School
MON 15 – FRI 19 JUL
10AM-4PM AGE: 13-17 YEARS €45
Want to learn how to make your own films? Over these 5 days, facilitated by CreateSchool, you will collaborate with other creatives to plan, script, storyboard, film, edit and learn how to effectively add audio to produce your own short films. Using mobile digital devices and a selection of apps, you will gain skills and tips that you can take home and master with your own projects. The workshop will conclude with a screening of the films.
These workshops are funded by Fingal Arts Office.