Glimpses of Escape: your monochrome, my technicolour

Glimpses of Escape: your monochrome, my technicolour

Press Release The Making Marks with Markievicz group have announced their exhibition date and title, Glimpses of Escape: your monochrome, my technicolour When:  Thursday 30th January 2020 at 7pm Where: Áras Chill Dara, Kildare County Council Office, Naas, Co Kildare....
Making Marks with Markievicz-painting

Making Marks with Markievicz-painting

The Making Marks with Markievicz Project group had been studying Norah McGuinness’s (1901- 1980) painting entitled Morning Cry, see image below. Geraldine, one of the group participants, had researched Norahs amazing life and gave us a summary of her findings. Morning...
Making Marks with Markievicz-Joy of Print

Making Marks with Markievicz-Joy of Print

Our Joy of Print session. We had immense fun during on an introductory printmaking session as part of the Making Marks with Markievicz group project. We started with a little crosshatching exercise and then moved on to take rubbings and recordings of the inside and...
Making Marks with Markievicz-Part 2.

Making Marks with Markievicz-Part 2.

Making Marks with Markievicz-Part 2. Early October 2020. At the commencement of our Making Marks with Markievicz group sessions, Lucina Russell, Arts Officer with Kildare County Council contacted us imparting some exciting news and a question! There was a budget...
Making Marks with Markievicz, an exciting start

Making Marks with Markievicz, an exciting start

The Making Marks with Markievicz project has excitedly got off to a great start,  kicking off on phase 2. Sessions take place in Naas Library once a week. This week we visit Emma Stroude’s exhibition in the Kildare Gallery in Carton House.   Sincere thanks...
Teacher Artist Partnership Summer Course 2019

Teacher Artist Partnership Summer Course 2019

Thank you to all the amazing teachers and artists who attended the Teacher Artist Partnership course in Drumcondra Education Centre, St Patricks College, Dublin this week (19th – 23rd August 2019). Special gratitude and appreciation to my co-facilitator and...