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Schoolhouse for Art

| The Square, Wicklow, Ireland
+353 1 286 9594
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Aine Devine Watercolour Portrait Workshop

This workshop was held over the weekend in the lovely Schoolhouse for Art in beautiful Enniskerry... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Anne L
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Dublin, Ireland
Oil painting Art with brenda O'Malley

Light filled space, airy and very comfortable to work in. General Staff very friendly. Brenda our... read more

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Reviewed 8 April 2017
Deirdre K
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Dublin
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The 'Schoolhouse for Art' is in essence a facility for the study and exploration of arts and crafts. Located in 'the old schoolhouse' in the heart of Enniskerry village it is an exhibition space and a meeting place where images and ideas mingle. It caters for all ages and all abilities. Classes & weekend workshops available in watercolour, pastel, oil, woodcarving, stained-glass and many more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| The Square, Wicklow, Ireland
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

This workshop was held over the weekend in the lovely Schoolhouse for Art in beautiful Enniskerry. It was a wonderful way to spend a couple of days - Aine is a very inspirational tutor and got great work from everyone. She is also highly encouraging...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Light filled space, airy and very comfortable to work in. General Staff very friendly. Brenda our tutor provides practical demonstrations most days and divides her time equally with the students. She is patient, encouraging and very helpful.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

The Schoolhouse for Art set in the picturesque village of Enniskerry run Art Classes weekdays and at weekends in different disiplines with excellent tutors. Oil painting, Pastels, Life drawing are just some of the courses on offer. Brenda Malley who teaches oil painting seascapes and...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Just a quick note to say how much my Dad, brothers and I enjoyed the wood carving weekend at the Schoolhouse. Con, the instructor was a real gentleman and made the weekend a great fun learning experience - please do pass our thanks on to...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

Simply perfect weekend workshop. Neil was the perfect host and Fergus the perfect tutor. I learnt so much, thank you both.

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Fantastic weekend workshop with Brenda. She is extremely generous with her time and gives great feedback. She is very hands on and starts each class with a demonstration on how she approaches her work. As a beginner to oil painting this was so informative and...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I have just finished a very enjoyable two day course with Brenda. The class was very relaxed but very informative. Brenda is a great teacher and very generous with her time and knowledge. I would highly recommend this class for anyone wanting to try palette...More

1  Thank alan s
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great classes going on here all year round, in so many different disciplines - painting, drawing, cardmaking, printing, sculpture and many many other fantastic creative lessons. What a fabulous use for an old schoolhouse - to encourage people to get involved in the visual Arts...More

1  Thank Gracie A
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic! In one word. I'd highly recommend the Schoolhouse for Art in Enniskerry, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. The course was run very professionally and with great enthusiasm and humour. Everyone's level of competency was catered for and we all learnt a lot and had fun doing...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

I took the clay sculpture class with Paul Flynn. It was a great class with a very relaxed Paul. I then decided to try the wood sculpture with Con Gent. Again, it was a brilliant class, noisy but so enjoyable. Clay or wood ? I...More

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