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Schoolhouse for Art

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Great place, great workshop

I participated in an excellent three day workshop with Alan McGowan there which provided really new... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Margit B
Fantastic Workshop and a wonderful space to create in.

I recently attended a workshop here with Alan McGowan. I had a fantastic experience I would highly... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Lucy M
Dublin, Ireland
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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...more
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| The Square, Wicklow, Ireland
+353 1 286 9594
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I participated in an excellent three day workshop with Alan McGowan there which provided really new perspectives and inspirations. The schoolhouse itself and the people who run it are very charming and helpful. (Neil, the resident artist, provided all materials for me). Since I came...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

I recently attended a workshop here with Alan McGowan. I had a fantastic experience I would highly recommend the Schoolhouse to any budding or more established artists. The space was beautiful to work in and the workshop was very well run.

Thank Lucy M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Have attended classes in this Enniskerry centre. Space, ambiance & general surroundings are excellent. Tutor, Aine Devine's passion for painting was just so inspiring & energetic, just loved the 2 day course. If you want to take time out & paint, this is the best...More

Thank Jon M
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

1  Thank Anne L
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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2  Thank Deirdre K
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.

1  Thank Margaret O
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

2  Thank sheilabyrne2
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

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