Education at the gallery

Babies & Toddlers, Sensory Studio mornings

Five weeks starting 12th May
FRIDAYS 12 MAY - 9 JUNE, 10:30-12:00

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Eilis O’Toole will again host a series of sensory play and process sessions for toddlers along with a parent or guardian. Over 5 weeks the little ones will make, play and learn using an array of safe and stimulating materials. Each workshop is followed by snacks and chats.
Booking Essential
€10 per session or €45 for all sessions
Suitable for 0-3yrs & parent or guardian
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DIG & DRAW
SUNDAYS 18 JUNE - 9 JULY, 11AM - 1PM

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This four-week series of classes provides participants the opportunity to pluck selected plants from the castle garden to draw, paint and inspire their artworks. Basic materials and equipment provided, however participants are welcome to bring along any appropriate specialist equipment. All skill levels welcome.

Booking essential: €50 per person
Suitable for adults
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Summer Camp

MONDAY 17 - FRIDAY 21 JULY, 11AM-2PM

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Our art camp provides young artists with a week of fun and creativity under the
guidance of our experienced facilitators. Participants get an opportunity to experiment using a wide variety of materials and techniques.
Booking essential: Suitable for 4-9 years
€65 per child, 10% discount for additional
children.

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Garden Sculpture Hunt

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Children visiting the Gardens and Gallery are offered the opportunity to take part in Lismore Castle Arts specially designed sculpture hunt at no additional cost. The hunt challenges children to look at and engage with the artworks as they make their way around the garden. On completion they can show their findings to the gallery staff and even get a small prize.  Booklets can be collected upon arrival. Should you wish to download a copy before your visit please click on the link below.

 

Nature Trail & Weeds Walk

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Lismore Castle Arts Nature Trail and Weeds Walk has been designed with our younger visitors in mind. Both these interactive workbooks will encourage children between the ages of 2 and 5 to navigate around our sculpture gardens, whilst engaging with a range of activities such as sketching, counting and collecting. Booklets can be collected upon arrival. Should you wish to download a copy before your visit please click on the link below.