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Children's Art Summer School

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Key Information:
Class Size: 4 - 20 people
Destination: Ireland  
Category: Art and craft workshop
Specialty: Ceramics/pottery, Decorative arts, Painting  
Season: July - August
Courses Per Year: 2
Course Level: Beginner
Min Price: 35 Euro (EUR) per person
Max Price: 120 Euro (EUR) per person

2013 dates: July 15, 16, 18, 19, August 12, 13, 15, 16

In July and August each year, we run children's summer art camps at our School. In 2013, each camp runs for four days, but your children can attend for just one day or more, and comprises two sessions per day: 10.00-12.30 and 1.30 - 4.00 pm. You can choose to send your children to mornings or afternoons, or for full days. Those staying the full day should bring a packed lunch.

The camps are designed with fun and art education in mind and include the widest range of activities from pottery to tie dye, theater building to paper marbling. Classes of 10-12 children are taught by young professional artists and qualified teachers, many children come back every year to renew their enjoyment of the week.

Faculty Information:
This teaching center does not affiliate with state education facilities and provides courses without examinations for enthusiasts.

Other Activities:
The school is located close to Kinsale town, about 15 minutes walk from the harbor. Accommodation is available in the town at various levels of quality and price, and there are several bed and breakfasts mid-way between the town and the pottery.

Facility Information:
The school provides arts and crafts courses for adults and children, specializing in pottery, art, glass fusing and stained glass, and mosaic-making. We run weekly morning and evening classes, weekend breaks, summer schools and tailor-made workshops for corporate groups and private parties. There are two teaching rooms, each of which can accommodate up to 20 people, so a group of 40 can be booked.

We can accommodate up to 20 people in one class and up to 40 in a group, or as few as two or three at a time. All our courses suit beginners, enthusiasts and professionals, using a wide range of facilities and techniques. The pottery includes electric and raku kilns, stoneware and earthenware clays, and we teach throwing, hand-building and all varieties of glazing.

The school is situated just 20 minutes from Cork Airport, close to the center of the beautiful historic harbor of Kinsale, famed for its restaurants and shops. The pottery is in the converted stables of the home farm for Ballinacurra House, and the gallery is in the eaves of its coach house, which dates back to 1795.

Since 2001, we have provided classes and courses to suit all levels of skill and experience ranging from the complete beginner through to exhibitor standard and the school has become the largest and most established center of its kind in Ireland. We stock a wide selection of clays and glazes, our pottery courses cover the full range of ceramics and sculpting techniques.

Kinsale is internationally renowned for its cuisine, its cosmopolitan style and the beauty of its harbor. There are many excellent pubs and restaurants in the town, as well as a wide range of art and craft shops. What better place to learn a craft, or take a break.

Member discount:
10% discount for InfoHub customer.  Request a free gift certificate.

Notes:
Price notes:
- Half days 80 EURO per week. Full days 120 EURO per 4-day week.
- Second or more siblings €70, €110 (half-days)
- One day attendance €35 per child

Winter 2006 mid-term art camp: We're running a 4-day art camp for children between October 31st and November 3rd this year, priced at 150 EURO per child (130 EURO for second and subsequent siblings). This is suitable for those aged 5 to 12 years, and runs from 9.30-3.30pm each day, bring a packed lunch.

About This Supplier
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Location: Ireland
Joined InfoHub: Nov 2006
Client Request Served: 239

Our school provides classes and short courses in ceramics/pottery, other crafts, such as glass fusing, stained glass and mosaic-making. It is the largest teaching center of its kind in the south of Ireland, catering for adults and children, from beginners to those with professional experience. The pottery was...

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