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WORKSHOP – ‘WILD DYE DAYS’ // A TALK WITH ARTIST GABRIELLE-MARY BISHOP

Westport Town Library St Marys Crescent, Westport, Mayo

Gabrielle-Mary Bishop is a Kilmeena based multimedia artist working with natural colour and light.  In this talk you will learn about how she gathers colour from the kitchen, dye garden and surrounding landscape to make paints, dyes and inks for her art works. She will also demonstrate some of her dye techniques and present her […]

Free

WORKSHOP – ‘ART ATTACK’ // NICKY DOWD + SIOBHAN MAGUIRE

JP Breheny & Son's N5, Cahernamart, Westport, Co. Mayo

Are you curious about what you would create if you could paint what you feel, see what you hear and leave your mark on a wall?  Have you ever wanted to go wild and let rip to your favourite dance track? This is your chance to flick, splatter and hurl paint where we pump up […]

Get Tickets €30.00 10 tickets left

WORKSHOP – FORRISTAL WOODWORK

TEACH SCOILE by the happy tummy co. Unit 6, Shambles Lane, Bridge Street, Westport

Ed Forristal was born in Dublin in 1989. A philosophy graduate, he discovered his passion for woodwork whilst working and travelling in rural Japan. Upon returning home, he began to make his own pieces using predominantly hand tools and traditional joinery. Join Ed Forristal of Forristal Woodwork on Saturday, 29th October for a wooden butter […]

Get Tickets €44.00 – €50.00 3 tickets left

WORKSHOP – WORD UP // MAX ZANGA // SAT 12:00

Mariner Hotel Westport The Mariner, Westport, Co. Mayo

One of Ireland’s most creative and forward-thinking musicians, Max Zanga has achieved international acclaim as one half of hip-hop duo Tebi Rex. He writes on topics ranging from modern day Ireland to Greek mythology and is an experienced public speaker, live performer, writer, spoken word artist and podcaster. With an MA in Critical & Creative […]

€16

WALK-IN-WORKSHOP – ‘PRINT A POSTCARD’ // WEST INK

Westport Town Hall Theatre The Octagon, Westport, Co. Mayo

Drop in to the Town Hall between 12:00 and 14:00 on Saturday to join West Ink artists for a bit of printing fun; we’ll help you create your own postcard with Gelli plates. Bring along your children or your inner child for this playful workshop. Fun and colour guaranteed!

Free

WORKSHOP – PETE WILLIAMS UKELELE

Heweston's Brothers Bar Bridge St, Cahernamart, Westport, Co. Mayo, Westport

Following his popular Ukulele session at the 2018 Westport festival, Pete Williams returns to bringing his unique Ukulele method and workshop.  Currently enjoying a tidal wave of popularity, this little, big instrument always brings a smile and a lot of pleasure to whoever picks it up. Founder member of Dexys Midnight Runners and special guest […]

Get Tickets €18.00 – €20.00

WORKSHOP – WORD UP // MAX ZANGA // SAT 14:00

Mariner Hotel Westport The Mariner, Westport, Co. Mayo

One of Ireland’s most creative and forward-thinking musicians, Max Zanga has achieved international acclaim as one half of hip-hop duo Tebi Rex. He writes on topics ranging from modern day Ireland to Greek mythology and is an experienced public speaker, live performer, writer, spoken word artist and podcaster. With an MA in Critical & Creative […]

WORKSHOP – ‘A SHARED SPACE’ // SINEAD MURRAY + RONAN CONWAY

Yoga Root, the Harbour Mill, The Quay, Westport The Quay, Westport

A Shared Space This is an invitation to come and explore ourselves through story and connection.  Our story can sometimes hold us back or liberate us in life, depending on what way we tell it. Through facilitated dialogue, movement and listening we invite you to get curious about acceptance and empathy, to play with vulnerability […]

Get Tickets €15.00

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