Connemara Creative Workshops offers a diverse range of Art, Craft & Design workshops in a stunningly beautiful location. The studio has a panoramic view of the twelve bens and is set in a mature garden. The nearest beach is two miles away but a variety of local beaches are within easy access.
The workshops will be delivered by an experienced, qualified Art & Design teacher and established artist and are held in a brand new, purpose built studio with parking, wheelchair access, toilets and tea-making facility. The studio is surrounded by a landscaped garden and exterior patio which can be used in summer time. The studio also doubles as an artists gallery where work can be viewed and sold.
The studio is situated between Clifden, Cleggan and Letterfrack. The workshops are close to Clifden, Kylemore Abbey, Connemara National Park, and the ferry to Inisbofin. The workshops are also situated in a SAC area. (scenic area of conservation)
The unique selling points and value proposition are:
• Diversity of workshops
• Purpose built facility
• Experienced qualified tutor
The Workshops will cater to adults and children at all levels of ability and will cater to small groups, up to ten, to ensure quality tuition and individual attention. Clients will research, design and make a craft item, at their own pace. They will produce at least one unique product and will learn a new skill. The workshops will cover the techniques of felt making, batik, tapestry weave, print making and painting.
Workshops can be tailored to meet the requirements of groups. They are aimed at family activities, hens parties, team building days, childrens groups, girlie weekends, activities for couples. They are suitable for beginners and seasoned artists.
There is a variety of accommodation on offer in close proximity to the workshops that include hostel, caravan and camping sites, B & B, Guest houses, self catering accommodation and 3 and 4 star hotels.
There are also a variety of outdoor activities in proximity to the workshops including horse riding, hill walking, cycling, angling, golf, Killary and Delphi adventure centres, sea angling/boat trips,
Workshop fee includes all equipment, materials and refreshments are provided as part of the course fee. The workshop costs are:
Half day workshop €45,
Full day workshop €80,
weekend workshop (two day) €150