Events - Archive: July 2016

11 Jun - 19 Jul
Early Years Workshops: Moving Pictures!

Dive into an underwater adventure with artist Paula Henihan for an interactive story-based session that will introduce very young children to simple animation forms. Ages 2-4

11 Jun - 31 Aug
Song of the Sea: The Exhibition

A beautiful exhibition that gives you a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the making of the Oscar® nominated film Song of the Sea by Irish animation company Cartoon Saloon.

18 Jun - 20 Aug
Story Doodles Family Workshop

Join Brown Bag Films’ Emmy-Award winning storyboard artist Marten Jonmark and invent your own story, design the visuals and then draw the storyboards! Ages 5+

4 Jul - 8 Jul
Teacher’s Course: Creative Music & Drama

Following the huge success in 2013, we are excited to present this engaging arts summer course for primary school teachers. This course will focus on two curriculum areas: drama and music. In partnership with Dublin West Education Centre

11 Jul - 29 Jul
5 Day Summer Camp - Intro To Animation

In this engaging camp, you will work in groups to create, storyboard and animate short animated films using a different technique every day. For Ages 8-12.

20 Jul - 4 Aug
Character Design Workshop: Shapeshifters

Join animator Rory Conway and discover how simple shapes create complex characters! Rory will firstly tell you about the process of creating characters for animation and then you will get a chance to design and draw your own characters. Age 7-12

22 Jul - 6 Aug
Building Characters: Sea Creature Creations

Work with artist Jane Groves to create a cast of characters to fill our specially created sea-themed animation stage. A hands-on workshop for you to get creative with different materials to make your individual characters. Ages 5-7

24 Jul
Film Screening: AMHRÁN NA MARA

Screening of Song of The Sea in the Irish Film Institute in Irish with English subtitles.
IFI Family in collaboration with The Ark

24 Jul
Ceardlann Beochana

Sa cheardlann seo atá spreagtha ag príomhscannán Cartoon Saloon Amhrán na Mara, cruthóidh tú do chuid beochana féin a bhfuil téama den fharraige acu. This is an animation workshop delivered in the Irish language inspired by Cartoon Saloon’s Song of the Sea.