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Part-time Art Courses, Lews Castle College

Part-time art courses in a range of subjects for complete beginners to experienced artists. Painting — Sept/Oct 2016 or May 2017 Vocal / Visual workshop — Sept 2016 Printmaking — Nov and Dec 2016 Figure Drawing —Oct 2016 Drawing — year round Photography — Oct/Nov or Jan 2017 Video and digital media — February 2017 …

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Celebration – UAA Exhibition

A collective exhibition of UAA members work to mark the 21st birthday of the opening of Taigh Chearsabhagh – Celebration of beauty, people, community, place, colour, light.

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Taigh Chearsabhagh Saturday Club

Taigh Chearsabhagh have successfully gained Big Lottery Awards for All funding for a new programme of Saturday classes for 5 – 16 yr olds. Free arts & heritage themed workshops will run weekly (excluding winter and spring holidays) 10.30 – 11.30am – nominally 5 – 7 yr-olds 12 – 1pm – nominally 8 -11 yr-olds 1.30 – …

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The Katharine Barr Memorial Arts Bursary

      Katharine Barr (1935 – 2014) was an artist and a very popular art teacher in the Uists.  The Arts Bursary which has been set up in Katharine’s  memory, will be awarded annually for the next four years. For the first three years it will be awarded to an artist. In the fourth …

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Cloud, Sea and Shore – Katharine Barr

Preview – Friday 23 September 7pm. All welcome, refreshments provided.     A comprehensive retrospective exhibition of the work of the much-loved peripatetic art teacher and accomplished artist. Paintings generously loaned by family, friends and admirers from across Scotland. The exhibition includes a  biographical exhibition in Gallery 1 upstairs featuring Katharine’s poetry, illustrative and early …

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MOSAIC BIRDS

Imagination is a wonderful thing. If you ask the clients of Craigard Day Centre to draw a bird, the sky is the limit! Based on the drawings, these mosaics have been created through talk and smiles, nods and shakes of the head, communicating preference for this or that shape, colour or stone. They’ve been created …

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LCC UHI BAFA and NC Art & Design courses

Part-time art courses available in a range of subjects for complete beginners to experienced artists. Courses run on week days, attendance varies. To find out more about courses, dates, costs and levels please contact us to discuss options. 01876 500871 [email protected] www.lews.uhi.ac.uk/art

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ARCHAEOLOGY – ECHOES, MARKS AND MEMORY

A collective exhibition of work by Uist Arts Association members drawing on and inspired by archaeology – Echoes, Marks and Memory. Collective exhibition of work by Uist Arts Association members drawing on and inspired by Archaeology :- Echoes, Marks and Memory.  What does the presence of people leave behind? Local artists and makers respond to …

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HAND MEMORY TALK

as part of the LESIONS IN THE LANDSCAPE programme HAND MEMORY- It’s role for people living with dementia “It’s good to see natural ground”; – “Tha math a’ bhith faicinn talamh nàdrach” A talk with Paula Brown and Jon MacLeod of the Dementia Friendly Communities Project and Dr. Stephanie Bunn – Senior Lecturer from the …

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Saturday Childrens’ Art Classes

Free childrens’ art sessions every Saturday till 25th of June at Taigh Chearsabhagh. Try out drawing, mask making, painting, bookmaking + much much more!! Book essential: email [email protected] or call 01870603970 to book.