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Soul Vessels – Kirsty O’Connor

Soul Vessels is inspired by the beautiful wooden boats built by five generations of the Stewart family on Grimsay. It also relates to the mythical significance, in many cultures including the Celtic, of the boat as a carrier of the souls of the dead. It commemorates personal losses, as well as honouring souls lost at …

Uist Arts Association (UAA)
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UAA Open Summer Show 2017

An exhibition of work by local artists, members of the Uist Arts Association.

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Saturday Club Tutors Required

We are looking to recruit more tutors to our pool of freelancers to run the Saturday Club at Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre. The popular Saturday Club sessions run every Saturday through the year with two tutors from 10am – 3pm – 3 x one hour sessions for different age groups with 30 minute …

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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) No Saturday Club – 1, 8, 15 April. May weekend 29 April dependant on demand. Contact Andy Mackinnon 10.30 …

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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