WELCOME TO THE LEITRIM SCULPTURE CENTRE

Located in the market town of Manorhamilton, North County Leitrim, the Leitrim Sculpture Centre is a major resource for the advancement of skills and knowledge in traditional, contemporary and experimental visual arts.

LSC supports the material practices of artists and furthers creative engagement with the wider contexts of place and community.

UPCOMING EXHIBITION: 'Growing Artists IV' - School Exhibition 2015

 

Gallery opening times -  11am-4pm.
Thursday to Saturday - Doors open at front of house.
Tuesday and Wednesday - Go first to central reception at the side of the building. 

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Vouchers available for 2015 workshops, contact the office at info@leitrimsculpturecentre.ie

FEBRUARY 2015 WORKSHOPS

Date: Sat 28th February - Sun 1st March
Weldng Workshop
Tutor: Michael O’Hara. Duration: 2 Days. Cost: €200
The module was designed to introduce the student to Metal Crafts, which they can apply to their own requirements. Introduction to cutting and grinding techniques and uses of hacksaw; files; drills; hammers; grinders; chop-saw; sanders. Demonstrated competence in MMA/Arc welding including different weld joints – butt weld, lap weld and T-fillet. . For beginners to intermediate.More Info

Date: Fri 20th- Sun 22nd March
Stone Carving: Introduction to Stone Conservation
Tutor: Jackie McKenna. Duration: 3 Days.
Cost: €230
Students will be introduced to the principles of design for stone and the basic principles of stone conservation. Each student will bring a design in the form of a model and /or drawing that can be free form or an architectural feature to carve. More Info

Date: Sat 21st - Sun 22nd March 2015
Traditional Printmaking Relief/Block Printing
Tutor: Deirdre Nolan. Duration: 2 Days. Cost: €150
This course will demonstrate the techniques of relief printmaking using the lino block, and MDF. Over a two-day workshop transferring the image to the block, use of tools, blind embossing, chine colle, inking up and printing on the press and by hand will be shown.   More Info

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