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A Musical Masterclass at Balbriggan Autumn Jazz 2015

0 October 19, 2015

Now in its 5th year,  Balbriggan Autumn Jazz rang loud as top class acts performed at a number of venues throughout the town.  The line up consisted of Cormac Kenevey, Greg Felton, 3DB featuring Edel Murray, Pat Collins,  The Hot House Big Band and the Phil War Trio. Guests were treated to top (more…)

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Call for Artists to submit works!

0 October 1, 2015

The Artists Rest Workshop is calling for Artists to submit works for its Open submission competition 2015. Artists may submit a maximum of three two Dimensional works only in their chosen media (Oil, water colour, pastel, charcoal, pencil etc.) at a cost of €8 per submission. Successful Artists (more…)

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Paper Art to Decorate Balbriggan Tourist Office

0 August 27, 2015

Art develops a willingness to explore what has not existed before. Art teaches risk taking, learning from one’s mistakes, and being open to other possibilities and this is certainly the case at the paper cut workshop which took place in Flemington Community Centre.  Graphic designer (more…)

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The FACE of Fingal – Fingal Artists Creative Expo

0 March 29, 2015

Running for two days only, Saturday 28th & Sunday  29th March  in the Bracken Court Hotel is “The FACE of Fingal” (Fingal Artists Creative expo).  The exhibition features works from Artists: Martin Hughes, Noel Manning, Niall Roycroft, Naomi Brosnan, Anne Harnett, Des Hamilton, Yvonne Moran, (more…)

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Balbriggan ICA Craft Session

0 February 22, 2015

The ladies at the Balbriggan ICA are very skilled in the making and promotion of crafts around the country. On Saturday we caught up with the ladies as they took part in an embroidery and decoupage class with teachers Margaret Clince and Breda Bohan.  We are sure to see some of the (more…)

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Sketchbound Bremore Castle Art Exhibition

1 February 15, 2015

The Balbriggan Sketchbound group have an art exhibition in Molly’s Coffee Gallery entirely dedicated to Bremore Castle.  With Saint Valentine’s Day yesterday and World Community Arts Day on the 17th the group have decided to meet in the middle and celebrate their love for this very special (more…)