The NEW Programme of Art and Craft Workshops is now scheduled for this Autumn!
Professional Courses for small groups of participants - suitable for adults and
young people from 15 years of age
Bookings and all info: 087-2543362
The BIG NEWS: All workshops take place in the new KOZO Studio premises
at The Estate Yard, Castlecomer Discovery Park, Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny
- Please read on for details! -
28 September (Sunday) PAPERMAKING DAY
This is a full day programme introducing traditional and contemporary hand papermaking techniques and related creative processes.
10.30am – 1.30pm HAND PAPERMAKING using pure plant fibres and recycled materials
2.30 – 5.30pm SILK FIBRE PAPERMAKING – creating unique, colourful, lightweight, striking silk fibre papers
The days programme also includes a slideshow presentation on contemporary paper art forms and international artist`s practices.
This course is suitable for beginners and participants with some level of previous experience in hand papermaking processes.
€ 35 per workshop OR € 65 for the full day - including all materials
5 October (Sunday) BATIK
10.30am – 5pm
A full day workshop introducing traditional processes of BATIK, and an ancient fabric dyeing technique where hot wax is used as a resist on cloth.
Suitable for beginners and participants with some previous experience.
€ 65 for the full day - including all materials
12 October (Sunday) ADVANCED LEVEL PAPER MAKING and PAPER ART COURSE
10.30am – 5.30pm
This is a professional development programme for artists and crafts people: a follow-on, advanced level course in hand paper making and paper art. Suitable for participants with previous experience and those who took part at beginner`s workshops. The course focuses on three dimensional and sculptural works, installations, contemporary paper art processes and interactive, collaborative projects.
€ 75 for the full day - including all materials
16 November (Sunday) HAND PAPER MAKING and PAPER ART for CHRISTMAS
11am – 4pm
A short workshop offering striking creative ideas for making those unique Christmas presents and decorations! Participants will learn to design and make beautiful cards, silk fibre stars, small gifts while learning papermaking techniques and various textile processes.
Suitable for beginners.
€ 45 - including all materials
And...SAVE the DATE: after more than 5 years KOZO Studio is REOPENING!
The Studio will be launched with a solo exhibition of my new and recent works
from 6pm on Friday 26th of September
Invitations will follow - I hope to meet you there!
Kozo Studio hopes to be a creative, inspiring space that will continue to organize art and craft workshops along arts events, interactive projects and participatory programmes.
It will be also home to The Butterfly Project.
M: 00 353 (0)87 2543362