National Drawing Day 2019 at Backwater Artists Group

In association with National Drawing Day

Studio 12, First Floor Backwater Artists Group, Wandesford Quay,

Saturday 18th May 2019

All workshops are free. Materials included.

Life Drawing Session for adults with Megan Eustace

Time: 11.30am – 1pm.

Booking not essential but space is limited. Suitable for all levels: beginners, improvers or practicing artists.

As a third level art educator Megan Eustace has developed her own template for teaching life drawing building on traditional approaches but encouraging abstract thinking and unusual methods of recording information.

Drawing workshop for kids with Éilis Ní Fhaoláin

Time: 1.30pm – 3pm

Ages 7 -12 Years. Max 12 people. Booking essential. To book: Contact Elaine Coakley,, 021 – 4961002

Taking a layered approach to drawing, the participants will use rubbings as a starting point, using glue and sand to add more line and texture as the work develops.

Featured image: Detail of ‘Take Refuge in the Here and Now no.2’. Megan Eustace, Conte on Paper, 104cm x 153cm. Naked Truth Exhibition, Crawford Art Gallery,2018. Photograph: Dara McGrath 2018