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Join us at Sonas Studio for days and weekends of fun and exploration!

Krystyna and Kim are established designer makers whose response to the stunning Loop Head landscape informs their creative practice.

Sonas 2 studio is almost at the end of Loop Head peninsula. Nestled amongst fields and very close to the Atlantic ocean. The views are wonderful. Enjoy learning new skills in a relaxed atmosphere with either Krystyna or Kim, both very experienced tutors.

if you have any questions or would like a booking form,
please email Kim
info@kimthittichai.com


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(KP) Krystyna Pomeroy  (KT) Kim Thittichai

Look. Draw. Print. Stitch - Weekends (KT)

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Be inspired by the local dry stone walls, incredible geology, the lighthouse and friendly welcome. We will go out to take photos/draw or stay inside and draw from the wonderful views and artefacts in and around Kim’s colourful and interesting home.

You will create several drawings, which can then be made into printing blocks. We will print onto paper and fabric to create beautiful layered surfaces on which to stitch by hand. 

€250 includes materials

2018
September - Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd
October - Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st
November - Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th

2019
January  -
Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th              February - Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th
March - Saturday 30 and Sunday 31st                      April - Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th
May - Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th                 June - Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th
July - Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th                    August - Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th
October - Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th

Summer Schools - 2019

Making Silk Paper Bowls. (KT)

July 8th – 11th  - €340

Enjoy working with colour and the most luxurious of fibres – silk.
Learn how to make silk paper and beautiful bowls.

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Constructing Form (KP)

July 15th – 18th - €340

On this 4-day course you will be looking at the shapes of birds/animals. Using card, paper, wire, you will learn to construct pared-down sculptural forms, progressing from simple shapes to the more complex.

1 and 2 day workshops - 2019


Make a Hen (KP) - €85

In the process of making your very own “handbag hen” you will be learning the basic techniques of papier mache.

March -Tuesday 19th
April - Wednesday 17th
June - Thursday 27th

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Rag Rugs (KP) 2019 - €170

Rug hooking is an increasingly popular craft with a long history. Make something beautiful with upcycled textiles as well as keeping fabrics out of landfill.

July - Monday 22nd & Tuesday 23rd
August - Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th
September - Wednesday 4th

Forms with Insertions (KP) - €170

You will be combining colour, texture, shape and found objects to create layered paper forms that express your response to an aspect of the environment.

July -Tuesday 30th & Wednesday 31st

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Fabric pictures (KP) - €85

Needle, thread, scissors, bits of fabric and a willingness to play... all you need to create your unique piece of textile art.

August - Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th

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Fabulous Book Covers (KT) - €85

Make a beautiful book cover with fabric scraps and sparkle.

February Tuesday 26th
April Tuesday 23rd
July Tuesday 2nd
August Tuesday 6th

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Simple Prints (KT) - €85

Play with mono printing and printing blocks to create lovely fabrics to stitch – or not.

March Thursday 28th
May Thursday 2nd
June Wednesday 19th
September Wednesday 11th

Colourful Luminaries (KT) - €85

Working with Lutradur and heat guns we will paint and distress with heat tools to create a beautiful light shade table decoration.

March Friday 8th
May Tuesday 14th
June Wednesday 5th
August Wednesday 14th

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Christmas Wreath (KP) - €85

Learn to make spectacular paper roses and leaves and use them to make an indoor wreath for Christmas (or any occasion). Glitter will be available.

November  - Saturday 23rd

Christmas Luminary (KT) - €85

Working with Lutradur and heat guns we will paint and distress with heat tools to create a beautiful light shade table decoration.

November Saturday 16th
November – Sunday 24th

Sonas 2
Fodra
Kilbaha
County Clare
Ireland
V15 X030

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Workshops are €85 per day – including materials.

 

Workshops are 10 am – 4 pm.
Refreshments will be available morning and afternoon but please bring your own lunch.

Payment for all workshops is through Paypal

Have a group of 6 friends?  We can organise a workshop just for you.

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Why not book a workshop as part of your holiday as you travel around Ireland? There are plenty of places to stay near by.

 

There is no public transport on the peninsula, so a car is necessary.