The Irish Georgian Society is delighted to play host to St. Patrick’s Festival’s I Love My City cultural programme. The Dublin Painting and Sketching Club with The Irish Writers Centre will present an exhibition of paintings inspired by the poetry of W.B Yeats. Poetry recitals, short readings on Yeats and musical settings of his poems by harpist Claire…
A couple of places left….
Kilburn-White Horse, North Yorkshire
At the Quay Inis Bó Finne-
Inishbofin, County Donegal
Facial Expression An exhibition celebrating the human face From portraiture to caricature the human face has remained central to visual expression. This show features the work of Illustrators Ireland members exploring this theme. To be opened by John Minihan- Iconic Photographer Thursday 26th February @ 8pm The United Arts Club 3 Upper Fitzwilliam St Dublin…
A recent scraperboard.
Three portraits from life drawing at the United Arts Club.
The finished scraperboard, worked up from the charcoal drawing I posted earlier.
A life drawing, sanguine on paper. 20 minutes.
A preliminary drawing for something I’m working on. Charcoal and pastel on tinted paper WB Yeats The Stare’s Nest by My Window The bees build in the crevices Of loosening masonry, and there The mother birds bring grubs and flies. My wall is loosening; honey-bees, Come build in the empty house of the stare. We…