Re-connect Pottery Workshop


As part of the Laois Connects programme the Laois Arthouse will hold a free workshop with ceramic artist Cathy Whelan on Friday 12th October from 4pm-6pm. Working with clay is a natural way to connect with the present moment and alleviate stress. This workshop will explore the therapeutic nature of clay through simple techniques and mindful movements. Participants will get a chance to create a unique piece of work in a creative and relaxed environment. This workshop is suitable for all levels, no previous experience is necessary. Participants are advised to bring an apron.

 Cathy Whelan is a Ceramic Artist and Educator. A graduate of the National College of Art and Design, Cathy’s practice explores behaviour and emotion. Her inspiration stems from areas areas of mental health and the natural world. Cathy’s work has been exhibited as part of a group show in Gallery Zozimus, Dublin and as part of a collaborative exhibition in NCAD.

Free/Booking essential – Limited numbers – T: 057 8664033/13 or E: artsoff@laoiscoco.ie

Venue:  Laois Arthouse, Stradbally , Co Laois

Date:  Friday 12th October

Time:  4pm-6pm