“Everyone can look, but it’s what each person sees that’s interesting!”

Upcoming Courses

Calligraphy as Mindful Writing

Explore the power of attention and discover your inner calm through an outer craft

10 weeks, starting Tuesday, January 21st 2020 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Click here to book your place at Blackrock Further Education Institute

 

Calligraphy as Mindful Writing

Explore the power of attention and discover your inner calm through an outer craft

Tuesday, September 24th 2019 6.30pm – 8.15pm
Blackrock Further Education Institute 10 weeks

Click here to book your place at Blackrock Further Education Institute

Testimonials

“Lovely style of teaching, very enjoyable, very encouraging, very calming.” – LC Bfei 2018

 

History of Art – with a difference “The Story of Colour”

Join our Colour Club

Tuesday, 24th September 2019

Learn about our favourite colours and how they bring meaning to our lives, not only through paintings but our culture and language.

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Upcoming Talks

Leonardo da Vinci

A renaissance Man for 21st Century

Lunch and Learn Series

Monday, March 2nd 2020

Members Dining Room 12.30

 

Recent Talks

Legacy of Leonardo

Thursday, September 12th 2019

 

Friends of the National Gallery

friends of the national gallery

Leonardo’s Legacy – July 13th

Crawford Gallery – Cork, October 25th

Leonardo’s Legacy

 

Testimonials

“Siobhan’s enthusiasm and knowledge of her craft is impressive. She is a wonderful teacher and I enjoyed the course very much” FC 2019
“I enrolled with no expectations, however I had little in the way of confidence.. Siobhan’s non judgemental approach created an atmosphere of patience and creativity which helped me greatly, “GG 2019

About Siobhan:

 

First time looking can become a lifelong loving….
Siobhan’s main focus is to make art history and Calligraphy available to as many people as possible.
Art culture is the leaven in our society, any contact whether visual or practical lifts our spirits!
Classes are conducted  in recognised colleges and private institutions /or venues.

 

Should you wish to contact Siobhan

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Past Talks

The Grand Gallery

friends of the national gallery

London Art of  1700s

Thursday, March 22nd 2018

RDS Lunch and Learn

The Women Behind WB Yeats

Monday, May 21st 2018 12.30am – 1.30pm
RDS Members Club Dining Room – Member €25 Non-Member €30
Contact Susan Cox to Book: susan@rdsie or Book Online

RDS Library Speaker Series – Leonardo: The Graphic Genius

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Wednesday, June 29th at 6:30pm at the RDS Merrion Room

RDS May Series 1pm – 2pm

Great Cities, Great Art and Music Weekly Talk With Siobhan Campbell and Ian Fox

Kildare and University Club, Stephens Green

Leonado DaVinci, WB Yeats, Yeats Women

Janurary 2017

Friends of the National Gallery

friends of the national gallery

Leonardo DaVinci 2015 Graphic Genius

WB Yeats – Yeats Women 2016

Evening Tours of Merrion Square – August 2017

George Russel – October 2017

Useful Websites

http://www.ibiblio.org/

– Excellent site covering the entire range of History of Art

http://www.leonardo-da-vinci-biography.com/new.html

– This link holds many of the drawings of Leonardo da Vinci

http://www.wga.hu/

– Excellent site for images from Medieval – 18th Century Art

List of Talks

Botticelli’s (1445-1510) ‘La Primavera’

Leonardo DaVinci (1452-1519)

Mysteries of Christian Art

Michelangelo’s (1475-1564) Frescos of the Sistine Chapel

Raphael (1483-1520) The School of Athens