Sarah Longley
Kirkton Church Hall
Sat 28 Oct 11:30-5pm
Sun 29 Oct 11:30-8pm
An exciting weekend of sensory drawing activities for the whole community featuring local artists and musicians. Through september and October Sarah has been collaborating with community groups in Lochalsh, devising fun sensory drawing sessions. The groups include Plockton Piano Club with Peter MacLaren, Saturday Art Club, Airdferry Resource Centre, Kyleakin Connections, Lochalsh Life Drawing and Skye Circus Skills. She has also devised a weekend of events in Kirkton Church Hall and will be joined by reknowned musicians and artists.
๐’๐š๐ญ๐ฎ๐ซ๐๐š๐ฒ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ–๐ญ๐ก ๐Ž๐œ๐ญ๐จ๐›๐ž๐ซ ๐…๐‘๐„๐„๐Ÿญ๐Ÿญ:๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฌ-๐Ÿญ๐—ฝ๐—บ SENSORY ART: with Sarah's Art Club. Sound: Exploring ways to depict different sounds, including Birdsong, through mark-making. Sight: Blind drawing (drawing without looking at the page) and other fun exercises to encourage us to look closely at the world around us. Touch, Smell and taste will be used in a variety of different ways using familiar objects. There will be a myriad of exciting media to work with and maybe have a bash on a drum yourself!๐Ÿญ:๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฌ-๐Ÿฎ:๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฌ๐—ฝ๐—บ OUTDOOR SENSORY ART: we will go outside with drawing boards (weather permitting) and do some observational drawing, trying to engage all our senses. This will culminate in a large 'Sound map' to which everyone can contribute.๐Ÿฏ-๐Ÿฑ๐—ฝ๐—บ SOUND & VISION: Musicians and artists are going to join us for a colourful and exciting drawing session.Then virtuoso musicians ๐—ฅ๐—ผ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—ป ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป and ๐—™๐—ฟ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐˜€ Wilkins will play violin and concertina for some experimental mark-making. ๐—ฃ๐—ฒ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐— ๐—ฎ๐—ฐ๐—Ÿ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ป beloved music teacher, pianist will play a thrilling programme of music he's devised (including some of his own pieces) while Sarah directs a large scale group drawing on the floor. Finally innovative composer ๐—ฅ๐˜‚๐—ณ๐˜‚๐˜€ ๐—˜๐—น๐—น๐—ถ๐—ผ๐˜ will take the lead and we will have some fun inventing our own musical notations for the musicians to perform.

๐’๐ฎ๐ง๐๐š๐ฒ ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ–๐ญ๐ก ๐Ž๐œ๐ญ๐จ๐›๐ž๐ซ ๐…๐‘๐„๐„
๐Ÿญ๐Ÿญ:๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฌ-๐Ÿญ๐—ฝ๐—บ PRINT-MAKING: Exploring repeated patterns in art and music using potato prints, hands and feet!
๐Ÿญ:๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฌ-๐Ÿฏ๐—ฝ๐—บ SENSORY ART: activities using lots of different media including ink and sticks and drawing from nature.
๐Ÿฏ-๐Ÿฐ:๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿฌ๐—ฝ๐—บ POLLOCK-JAZZ: action painting. please wear non-precious clothes. Abstract expressionist Jackson Pollock listened to jazz while he made his famous drip paintings. We will make a large communal drippy picture in this fun session.
๐Ÿฑ-๐Ÿด๐—ฝ๐—บ EXHIBITION-CEILIDH: Come and see the amazing artwork. Snacks and drinks provided plus a chance to do some more drawing and hopefully some live music. Bring an instrument!

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This is a free event

Suitable for ages: All

Organised by Sarah Longley

Miss Sarah Longley
t: 07837604021

Family Friendly Facilities: Kitchen, toilet

Several steps and a handrail

Kirkton Church Hall
Kirkton Church Hall
IV40 8EG

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