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National Drawing Day

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Date(s) - 20/05/2017
11:45 AM to 4:00 PM

Kilkenny Castle Park


National Drawing Day sees Butler Gallery invite people of all ages to indulge their creative side with a host of FREE activities throughout Kilkenny Castle Park.

What to expect? The unexpected!  With artist-led activities all around Kilkenny Castle Park there will be something for everyone!

The event is free & registration will take place from 11.45am at the Parade Tower, where visitors can pick up information about the day’s activities and a free National Drawing Day t-shirt.

In case of bad weather, National Drawing Day will continue inside Butler Gallery and Kilkenny Castle.

Pop along, bring your friends and family and enjoy this celebration of drawing, mark making and collective creativity on Saturday, May 20 of May 12 to 4pm. 

National Drawing Day is a countrywide event initiated by the National Gallery of Ireland and has been coordinated in Kilkenny by the Butler Gallery for the past eight years.

Artists:  Rachel Burke, Maurice Caplice, Mary Conroy, Annabel Konig, Sinead Lucey, Karen McArdle, Julie O’Hea, Tunde Toth, Mary-Ruth Walsh and Blackstack Studio artists Lynda Phelan and Jacqui O’Neill.

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