Category Archives: Children

After School Art Workshop: Creative Self Portraits with artist Jill Bouchier

Michael Mulcahy 1987 Self Portrait. The National Self Portrait Collection of Ireland














Create imaginative self portraits inspired by Garter Lane Arts Centre’s current exhibition of the National Self Portrait Collection ‘At Face Value’ curated by the Waterford Young Arts Critics.

Join artist Jill Bouchier to explore a variety of materials including pencil, charcoal, pastels and collage and create a unique portrait of yourself to take home!


Date/ Time: Thursday, March 8th, 4-5pm.

Venue: Children’s Room, 5 O’Connell Street (up the staircase, beside Delaney’s Florist).

Who: Suitable for children from 7- 12 years.

Tickets: Free but places limited so booking in advance is essential. Book tickets online or call Box Office: 051-855038.


Baby Boogie








Enjoy music and dance in a workshop especially designed for parents, babies and toddlers. The dance studio will be transformed into a calming and comforting environment where dance artist Jess Rowell will guide you and your little ‘uns in an exploration of movement and rhythm.

Fun for little ones and a great workout for parents and guardians!

Date/ Time: Tuesday, March 13th. 12noon- 1pm.

Venue: Bausch & Lomb Dance Studio, 5 O’Connell Street (up the staircase, beside Delaney’s Florist). Garter Lane Arts Centre staff will be on hand to help you with your buggie!

Who: Suitable for children from 0-2 years accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Tickets: €11 per baby. Accompanying adult place FREE! Book tickets online or call Box Office: 051-855038.