Sunday 26th September National Botanical Gardens Glasnevin

 



On Sunday 26th September from 2pm Dublin Sketchers will draw out and about at the National Botanical Gardens Glasnevin.

The National Botanic Gardens of Ireland are an oasis of calm and beauty, and entry is free is free.. A premier scientific institution, the Gardens contain important collections of plant species and cultivars from all over the world.  Sculpture in Context 2021 is currently running in the grounds. Join us for a lovely afternoon of sketching in beautiful surroundings.  Toilets at the main entrance.

Rather than meeting in a cafe or pub, we'll gather at the café at the main entrance at 4pm. Remember to observe Covid rules

If it's your first time, just come along with your materials and paper. Say hello to any fellow sketcher you see. Don't worry if you're late, we usually are!
If you would like your sketch added to the website, email to dublinsketchers@gmail.com or post it to the Dublin Sketchers social WhatsApp if you're on that. If you're on Instagram use #dublinsketchers.Please edit your image so it is low resolution and properly oriented.

 


Sketches from the Chester Beatty Library, Sunday 19th Sept. 2021.

We had a great days sketching  and lots of variety, along with good weather and also received some great sketches from afar, on the day!

                                                                 Betty

                                                         Caitriona S.

                                                            Christine                                                                                                          
Catherine

                                                          Pat McA.

                                                            Delphine

                                                             Valerie

                           
                                                             Kasper

                                                              Ian C.

Mary O 'C

                                                          Michael C.

Muireann

Olly

Mandy
                                               
Art O'C

Caroline  (Shannon Basin, Royal Canal)
    
    Marie Helene ( The Corbieres)

                                                   Terri   (Krackow)

Sunday 19th September Chester Beatty Library and Dublin Castle



On Sunday 19th September from 2pm Dublin Sketchers will draw out and about at the Chester Beatty Library and Dublin Castle

A vibrant National Cultural Institution, the Chester Beatty was once the private library of Sir Alfred Chester Beatty (1875 – 1968), a successful American mining engineer, collector and philanthropist, the Chester Beatty is also today a research library for scholars from all over the world.  It was described by the Lonely Planet as ‘not just the best museum in Ireland but one of the best in Europe. Join us for a lovely afternoon of sketching.  There are also plenty of coffee options locally.

Rather than meeting in a cafe or pub, we'll gather at the sculpture outside the library at 4pm. Remember to observe Covid rules.


If it's your first time, just come along with your materials and paper. Say hello to any fellow sketcher you see. Don't worry if you're late, we usually are!
If you would like your sketch added to the website, email to dublinsketchers@gmail.com or post it to the Dublin Sketchers social WhatsApp if you're on that. If you're on Instagram use #dublinsketchers.Please edit your image so it is low resolution and properly oriented.


Sketches done around the Pearse Museum

 A wonderful afternoon enjoyed by all, and great work produced in the grounds of                                     the Pearse Museum in St Endas Park, Rathfarnham.

                                                    

                                                            Pat McA.

                                                           Christine

                                                            isiolde

                                                              Valerie

                                                            Caroline

                                                              Olly

                                                                Chris

                                                          Delphine D.

                                                             Betty
   
                                                               Alice
                                                             Linda

                                                               Terri

                                                             Mary O'C

                                                             Art O' C.

                                                              Ian C.

                                                                Paddy

Sunday 12th September Pearse Museum Rathfarnham




On Sunday 12th of September from 2pm Dublin Sketchers will draw out and about at Pearse Museum, St Enda’s Park (or sketch in your own location)


The Pearse Museum is dedicated to the memory of Patrick Pearse and his brother, William. Patrick Pearse was an educationalist and nationalist who was executed for his part in the 1916 Rising. The museum is situated in the suburb of Rathfarnham on the south side of Dublin
.

The café is open seven days a week from 9.30am – 5.30pm. The toilet facilities in St. Enda’s park are open daily from 9am – 6pm. 

Rather than meeting in a cafe or pub, we'll gather in the Court Yard at 4pm. Remember to observe Covid rules

If it's your first time, just come along with your materials and paper. Say hello to any fellow sketcher you see. Don't worry if you're late, we usually are!
If you would like your sketch added to the website, email to dublinsketchers@gmail.com or post it to the Dublin Sketchers social WhatsApp if you're on that. If you're on Instagram use #dublinsketchers.Please edit your image so it is low resolution and properly oriented

 


Sketches from IMMA on Sunday 5th Sept. 2021.

A beautiful day was spent in the grounds of Imma including  lots of activity with Drums loudly playing and dancing!


Jessica

                                                         Marie Helene

                                                            Mandy

                                                           Caroline

                                                          John C.

                                                             Isiolde

                                                             Davey

                                                                Olly

                                                            Pat McA

                                                                Betty

                                                               Terri

                                                             Linda

                                                           Mary O'C

Louise

                                                             Ian C.

                                                            Art O'C

                                                            Peter B.

                                                    Marie S.  (Surrey)

                                                Caitriona  S.  (Co.Cork)

                                                      Kate  (Ballinskelligs)