We are delighted to be supporting the fantastic Trinity Arts Festival which begins today 7th -11th February 2011.
This festival is a week long, cross-campus event that is packed to the brim with a range of workshops, tours, talks, concerts and exhibitions. As well as being an event that unites the many arts based societies in the university, it is a fun and exciting way to sample a slice of what colleges societies has to offer.
We are sponsoring a deluxe Fixx Coffee Hamper packed with goodies and here are the events you will have an opportunity to sign up to, for entry into the draw.
Calligrpahy Workshop, 7th February 2011
TAF in conjunction with the Early Irish Society, are delighted to welcome Peannairí, a Dublin based group of highly skilled calligraphers to the festival. Peannairí will instruct participants in the art of calligraphy, as they recreate a page from a medieval manuscript using modern day techniques. As well as learning the craft of calligraphy, those involved will learn about the incredible manuscripts currently on display in the Old Library, including the Book of Kells and the Book of Armagh.
Crystal shop Jewellery making workshop with Yellow Brick Road Bead. 8th February 2011
For all those out there that are tired of the same gold and silver bangles from Penneys then be sure to drop by the Jewellery workshop hosted by Yellow Brick Road Bead and Crystal shop. Here you can learn a whole range of fun and quirky techniques and tips on how to make your own personalised jewellery with fl avour and fl are to suit you.
Come Dine With Me At Trinity Screening in Science Gallery. 11th February 2011
Five contestants battle it out on a week-long adventure of one dinner party a night. Scores are (sometimes brutally) given on film to each host at the end of each night and the winner will be announced at the screening. Not only a screening, but also a live performance, as the five contestants watch tentatively as the winner is announced!
Best of luck to everyone involved in what promises to be an action packed week!