Every Saturday - the art of healing with our fabulous resident, Homeopathic practitioner, Fred Walker who enlivens and supports the Studio every Saturday. 12 noon - 3:30pm. Consultation  with Fred  by prior appointment.

Contact  087 263 9164.


Every Wednesday - Avia Gurman is available for personal (individual or small group) voice work/creation/expression. The voice is a constant window for expression and here is an opportunity to explore its possibilities in all aspects of life. Singing is a gift !!! - 2 sessions (1:30 - 3pm & 3- 4:30) Prior appointment necessary call Avia on 083 3461932.


Every Thursday Morning - 10:30-12:30. Drop-in painting group, facilitated by Corina Thornton. Bring a painting or begin afresh, in whatever medium you wish.  €12

Every 3rd Thursday in the month - Peruvian whistling vessels - This is a wonderful meathod of sound therapy which opens the mind, balances the left/right hemispheres and brings a calm which stays for many days.  Don’t take my work for it, more in-depth information from the maker of these very vessels, Daniel Stantnekov- www.peruvianwhistles.com €20 first time, or €15 to regulars.


New! Every Friday from 10:30 - 12:30 Drop-in Sculpture classes, facilitated by Denise Terry. Don’t wear your best clothes!! Materials provided at an extra cost  (clay, plaster or papier mache)


Film club .... dates to be confirmed, keep an eye on this page.



Part Two

Created by Mick Eile - The second session....‘OculAcoustic’

The rains poured and the winds howled in unison with the musical inspiration of Gary Dunne and Frank Byrne, on the 11th November 2010 inside the snug, intimate, relaxing Studio Gallery.

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An Interview..

Claire O’Brien from Midlands 103 came over to the Studio to chat with Corina Thornton (Thorn) about art, society and the Studio for the

Thursday arts program Encore 4-11-2010. 

This video is from our previous ‘Free Art’ event at a live performance in the

Le Cheile Arts and Music festival

Oldcastle, Co, Meath,

with Free Art member Thorn

and the fabulous Fox E music.

‘Three Pairs of hands and a blank canvas’

Filmed, edited and produced by Ray Beggan - Here is a brilliantly masterful video depicting the crazyness of the night which found ‘three pairs of hands and a blank canvas’ inspired by live acoustic Musicians Gary Dunne, Cathy Henderson and Robbie Hogan....This was THE night that launched the Free Art Society and first opened The Studio to the public- 24th September 2010... and the epic painting began ....continues in Part 2

 x Thank You x
Many thanks to all who flowed through The Studio over the course of time, and a very special thank you to all who made a donation so we can and keep ‘The Studio’ open, under the nurturance of The Free Art Society.net this help is MUCH appreciated. The proceeds have helped towards the cost of keeping the place warm and dry, and so many aspects of nurturing the arts in society, have been allowed to bear fruit with your help :)
A Massive Thank You to the MAC (Mullingar Arts Centre) for their fabulous and generous support.
Congratulations to everyone involved so far! Your skills, time and thoughts are only massive - There is genius afoot ladies and gentlemen, which is inspiring at any level! Many thanks go to our major Free art Friend Louis Peppard of ‘Lilliput loaf’ for trusting us with The Studio.http://www.mullingarartscentre.ieshapeimage_5_link_0

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The Three Graces - Michael Culhane

- 25th, 26th and 27th July 2011 (Mon, tues, Wed)

Intensive Life Drawing/Painting sessions

10am - 4:30pm

Upstairs - Danny Byrnes’ Nightclub

All artists welcome

Single and double model poses over day two and three (Depending on quantity of participants as we must work to budget) in an atmospheric nightclub setting where lighting may be used to create varying ambience on day three.

Nude +

By Michael Culhane

24th June - 30th July 2011

A Road Less Travelled - Michael Culhane


Saturday 13th August 2011

Mandala Workshop

With Denise Terry



11am - 4pm


Come into the inspiring atmosphere of The Studio to create your personal Mandala.

The day will include meet and greet, then into a guided meditation to bring you into your personal space where you will find the colours, shapes and symbols which entwine throughout your personal energy.


The Mandalas will serve as a Personal Power Totem to strengthen your future spiritual work and home.

Contact Denise on 087 9847011

(Limited places available)

Price €50 (€35 Concession price)