One of the highlights of the 2016 Arts Festival was the chainsaw carving demonstration by Will Fogarty of Fear na Coilte Chainsaw Sculptures. After many coats of oil the Star Gazing hare was finally ready to be installed in it’s new home in O’Brien St Park. Many thanks to Kanturk Tidy Towns and Kanturk Mens Shed who over the last few weeks dug and laid the foundations and anchored the hare in
Festival Programme Click here Kanturk Credit Union School Art Competition Winners. Category A. Category B. Category C. Category D. Category E. Category F. Kanturk Library Open Art Exhibition Arts Festival Opening Messy Hands 2016 Workshop Dowtcha Puppets 2016 Workshop Invited Artist Cian O’Sullivan. Exhibition. Art Workshop Mary T Bradford Fear na Coillte Star Gazing Hare. Afternoon of Literature Night
Will Fogarty of Fear na Coillte Chainsaw Sculptures created a beautiful Sculpture on Saturday 19th March 2016 over the course of a few hours. The finished Sculpture a beautiful tactile Star Gazing Hare. The Star Gazing Hare will be on permanent display in O’Brien Street Park once it has been weatherproofed.
Great fun had by all at the Messy Hands Workshop Lots of budding artists, future winners of the schools art competition.