Mermaid Arts Centre Exhibition
The Legends of Wicklow - Createschool Film
Opening Thursday 9 November 2017 | 6pm
Open FRI 10 - SAT 18 November | 10am-6pm| Sunday 19th 1pm -4pm
Wicklows shore's have known many visitors over the centuries. They all brought their fair share of myths and legends. Createschool have taken these stories and created a series of 5 short films and boldly titled it (...drum roll...) - "The Legends of Wicklow"
They will be released on our YouTube channel and will be available in Irish, English and with subtitles.
The exhibition in the Mermaid Art Centre, as part of the yarn storytelling festival will feature three of these films:
A Tale to Tell - `A History of Storytelling in Wicklow'
The Quiet Pilgrim- St.Kevin and the story of Glendalough
Snakes and Sermons- St.Patrick and St.Mantán and how the county was named.
Be sure to check out some of the stars of the film (Specially created customised Lego mini-figures), a selection of the hand made sets and several behind the scenes shots.
Createschool are grateful for the financial support of Wicklow County Council and An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltachta & Gaelscolaíochta that made these films possible.
Learn How to Make your Own!
If you would like to learn how to make your own film why not come to a workshop at Easter in the Mermaid Arts Centre.
If you are a teacher and are interested in booking a workshop please feel free to contact us in order to get a quotation.
These films have been made possible by Wicklow County Council Arts Office & An Chomhairle um Oideachas Gaeltachta & Gaelscolaíochta.