Weekend Art Breaks

Do you want to spend a whole weekend painting, sculpting, drawing or generally being creative in one of Ireland’s most picturesque villages….?
…of course you do… and the perfect venue is… the Schoolhouse for Art.

 Situated at the heart of Enniskerry village the crown of Wicklow – Ireland’s ‘garden county’, the Schoolhouse for Art resides in an atmospheric old building built in 1818 which was the local National School for almost 200 years until the children moved to their new school in 2011. The iconic schoolhouse has been brought back to life as the Schoolhouse for Art which is a facility for the study and exploration of arts and crafts.
A diverse team of dedicated art and craft tutors, who are all professional and experienced artists, provide a wonderful program full of classes and workshops throughout the year, excellent tuition in a friendly and enjoyable atmosphere.


A perfect venue for Art Groups….

Private Art Group weekends (or weekdays) can also be facilitated in the Schoolhouse for Art. If you are in an art group (5 or larger) and you like the idea of heading off with your fellow artists for a couple of days pure art in a perfect location, the Schoolhouse for Art, Enniskerry is the perfect choice. Located on the outskirts of Dublin (just off the M50) and with the Wicklow landscape as a stunning backdrop, Enniskerry has everything to offer for a great group art breakincluding great accommodation, gorgeous food and great craic in the local pubs where the day’s art can be discussed, dissected and debated.

We can provide the space and the tutor – tailored to your group’s artistic needs.