IGNITE Walking Exhibition in Lochgilpead

ignite Walking ExhibitionIGNITE (5 & 6 November) is a Walking Exhibition around Lochgilphead of light works created by young people. Come and enjoy the festival atmosphere before the Fireworks on Bonfire Night. Ignite is brought to you by Artmap Engage and talc., Tarbert who came together with a shared belief that tools, materials and creative experimentation should …Read More

Sound of Corryvreckan

corryvreckanhttps://soundcloud.com/artsqwest/vortex We are delighted to share the sound the young people in Tarbert created as part of talc.’s arts & music summer school during a workhop with John Grant. The summer school was part of talc.’s “sparks, drifts and rain” project and was inspired by Moine Mhor and Corryvreckan. The piece is called Vortex and …Read More

ART & MUSIC SUMMER SCHOOL FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

talc. summerschoolLOCHGILPHEAD — Artmap Engage/AYA Monday, 11 July: SNH bog walk & Digital photography (outdoors) Tuesday, 12 July: Kinetic light sculptures
 Wednesday, 13 July: Kinetic light sculptures 10am – 4pm, Ages: 12–25 TARBERT Monday, 25 July:
 Photography & sound recording (outdoors) Tuesday, 26 & Wednesday, 27 July:
 Sound & Sculptures (outdoors; can only be booked as …Read More

New board members

talc. TarbertThere are three new co-opted art advisers on the board of the Templar Arts and Leisure Centre Trust: – Wilma MacKenzie as a local crafts person (glass engraver) from Tarbert – Lynne Girdwood is art teacher at Tarbert Academy, from Ardrishaig – Gair Dunlop is Course Director for Time Based Art & Digital Film at …Read More

Young artist (e-textile) appointed

beth_textileWe are delighted to announce that Beth Qualter Buncall is appointed to be the first talc. young artist for e-textile. Within the next 6 weeks Beth will create a dress, learning new skills like digital textile print, laser cut, folding techniques, sewing, soldering and programming. She will be supported by digital artists Nicole Heidtke and …Read More

Opportunity for a creative young person (ages: 15-25)

e-textile at talc.talc.’s media arts programme is looking for a creative young person interested in designing an item of clothing (in a wider sense). Depending on your ideas and design, you can learn the following techniques: – creating patterns with Adobe Illustrator – digital textile printing – laser engraving and cutting fabric – sewing and – adding …Read More