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PĂșcas & Potions - Children's workshops set to take place this mid-term break - 2nd, 3rd & 4th Nov

Date Released: 12 October 2016

Meath County Council Arts Office is delighted to present 'Púcas and Potions 2016'


Where: Heritage Centre/Old Courthouse, Kells

When: 2nd - 4th November

  • Three-Day Create your own Spooky Story with Matt Griffin. 2nd - 4th Nov, 11am - 1pm daily. 9-12 yrs. €20 for 3 day programme.
  • Monster Doodle with Tatyana Feeney. 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 2 - 3.30pm. 5-8yrs. €8 per workshop. 

 Workshop numbers are limited and must be pre-booked at or 046 9097414


Author and Illustrator, Matt Griffin will host a three day workshop for children aged between 9 and 12. Over the three workshops the children will create and illustrate their own stories. Matt’s debut children's novel, A Cage of Roots, was published by The O'Brien Press in 2015 and the sequel, Stormweaver, came out in April 2016 (also published by The O'Brien Press). The final book in the trilogy will be out in April 2017. The cost for this 3-day programme is €20 and workshops will run from 11am – 1pm daily.

For children aged between 5 and 8 years, Author and Illustrator Tatyana Feeney will host Monster Doodle workshops. Tatyana’s books include the Little Owl’s Orange Scarf and Small Elephants Bathtime. The cost for each workshop is €8 and will run from 2pm – 3.30pm daily.

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