skibb-artsFPAWARD-winning musician and TV producer David Bickley is hosting two workshops in Skibbereen as part of the Skibbereen Arts Festival.



Electronic Music Mashup


Wednesday the 24th

4-5pm,  7 to 10 year olds

6.30-7.30pm 10+ year olds

In this workshop we use various analogue and digital equipment to discover how synthesisers work, lots of knobs, buttons, wires and noise!


Saturday the 27th


Video Essentials


12 -18 year olds


11-12pm camera techniques

12-1pm editing fundamentals


In the 1st workshop we will learn how to use any camera to produce good televisual results. We look at how to plan, light, shoot  and look after our precious footage.


In the 2nd class we look at how we edit and use effects to produce a high quality film.

Simple essential knowledge to turn amateur film into a professional form.


There will be cameras of all varieties along with a Steadicam and 2 mac computers. Participants are encouraged to bring along their own cameras and camera phones.