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Are you a teenager with CF interested in making art?

Teenagers aged 13 – 16 with Cystic Fibrosis are invited to take part in a new online art programme* led by Helium Arts in collaboration with Cystic Fibrosis Ireland.

Over 6 online sessions in spring 2019, you will connect creatively with other teenagers living with Cystic Fibrosis, explore artworks from the Irish Museum of Modern Art and have the opportunity to share your work and ideas with a wider audience. The programme is led by artist Rachel Tynan.

Programme kicks off Saturday 23rd March 2019, 11am – 12pm

  • For young people aged 13-16
  • Programme is free
  • No art experience necessary
  • Running March – May
  • The programme will run Wednesday afternoons or Saturdays following the initial session, depending on participant preference

To REGISTER for the programme contact:
Samantha Byrne in CFI: or 01 4962433
Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

*Participants will be invited to devise their own name for the project!

This online art programme is produced by Helium Arts in partnership with Cystic Fibrosis Ireland, the Irish Museum of Modern Art and Waterford Healing Arts Trust. The programme is supported by The Arts Council, The Ireland Funds, Dublin City Council and The Health Services Credit Union.

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