The Avoca Gallery is an exhibition space, artist studio and home to Avoca Painting School, located 10km from Arklow on the main road (R752) from Rathdrum to Avoca, near the Meetings of the Waters.
Resident artist Rod Coyne shows a vast selection of his paintings and canvas prints here. You can meet the artist; view works in progress or peruse various gift ideas available. There is also an extensive online shop and offer free shipping.
Interested in learning how to paint? Receive professional tuition in acrylic and oil painting and drawing from highly experienced, practicing artist Rod Coyne. Studio art classes, outdoor painting workshops, demonstrations and painting vacations are on offer, with an informal atmosphere in the “Garden of Ireland”. Painting class locations include Glendalough, Kilmacurragh Botanic Gardens, and the Meetings of the Waters.
Services are designed for visiting tourists as much as locally based people with a creative urge. The Avoca Painting School can also provide tuition and demonstration at your art group’s location. From absolute beginners to experienced painters – It is an ideal chance if you have dabbled and want to learn a few more techniques. Enjoy the process and see your surroundings with new eyes.
Open weekends 12pm – 5.30pm and by appointment