Sculpture Course for the Visually Impaired with Fighting Blindness & Cork College of F.E.T.

For those living with visual impairment, exploring the world of fine art may seem like a challenge, but thanks to a unique collaboration, a new opportunity has emerged. Fighting Blindness, in partnership with Cork College of Further Education and Training (F.E.T.), is proud to introduce a groundbreaking sculpture course designed specifically for the visually impaired. This course, led by the talented artist Krzysztof Rosa, promises a multi-sensory journey into the world of fine art.

Course Details:

When: Starting on Thursday, January 25th, 2024, this 8-week course will run every Thursday from 4 pm to 6 pm.

Where: Douglas Street Campus, Cork College of Further Education and Training (F.E.T.)

Course fee: FREE

Clay plates and pottery made by a young woman.
This course, led by the talented artist Krzysztof Rosa, promises a multi-sensory journey into the world of fine art.

Meet the Facilitator: Krzysztof Rosa

Our course facilitator, Krzysztof Rosa, is not only a skilled artist but also a passionate advocate for making art accessible to all. With a deep appreciation for the sensory experience of art, Krzysztof is committed to creating an inclusive environment where participants can explore their creativity and artistic expression.

The Multi-Sensory Experience:

What makes this Sculpture Course truly unique is its focus on creating a multi-sensory experience. Visual impairment should not be a barrier to experiencing the beauty of art. Participants will have the opportunity to engage with various materials, shapes, and textures, allowing them to craft their sculptures guided by touch, smell, and sound.

How to Enroll:

For inquiries and expressions of interest, please reach out to us by emailing us:  Insight@fightingblindness.ie. Our team is here to answer any questions you may have and assist you in joining this creative and unique journey.

Why This Course Matters:

This innovative collaboration between Fighting Blindness and Cork College of F.E.T. represents a significant step towards making the world of art accessible to all. Through this Sculpture Course, participants can develop their artistic skills, experience the joy of creation, and gain a deeper connection to the world of fine art.

Contact us at Insight@fightingblindness.ie to learn more and be part of this extraordinary multi-sensory art course. Together, we are sculpting a more inclusive world of creativity and imagination.