Welcome to Elemente

Elemente is a small art & creative computing school located in an idyllic and tranquil setting in rural County Laois.
All classes are taught in small groups and every student is encouraged to experiment and learn at their own pace.

Creative thinking and problem solving in a non-competitive, creative and supportive atmosphere is paramount at Elemente.

About Isabel

I hold a degree in Fine Art and an M.A. in Interactive Media Production. With a professional background in various creative fields from advertising agencies to higher education, my experience ranges from graphic arts and sculpture to print media production and web design.
I love making things and learning new skills myself – anything from crafting to carpentry – I’ll give it a go!

Camps & Classes

Creative Computing - Beginners /Intermediate

Creative Computing – Beginners

Students create animations, games and interactive stories with SCRATCH, a block based programming language. Suitable for children aged 8-13 years, no previous knowledge required.
6 week course starting Monday 18/09/2023, 5:30- 6:45pm, €75 per child, sibling discount available. Booking is essential!

Creative Computing - Beginners /Intermediate

Creative Computing – Intermediate

Students explore coding basics like loops, conditionals, variables and more with SCRATCH and playfully develop an understanding of programming languages.
6 week course starting Tuesday 19/09/2023, 4:30- 5:45pm and 6:00- 7:15pm , €75 per child, sibling discount available. Booking is essential!

Art & Crafts Classes

ART & Crafts for children aged 8-13

Students explore various art techniques – from drawing and painting to printmaking and collage. No previous knowledge required, all materials included.
6 week course starting Friday 22/09/2023, 4:00- 5:30pm, €90 per child, sibling discount available. Booking is essential!

Elemente Art Classes for Adults

ART & Crafts for Adults

Christmas themed course exploring various art techniques like drawing, painting, block printing and collage. You will learn how to use colour schemes, rules of composition and different materials in your art work.
6 week course starting in November 2023, €105 per person, date and time to be confirmed. Booking is essential!

“The role of the teacher is to create the conditions for invention rather than provide ready-made knowledge.”

Seymour Papert