About Us

Brother and sister team, Dave & Sinead Lawless, facilitate fun art workshops & classes in illustration & animation.


Dave Lawless

Dave studied Film at St. John’s College in Cork and has spent many years working both as a puppeteer and modeller with Dowtcha Puppets. His work has been featured at a number of St. Patrick’s Day parades in Cork and Dublin and most recently at the Cork Puppetry Festival. Dave has considerable experience helping kids of all ages to express themselves through animation using claymation. Dave is also a freelance illustrator and painter.



Sinead Lawless

Sinead studied Animation at DLIADT and subsequently went on to work for Brown Bag Films & contributed to the creation of their Academy Award® Nominated Short ‘Give up yer aul Sins’. Sinead also worked as a freelance illustrator for Folens for a number of years. Sinead’s passion is evident in her enthusiasm and excitement to share her knowledge on the subject of drawing. She also still loves to watch cartoons!