Diary

We have a full diary of events detailing special guest demonstrations and our regular competitions.

This year the competition for the cover picture for the printed diary was won by Jackie Salton with

Eileen Donan Castle, Loch Duich, Scotland.

2017

March    

01  AGM followed by supper.

08  Visit by the Art Shop Skipton. Demonstration on mixed

media followed by ‘Try before you buy‘.

15  Guest – Anthony Barrow. A landscape in pastels.

www.anthonybarrow.co.uk

22  Practise and a competition on the use of mixed  media.

29 Workalong with Anne.

April

05 Theme night- ‘Gathering Storm’.

12  Own work.

19  Guest –  Fiona Peart. Studio v Plein air? What to look for. Watercolour. www.fionapeart.com

26  Practice.

May

03  Competition – ‘Fantastic Beasts’.

10  Own work.

17  Guest – Rob Miller, Oils in a water colour style.

www.robmillerartist.org          

24  Practice.

31  Workalong with Val.  

June

07  Theme night – ‘Mountains’

14  En plein air- if the weather allows, out and about in Brinscall with a small prize for the favourite.

17  Brinscall Festival Day. We have a stall selling our

unframed work for £10 maximum. Help is needed from 10 am.    

21  Guest-Leanne Ellis. Landscapes on canvas and paper using acrylic.www.leanneellisart.com

28  Practice     

July       

05  Competition – ‘Rambling’.

12  Workalong with Brenda.

19  Guest – Frances Winder. Gesso with various mediums.

www.franceswinder.com

26. Practice.

August

02  Theme night -‘Picnic in the Park’.

09  Put up a new exhibition at H.Q.

16  Guest –Judith Farnworth. Venice in water colour.  www.artbyjudithfarnworth.com

23  Practice.

30  A model for you to replicate with pencil or brush.   

September    

06  A competition, a publicity painting for the Astley Hall Exhibition.

13  ‘Face to face’  draw or paint each other.

20  Guest –Edward Foster. Visionary drawing using pencil. www.edwardfoster.co.uk

27  Practice.

October

04  Theme night – ‘Autumn Hedgerows’.

11  A social evening with other artists.

18  Guest-Les Darlow. Dramatic landscapes using ink and pastel. www.lesdarlow.com

25 Own work

November

01  Competition – ‘Bonfire night’.

08  Own work.

15  Guest-Harry Caunce. A snow scene in oil.

www.harrycaunce.com

22  Wall art at Brinscall, with a Christmas theme.

29  Work along with Pat.

December       

06  Theme night, title ‘Snow and ice’.

13  A Christmas party with family and friends, to include a beetle drive.

20  An informal meeting.

28  No meeting.

2018    

January

03  No meeting.

10  Own work, plus the presentation of ‘The Peoples Choice’ and ‘The Members Choice’.

17  Guest –Elise Nimmo Wildlife in pastel and pastel pencil. www.elisenimmoart.com

24  Practice.

31  Work along with Judith.

February

07   Competition – Produce a paintingfor the front of the diary 2018/19.

14   Own work.

21   Guest – Graham Berry. People and places in water

colour.  www.grahamberrystudio.com

28   Practice.

March

07  A.G.M. with supper.

14  Work along with Roger.

21  A guest –Tony Barrow Figurative work with mixed

medium. www.anthonybarrow.co.uk

28  Own work.