Jake Winkle Demonstration

Jake Winkle gave members a great demonstration last night, completing two fantastic paintings full of life and colour. He carefully explained his method of working and the equipment he used…

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Wreath Making

Amy from Plotgate Community Farm visited us on 11 December and showed us how to make a beautiful Christmas wreath using hazel, leaves and berries. The result was stunning and…

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Catherine Beale Portrait Workshop

On Saturday 19th October at Long Load Catherine, who is a recognised enthusiast for watercolour portraiture, gave an interesting demonstration of her modern technique for creating exciting portraits. All present…

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Lawrence Belbin Demonstration

At our regular monthly meeting last Thursday the Group enjoyed an evening with Lawrence  who demonstrate his use of oil paints to achieve a wonderful depiction of a rolling landscape.  It was…

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Alex Cree Demonstration

Alex joined us for a varied and diverse evening demonstration on Wednesday. His use of different 'paints' e.g. tea and ink and 'brushes' e.g. swan quill was interesting, as was…

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SGA Cttee Meeting

The members of the SGA Cttee met at Kate Holland's for the latest meeting and, among other matters, discussed the Annual Exhibition held in August.  During the course of the Exhibition we…

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2019 Exhibition – Public Vote Winner

The picture that won the public vote was Pat White's dramatic picture called 'David'.  This was executed in Charcoal and was a clear favourite with the over 500 visitors that our 2019 Exhibition attracted. …

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