Anita Pegler’s Talk and Demonstration

Despite it being a very windy evening many SGA members - and visitors - attended Anita's fascinating demonstration on Wednesday evening.  During the night Anita produced 2 pictures in acrylic…

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Tuesday Morning at Long Load

Two more sessions have been added to the "do your own thing" painting at Long Load to cover the remaining Tuesdays in March, the 19th and 26th. On the final…

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Catherine Beale Workshop

14 SGA members had an inspiring day with Catherine Beale at Long Load in early February. She demonstrated how to paint winter trees, using a wet into wet watercolour technique.…

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Sunday Times Watercolour Exhibition

The shortlisted works for the above 2018 competition can be viewed between the 12 January and 27 March 2019 at The Sainsburys Gallery, Willis Museum, Basingstoke. Admission free. The exhibits…

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New Year Lunch

16 members enjoyed lunch at the Great Bow Wharf, Langport last Monday. Conversation flowed and we all had a good time. Should we do this again next year?!

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Christmas Celebration!

Somerton Group of Artists had a great evening last Wednesday - a pre-Christmas celebration!  We had a fun quiz, mulled wine, lots to eat, plenty of chat and a raffle…

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Paul Nash – War Artist

PAUL NASH, WAR ARTIST  War is a frightful business, but sadly seems to be hard-wired into the human animal. Its depiction throughout the last thousand years has tended to be…

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Charcoal Drawing with Kate Lynch

Members enjoyed a fascinating and very informative talk and demonstration from Kate Lynch on Wednesday evening. Kate, who works in oils, pastels and willow charcoal, is well known for her…

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