We try to offer our members a varied programme and times to suit, including Day Time Sessions,
Evening Sessions and all day Saturday workshops. We try to include a variety of mediums and find something new and interesting
We hope there is something for everyone in this years programme.
Annual General Meeting - 23th January - 7.30 – 9.30pm
There are various important issues to discuss with members but business will be kept to a minimum. This
will be followed by a free raffle, art bring and buy sale, drinks and nibbles, so please come along and support.
Day Time Sessions
Mondays - starting 13th January - Oils
existing oil painting groups will continue.
group - 10 am - 1 pm
Afternoon Group -
1.15 pm - 4.15 pm
A waiting list for
places is available; priority will be given to members
£2 per session (visitors £3)
A waiting list for places is being compiled by the committee; priority will be given to members.
7pm to 9.30pm
These will normally be held in the Methodist Hall, Yealmpton.
Transfer your ideas into 3D - Cancelled
will demonstrate some drawing techniques using graphite
pencils, sticks and blocks. We will explore mark making on different types of paper, methods of blending, softening then removing
graphite to devlop shape and form. We will also look at simple ways to scale up drawings from photographs.
September 16th Creation of a Montage for the Exhibition
14th Margaret Nicholls
Maggie will conduct an evening looking at reflected mirror studies in a
Social evening with art based quiz and festive nibbles. Venue t.b.c.
Additional Day-time Sessions
These will be conducted
by Jenny Johnson at the Methodist Church Hall, Yealmpton. 1.30-4.30 pm, Wednesdays beginning....
January 29th, March 5th and April 2nd.
Fun with drawing
and each week working with different drawing mediums, pastel, pen & ink, charcoal and pencils.Exploiting each medium to
its full potential.
of these sessions (which can be subject to change) will be updated via newsletter and posted on the 'Stop Press' page
of our website.
Saturday Workshops £10 (£15 non
members) unless stated otherwise
These are held in the Yealmpton Community Centre, 10am to 4pm
are provided but please bring a packed lunch.
Please supply your own materials and equipment unless advised otherwise.
Further details will be advised by newsletter and posted on the 'Stop Press' page.
Rebecca Demendonca - Pastel Workshop
will conduct a series of demonstrations to help yo explore and develop pastel techniques - you will be amazed how versatile
this medium is. You can choose your own subject. References will be provided and materials can be obtained at a cost proce
of a maximum £4 if you do not have pastels. For all abilities. www.rebeccademdonca.co.uk
February 22nd Michael Hill - Still Life
Using mixed media - this will be a more
abstract approach to still life using shape, colour and texture and treating the background as an important part of the picture.
We will endeavour to created an exciting and contemporary image. Materials may include white side of mount board (A3), acrylic
or watercolour, inks,crayons, newspaper, magazines etc., PVA glue.
Jenny Johnson - Life Class
A day to explore the enjoyment
of drawing from a model, looking at proportions, tone, movement and enjoy challenges of capturing the dynamics of the human
May 10th or 17th t.b.c. by artist.
June dates t.b.c
Outdoor painting in the countryside to be arranged. If well supported further sessions can be arranged.
November 22nd Charles Evans - Autumnal
Woodland Scene in Acrylics.
will lead, step by step, with demonstrations on painting techniques throughout the session, on this seasonal woodlandscape.
We will be painting on canvas. A canvas can be purchased from the Artist at the start of the session 50% less than in art
shops. For all abilities.
Annual Art Exhibition
at the Yealmpton Community Centre, Stray Park, Yealmpton
Receiving of artworks 9.00am
7.30pm to 9.30pm
1st to 2nd Nov
10.00am to 4.30pm
2nd Nov Collection of artworks
5.00pm to 5.30pm
to usual programme...
Mini Exhibition - 18th - 21st April
To be held in
the Noss Mayo Village Hall
Details to be confirmed and further information will be sent by newsletter.