Category: Announcement

Hawkesbury Art Fair – Opening Friday 2nd Nov

Macquarie Towns Arts Society will be participating at the annual Hawkesbury Art Fair, opening on Friday, 2nd November. The exhibition will be held in the Regional Gallery, Windsor from Friday 2nd November to Sunday 2nd December 2018.

Five Members will be representing MTAS:
Beth Gibbeson, Sue Gasser, Maryanne Jones, Satya Morrison and Pat Bakarich.

The annual Hawkesbury Art Fair (since 2014) is becoming the highlight of the year for the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery, showcasing the diversity of creative people in this beautiful region, including traditional and contemporary artists, designers, crafters and jewellers.

As well as a fabulous opening-night event, there will also be demonstrations and studio visits.

Organisations participating include Hawkesbury Camera Club, Macquarie Towns Art Society, Hawkesbury Community Artists, The Ferry Artists, Hawkesbury Printmakers, Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail, and Piggery Lane Studios and Gallery.

This is a great opportunity to see and buy original art from some of the Hawkesbury’s best-known artists.

Come and support our local artists!

Reminder: MTAS Annual Spring Exhibition 26th – 28th October 2018

Reminder: Our Annual Spring Affair will be held on
26th – 28th October
at the Richmond School of Arts

Opening Friday night 26th at 7pm

Saturday 27th 10am – 5pm 
Sunday 28th 10am – 4pm 

Come along and bring your family and friends! See you there!

Spring Exhibition 2018

Our Annual Spring Affair will be held on
26th – 28th October
at the Richmond School of Arts

Opening Friday night 26th at 7pm

10am – 5pm Saturday 27th
10am – 4pm Sunday 28th

For your Entry Forms :
You can download Page 1 here and Page 2 here
the Craft Entry Form here

Entries close officially 1st October. These can be mailed or dropped in person to
Richmond Art Supplies or the MTAS meeting.

Don’t forget to enter and bring your family & friends!

mtas annual spring exhibition 26th october 2018

Richmond Marketplace Exhibition Results

Hi Members,
Just wanted to let you know our Marketplace exhibition on the weekend was a great success.
Thurs 17 works, Fri 6 works, Sat 10 works, Sun 8 works which was a record 41 paintings.

Congratulations to all those who sold work and thank you to all those who helped for their hard work.

Well done.

richmond marketplace exhibition results

richmond marketplace exhibition results

richmond marketplace exhibition results

Our Next Yarramundi Open Day on 4th July 2018

Our next regular Yarramundi Open Day will be Wednesday, 4th July from 10am to 4pm if any members and guests would like to come along and join us.

The address is: Yarramundi Community Centre, 54 Thornbill Way, Nepean Park Estate, Yarramundi (on the way up to Springwood)

Come along and enjoy our fantastic venue and inspirational surrounds for painting, sketching, watching art DVD’s or any medium you would like to use.

Mix with like minded art enthusiasts and share your interests while learning more about art and artists in your area.

Upcoming Dates for our Open Days are twice a month on a Wednesday:

4th & 18th July, 1st & 15th August and 15th & 19th September

Morning and afternoon tea is provided. Bring your own lunch.

For more info contact Narelle on 4565 9222 or Sharron on 4572 5580

MTAS Membership Renewal July 1st

A reminder to our Members that Membership renewal is
1st of July 2018 in line with the Financial Year.

To renew your membership please print and complete the membership form found here Please return this form with your fees to P.O. BOX 1058, RICHMOND NSW 2753, in person to a Committee Member at a meeting or to Richmond Art Supplies at Shop 1, 328 Windsor St Richmond.

You can also visit www.mtas.com.au/join for more information.

Follow us on facebook.com/MacquarieTownsArtsSociety

 

Reminder: MTAS School Holiday Workshops July 2018

We have our Kids School Holiday Workshops on again for July

10 am – 12 noon 1pm – 3pm
Mon 9th Make Mini Monsters Draw Dinosaurs
Tues 10th Paint a Glittery Fish Make Gift Cards
Wed 11th Make Dragons Pottery
Thu 12th Make Fairy Lanterns Make Pompom Kittens & Puppies
Fri 13th Make Jewellery
Mon 16th Make Little Clay Animals Decorate Photo Frames
Tues 17th Create an Abstract Painting Paint an Undersea Scene
Wed 18th Paint a Landscape Make your Own Slime
Thu 19th Draw Fairies & Fantasy Make Butterfly Wind Chimes
Fri 20th Draw Cartoons

Cost: $15 per 2hr workshop per child; all equipment supplied.

Venue: Richmond Art Supplies,
NEW LOCATION
Shop 1, 328 Windsor St, Richmond
(next to Brynorms)

Bookings Essential: phone Deidre 0412 979 731

Reminder: MTAS Autumn Exhibition – this weekend! 25th to 27th May 2018

Don’t forget our Annual Autumn Exhibition is on this weekend!
25th-27th May 2018 at the Richmond School of Arts

Opening Night Friday 25th at 7pm to be officially opened by Robyn Williams of Purple Noon Gallery, then over the weekend of Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th May, closing at 4pm. Free Entry all 3 days.

Art will be judged by Glenda Carter and photography judged by John Hughes, President of the Hawkesbury Camera Club. A beautiful array of arts & crafts will be on display and for sale. This is a wonderful opportunity to come along & enjoy a visual feast or purchase the work of local artists.

When:
Opening 25th May Friday night 7pm
26th May Saturday 10am to 5pm
27th May Sunday 10am to 4pm

Where:
Richmond School of Arts
26 West Market St Cnr March St
Richmond, NSW

For further info contact President Narelle on 4565 9222 or Secretary Pat on 0415 200 446.

CASS Art in Action 18, 19, 20 May 2018

BOOKINGS ARE CLOSING! Friday May 4, 2018 for Art In Action May 18, 19 and 20

Merroo Conference Centre, Mill Road, Kurrajong


A weekend of art workshops with tutors
from all over Australia & New Zealand

HURRY – BOOK NOW!

Check the CASS website www.combinedartsocieties.com/art-in-action
Phone enquiries to message machine (02) 8230 1587/Fax: (02) 9570 9801

Email combinedsocieties@yahoo.com.au

Next Yarramundi Open Day – 18th April 2018

We are open at Yarramundi this Wednesday, 18th April from 10am to 4pm for our regular Open Day.

Yarramundi Community Centre, 54 Thornbill Way, Nepean Park Estate, Yarramundi (on the way up to Springwood)

All members and guests are welcome to come along and enjoy this fantastic venue and inspirational surrounds for painting, sketching, watching our art DVD’s or any medium you would like to use.

Mix with like minded art enthusiasts and share your interests while learning more about art and artists in your area.

Future Dates for the Open Days are twice a month on a Wednesday, 2nd May and 16th May.

Morning and afternoon tea is provided. Bring your own lunch.

For more info contact Narelle on 4565 9222  or  Sharron  on 4572 5580

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