Category: Announcement

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

Hawkesbury Show Entry Forms & Schedule

Don’t forget to put in your entries for the Hawkesbury show as the closing date is coming up soon on the 20th of March.

See the links below for the Show Schedule, Conditions and Entry form PDFs.

You can also check the info and entries can be done online at www.hawkesburyshowground.com.au/show/schedules

Open Art 17A
Art Open and Junior Conditions of Entry
Art Junior Entry Form

Hawkesbury Show 2018 Schedule

Yarramundi Open Day – 21st Feb 2018

We are open at Yarramundi this Wednesday, February 21st 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. March 7th & 21st, April 4th & 18th.

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

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

Pitt Town Changeover – 15th Feb

Our permanent ongoing exhibition at Pitt Town Sporting Club in the Dining Room is ready for change over.

We will change the display of 12-14 artworks in the club dining room at 10-am, Thurs 15th Feb.

Come and help us to hang, or give Sheila your 2-3 works at the MTAS meeting Tues night 13th Feb or leave at Richmond Art Supplies before Wed pm.

Future change dates are 31st May, 16th Aug & 1st Nov.

Enquiries Sheila 0408161284 or email se.sharp@bigpond.net.au

 

FOHAC Bus Trip – 29th April – Cartier The Exhibition

FOHAC are having a bus trip to the National Gallery of Australia in Canberra, 29th April, 2018.

The bus departs Windsor, 328 Macquarie Street at 7.00 am, and East Market St and Richmond Bus Stop next to Richmond Station at 7.20 am for a full day trip. Returning around 7.30/8pm that day.

$85 pp ($80 FOHAC member) fee covers travel, exhibition entry fee & morning tea.

This amazing exhibition is not to be missed. The coach will fill up fast so book soon.

For Booking forms and more FOHAC News please click here.

Contact:
Margaret 4577 4440
Sheila 4572 3039

Visit https://nga.gov.au/cartier for more info 

Cartier Paris Necklace 1951/53, platinum, gold, diamonds, rubies. Cartier Collection.
Previously owned by Elizabeth Taylor.

Cartier London Halo tiara 1936, platinum, 739 brilliant-cut and 149 baton diamonds, 3 x 18 cm, lent by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Panther clip brooch 1949, platinum, white
gold, diamonds, sapphires.

Cartier Paris Crocodile necklace made
as a special order for María Félix 1975