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Monthly Meeting & Demonstration 12th February – Deidre Morrison – Acrylic Pouring and Resin

We are very happy to have Deidre Morrison with us to demonstrate Acrylic Pouring and Resin at our first monthly meeting for 2019, Tuesday 12th February, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

For the Acrylic Pouring Deidre will demonstrate how to combine acrylic paint and mediums to be able to watch the cells on your masterpiece come to life. Explore fun and addictive techniques of ‘dirty pours’, ‘flip cups’ and ‘puddle pours’.

The Art Resin is a safe and easy to use, wonderfully creative medium that anyone can use to get amazing results every time. It can be used to enhance and decorate many different surfaces and items such as art canvases, cheese boards, coasters, trays and furniture.

Deidre Morrison is an artist and an art teacher. She holds a Diploma in Art Education and co-owns Richmond Art Supplies, the Art Shop in the main street of Richmond NSW.

Deidre is proficient with many mediums – oils, watercolour, acrylics, pastel, pencil, charcoal, screen-prints, drawing, illustration, murals, posters, print making, printed cloth, greeting cards and crafting.

Deidre runs regular workshops in Acrylic Pouring and Resin techniques at Richmond Art Supplies.

You can see more of Deidre’s work here
www.deidremorrison.com.au

Both members and non members are welcome to join us for our meetings to view an inspirational artist at work each month, as well as the opportunity to enjoy networking with like-minded art enthusiasts.

Entry is $5 for MTAS members and visitors (includes supper)

Please remember to park outside the car park due to early closure.

For inquiries phone Kym 0413 809 685.

Look forward to seeing you there.

CASS Art of Sydney 23rd – 27th Jan

CASS Art of Sydney is on again! Jan 23rd to 27th January 2019

cass art of sydney 23rd-27th january 2019

The 29th Combined Arts Societies of Sydney “Art of Sydney” Awards is on again from 23rd to 27th January 2019.

The Art of Sydney Awards is an annual celebration showcasing the wonderful diversity of Sydney’s leading local artists and features over 300 artworks from 14 Art Societies around Sydney and the Wider Sydney Basin.

Admission is FREE

Where: Australian National Maritime Museum, The Terrace Room, Darling Harbour

Presentation of Awards: Saturday afternoon, 28th January, 2019 – 2pm to 4pm – Terrace Room, Australian National Maritime Museum

Enquiries – Kym 0413 809 685

www.combinedartsocieties.com

Our Next Yarramundi Open Day on 7th November 2018

We have our Yarramundi Open Day on again Wednesday 7th November from 10am to 4pm.

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

Members and guests are invited to come and enjoy our wonderful venue with inspirational surrounds for painting, sketching, watching art DVD’s or any medium.

Come along with like minded art enthusiasts and share interests while learning more about art and the artists in our area.

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

7th & 21st November and 5th December

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

For more info contact Narelle on 02 4565 9222 or Sharron on 02 4572 5580

Our Next Yarramundi Open Day on 3rd October 2018

Our next regular Yarramundi Open Day will be Wednesday 3rd October from 10am to 4pm if members and guests would like to 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:

3rd & 17th October , 7th & 21st November and 5th December

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

For more info contact Narelle on 02 4565 9222 or Sharron on 02 4572 5580

FOHAC Art Exhibition Landscapes: Town & Country -23rd to 24th June

Jenny Lloyd On George Street II (Windsor, NSW) Acrylic on canvas

FOHACaRAG invite you to enter 2 works for sale @ $5 each into our selling exhibition. Entries close Mon 4th June.

FOHACaRAG PO Box 462, Windsor, 2756 or c/o Richmond Art Supplies or you can email se.sharp@bigpond.net.au to let Sheila know your Entry is delayed but we MUST have it with payment by Thurs 7th.

Works, delivered Thurs 21st to be hung in the Stan Stevens Studio with a display from the FOHACaRAG collection.

Exhibition open Sat 23rd, Sun 24th with a celebration lunch at 12noon.

Pick up unsold works 4 – 5 pm Sunday or 9-12 Monday 25th

Enter the Exhibition using this form

When: 
23rd – 24th June
Opening Saturday 23rd June, 12 noon for lunch
To attend luncheon please fill this form

Where:  
Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, 300 George Street, Windsor, 2756

Enquiries e-mail Sheila Sharp se.sharp@bigpond.net.au 
or phone Margaret Ginnings 4577 4440

To read the latest FOHAC newsletter please click here

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

 

Monthly Demonstration Meeting 10th October – Jeanette Starr – Drawing in Charcoal and Ink

In October, we are very happy to have talented local artist Jeanette Starr demonstrating a drawing in Charcoal & Ink at our monthly meeting for Tuesday, 10th October, 7:30 pm at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

Originally from Yorkshire England, Jeanette worked as a graphic artist/photographer before venturing to Australia in her 30’s to live on acreage.

Jeanette is well known for her love of horses and her beloved subjects are never too far away.

She loves painting all animals and portraits alike and is happy to do commissions. Drawing and painting in various mediums but particularly oils, acrylics, inks and charcoal.

Jeanette works from her Little River Art Studios where she holds workshops and exhibitions. Also a member of the Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail.

Often successfully winning awards at the Hawkesbury Show, MTAS exhibitions and other shows, we are pleased to see Jeanette in action at our next demonstration.

You can see more here:
www.littleriverartstudios.com.au
www.facebook.com/Little-River-Art-Studios-443449589156377

Both Members and Non Members are welcome to join us for our meetings to view an inspirational artist at work each month, as well as the opportunity to enjoy networking with like-minded art enthusiasts.

Entry is $5 for MTAS members and visitors (includes supper)

Please remember to park outside the car park due to early closure.

For inquiries phone Deidre or Satya 02 45783 555.

Look forward to seeing you there.

Hawkesbury Art Fair opening Friday 8th Sept to 8th Oct

Macquarie Towns Art Society has some entries in the Hawkesbury Art Fair at the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery.

You are invited from 6pm on Friday 8 September for the opening of fourth annual Hawkesbury Art Fair by Deputy Mayor of Hawkesbury, Clr Barry Calvert.

This once-a-year event is when the gallery becomes a showcase for the wealth of creativity  in our beautiful region. It’s also an opportunity for local artists to sell their work, and for you to buy original art from some of the region’s most accomplished and collectible artists.

Drinks and refreshments will be served (bar opens 6pm). Family-friendly function; children welcome.

Runs from 8th September to 8th October.

Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
Deerubbin Center
300 George St, Windsor

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