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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

Monthly Demonstration Meeting 11th July- David Lake – Painting a Pastoral Scene in Oils

In July, we are pleased to welcome David Lake to our monthly meeting for Tuesday, 11th July, 7:30 pm at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

David will demonstrate ‘Painting a Pastoral Scene in Oils’.

David Lake is an oil painter of the Australian Landscape. He has been painting for more than thirty years, and on a fulltime basis since 2002. Originally from Sydney he now resides in the small town of Newbridge in the NSW central tablelands.

A self-taught artist David has developed his own distinctive style that has been winning him awards and commendations since 1991, including the Combined Art Societies of Sydney – Artist of the Year for 2007, 2008, and 2009.

David is a Fellow of the Royal Art Society of New South Wales. He is also a member of the Oatley 101 Society of Artists, and a participant on the Bathurst Arts Trail.

To find more about David, read his bio here.

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 Dario 0431 114 861

Look forward to seeing you there.

Reminder: Monthly Demonstration Meeting 9th August – Julie Simmons – Watercolour on Canvas

julie-simmons-fine-art-artist-profileThis month, we are pleased to welcome Julie Simmons to our monthly meeting for Tuesday, 9th August, 7:30 pm at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

Julie will demonstrate ‘Watercolour on Canvas’.

Julie Simmons is well known in the Hawkesbury and afar for her brilliant skills as both a watercolourist and other mediums such as Oils and previously Pottery.

Having done very well with many wins and accolades, Julie has developed her own unique style, pushing the boundaries of the Watercolour medium to produce works full of light and depth of tone whilst maintaining the transparent quality of the medium.

We look forward to seeing this traditional medium now moving onto a reasonably new surface, being Canvas especially prepared for Watercolour.

You can see more of Julie’s work here:
www.juliesimmonsfineart.com
www.facebook.com/Julie-Simmons-Fine-Art

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Look forward to seeing you all there.

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 as the carpark below locks early.

For Enquiries phone Satya or Deidre 02 4578 3555

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