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Reminder: Plein Air at Yarramundi Reserve Sunday 17th March

MTAS Plein Air Painting at Yarramundi Reserve
this Sunday, 17th March

Reminding all that the next Plein Air Painting Day at Yarramundi Reserve is coming up this Sunday, 17th March. We’ll hold the activity just past the bridge crossing on the north side.

Please bring your picnic lunch if the weather is fine. Join us to take in the beautiful scenery of the Hawkesbury River and do Plein Air Painting.

If the weather is raining, we’ll be at the Community Centre and carry on with our activity there.

Come along and bring your friends.

Time: 9am to 3pm
When: Sunday, 17th March
Venue: Past the bridge crossing on the north side

For more info contact Kym 0413 809 685

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Our Next Yarramundi Open Day is 6th March

Our next Yarramundi Open Day is on Wednesday 6th March from 10am to 4pm.

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

As we have our new venue still pending, members and guests are invited to come and enjoy Yarramundi 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.

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

Upcoming Dates for our Open Days are twice a month on a Wednesday: 20th March, 3rd & 17th April and 1st & 15th May

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

Look forward to seeing you there!

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

Reminding all that our first Monthly Meeting for 2019 Acrylic Pouring and Resin with Deidre Morrison is coming up tomorrow, 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’.

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.

Our First Open Day for 2019 is on 6th February

Our first Open Day for 2019 is on Wednesday 6th February from 10am to 4pm.

At the moment we think this Open Day will be at our current home Yarramundi Community Center, however there is a possible new premises in Richmond that we are looking at.

Stay tuned for more news!

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.

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

Upcoming Dates for our Open Days are twice a month on a Wednesday: 20th February, 6th & 20th March and 3rd April

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

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

Monthly Meeting Christmas Show & Tell 11th Dec 2018

Join us for our Year End Celebration!

We have our Monthly Meeting Tuesday, 11th December at 7.30pm.

We look forward to seeing you all at our end of year celebration to join us for Christmas festivities. We have some fun activities planned, a lucky door prize and we look forward every year to our Members Show & Tell and hearing what you have been up to.

Members attending are asked to bring in some item(s) from your year, or anything of interest that you would like to show the group. An artwork or 2 of your own or an acquisition, or any other interesting item or story. Perhaps an illustrated travel journal, inherited artworks or a trip you might have been on with photos. Each member will talk for a few minutes on their items.

We enjoy hearing what you have been up to!

Please also bring a plate of party food to share 🙂

When: 7.30pm Tuesday, 11th December
Venue: Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, 300 George Street, Windsor.

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

Members and Guests welcome. Free Entry.

For more info contact Kym on 0413 809 685.

Look forward to seeing you there!



Our Next Yarramundi Open Day on 21st November 2018

Our Yarramundi Open Day is on again Wednesday 21st 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.

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

The next upcoming date for our Open Day get together is on 5th December and this will be the last for the year. A Christmas get together is planned. Stay tuned for further details.

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

Reminder: Monthly Meeting & Demonstration 13th November – Chris Seale – Acrylic Bushland with Creek

Reminding all that our next Monthly Meeting Acrylic Painting of a ‘Bushland with Creek’ with Chris Seale is coming up on Tuesday 13th November, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

Chris Seale is known for her unique style, creativity and inspiration that she brings to the art world.

She is particularly known for her beautiful contemporary-impressionistic bush, land and seascapes. Chris has many feature articles in the Australian and International Artist Magazines, and has been acclaimed for works in all mediums. Her work is well represented in many private and corporate collections around the globe.

Over the years, Chris has developed a myriad of unique techniques, had many solo and joint exhibitions; is privileged to have been frequently requested as artist in residence and has also presented numerous live demonstrations at various art events.

You can see more of Chris’s work here
www.facebook.com/artist.chris.seale

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.

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

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!

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