Category: Announcement

New Venue Viewing – Musson Lane Open Day

MTAS Members Notice

We will be opening tomorrow for a members viewing
Open Day new Richmond venue at Musson Lane
tomorrow, 18th September from 10am – 3pm!

All are invited to come and see our new venue at Musson Lane in Richmond!
Have a look between 10am and 3pm tomorrow.

There will also be some frames for sale that have been donated by one of our members to be sold at $10 each. There is a large range.

Come down and join us for a cup of tea or coffee and see our new place in it’s setup phase (we will have an official Opening at a later date)

Look forward to seeing you there!

New location: Unit 2, 1 Musson Lane, Richmond, NSW 2753

How to Get There:

 

 

HAAT Open Studio Weekend 24th to 25th August 2019

Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail
Open Studio Weekend
10am – 4pm on 24th & 25th August 2019

Discover the Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail

The HAAT Open Studio Weekend is on again!

Explore the galleries, visit the studios
and have the opportunity to meet the Artists and Artisans as they work.
www.haat.com.au

Here are the 2019 Open Studio Weekend Venues:

 

 

 

    • Deidre & Satya Morrison will be exhibiting at “Richmond Art Supplies”
      Shop 1. 328 Windsor St, Richmond.
      Ph: 02 45 783 555
      www.richmondartsupplies.com.au

 

 

    • Jeanette Starr will be exhibiting at “Little River Art Studios”
      Bracken Stud 226 Grose River Rd, Grose Wold .
      M: 0414 761 308
      www.littleriverartstudios.com.au

 

 

 

Entry is free

For more info visit www.haat.com.au

Hawkesbury City Council – Waste 2 Art 2019

Hawkesbury City Council’s ‘Waste 2 Art’ Competition
is still open for primary school age children!

This is a great activity for kids to take part in with artworks being exhibited at the Hawkesbury Central Library during Government Week from Monday, 29th July ’til Sunday, 4th August 2019.

Waste 2 Art Competition focuses on 3Rs of waste hierarchy: reuse, reduce and recycle to specifically show how students can give waste a new purpose by transforming it into a creative artwork.

The artwork may be either 2D or 3D and must follow the competition guidelines.

To register please visit www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au/environment/waste-management/waste-2-art/waste-2-art-competition

Entries Close on Sunday, 21st July 2019 at 11:59pm

Date: Artworks will be exhibited during Local Government Week – 29th July to 4th August

Venue:
Hawkesbury Central Library
Deerubbin Centre
300 George St, Windsor

Visit www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au or follow www.facebook.com/hawkesburycitycouncil

MTAS Membership Renewal July 1st 2019

Membership is due!
MTAS Yearly
Membership is in line with the financial year so your renewal is 1st of July 2019

To renew your membership please print and complete the membership form found here.

You will see there is 2 x A5 size forms to an A4 page – this is intended so it will print well for us. There is one for you and one for a friend!… or else a spare for next year 🙂

Please return your printed form with your fees to P.O. BOX 1058, RICHMOND NSW 2753, OR you can return in person to an MTAS Committee Member or to Richmond Art Supplies at Shop 1, 328 Windsor St Richmond.

For more info about being a member please go here: www.mtas.com.au/join

Don’t forget to follow us also on Facebook here: facebook.com/MacquarieTownsArtsSociety

 

MTAS June 2019 Newsletter

MTAS Members,
 
Here is your June newsletter.
 
We are now sending our Newsletters as an email with PDF and posting on our website.
 
Those who do not have an email address or do still wish to receive a posted copy need to opt in on their membership form (membership renewals are in line with the financial year, so end of June coming up soon).
 
Please use this link to view June Newsletter PDF directly:
 
You can find past newsletters on this page of MTAS website:
 
Thank you and have an arty month!
MTAS Committee

MTAS May 2019 Newsletter

Hello MTAS Members,
 
Here is your newsletter for May.
 
We are cutting down mailing costs for our Monthly Newsletter so we are now sending as an email with PDF and posting on our website.
 
Those who do not have an email address or do still wish to receive a posted copy will need to opt for it on their membership form from now on (membership renewals are in line with the financial year, so end of June).
 
Please use this link to view the PDF directly:
 
You can find past newsletters on our MTAS website:
 
Thank you and have an arty month!
MTAS Committee

Hawkesbury Show Entries & Duty

Hawkesbury Show entries must be delivered to the Showground this Friday, 3rd May from 10am to 4pm or Saturday, 4th May 9am to 11am.

Do you want to help at the Art Desk at the Show? You just supervise, sell catalogues and enjoy the Art. (There are Stewards to deal with any Sales or problems). You do not need to be an artist or have an art work in the Show. You will be be given a Free Entry Ticket.

We need 2 helpers per session for
Friday 10th 4 – 7,
Sat 11th 10 – 1, 4 – 6, 7 – close
Sun 11th (Mothers Day) 1-4pm

Please ring Sheila 0408 161 284 to volunteer.

CASS Art in Action 17th, 18th & 19th May

Art in Action 17th, 18th and 19th May

Art In Action is on again!

It is a wonderful long weekend that provides a unique opportunity for local artists to learn new techniques and styles with the very best tutors from across Australia and New Zealand.

Art In Action allows the local art community to come together and celebrate their artistic interests.

art in action

Tutors are proficient in a wide range of mediums, techniques and styles including: Oils or water-based oils, indigo dyeing , no-press prints, mixed media, acrylic, pastel and watercolour. Students do not have to do 3 days of workshops. Book for one day, for two or for three days – the choice is yours.

Here is a link to the full information booklet PDF

If you are not wanting accommodation you can still book into the workshops.

The Art in Action weekend is organised and run by CASS (Combined Art Societies of Sydney Inc.) a non-profit group run totally by volunteer lovers of art.

Date: 17th, 18th and 19th May (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)
Venue: Merroo Conference Centre, 182 Mill Road, Kurrajong, NSW (Wheel chair accessible)
For more info: contact Diana Garth on (02) 8230 1587, Fax (02) 9570 9801
Email: combinedsocieties@yahoo.com.au

Website: www.combinedartsocieties.com/art-in-action

Our Next Yarramundi Open Day is 1st May Tomorrow

Reminder: Yarramundi Open Day Wednesday 1st May – 10am to 4pm.

Tomorrow is our next open day. Members and guests are invited to come along to Yarramundi with inspirational surrounds for painting, sketching, watching art DVD’s, crafting or any medium.

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

Mingle and create with like minded art enthusiasts.
Share your interests while learning more about art and the artists in our area.

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

Upcoming Dates: Open Days are twice a month on a Wednesday –

15th May, 5th &19th June and 3rd & 17th July

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

Look forward to seeing you there!

Reminder: Entries Close for Autumn Exhibition 1st May

Entries close officially on 1st May for the Autumn Exhibition Exhibition 2019.
 
You can mail to our PO Box or drop in person to Richmond Art Supplies or a Committee Member.
 
For your Entry Forms:
You can download your Autumn Exhibition 2019 Entry Form Page 1 here
Framing Requirements Page 2 here
and you can download Craft Entry form here
 
Don’t miss out! and look forward to seeing you all at the Autumn Exhibition 31st May and 1st to 2nd June at the Richmond School of Arts!
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