WORKSHOPS, DEMONSTRATIONS and WORKING EVENINGS/AFTERNOONS
Meetings are held at Fairford Community Centre
£1 per session with refreshment, visitors are always welcome at £4 per session.
For Workshops, a non-refundable deposit of £10 is required for each workshop to be paid when names are entered on the list, with the balance of £25 due four weeks before the event, paid by cheque to Fairford Art Society and sent to John Hewett. After this date vacant places will be offered to other Art Societies.
YOUR PROGRAMME SECRETARIES HAVE ARRANGED THE FOLLOWING DEMONSTRATIONS AND WORKSHOPS FOR 2020/2021, BUT PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE MAY BE CHANGES AT SHORT NOTICE DUE TO THE ONGOING CORONAVIRUS EPIDEMIC.
Thursday 3rd September 7:30 to 9:30pm
Talk by Simon Trapnall, NATURE IN ART “Looking at Pictures” - www.natureinart.org.uk
Nature in Art was the world’s first museum dedicated exclusively to art inspired by nature of the very highest standard, set up with the encouragement of such illustrious figures as the late Sir Peter Scott. The collection spans 1,500 years with works from over 60 countries by over 600 artists in a variety of media.
All being well, we hope to arrange an FAS visit to the Nature in Art Museum, see entry below for 1st July 2021
Thursday 1st October 7:30 to 9:30pm
Demonstration by Jane Vaux in acrylics
"Play with paint to create a Story”
Saturday 24th October 10:00am to 4:00pm
Workshop by Jane Vaux in acrylics “Creating a Story”
Thursday 5th November 2:30 to 4:30pm
Demonstration by Roger Jones in watercolours
"Winter with colour” using a handful of colours and a sketchbook
Thursday 3rd December 11.30am
In "The Ballroom", at The Bull Hotel, Fairford
AGM followed by Christmas Lunch
Thursday 4th February 2:30 to 4:30pm
Demonstration by Katy Rundle Painting with Textiles
“An insight into the process of creating art with fabric, collage with free motion embroidery”
Saturday 27th February 10:00am to 4:00pm
Workshop with Sallie Seymour
Thursday 4th March 7:30 to 9:30pm
Demonstration with Amanda Barton “Floral Abstraction” using drawing, painting and cutting techniques in acrylic
Saturday 27th March 10:00am to 4:00pm
Workshop with Amanda Barton
“Finding your hidden gem”
Thursday 1st April 7:30 to 9:30pm
Demonstration by Paul Weaver
“Rural buildings in Line and Wash”
Thursday 6th May 7:30 to 9:30pm
Bring a finished painting or a work in progress for
members critique and suggestions
Saturday 15th May 10:00am to 4:00pm
Workshop with Clive Eastland, Pastels
Thursday 1st July 7:30 to 9:30pm
TO BE CONFIRMED
Coach Trip to Nature in Art (morning),
with Refreshments at The Hayward Coffee ShopJacksons Art Shop (afternoon)
GET TOGETHER PAINTING SESSIONS
The first get together session will begin on September 15 and thereafter the 1st and 3rd Tuesday's of the month.
September Subject "Lockdown"
October subject "Harvest".
Start. 1. 30pm.
Bring your own drinks, Farmor Room.
£3.00 per session, visitors are always welcome.
It is very helpfull if members could let John or Sallie know if they are planning to attend.
The programme below is meant as a guide, and members are always able to follow their own interests if they would prefer.