On this page you will find details of Workshops, Demonstrations, "Get Together", and Summer Plein Air sessions.
WORKSHOPS and DEMONSTRATIONS 2022
All the following meetings are held at Fairford Community Centre.
Demonstrations are £1 per session with refreshment (if allowed by Covid regulations), visitors are always welcome at £4 per session.
For Workshops, a non-refundable deposit of £10 is required, to be paid when names are entered on the list.
A balance of £25 will be 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.
DEMONSTRATION: Thursday 7th July 2022, 7.30pm
Water colour reflections
SUMMER OUTING: Thursday 1st September 2022, 10.30pm
Coach visit to "Nature in Art" and "Jacksons Art Shop", Gloucester
Further details to follow.
DEMONSTRATION: Thursday 6th October 2022, 7.30pm
DEMONSTRATION: Thursday 3rd November 2022, 2.30pm
Portraits for beginners working from a live model
AFTERNOON "GET TOGETHER PAINTING SESSIONS" 2022
Meetings are held at Fairford Community Centre, £3.00 per session, visitors are always welcome.
Please let John know if you are planning to attend.
A suggested subject is given for each session. These are only meant as a guide, and members are always able to follow their own interests if they would prefer.
These sessions begin on Thursday 20th January 2022, and thereafter are held on the
first Tuesday and third Thursday of each month, from 1.30 to 4.00pm.
Thursday 20th January 2022
Animal(s), a portrait or composition
Tuesday 1st and Thursday 17th February 2022
Boats / Boatyard
Tuesday 1st and Thursday 17th March 2022
Bridge / Water
Tuesday 5th and Thursday 21st April 2022
A floral display
Tuesday 3rd and Thursday 19th May 2022
A country churchyard
SUMMER PLEIN AIR SESSIONS, 2022
WEDNESDAY 15th JUNE 2022: Eastleach House Gardens GL7 3NW
Entry £10.00, B.Y.O. Picnic, toilet available.
THURSDAY 23rd JUNE 2022: Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardens
Bradwell Grove, Burford OX18 4JP
Entry £11 per person, B.Y.O. Picnic or Restaurant
THURSDAY 30th JUNE 2022: Cerney House Gardens
North Cerney, GL7 7BX
Entry £5, B.Y.O. picnic, toilets available.
THURSDAY 21st JULY 2022: Coleshill Estate Village and Mill
B.Y.O. picnic or Carpenters Yard/ Radnor Arms if open (refurbishing at present, opening in June?)
Toilets at Old Carpenters Yard....reminder, Coleshill is hilly!!!!
Painting a particular house etc, needs owners permission.
THURSDAY 4th AUGUST 2022: Bowmoor Sailing Club
Coln Park Lake, GL7 3DT
Access to whole lake, boat park, and surroundings
Donation/entry £5, B.Y.O. picnic, toilets available.
THURSDAY 18th AUGUST 2022, Buscot House and Park
By special arrangement we can arrive at 10:00, picnic tables next to car park.
House, gardens, lakes and landscapes. Café open when house opens at 2:00.
Entry £7, but NT members free (grounds only). Honesty box by ticket office when closed.
TUESDAY 30th AUGUST 2022, Buscot Lock, Church and Tea Garden
B.Y.O. picnic, or Tea garden etc now open , closes at 4:00pm
There is a Nat. Trust car park for members just beyond tea garden. Parking also at tea garden if using cafe/toilets.
THURSDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 2022, Lechlade Marina
GL7 3DL, Fairford Road, Downington
Donation/entry £5, Keypad access at security gate, code will be available
B.Y.O. picnic, toilets available at adjacent Waterside pub.