Dear MTAS members, There will be a Spring Fair Art & Craft Show at St John’s Anglican Church Wilberforce on Saturday, 14th September from 8.30 am – 2pm. There will be loads of activities and stalls such as garage sale, plants, food & drinks, kid’s activities, entertainment, and many more. If any members are interested in exhibiting work or any inquiries, please contact Jodie 0427 726 321 For more info visit: www.facebook.com/StJohnsWilberforce www.stjohnswilberforce.org.au Look forward to seeing you there!
Richmond Marketplace Exhibition 15th – 18th August Reminding everyone that we will have Richmond Marketplace Exhibition starting tomorrow! Thursday, 15th August – Sunday, 18th August Richmond Marketplace, 64 March St, Richmond NSW 2753 The popular exhibition is on again at the Marketplace Richmond. Look forward to seeing you there!
New Workshop – Saturday, 21st September MC College Acrylic Pouring Introduction Join us for a fun filled hands on workshop. Learn how to create your very own fluid acrylic pouring masterpieces. This art form is popular and the workshop will provide you with everything you need to know about acrylic pouring so that you can create your own pieces. Suitable for beginners – no experience is required. All Materials Supplied. Where: Richmond Art Supplies, 1/328 Windsor St. Richmond NSW Workshop date: Saturday, 21st September 2019 Time: 12.30pm – 3.30pm Materials: All supplied – Acrylic Paints, Pouring Medium, Canvas boards. Cost: $130 through
MC College Resin Workshop on 31st August! We will have a Resin Art Workshop on 31st of August! In this workshop you will be introduced to the basic techniques of using resin, resin mixing and colouring and different resin pouring techniques. You will get to explore some of the many ways resin can be used to produce gorgeous, glossy, flowing designs. Safe and easy to use, it is a wonderfully creative medium that anyone can use to get amazing results every time. Resin can be used to enhance and decorate many different surfaces and items such as art canvases, cheese
Monthly Demonstration Meeting 13th August Stephen Travers – Oil Painting Macquarie Towns Arts Society will have Stephen Travers to demonstrate a Gymea Lily oil painting at their next monthly meeting on Tuesday, 13th August, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor. In his work Stephen pursues areas which have always captured his imagination – the light, colour, shape and texture of the Australian natural environment. To see more of Stephen’s work visit www.stephentraversart.com Both Members and Non Members are welcome to join MTAS for their meetings to view an inspirational artist at work each month,
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: Sophie Evangelidis will be exhibiting at ”Chamber of Art” Hawkesbury Chambers. 1 Dight St, Windsor. M: 0408 491 830 www.haat.com.au/Sophie-Evangelidis Hawkesbury Regional Gallery will be at 1st Floor Deerubin Centre. 300 George St , Windsor. Ph: 02 45 604 441 James
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
Powertex Workshop – Saturday 17th August Amazing new products! Liz Telega will demonstrate the Powertex range and guide you in using these exciting new products. Powertex, Stone Art, 3D Flex for Mixed Media, rust powders, powerwax… Use for indoor and outdoor! Powertex is environmentally friendly, water based, acid free, liquid, textile hardener. It can be used with paper, fabrics, canvas, cardboard, air-dry clays, styrofoam, concrete, stone, ceramics, wood, dried ﬂowers, plaster and much more. Use this amazing range to make sculptures, ornaments, jewellery & artworks. In this workshop make a Garden Gnome, Plaque and Brooch! All Materials Supplied Where: Richmond Art Supplies, 1/328 Windsor St. Richmond NSW When: Saturday, 17th August 2019 Time: 12.30 to 4.00pm Cost: $120 per
MTAS’ Richmond Marketplace Exhibition is on again! 15th – 18th of August Richmond Marketplace, 64 March St, Richmond NSW 2753 Macquarie Towns Arts Society’s popular exhibition is on again at the Marketplace Richmond. There is always a good response for this exhibition and they usually do well with sales. Smaller works are best for this show. MTAS members please enter using the below: Entry Form Framing Requirements For more info visit mtas.com.au Look forward to seeing you there!
FOHacaRG Coach Trip 21st July Monet: Impression Sunrise National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Reminding everyone that bookings will close on 8th July This exhibition from the impressionist master features world-famous paintings from the Musée Marmottan. Cost: $85 FOHacaRG members, $90 non-members Ph +61 2 6240 6502 for inquiries/reservations Departure: 7.15am Richmond Park Bus Stop (at the train station, East Market St) Tickets/Receipts distributed on coach Includes travel, morning tea & exhibition entry fee For more info visit nga.gov.au/ and nga.gov.au/impressionsunrise/ or Download Booking Form Here This exhibit includes the 1872 work, Impression, Sunrise that coined the name of the popular art movement.