Acrylic Pouring Introduction Workshop Saturday – 30th November We still have a few places left! 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, 30th November 2019 Time: 12.30pm – 3.30pm Materials: All supplied – Acrylic Paints,
MTAS Monthly Demonstration Meeting Tomorrow, 12th November Jeanette Starr – Mixed Media Birds & Animals A reminder that Jeanette Starr, one of the recent people’s choice winners at the Macquarie Towns Arts Society Spring Exhibition, will demonstrate Mixed Media Birds & Animals at the next MTAS monthly meeting tomorrow, Tuesday 12th November, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens. Jeanette is well known for her love of horses and her beloved subjects are never too far away.Originally from Yorkshire England, Jeanette worked as a graphic artist/photographer before venturing to Australia in her 30’s to live on acreage. She loves painting all
Reminder: Macquarie Towns Arts Society Annual Spring Affair, 25th – 27th October 2019 A reminder that the Annual Spring Affair for the Art Society of the Hawkesbury is on again! The opening is this Friday 25th October 7pm at Richmond School of Arts, Cnr of West Market and March St Richmond, and will continue Saturday 26th 10am – 7pm & Sunday 27th 10am – 4pm. Featuring works of local members including Gloria Galvin, Frank Hodgert, Leanne Jones, Kym Morris, Marcia Rea, Deidre Morrison, Chris Seale, John Shields, Jeanette Starr, Narelle Ward, Yvonne West, Virginia Wheatley and more. There will be
Open Studio Weekend – Carol Gill Friday, 1st Nov – Sunday, 3rd Nov There will be an Open Studio Weekend showcasing Carol Gill’s works on 1st to 3rd Nov at Lyrebird Gully Studio, 192 Webbs Creek Road, Webbs Creek NSW. Friday, 1st November will be a special preview from 6pm to 8pm. Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd Nov are open from10am to 4pm. Look for the Open Studio signs at Webbs Creek Ferry and Webbs Creek Road and wander up to the studio. If it is busy please consider parking in the paddock and walking up the drive. The studio
Reminder: The next MTAS Open Day is tomorrow Wednesday, 16th October – 10am to 4pm! The next Macquarie Towns Arts Society Paint Along Open Day for members and guests at their new venue, Musson Lane is tomorrow, Wednesday 16th October from 10am – 4pm. Bring your materials for some painting, sketching, watching art DVD’s, and crafting! The new address: Unit 2, 1 Musson Lane, Richmond, NSW 2753 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.
A reminder of the Creative Collage, Printmaking and Watercolour Workshop 10am to 3pm – Saturday 19th October with Tutor Virginia Wheatley Printmaking and collage using Japanese papers and unique “lift off” techniques. Watercolour and acrylic paints used – no oil paints or printing press needed. Create new artwork and/or re-work your old watercolour art into a mixed media. Technique ideal for watercolour canvas – no framing costs! Where: Hawkesbury Community Arts Workshop – Building K13 Western Sydney University, Richmond Workshop date: Saturday, 19th October Time: 10am – 3pm Materials: Japanese papers and some other materials and equipment supplied Cost: $50 members
The Next MTAS Open Day is on Wednesday, 16th October 10am to 4pm! The next Macquarie Towns Arts Society Paint Along Open Day for members and guests at their new venue, Musson Lane, is on Wednesday 16th October from 10am – 4pm. Bring your materials for some painting, sketching, watching art DVD’s, and crafting! The new address: Unit 2, 1 Musson Lane, Richmond, NSW 2753 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:
MTAS Monthly Demonstration Meeting 8th October Carol Gill – Mixed Media Collage A reminder that Macquarie Towns Arts Society have Carol Gill demonstrating Mixed Media Collage at their next monthly meeting on Tuesday, 8th October, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor. Carol began her art career as a Graphic Designer spending her early years in advertising. Developing her art practise in this era meant the icons of the 70s-80s like Brett Whitely, Ken Done and Jenny Kee also heavily influenced her art. In later years she rediscovered her art through further study and workshops
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!