MTAS Monthly Demonstration Meeting 8th October – Carol Gill – Mixed Media Collage

MTAS Monthly Demonstration Meeting 8th October – Carol Gill – Mixed Media Collage

MTAS Monthly Demonstration Meeting 8th October Carol Gill – Mixed Media Collage   Macquarie Towns Arts Society will have Carol Gill to demonstrate 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 where

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Reminder: Hawkesbury Art Fair – Friday, 13th September

Reminder: Hawkesbury Art Fair – Friday, 13th September

Hawkesbury Art Fair Opening Tomorrow – 13th September 2019   A reminder that the Hawkesbury Art Fair at the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery is opening tomorrow and runs through 13th September to 13th October 2019. You are invited from 6pm – 8pm on Friday 13th September for the opening of the annual Hawkesbury Art Fair by Deputy Mayor of Hawkesbury, Clr Barry Calvert. The Art Fair features the best traditional and contemporary artists, designers and crafters living and working in the Hawkesbury, as well as guest artists and students. This once-a-year event is when the gallery becomes a showcase for the

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MTAS Kids School Holiday Workshops September – October 2019

MTAS Kids School Holiday Workshops September – October 2019

MTAS will have their Kids School Holiday Workshops again! 30th September – 11th October 2019     10am – 12nn 1pm – 3pm Mon 30th Sept Paint a Landscape Make Your Own Slime Tue 1st Oct Paint an Abstract Picture Draw & Paint Mermaids Wed 2nd Oct Draw Fantasy Creatures Make Dragon Wind Chimes Thurs 3rd Oct Create a Crystal Fairy Make Colourful Clay Critters Fri 4th Oct Pottery — Mon 7th Oct ~ Public Holiday ~ Tue 8th Oct Draw Unicorns Paint an Underwater Scene Wed 9th Oct Make Your Own Dragon Decorate Treasure Boxes Thurs 10th Oct Paint a

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Creative Collage, Printmaking and Watercolour Workshop – Saturday 19th October

Creative Collage, Printmaking and Watercolour Workshop – Saturday 19th October

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 HCAW $60 non-members Bookings

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CASS Art Direct – Open Studio Month October 2019

CASS Art Direct – Open Studio Month October 2019

CASS Art Direct The month-long Art Trail in October 2019 is on again! Registrations are now open for the 8th CASS ART DIRECT OPEN STUDIOS Art Trail An event for all members of the Combined Art Societies of Sydney Registrations close the 23rd September 2019.  The Combined Art Societies of Sydney Inc. welcomes you to their open studios: ‘October is Art Month’ CASS Art Direct Open Studios art trail is an opportunity for the public to experience the inspired and unique work of local artists. This is an opportunity for our local artists to showcase their unique and inspired artwork. Artwork

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Reminder: Spring Fair Art & Craft Show at St John’s Anglican Church Wilberforce – Saturday 14th September 2019

Reminder: Spring Fair Art & Craft Show at St John’s Anglican Church Wilberforce – Saturday 14th September 2019

Dear MTAS members, Reminding everyone that there will be a Spring Fair Art & Craft Show at St John’s Anglican Church Wilberforce on Saturday, 14th September from 8.30am – 2.00pm. 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 their work or any enquiries, please contact Jodie 0427 726 321 For more info visit: www.facebook.com/StJohnsWilberforce www.stjohnswilberforce.org.au Look forward to seeing you there!

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Reminder: MTAS Annual General Meeting & Guest Speaker Kath Von Witt – Tuesday 10th September

Reminder: MTAS Annual General Meeting & Guest Speaker Kath Von Witt – Tuesday 10th September

MTAS Annual General Meeting & Guest Speaker Kath Von Witt – Hawkesbury Regional Gallery Tuesday – 10th September    Reminding everyone that Macquarie Towns Arts Society will have their monthly meeting on Tuesday 10th September, and will also be their Annual General Meeting, followed by guest speaker Kath Von Witt representing the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery and what it is doing for art and our community. The Regional Gallery is a center for the Hawkesbury’s artistic and creative heritage while showcasing new and original exhibitions. Offering Public programs including artists talks, classes and workshops for all ages, adults and children. For more

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Hawkesbury Art Fair – Friday, 13th September

Hawkesbury Art Fair – Friday, 13th September

Hawkesbury Art Fair Opening on Friday, 13th September 2019   Macquarie Towns Art Society has some entries in the Hawkesbury Art Fair at the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery. You are invited from 6pm – 8pm on Friday 13th September for the opening of the annual Hawkesbury Art Fair by Deputy Mayor of Hawkesbury, Clr Barry Calvert. The Art Fair features the best traditional and contemporary artists, designers and crafters living and working in the Hawkesbury, as well as guest artists and students. This once-a-year event is when the gallery becomes a showcase for the wealth of creativity  in our beautiful region.

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Reminder: Oil Painting Workshop with Stephen Travers – Sunday, 8th September

Reminder: Oil Painting Workshop with Stephen Travers – Sunday, 8th September

  Reminding everyone that there will be a full day Oil Painting Workshop 10am  – 3pm with Stephen Travers on this Sunday 8th September! Come along and learn from Stephen’s beautiful techniques in creating realistic oil paintings. 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 Full Day Workshop – Sunday, 8th September – 10am to 3pm Where: Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor. Workshop Cost: $50 for Members and $55 for Non-members Download Enrollment Form here. For more info please

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Botanical Art Class with Pamela Powell – Returning! Tuesdays 10th Sept 2019

Botanical Art Class with Pamela Powell – Returning! Tuesdays 10th Sept 2019

Pamela Powell Botanical Art Class is coming back! After a short break due to illness Pamela will return from the 10th of September. Learn to draw and paint beautiful floral pictures with our experienced tutor Pamela. There will be an emphasis on spring flowers when this class returns! Day & Time: 2 hours, Tuesdays 12.30 – 2.30pm Dates: Starting Tuesday, 10th September 2019 Cost: $20 per week Materials: To start you need A4 sketchbook, 2B pencil, and soft white or kneadable eraser (water colour paints and further materials discussed in class)   About Pamela: Pamela has been teaching for many

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