HAAT Open Studio Weekend 10am – 4pm 24th & 25th August 2019

HAAT Open Studio Weekend 10am – 4pm 24th & 25th August 2019

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: 0408491830 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 Fletcher also

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Hawkesbury City Council – Waste 2 Art 2019

Hawkesbury City Council – Waste 2 Art 2019

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

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Powertex Workshop – Saturday 17th August

Powertex Workshop – Saturday 17th August

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

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MTAS Richmond Marketplace Exhibition 15th to 18th August 2019

MTAS Richmond Marketplace Exhibition 15th to 18th August 2019

  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!

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Reminder: FOHacaRG Coach Trip 21st July Monet: Impression Sunrise – 21st July

Reminder: FOHacaRG Coach Trip 21st July Monet: Impression Sunrise – 21st July

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.

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Reminder: Acrylic Painting Workshop with Chris Seale 14th July

Reminder: Acrylic Painting Workshop with Chris Seale 14th July

Reminding everyone that we will have a full day Acrylic Painting Workshop 10am – 3pm with Chris Seale on the 14th of July at the Stan Stevens Studio in Windsor. Come along and learn from Chris’s beautiful technique’s and clever tricks using Acrylics. Chris has been winning awards for her work for many years now and is well known for her unique style, creativity and inspiration that she brings to the art world. She is particularly known for her beautiful contemporary-impressionistic bush land and seascapes. Chris has many feature articles in the Australian and International Artist Magazines, and has been

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Reminder: Monthly Demonstration Meeting 9th July- Richard Chao – Portraiture in Watercolour

Reminder: Monthly Demonstration Meeting 9th July- Richard Chao – Portraiture in Watercolour

Monthly Demonstration Meeting 9th July Richard Chao – Portraiture in Watercolour   Reminding everyone that Macquarie Towns Arts Society will have Richard Chao to demonstrate Portraiture in Watercolour at their next monthly meeting on 9th July, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor. Richard is a Chinese artist living in Sydney, Australia. Born in a family of artists, he started drawing at the age of 5. He then pursued his art education in Xi’an Fine Arts College, Xi’an Fine Arts Academy, and finally obtained his Master of Art in Xi’an Jiaotong University. Richard also became a teacher

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Reminder: MTAS Kids School Holiday Workshops July 2019

Reminder: MTAS Kids School Holiday Workshops July 2019

 MTAS Kids School Holiday Art & Craft Program 8th – 19th July 2019 Reminding everyone that Macquarie Towns Arts Society Kids School Holiday Workshops are starting next week!     10 am – 12 noon 1pm – 3pm Mon 8th Draw Fantasy Creatures Paint a Landscape Tues 9th Draw & Paint a Unicorn Draw & Paint a Mermaid Wed 10th Make your Own Dragon Decorate a Treasure Box Thu 11th Paint an Underwater Scene Make Pottery Fri 12th Make Slime! — Mon 15th Create Colourful Clay Critters Make Magic Lanterns Tues 16th Create a Crystal Fairy Draw & Paint a Dragon Wed 17th

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FOHacaRG 30th Anniversary Exhibition

FOHacaRG 30th Anniversary Exhibition

FOHacaRG 30th Anniversary Exhibition “Collections” – 29th & 30th June 2019 To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Friends of the Hawkesbury Art Community and Regional Gallery, an exhibition Titled “Collections” will be held on 29th & 30th June, 10am – 3pm at the Stan Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, 300 George St. Windsor. There will also be a display of works of FOHacaRG’s members, both past and present from their own collection and from the collection of the Hawkesbury Regional Gallery. Members will also be submitting works for sale. Entry to Exhibition is free. There will also be a luncheon,

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Acrylic Pouring Medium Workshop 27th July Saturday

Acrylic Pouring Medium Workshop 27th July Saturday

New Workshop 27th July Acrylic Pouring Medium with Tutor Deidre Morrison   Join us for the fun and exciting world of Pouring Mediums Immerse yourself with our new Acrylic Pouring Medium Workshop. Create vibrant, free flowing and colourful artworks. Explore the fun techniques of ‘dirty pours’, ‘flip cups’ and ‘puddle pours’ Suitable for beginners – No experience required All Materials Supplied   Where: Richmond Art Supplies, 1/328 Windsor St. Richmond NSW Workshop date: Saturday, 27th July Time: 1.00pm – 3.00pm Materials: All materials supplied, boards, paints and mediums Cost: $100 Bookings Essential: phone 02 4578 3555

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