2017 programme

Demonstration and Workshop Programme 2017
JanuarySaturday 21st Richard Crabtree- Landscape in Oil
Sunday 22ndPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
FebruarySaturday 18th Sarais Crawshaw- Wildlife in Pastel
Sunday 19thPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
MarchSaturday 18th Norman Rossiter- Landscape in mixed media
Sunday 19th Painting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
AprilSaturday 22nd Appraisal -Mary Griffin
(No more than 2 pictures per member)
Sunday 23rdPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
MaySaturday 13th Receiving day for Spring Exhibition. 9.30-10.30
Saturday 20thVic Bearcroft- Lion portrait in Pastel
Sunday 21stPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
Sunday 21st Closing of Spring Exhibition; collect unsold work from 4:00pm
JuneSaturday 17th Mo Awkati - Sky scape in Coloured pencils, watercolour pencils
Sunday 18thPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
July and AugustPainting and sketching days out using own transport. Dates and venues to be announced. Co-ordinator Chris Bowden.
SeptemberSaturday 16th Rob Guy – Still Life in watercolour
Sunday 17th Painting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
OctoberSaturday 21stAnnual General Meeting 1.30pm – followed by buffet
Sunday 22ndPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
NovemberFriday 10thReceiving day for Autumn Exhibition. 9:30 – 10:30am
Saturday 18th Les Darlow – Soft Pastel and Ink Bold Landscape
Sunday 19thPainting Day at Mere Green Community Centre (Bowls Room)
Sunday 19thClosing of Autumn Exhibition; collect unsold work from 4:00pm
DecemberChristmas Lunch
Details to be announced

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Saturday demonstrations are held at Mere Green Community Centre and begin at 1:45pm and end at around 4:00 to 4:30pm.

Painting days are held at Mere Green Community Centre on the Sundays following the Saturday demonstration and begin at 10:00am until about 4:00pm. Please help with the room set up, with the general running of the day and tidying.

Extra info

Mere Green Community Centre is on Mere Green Road, Mere Green and car parking is via the Sainsbury car park. Demonstrations whether at Mere Green or any other venue are open to non-members for same day temporary membership of £3.00 to help cover costs.

Membership enquiries should be directed to the Society Membership Secretary: Wing Lien, 7 Kingsleigh Croft, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5TL
Tel: 0121 323 3826 Email: winglien1@gmail.com

Mere Green Community Centre, Sutton Coldfield
Painting session with a live model
Rob Waring demonstrates pastel portrait painting
A painting day previously held at Fellowship Hall
Exhibition, autumn 2006
Painting at Winterbourne Gardens