I hope you are keeping well.
In this newsletter
- Link to the online demo Thursday 27 May 2021 – Portrait in Pastel
- Exciting exhibition news
- Summer Painting Days
- Can you spare a couple of hours each month to help the Committee
- Our next online competition is now open for entries – subject: Wildlife – Birds
Our next Online Demonstration – May 2021
Our next demonstration takes place next Thursday (27th May 2021). The demonstration will be a portrait of a person in Pastel and our demonstrating artist is Sue Kerrigan-Harris. On the night Sue will be demonstrating techniques for a successful portrait, and answering your questions. You can see more of Sue’s work on her website
The meeting is being held on Zoom. Members can log on from 18:45 for a 19:00 start. Details are as follows
18:45 – 19:00 – time to log on and check your connection
19:00 – Notices and introduction – Chairman
19:10 – Demonstration start. Please note there will be a 15 break during the session to allow members to get refreshments
21:30 – Meeting close.
Please note this event is exclusive to the members of Fareham Art Group, please do not share it with people who are not members of our group.
Our 3rd Exhibition Special Newsletter to update you on everything you need to know right now about our spectacular autumn exhibition has been sent to you separately. If you have any questions about this please contact our exhibition coordination team at firstname.lastname@example.org I’m sure they would love to hear from you!
New Programme of Summer Painting Days
We have 13 painting days planned across the summer starting on Tuesday 8th June.
You can access the full programme of events on our website through your EXCLUSIVE MEMBERS PAGE. Details were also sent to you earlier this month by email.
Don’t forget to make a diary date or two for these events and catch up with fellow members – and cross your fingers for better weather too!
Can you spare a couple of hours each month to help the Committee
Our clerk has decided that it’s time for her to stand down and so we now have a vacancy for clerk to our committee.
If you think you could spare a couple of hours each month to support your art group we’d love to hear from you. You’ll need to be comfortable in online meetings and happy to record some simple notes using microsoft word or google docs.
Our next competition takes place in June for the annual Val Carter Wildlife award.
Our 2021 Val Carter Wildlife competition is open for entries now. This year’s wildlife award subject is BIRDS the appraisal will be judged by Victoria Manser.
To enter please take a photograph of your picture and send it by email to email@example.com
Please remember to include:
- Your name
- Your memberships number
- The title of your painting
- The medium you have used
- The size of your finished work
Closing date for entries is Wednesday 30th June.
That’s all the news for now, we will continue to follow the Government’s guidelines to keep everyone safe, in the meantime, do take care and hope to see you at the demo next week. – Happy Painting.