What’s On

Pateley Bridge Art Club

Next meeting –  Tues 6 March 2018 at 7:15pm
Annual General Meeting followed by a film ‘Rembrandt’
The listing of meetings and sketching days for 2018 will be available.
The annual membership fee of £20 is due and can be paid at the meeting.

Workshop – Tues 13 March 2018 from 10am to 12noon (rearranged from February)
Watercolour Basics Workshop with Margaret 
This will be useful for total beginners and will be good for those wishing to brush up on their technique.
Suggested materials:
* A few watercolour paints,  say Cadmium Red, Crimson, Ultramarine, Yellow, Burnt Umber or other brown.
* Watercolour paper. 300gms(140lbs) weight. Some available @ 50p for 11 by 15 inches.
* A large soft brush, with a good point, size 14 to 16.
* A palette with wells. I have a few disposable ones.
* A few sheets of paper towel.
* 2 waterpots.
* Masking fluid if you have it.
* A hairdryer is useful!

Blog Posts
Click on > blog posts for images and comments from events in 2017 including:
Ilustrated talk by Alex Purves
Final sketching day of 2017 in Hebden.
Quarterly painting and sketch competition

Facebook Group
The club has a Facebook Group that can be viewed by any member of Facebook. Only approved club members can add pictures or comment. If you are a club member and want to join the club Group, please click request on the Group page.

NiddArt Trail
The NiddArt Trail runs from 18th August to 28th August 2018
Meanwhile, watch out for the next arts bus trip.
The organiser is Lynn Cook with help from Elizabeth Clarke and Nidderdale Plus.
Contact details – lynncook@tiscali.co.uk  Telephone 01423 714865 or 07714 700766

Sawley Art Group
Saturday 3rd March 10am to 2pm in Sawley Village Hall. Mosaic workshop (with news about the next big public project) Including tea/coffee and biscuits. Cost £5 and £5 for materials. Tel: Rachel 620373
Saturday 17th March at 3pm. Wilfred Owen Anniversary Picnic on How Hill. Bring a picnic and a WO poem. Tel: Ted for info 620250.
Wednesday 25th July. An  all day trip to Gawthorpe Hall in Lancashire. Cost tbc. This is advance notice as our trips are popular! Tel: Ted to book 620250

Nidderdale Creative Art Space at No. 6 King Street Workshops, Pateley Bridge.
• Courses
 click  > courses-and-workshops
click > exhibitions

Sarah Garforth – Workshops at Ramsgill Studios
For information on workshops please contact Sarah by phone: 01423 755098  or email: sarah@sarahgarforth.co.uk
Websites www.ramsgillstudio.co.uk    www.sarahgarforth.co.uk

Just Makers, The Clock Tower, Ripley Castle, Ripley HG3 3AY
See website for planned workshops >  www.justmakers.co.uk/
Tel 01423 772903  Email: contact@justmakers.co.uk

Mercer Gallery  – 31 Swan Road, Harrogate HG1 2SA. Book on tel 01423 556188
Drawing and art class details > mercer_art_gallery_events

Mercer Gallery Exhibitions
For details  click >  exhibitions_at_the_mercer_art_gallery

David Hockney at Cartwright Hall – New permanent exhibition telling the story of his life as an artist and the influence he has had on many areas of culture

Colin Swinton – Watercolour painting courses
To find out what courses are planned phone (evening only) 01423 331 390 or email

See what else is happening in Nidderdale
• Upper Niddderdale Landscape Partnership – Click > uppernidderdale.org.uk
• Nidderdale Guide – Click > nidderdale.co.uk