What’s On

Outdoor sketching
Audrey arranged the following sketching trips
Thursday Aug 12th – Old Sleningford Hall – Report and images in members’ August newsletter
Monday Sep 13th – Brimham – 12 members had a good sketching day – images will be in the Setember newletter
Monday Oct 11th – Fishponds Wood – Bring own refreshments – Donation to upkeep.
November – Possibly Nidderdale Museum
Members to meet at 10:30 am at the venue with art gear, seat, and picnic.
Get together at 1pm for a lunch break, followed by sketching again in the afternoon.
Please contact Audrey to let her know if you intend to go and to get directions.

The Summer Exhibition 2021 is online.
There are 105 images of members’ work including paintings, sketches, prints and photographs. Click > Summer Exhibition 2021

Zoom demonstrations for members only.
Tracey Krupianka –
A flower painting in liquid acrylic on 6th April. Images are on display in the news blog.
Rebecca de Mendonca – Pastel Dales landscape on 6th July. Recording available for members.
Ian Scott Massie – Watercolour “Buildings in the landscape” on 3rd August. Recording available for members.
Paul Talbot-Greaves – Watercolour of a canal scene. Images in the news blog 

• Monthly Meetings
Indoor meetings are now being planned.
October 5 – Kath Inglis – Pastel painting of a Golden Retreiver.
November 2 – To be arranged
December 7 – To be arranged 

• Monthly drawing/painting project
Images of members’ artworks are being displayed in the news blog and included in the monthly newsletter.
The latest subject is “Holidays” with contributions due 20th September.
Previous subjects displayed in the news blog:
  August 2021 “Sea & Shoreline”  July 2021 “Shadows”   June 2021 “Flowers & Blossoms”
  May 2021 “Doorways”   April 2021 “Food”  March 2021  “Arrival of Spring
  February 2021 “Self Portrait”  January 2021 “View from my window
  December 2020 “Christmas cards”  November 2020 “Autumn”  October 2020  was “Lockdown”
  September 2020 “Harvest”  August 2020  “Sheep”

• Exhibition of members’ artworks online – Can be viewed on the link on the exhibitions page.
    Spring 2021 – There were 107 images of artworks and photographs.
    Summer 2020 – This had 108 images.
    Spring 2020  – Members submitted 152 images.
    Images from the past seven exhibitions can also be viewed.

 • Facebook Group
The club has a public Facebook Group. Club members can join to post or comment. Facebook group > https://www.facebook.com/groups/250674068744923/