The Spring Exhibition 2021 is now online.
There are 106 images of members’ work including paintings, sketches, prints and photographs. Click > Spring Exhibition2021
A zoom demonstration of flower painting took place on 6th April. Images are on display in the news blog.
• Monthly Meetings
The scheduled programme has been suspended during the restrictions on holding meetings.
• 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 “Food” with contributions due 15th April.
Previous subjects displayed in the news blog:
March “Arrival of Spring“
February “Self Portrait“
January “View from my window“
December “Christmas cards”
October subject was Lockdown
• Exhibition of members’ artworks
The last exhibition of artworks was an online event from 21st August 2020. This had 108 images of artworks and photographs and can still be viewed on the “Summer online” link on the exhibitions page.
For the May 2020 online exhibition, members submitted 152 images. Images from the past seven exhibitions can be viewed under the exhibitions tab.
• Sketching in the local Dales on Mondays from April to November Audrey will organise sketching days out as soon as meeting outdoors is allowed. Groups may be limited to six. Please let Audrey know if you want to take part.
• News Blog Click on > News blog for images and comments from recent events.
• 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/
Life drawing at No 6 studio – Studios closed
These run monthly on Sundays, 10:00 to 3:30. There is no tutor but we all help and support each other and it is very good for your drawing skills! If you are interested please contact Janet Hutsby@btinternet.com or phone her on 01423 772651.
See the calendar of events at No. 6 studio numbersix.
NiddArt Trail 2020
The NiddArt Trail ran during August 2020 featuring artists and makers in the Nidderdale and surrounding areas. Details of the online event can be seen on the website > www.niddart.org.uk/
The following venues may not be running the events mentioned
Just Makers, The Clock Tower, Ripley Castle, Ripley HG3 3AY
See website for planned workshops > www.justmakers.co.uk/
Tel 01423 772903 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
David Hockney at Cartwright Hall – 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
• No.6 Nidderdale Visual Arts = click > numbersix
• Upper Niddderdale Landscape Partnership – Click > uppernidderdale.org.uk
• Nidderdale Guide – Click > nidderdale.co.uk