Monday 8th October Demonstration by Matthew Palmer

Matthew Palmer is a Derbyshire born artist. He began painting in watercolour over 25 years ago, is self taught and as such, has developed his own impressive style of working, inspired by such scenes as found in the Derbyshire Peak District. He also specialises in still life and animal painting. For the last 12 years he has been teaching, running…

9th September demonstration by Paul Talbot-Greaves.

On Monday Sept 10th Paul Talbot-Greaves he will be demonstrating in watercolour and acrylics,painting in his own rugged technique using strong colours and light, which will be projected onto a large screen using his own high definition camera. He will be travelling all the way from Halifax in West Yorkshire, so come and give him a real warm and supportive…

August 13th Tas Severis Demonstration.

This demonstration by Tas Severis was an explosion of colour as he painted a Norfolk harbour scene using only a palette knife and , of course, plenty of dramatic colours in acrylic. The end result was stunning!

July 9th Peter Millward Chinese Painting.

On the 9th July Peter Millward, provided something different for the demonstration evening in the form of Chinese Painting. He opened the evening giving a brief history of the different styles and vast array of parchment used over the years. He took up the interest whilst in boarding school aged 14. His room mate was a Chinese boy who knew…

11th June Jayne Good photos

Ah the joy of painting! That’s a feeling we all shared with Jayne last night as she took us through all the stages (wet in wet oils) to produce a seascape and the Northern lights dancing over mountain tops. She does workshops, demonstrations and also, I believe, children’s parties. Her website, for further information is www.paintwithjayne.co.uk Her demonstration paintings from…

Monday 11th June Demonstration in oils by Jayne Good

Jayne will be demonstrating the Bob Ross technique of Wet-on-Wet Oil Painting. She has been teaching this technique at workshops and demonstrations, craft fairs etc for 14 years and really knows how to make painting fun and accessible to all. There will be light refreshments served during the evening. There is a £5.00 admission fee for non members/visitors who are…

WORKSHOP BY ROB WAREING June 2018

The workshop included a demonstration by Artist Rob Wareing, followed by the workshop where participants worked on pastel portraits or oil portraits. There was free coffee all day and the buffet lunch was brilliant! A few photos of the occasion. There will be others on Facebook.

EXHIBITION 2018

As part of another year of Burbage Community Arts Festival, (BCAF), the Hinckley and District Society of Art staged yet another very successful exhibition of paintings by local, very talented artists. A total of 157 paintings were displayed, plus ‘A rogues gallery’ showing miniature self portraits drawn or painted by members for a little extra fun! There was also a…

19th and 20th May 2018 Art Exhibition

Hinckley and District Society of Arts will be holding their annual art exhibition in conjunction with the Burbage Community Arts Festival. It will be open from 10am until 4pm on Saturday and Sunday 19th and 20th May at Burbage Congregational Church Hall, Church Street, Burbage, LE10 2DD It is a great opportunity to view the work of local artists. The…

14th May Demonstration by Rob Wareing

DEMONSTRATION MONDAY 14th MAY Rob Wareing will be demonstrating his skills as a portrait artist working in pastels. His talents as an artist, demonstrator and teacher are widely sort after so do come and enjoy the evening. Light refreshments will be served. There is a £5.00 admission for non members. The demonstration will be on Monday 14th May from 7-9pm…