14th August Demonstration by Andrew Geeson

Watercolourist, Andrew Geeson , will be demonstrating his skill in his unique wet in wet loose style. Andrew is a professional Leicestershire artist specialising in a loose wet in wet style. He is an experienced tutor, travelling round many art groups and societies throughout England to run a variety of workshops and demonstrations. Do come Continue Reading »

10th July Demonstration by Michael Peachey

Michael Peachey is a local professional artist with vast experience in producing high quality portraits, animals , landscapes, seascapes, surreal and mural art in oils. His demonstrations are perhaps a little different as he encourages members of his audience to have a go on the painting that he is doing. His talks include anecdotes about Continue Reading »

12th June Demonstration by Jane Archer

Jane Archer, watercolour artist living in Warwickshire, will be demonstrating her unique style in producing vibrant florals. Jane studied art at Art College for 4 years in the seventies before becoming engrossed in family life and family business. Later she became a primary teacher but now devotes her time to painting. She has an impressive Continue Reading »

20th-21st Annual Art Exhibition

Saturday and Sunday were two very busy and successful days for our third annual art exhibition held in conjunction with BCAF. Hundreds of people visited and the refreshment area was a hive of activity, whilst people chatted, watched a slideshow and consumed copious amounts of tea, coffee and scrumptious cakes! The artwork was viewed and Continue Reading »

20th -21st May Annual Art Exhibition

Our Art Exhibition is being held on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st May. It is a great opportunity to view the work of local artists. There will be a large selection of original paintings for sale. This year also includes a compilation of miniature paintings on display. A wonderful choice of mouth watering refreshments will Continue Reading »

Monday 8th May 2017 Demonstration by David Bellamy

BCAF is working with Hinckley and District Society of Art again this year. We are delighted to welcome David Bellamy, one of the country’s leading watercolour artists. He will be giving a two hour demonstration showing the versatility of watercolours. David is the author of numerous books and DVDs and the presenter of many TV Continue Reading »

Monday 10th April Demonstration by Joanne Stewart

Professional artist and society member Joanne Stewart will be showing a unique way of mixing media to create layers of texture and unusual effects. Joanne is a popular and sought after artist who has recently had artwork displayed in a London Art Gallery. It promises to be an intriguing and informative evening! Do come and Continue Reading »

Saturday 25th March Workshop with Mark Wilde

Mark held a workshop to show how to glaze with acrylics and use watercolour alongside acrylic. The results of his technique are spectacular. It was a most enjoyable day for those who were present and wonderful paintings were produced by everyone.

Monday 13th March Andrew Jenkin Demonstration

Andrew demonstrated many varied techniques on what to do when a watercolour painting goes wrong and the many ways of fixing it with watercolour techniques or, if they fail, how to resurrect a painting with mixed media. He brought a selection of stunning paintings to prove his points! The evening was both very enjoyable and Continue Reading »