11th September ‘Painting without Paint’ by Matthew Palmer

Matthew Palmer, TV artist, will be introducing the world of digital art. He has many years of experience both as an artist and a teacher, producing shows for TV and recording DVDs. in his own words, “The feel of painting on the tablet screen is surprisingly similar to traditional painting. Tablet art is addictive. You Continue Reading »

19th August Workshop with Jane Archer

Jane Archer lead an inspirational life study workshop with a group of members. It started with loose gestural studies and moved onto longer more detailed studies as the day progressed. The model was brilliant, working with us to provide a variety of poses. Jane kept a watchful eye on proceedings enabling us to produce some Continue Reading »

14th August Demonstration by Andrew Geeson

It was a very entertaining evening of fast and loose watercolour painting by Andrew Geeson, who explained everything so well. he transformed 2 blank sheets into 2 delightful paintings, all in under 2 hours! Jill Acton was the lucky winner of one of the paintings!

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 »