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…

9th April 2018 Demonstration by Danielle Vaughan

Danielle Vaughan will be turning print into stunning artwork! Danielle recently appeared in Sky Arts, Portrait Artist of 2018 where she produced a wonderful portrait from torn up magazines. The celebrity sitter in her group chose Danielle’s portrait to take home! Previous pieces have included portraits of former city manager Claudio Ranieri and King Richard 111. This demonstration will be…

15th February 2018 Helen Neave workshop

A wonderful day was spent in a water colour workshop with Helen Neave. Her passion and enthusiasm for the subject was infectious! See article below, courtesy of Hinckley Times

12th March Carole Baker demonstrates ‘Adventure in Acrylic’

Carole Baker is an internationally known artist whose background is graphic design and marketing. For the last decade she has travelled far and wide to inform her art. She has a wonderful talent for capturing colour and light in her paintings. Do come along. Visitors £5.00 on admission. Members free admission. Light refreshments will be provided. Event will be 7-9pm…

15th February 2018 (Thursday) Helen Neave workshop

There are still a few places left on this water colour workshop with popular professional artist Helen Neave. This is an opportunity for water colour artists or wannabe artists to spend a day under her expert guidance. It will most certainly be a fun and informative day! The workshop is being held from 10am to 4pm at Burbage Congregational Church…