Further detailed notes RELATING TO THE CALENDAR sessions ARE NOW UNDER THE NEW heading tab calendar notes , please see above.
20th September Sorry, art group is now suspended until further notice due to the increased measures to keep Kirklees Safe.
September 8th - Mini exhibition. Bring any new artwork complete or in progress done this Spring/Summer 15th - Create a piece of art using any medium but in the style of a famous Yorkshire artist. 22nd - Open session or continuation of the above. 29th - Miriam Laville - Abstract Acrylics.
October 6th - Open Session / Continue with abstract acrylics. 13th October - Anthony Barrow - Workshop charcoal over gesso & acrylic wash 20th - Open Session / continue with charcoal over gesso work. 27th - Open Session
November 3rd - Life drawing (clothed) two/three teenage models willing to sit still for us! 10th - Open Session 17th - AGM, bring your own supper? 24th - Create a piece of artwork that depicts it's raining.
December 1st - Continue artwork in the rain. 8th - Open Session 15th - Christmas meal /club social. Location TBC 22nd - Closed for Christmas 29th - Closed for Christmas
When we are isolated in our lonely garret we should have enough time to 'Keep calm and paint' choosing one or more of the following Themes to bring and show when it's all over!
1. Venetian Dream 2. The Natural World 3. Fantasy 4. Genre: Scene of everyday life 5. Conflict and Adversity 6. Figurative 7. Cubist Still Life before an Open Window
Choose a subject and material you are comfortable but first Consider the following in order:
Theme Format Subject matter Concept Composition Palette Framing
Maybe we could send Fiona photos of the work to be put up on our Web site for inspiration - I'll send the first one soon.