Friday Evenings

Meetings from 7pm to 9pm at Teignmouth Heritage Centre, French Street. Arrive between 6.30 and 7pm as entry door is locked at 7pm. £2.50 for members and £3.50 for visitors.

11 January – THEATRE OF LIGHT, Ernie Lee

Ernie, of the Brixham Art Society, will be giving us an illustrated talk on the later years of the French Impressionist Claude Monet.

25 January – EARTH, AIR AND WATER, Phil Creek
A return visit, this time demonstrating acrylic gouache. Usually a packed house for this South West Academician.

(Phil Creek is also running a full Day Workshop on Monday 28 January using Acrylic Gouache. Please see the Day Workshop page.)

8 February – TAKING RISKS, David Norman
A master with watercolours – not to be missed.

22 February – CONTRA-JOUR AND MORE, Jenny Aitken
Jennie, who is travelling from Derbyshire, has produced some beautiful contra-jour seascapes taking inspiration from her roots in Alderney. She works in both acrylics and oils and intends to demonstrate two pieces during the evening whilst joyously engaging her audience.

8 March – MIXED MEDIA, Shelly Noble
Shelly, of Words and Pictures in Teignmouth, is a graduate MA of the Royal College of Art and a practicing art teacher. She will be demonstrating the use of stitch and collage moving between abstraction, landscape and the figure.

22 March – PAINTING GARDENS, Dugald Stark
Dugald is an impressionistic painter in oils, adhering to the principles learned by the French Impressionists – a palette of bright colours, free and fast confident brushwork, building to an amplification of complementary colour, contrast and touches. An exhibitor with the Royal Academy and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters.