For those interested in painting outdoors – the Plein Air Society Festival Website has gone live
There will be different workshops including pastel – Greg Moore will be doing a half day plein air and a full day in studio.
Exhibition Holywood (CLICK LINK)
Rosie McClelland’s Art classes exhibiting in Holywood Library 29th – 31st March.
Opening: Thursday March 29th 6pm – 7.30pm
Continuing: Friday March 30th 10am – 4.30pm and
Saturday March 31st 10am – 3.30p
RAFFLE DRAW: Thursday 6.45pm
Prizes includes paintings, prints, art materials and much more!
Saturday 5th May 2012
Lecture by Amanda Croft Pastel Paintings of Degas, followed by AGM
Venue; Island Arts Centre, Lisburn
Saturday 2nd June 2012
Painting Day Castle Espie Centre, Comber, Co. Down
Saturday 16th June 2012
Painting Day In Rev Macmillan’s Garden Non Subscribing Presbyterian Church, Dunmurry
Cost £15 or 17 EURO
ANNUAL EXHIBITION Sat 7th July to Sat 28th July
Graffan Gallery Castle Espie Centre, Comber, Co. Down
Intake will be Tuesday 3rd July 5.30-6.30
Weekend Master class
Venue; Carlow Parish Centre, Carlow
Tutor Rosie McClelland
Theme: Placing Figures in a Painting
The weekend will start on Friday evening 7.30 with a talk and demonstration by Rosie McClelland. Workshop Saturday and Sunday 10AM-5PM Participants will need pastel materials, sketch book and pencils as well as a figure reference from a photograph or magazine cutting or your own life drawings Cost £60 or EURO 70 For booking contact Roberta Lindsay, 41 Gravehill Road, Newtownabbey, BT36 4TF
Some great deals from Art and Home – see their lastest Newsletter on our home page. A wee birdie tells me they may also be thinking of stocking Unison Pastels – both large and small sizes.
Sporting Fine Arts in Lisburn, is now supplying art materials. They stock a full range of Unison pastels, along with many other art materials.
Pastel Society members will also receive 10% discount.
Sporting Fine Arts
5A Knockmore Square
Tel 02892 665419
Mob 07745 856724