On Saturday 27th October Barty Miles lead a workshop with the theme ‘Harbours and Boats’. Barry did a demonstration, using the camera and projector system, which the group found helpful. Then it was down to work for everyone. Some excellent paintings were produced and everyone enjoyed the day. Thank you Barry for all… Read More
Christmas social: December 11th 7.00pm. On December 11th we shall gather at the Boathouse, Hythe Marina, for a Christmas meal. All the details for the evening can be found under the ‘Members’ tab on the home page. Please sign the list on a Tuesday evening and indicate your menu choices. Deposits please by 30th… Read More
Tuesday 4th September. Our new term starts on Tuesday 4th September after the summer break. Welcome back to everyone and to anyone new thinking of joining us for the first time. Happy painting.
Exhibition update. This year for the first time Waterside Art Group held its summer exhibition during the week of Hampshire Open Studios. The exhibition was an outstanding success. Visitor numbers doubled compared to previous years. It was encouraging for the artists that the sales of paintings also increased. Perhaps the greatest pleasure though was… Read More
Waterside Art Group Summer Exhibition. Do visit the Waterside Art Group Summer Exhibition which is being held in Hythe and Dibden Community Centre. It is open each day from Monday 20th until Saturday 25th from 10am until 4.00pm. The new calendar for 2019 containing original paintings by members of the group will be on sale.… Read More
Waterside Art Group members have produced a calendar for 2019 containing 14 original paintings. The calendar is now on sale from the Herald Office and costs £6.00. The calendar will make an excellent present for friends and family. It will also be available on Tuesday 7th August at Hythe Market and during the… Read More
Waitrose GREEN TOKENS = cash for the Group We are pleased to say that Waitrose has kindly agreed that Waterside Art Group will benefit from their Community Matters scheme during August. Three groups are selected each month and £1,000 is shared amongst them in the proportion of the GREEN TOKENS dropped into each collecting bin. The more… Read More
Our final painting session will be on Tuesday 24th July. Our autumn term starts on Tuesday 3rd September. The summer exhibition runs from Monday 20th August to Saturday 25th August in Hythe and Dibden community Centre. It is open each day from 10.00am -4.00pm This year it is part of Hampshire… Read More
A reminder to everyone that all Exhibition entry forms need to be handed in by Tuesday 17th July.
Last evening Lynne visited Waterside Art Group to give a demonstration of painting a woodland scene using acrylics. Although she uses a photo for her first inspiration Lynne lets her imagination flow and interprets the photo in her own way. This will depend on her mood and what the painting is telling her to… Read More