A great evening with Yukari Elsdon

Last evening Yukari came to demonstrate to us.  Yukari has only been painting for 6 years but she showed such great skill.  She uses pastel pencils and blocks on velour paper.  This gives her work a lovely soft texture.  We greatly appreciated our camera and projection system as we were all able to see on… Read More

Demonstration by Yukari Elsdon

For our first demonstration for this year we welcome Yukari Elsdon who will do a human portrait using pastels.  It is Yukari’s first visit to us so please come along and give her a warm welcome.  It should be a very interesting evening.  Doors open at 7.00pm and the demonstration will start at 7.30pm.  All… Read More

Hampshire Open Studios

Following the support shown for the idea at the AGM, the committee has decided that in addition to our usual summer exhibition, the group will also partake in the Hampshire Open Studio event this year.  The venue will be at the home of member, Derek Huntley, in Hounsdown.  This will give the opportunity to target… Read More

2018 Calendar paintings

Nine members brought paintings of Hythe and the local Waterside area along on 14th February for the start of our selection process for the 2018 calendar.  It is very encouraging to see the enthusiasm being shown towards this new venture.  Thank you to everyone who brought along their painting.   Here is a selection:  ”… Read More

Thank you Jane and Mike Francis

What an wonderful evening we had as Jane and Mike shared their amazing adventures on their yacht Isabella with us.  We followed their journey as they sailed from the UK to the Canaries, onward to the Cape Verde Islands and across the Atlantic ocean to the Caribbean.  We marvelled at their bravery spending 28 days… Read More

Calendar selection

Please remember that on February 14th we make the first selection of paintings for our 2018 calendar.  If you have any paintings completed, they do not need to be framed, then please bring them along. 

Talk by Mike and Jane Francis

On Tuesday 14th February Mike and Jane Francis will be giving us an illustrated talk about their adventures on their yacht, Isabella.  This will be instead of our usual painting evening.   Also tonight we shall begin the selection process of paintings for our 2018 calendar.  If you have a painting of the local area… Read More

Thank you

Thank you to those of you who braved the inclement weather on Tuesday evening and ventured out to come along to the AGM.   We had many apologies as a lot of people are suffering with the nasty cough and cold which is doing the rounds.  We hope you are all soon feeling better and… Read More

AGM – 24th January 2017

AGM 24th January 2017 Come along to the Waterside Art Group’s AGM 24th January 2017 (Annual General meeting).   Hear what the group has achieved in 2016, look forward to the exciting plans and opportunities for the group in 2107 and of course elect your new committee.   Unfortunately Jane Cartwright is unable to run… Read More

Painting year begins 10th Jan

Following the Christmas/New Year break Waterside Art Group resumes its normal painting sessions on Tuesday 10th January 2017.  We meet at Hythe and Dibden Community Centre from 7.30pm – 9.30pm.  Come along and hear about some of the plans and projects for 2017.    

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