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Demonstrations and Workshops

Autumn Workshops

In the Autumn of 2015 there are four scheduled workshops that are held on Sundays in the Grantchester Village hall, starting at 10:00am and going onto 4:00pm. Refer to the Events section for the dates and further details as they come available.

Evening Demonstrations

These are held in the Wilkinson Room of St. John the Evangelist Church, Hills Road, Cambridge.

Meetings start at 7.30 p.m. See the Events listing for more details.

Guildhall Exhibition 2015

The Society’s spring exhibition at the Cambridge Guildhall was very successful and attracted almost 3,000 visitors. There was much praise for the wide variety of exciting paintings, prints and sculptures on display. Visitors clearly enjoyed choosing their favourite artwork and very many votes were cast over the course of the week.

The favourite picture chosen by visitors was Cherries with a Silver Tankard, an oil painting by David John Leathers and in second place, The Philosopher, also in oil by Katherine Firth.  Four artists shared third place: The Quince in the Woodshed by Andy Dakin, Rose Crescent at Night by Rachel Haynes, By the Fishmarket, Grand Canal by Jenny Sanders and Tree of Cambridge by Maureen Mace.

Many visitors expressed their disappointment that, despite a long unbroken tradition since 1947, rising hire costs mean that this has been the Society’s final Guildhall Exhibition.  However, most definitely, it will NOT be the Society’s last spring exhibition.  In April 2016 the Society will hold its exhibition in the attractive venue of the Pitt Building in Trumpington Street.


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Upcoming Events
Jo Tunmer at Addenbrooke's Arts Mar 12, 2015 - May 07, 2015
"Solo Spot" by Lawrie Harris Apr 14, 2015 - May 14, 2015 — Hot Numbers Gallery, Dales Brewery, Gwydir St, Cambridge CB1 2LJ
Eithne Fisher: marking time - exhibition of paintings and drawings Apr 30, 2015 - May 31, 2015 — Upper Galleries, The Plough, Shepreth SG8 6PP
Society of East Anglian Watercolourists Spring Exhibition May 01, 2015 - May 07, 2015 — The Edmund Gallery. Bury St Edmunds
Call for Artists - Pint of Science May 18, 2015 - May 21, 2015 — Cambridge
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