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Workshop - Watercolours with Christine Lockwood - 14th Oct.

Join Cambridge Drawing Society member Chris Lockwood for a watercoloring workshop at Grantchester near Cambridge on Sunday 14th October 2018.
When Oct 14, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01954 231847 / 07941 885744
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                               Overview: Prepare to be creative and experimental with colour and texture.
In this workshop we will explore the stunning colours of Autumn, from rich reds and browns to vibrant yellows and greens.

We will use Autumn fruits, berries, leaves, seed heads and flowers as our inspiration.

Learn how to use watercolours in a loose exciting wet in wet style with lots of spattering for texture. Try different brush techniques and explore shape and tone with hard and soft edges. Acrylic inks and oil pastels can also be combined with watercolour.

Lively demonstrations will be given as well as individual help and advice.

Materials to bring - Watercolours, watercolour paper, brushes, palette, water containers, masking fluid, watercolour pencils, oil pastels ( optional ), Acrylic Inks ( optional ).  Fruits, berries, leaves, seed heads, flowers….whatever you can find growing outside.

Reference photos will be provided too, but you are very welcome to bring your own if preferred.

Workshop cost: £30 for Members and Friends, £40 for Non-members. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

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CAMBRIDGE OPEN ART EXHIBITION 2018

COAX 2018 AT SWAVESEY VILLAGE COLLEGE 100 Artists, 500 artworks, 1 Weekend
When Oct 12, 2018 06:30 PM to
Oct 14, 2018 04:00 PM
Where Swavesey Village College, Gibraltar Lane, Swavesey, Cambs CB24 4RS
Contact Name COAX
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COAX 2018

Saturday 13th October 10 - 5 and Sundary 14th October 10 - 4

(PREVIEW Friday 12th October 6.30 - 9, tickets £5 see website www.coax.org.uk)

Free entry and parking • Cafe • Creative activities for children • Paintings, Prints and Cards to buy

online brochure: https://indd.adobe.com/view/87dad6bf-ff46-4f6f-9a18-e64ab9895b11

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Painting Pals Art Exhibition

Several of my friends and I will be holding an Art Exhibition in Grantchester Village Hall over the last weekend in September. Do visit us and have cup of tea. Details can be found in the poster below.
When Sep 28, 2018 06:30 PM to
Sep 30, 2018 05:00 PM
Where Grantchesterr Village Hall
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Cambridge Art Fair

Galleries and professional artists from all over the UK and abroad, formerly in Cambridge Guildhall, now at Quy Mill Hotel in The Roar Marquee just off the A14 email me for free tickets soniavilliers@homecall.co.uk, this week Friday - Sunday, and plenty of free parking; also Inspire homes and lifestyle show at the same time next-door so well worth a visit! Members exhibiting Susan Abbs, Sonia Villiers, Jo Tunmer
When Sep 28, 2018 11:00 AM to
Sep 30, 2018 05:00 PM
Where Quy Mill Hotel Marquee
Contact Name
Contact Phone 07890509160
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Source, exhibition by Katy Bailey.

Source , a solo show upstairs in the Gallery at the Plough in Shepreth running 21st September - 2 nd October 12-11 daily , 12-8 on Sundays. You are most welcome to my Private View on 21st 7 pm until close.
When Sep 21, 2018 07:00 PM to
Oct 02, 2018 11:00 PM
Where Plough Shepreth
Contact Name
Contact Phone 07834871083
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Source , a solo show upstairs in the Gallery at the Plough in Shepreth running
21st September - 2 nd October 12-11 daily , 12-8 on Sundays. You are most welcome to my Private View on 21st 7 pm until close.

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Cambridge Original Printmakers Biennale Exhibition 2018

Cambridge Original Printmakers will be holding the Biennale exhibition in the Pitt Building, Cambridge from Friday 21st September through to Saturday 29th September.
When Sep 21, 2018 10:30 AM to
Sep 29, 2018 05:00 PM
Where The Pitt Building, Trumpington Street, Cambridge. CB2 1RP
Contact Name
Contact Phone 07703 170320
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COPB 2018 PosterThe Cambridge Original Printmakers Biennale showcases new original hand-pulled prints produced by local printmakers who operte within a 35 mile radius of Cambridge. This year the exhibition has 43 printmakers showing their latest work. The exhibition will also feature Parndon Mill and Gainsborough House printhouses, The Curwen Print Study Centre, Anglia Ruskin University and student work from Cambridge Regional College and Long Road Sixth Form College.

There are six keynote speaker events featuring Paul Catherall, Jane Human, Louise Stebbing, Serena Smith Wuon-Gean Ho and Andrew McDowall. Two printmaking workshops led by Tania Durrant and Nina Sage. Two personal artist practices sessions buy Anthony Hopkinson and Edwin Wilson and a thought provoking daily 3D printing demonstration, showing how this technogy may be used to create templates that can be used to create hand-pulled prints.

The Cambridge Original Printmakers Biennale 2018 promises to deliver once again an outstanding event, as expected by the visitors and exhibitors.

Cambridge Drawing Society members selected to exhibit in this year's biennale are; Tracey Ashman, AJ Blustin, Jackie Duckworth, Liz Hales, Anthony Hopkinson, Iona Howard, Susan Jones, Andy McKenzie, Jill Ogilvy, John Preston, Anna Pye, Sherry Rea, Nina Sage, Jo Tunmer and Clare Maria Wood.

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What Is It About Trees - An exhibition by Debbie Baxter

Treescape Fine Artist and Cambridge Drawing Society member Debbie Baxter is holding an exhibition "What is it about trees" in The Makers Gallery in Cambridge.
When Sep 21, 2018 12:00 AM to
Oct 02, 2018 12:00 AM
Where The Makers Gallery, Hope Street. Cambridge CB1 3NA
Contact Name
Contact Phone 07597 075738
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Trees and woodlands offer a restorative environment that helps us to connect back to our own innate need for the natural world. Many of us have a personal connection to trees; apart from clean air and protection they offer something more emotional and spiritual. Please join me to celebrate a preview to the exhibition of:

What is it about trees?

What is it about trees image (Baxter)

Wine and bites Preview starts at 7pm 21st September. 

The Makers Gallery, Hope Street. Cambridge CB13NA

Just off Mill Road Down the Ally Way Opposite Tesco’s. Limited Parking Available In The Courtyard

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Workshop - A Cambridge Scene in Acrylic with Sonia Villiers - 9th Sept.

Cambridge Drawing Society member Sonia Villiers will host a workshop "A Cambridge Scene in Acrylic" in Grantchester Village Hall near Cambridge on Sunday 9th September 2018.
When Sep 09, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01223 890 397
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Sonia Villiers 1 2018 WorkshopOverview: Release your creative genius and experiment with collage and colour, sunlight and shadows. In this workshop we will explore a different look at a Cambridge street scene, or Cambridge rivers, punting and colleges. Learn how to make vibrant marbled paper, and to combine it with sections of Cambridge maps and paint to create a truly original and recognisable work of art! Try different collage techniques and explore shape and tone to create form, depth and atmosphere.

Demonstrations will be interspersed with individual help and advice.

Materials to bring - A3 stretched paper or acrylic paper, scissors, acrylics, acrylic inks or watercolours, PVA, brushes, waterpot. Sonia will bring the marbling kit, along with spares of everything to borrow or buy, you can use her paints for no charge.

There will be photographs for you to work from, but please bring your own if you have a favourite scene.Sonia Villiers 2 2018 Workshop

Workshop cost: £30 for Members and Friends, £40 for Non-members. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided but please bring a packed lunch.

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An Exhibition of Paintings and Collages by Astrig Akseralian

When Sep 07, 2018 07:00 PM to
Oct 06, 2018 05:30 PM
Where The Locker Cafe, 54 King Street, Cambridge, CB1 1LN
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Contact Phone 07566216042
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Astrig's first solo show in Cambridge is to be at The Locker Café. She will be showing new landscapes, life drawings and collages inspired by visits to local allotments.
Please come along to the Private View on 7th Sept or alternatively, why not visit The Locker for a coffee and a browse next time you are in Cambridge.

 

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Jo Tunmer MA Fine Art Printmaking final exhibition

MA Fine Art Printmaking from Cambridge School of Art
When Sep 06, 2018 05:00 PM to
Sep 13, 2018 05:00 PM
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MA Fine Art Printmaking

My final exhibition for my Masters in Fine Art Printmaking from Cambridge School of Art starts this week.

Everyone is welcome to attend the Private Preview on Thursday 6 September from 5-8 pm then the exhibition continues every day until 13 September. 

On display will be Fine Art Printmaking, Film and Television Production, Fine Art, Illustration and Book Arts, Graphic Design and Typography and Computer Games Art Development. 

Cambridge School of Art is located behind Anglia Ruskin University, East Road, Cambridge. I will be invigilating only on certain days - please contact me directly if you would like me to show you around the exhibition.

 

Jo Tunmer



Shed by Jo Tunmer

By dismantling, transforming and reassembling a discarded garden outbuilding, Shed explores recycling, regeneration, the past, the present and the future, and pays architectural homage to this simple ubiquity of suburban living.

 

 

 

 

 

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Vivienne Machell solo exhibition

'Faces and Places' an exhibition of paintings by Vivienne Machell from 3rd to 29th September at the Hub, Melbourn
When Sep 03, 2018 09:00 AM to
Sep 29, 2018 05:00 PM
Where The Hub, Melbourn
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01763 220764
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The Community Hub, High Street Melbourn is a popular local venue which has a well lit cafe and a spacious exhibition area.  I will be there on Saturday 8 September from 11.30 until 2.00 pm, working on a painting and will be happy to chat with anyone interested in my techniques, or just wanting to say hello.

Sarah Warnes - Solo Exhibition "Colour and Light"

Cambridge Drawing Society member Sarah Warnes is holding a solo exhibition "Colour and Light" in Dry Drayton, Cambridge.
When Jul 01, 2018 12:00 AM to
Jul 31, 2018 12:00 AM
Where 35 Park St, Dry Drayton, Cambridge CB23 8DA
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CDS member Sarah Warnes is holding a solo exhibition of her work at the gallery in the Black Horse pub and tea rooms in Dry Drayton near Cambridge. "Colour and Light" will include watercolours and felt paintings.

The gallery is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Call 01954 488150 for details on specific opening times. 

Sarah Warnes Image

Pastel Workshop with John Glover

Professional artist and Cambridge Drawing Society member John Glover will be running a one day Pastel workshop in Grantchester Village Hall, Cambridge.
When Jun 23, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Where grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01284 810 460
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The price for this workshop is £40 per person, or £35 per person per workshop if two or more workshops are booked. 

John will supply tea, coffee biscuits, but you will have to provide your own packed lunch.

Please click here for an application form.

I'm hanging at Balzano's

I am currently having a mini solo exhibition at Balzano's in Cherry Hinton Road until the 23rd June 2018. There are a lot of interesting and tasty things here, including of course my paintings.
When Jun 02, 2018 11:00 AM to
Jun 23, 2018 04:00 PM
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Lobster No. 4

Exhibition of Paintings by Ros Ridley

An exhibition of Ros Ridley's paintings can be seen at the Melbourn Community Hub Café, 30 High St, Melbourn SG8 6DZ, 9am - 5pm Mon-Fri 9am - 3pm Sat throughout June 2018.
When Jun 02, 2018 09:00 AM to
Jun 30, 2018 05:00 PM
Where Melbourn Community HUb
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'Along Your Street' at Byard Art

Andy Dakin will be exhibiting five new Cambridge paintings in this mixed exhibition at Byard Art in Cambridge city centre. Open Mon-Sat 09:30-15:30, Sun 11:00-17:00.
When Jun 01, 2018 09:30 AM to
Jul 01, 2018 05:00 PM
Where Byard Art, King's Parade, Cambridge
Contact Name
Contact Phone 07947853164
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Five oil on board cityscapes, created for this exhibition, all located on the stretch of Cambridge from the town centre end of King's Parade to Browns on Trumpington Street. 

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A Painting Workshop with Sonia Villiers

Cambridge Drawing Society member, Sonia Villiers, will be running a workshop painting a street scene in Cambridge.
When May 23, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Where The Old School Studio, Old School Lane, High Street, Whittlesford
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Silver Street from the Weir (Villiers)Sonia Villers will be holding a painting workshop using a street scene from Cambridge. There are 12 places available, priced at £75 each. Please email info@theoldschoolstudio.co.uk  to book and for further details.

 

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Wide and Close - An opportunity to view work by Jenny Wilson and family

CDS Member Jenny Wilson and her family are showing their vast range of original works over the weekend of 19th/20th May. A proportion of sales will go to the Parkinsons UK charity.
When May 19, 2018 10:00 AM to
May 20, 2018 05:00 PM
Where The Barn, Rayners Farm, Whittlesford, Cambridge. CB22 4NZ
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01223 971 226
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Jenny Wilson and her family are sending out an open invitation to view their paintings, drawing and photographs. A proportion of fund raised will go to the Parkinsons UK charity. Jenny has been an active member of the Cambridge Drawing Society since 1989, exhibiting her work regularly in the Society's annual Spring and Autumn exhibitions.

Wide & Close (Jenny Wilson)

Life Workshop with John Glover

Professional artist and Cambridge Drawing Society member John Glover will be running a one day Life workshop in Grantchester Village Hall, Cambridge.
When May 13, 2018
from 10:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Where Grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01284 810 460
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The price for this workshop is £40 per person, or £35 per person per workshop if two or more workshops are booked. The cost will include model fee.

John will supply tea, coffee biscuits, but you will have to provide your own packed lunch.

Please click here for an application form.

Art Courses in Southwest France

Painting and Drawing courses with small numbers of participants. French country house in beautiful countryside Outstanding art tutors See Website for full details
When May 12, 2018 12:00 AM to
May 19, 2018 12:00 AM
Where Cotes Grange, Le Bourg, Puyjourdes, 46260, France
Contact Name
Contact Phone 0033 626 101667
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Various art courses May, June, September

First rate rt tuition 

Accommodation in country house with spectacular landscapes of rural France

Supberb local cuisine

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