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Cambridge Sixth Form Young Artists Exhibition 2017

Cambridge Drawing Society present awards at Cambridge Sixth Form Young Artists Exhibition 2017

Cambridge Drawing Society was again proud to present the Society's awards for outstanding work by Cambridge sixth form artists showing at the Cambridge Decorative and Fine Arts Society Exhibition for young artists, held at Cambridge Central Library from 4-17 July 2017.  The exhibition features young artists from schools in the Cambridge region, who are studying A Level Art. 

 Abigail Baker-Smith Presidents Cup 2017

Abigail Baker-Smith from the Leys School - A Portraint Of My Grandmother - Presidents Cup Winner 2017

Cambridge Drawing Society loaned it's display screens for the exhibition and awarded two prizes, the silver President’s cup for the artwork that the CDS judges, Godfrey Curtis, Clare Maria Wood and Colin Hayes, considered to be best in show and a £100 token for the most innovative work. The cup, was presented to Abigail Baker-Smith from the Leys School for a wonderful portrait oil painting. The £100 prize for most innovative work was awarded to Hugo Allison from Long Road VI Form College, for a woollen coral sculpture. Abigail and Hugo will be given the opportunity to exhibit these winning works at the CDS Spring 2018 exhibition to be held at the Pitt Building in Cambridge.

 Hugo Allison Most Innovative Award 2017

Hugo Allison from Long Road VI Form College -  Woolen Coral Sculpture - Most Innovative Work Winner 2017

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Weekly Drawing and Painting Classes with John Glover Apr 10, 2018 - Jun 12, 2018 — Grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
Eithne Fisher at The Locker cafe Apr 27, 2018 - May 31, 2018 — THE LOCKER cafe, 54 King Street, Cambridge CB1 1LN
Colin Hayes exhibiting at the Picturecraft Gallery, Holt, North Norfolk May 11, 2018 - Jun 06, 2018 — Picturecraft Gallery, 23 Lees Yard, Bull Street, Holt, Norfolk NR25 6HS
Pastel Workshop with John Glover Jun 23, 2018 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM — grantchester Village Hall CB3 9NF
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