The Central Coast Watercolour Society Springtime Exhibition is being held at The Community Gallery Gosford Regional Gallery, Webb Street, East Gosford.
We will be open daily 10am to 4pm from Friday 28th September Closing 4 pm on Sunday 7th October.
What a fabulous 2 day workshop we had with Rob Candy – Watercolourist! Rob was very generous with his extensive knowledge of watercolour and all the attendees had a great time. See some photos taken at the workshop below. Click here to see all the details for CCWS upcoming Workshops. You can see more of Rob’s work at his website: https://www.robcandy.com
We have lots of artistic things happening this month at CCWS! Join us for our monthly general meeting on Wed 11th July from 9.30 to midday. This month John Dwyer from Canson will give a presentation on watercolour products.
Also we will critique the entries for this month’s challenge: “Insects”, we are expecting lots of creepy, crawlies for this challenge!
Don’t forget to bring in your booking form to travel with us to Taronga Zoo, Sydney on Wednesday 19th Sept. $42 for members, $62 for non-members (this is a great price including cost of the bus and entry to the zoo. We plan to sketch and take reference photos of the animals.
Rob Candy is holding a two day workshop on Sat 21st & Sun 22nd of July & Cheryl Sun is holding a one day workshop on Sat 28th July. See full details of both these workshops at this link: Workshops.
Also the Introduction to Watercolour I classes have commenced on 7th July and continue throughout this month. For more details click on this link: Introduction to Watercolour Workshops.
At our next meeting on June 13th, Joy Whitaker, one of our newer members will be giving a presentation on binding books for travel sketching and painting. She will demonstrate how they are made and will have some for members to purchase. It will be a very interesting lesson about book binding. You may like to see how to make your own and make a diary of your own work.
The Painting Challenge for the June meeting is “Fantasy”, that should invoke some interesting paintings!
Mignon Parker will be holding a two day workshop on 16th & 17th June – click here for more details about Mignon and her workshop, plus enrolment forms: Workshops
Anne Brack is holding a one day workshop on Sat June 23rd – for all the details about Anne’s workshop and enrolment forms click here: Workshops
The introduction to Watercolour 1 class will be held on Sat 30th June, click here for all the details Intro to watercolour 1 – June 2018
Our Plein Air Paint Out group continues to meet during June, click here for their locations Plein-Air Paint Out
Toukley & District Art Society Inc. is holding it’s
76th Autumn Art Exhibition
25th May to 29th June 2018
The gallery is open 10am to 4pm daily
Official Opening 6-8 pm Friday 25th May Opening address by our state member for Wyong, DAVID HARRIS Featuring new and original artworks showcasing our wonderful Central Coast by our talented local artists Raffle painting kindly donated by Noeline Millar Federation Gallery, Wallarah Peace Park, 1 Wallarah Rd, Gorokan (at Toukley Bridge) Phone: 43924666 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t forget our intermediate level watercolour workshop being tutored by Krista Brennan. The dates for this 2 day workshop are the 19th and 20th May and will be held at the Community Rooms, The Entrance.
Krista is a professional artist who has a broad skill set that covers commercial and children’s illustration, watercolour, oil painting, drawing and stained glass crafting. Plenty of places left for this refresher course! Click on the link below for entry forms.