Mike Swinney receiving his award for the Shafto Prize 2014
Mike Swinney receives the Bob Miller Prize 2016
Phyll Bryning with the winning Shafto Prize 2016
A little about ourselves
If you simply want to see what we are about, enjoy exploring and we hope you find the site interesting. If you enjoy painting and would like to develop your skills with like minded-people in a relaxed, amiable atmosphere then read on. Deerness Art Group may be the place for you. All levels of ability are welcome, including beginners, Read all about us on the next page. Just click on the link to About Us. Some of our members also paint on silk, practice calligraphy or embroider so we do try to be inclusive. We love to see new faces so don’t be shy. A warm welcome awaits. To tempt you, below are some of the things coming up in the immediate future.
Several people have joined us this year and we wish them a warm welcome and many happy years of painting.
As we enter 2017, our events calendar is before us for another year. We have Tony Montague, one of our favourite tutors coming to our monthly session on February . We are now taking booking for our next residential visit to Shepherds Dene and getting ready with renewed energy for an exciting programme of exhibitions and tutors currently being arranged.