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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,
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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, here are some of the things coming up in the immediate future.
In addition to our normal painting days at the Newton Hall Community Centre, the group are holding painting courses in 2016 during March,June and October. Further details will come in the members’ newsletter or can be seen on the members’ page.
Members can click on the link to the Members’ Only Area to find the dates of these and all our other other activities including tutored Sundays and opportunities for group visits to exhibitions and galleries.
Exhibitions in 2016 will be at Shepherds Dene and at the Botanic Gardens. You have to be a member to exhibit and details can be found on the members’ page.
STOP PRESS! Winner of the Shaftoe Award 2015 was longstanding member Norma Hickey.
STOP STOP PRESS! Winner of the Bob Miller Award for watercolour for 2015 was once again Norma Hickey.