On Tuesday 25th September, the club will be hosting a demonstration by Alfred Allen on painting seascapes/landscapes in acrylic. The event will run from 7.00pm through 9.00pm for which there will be a fee of £3 payable to Annette Burgess. Members wishing to attend should place their name on the list on the club noticeboard at Townhill. To see more of Alfred’s work, visit his website at alfredallen.co.uk
Following last year’s successful open day at the Townhill Community Centre, the club is holding a similar event this weekend Friday and Saturday 7th and 8th September. This will be open from 2 pm til 8 pm today. On Saturday, the exhibition will be open from 10 am until 4 pm. In addition to the exhibition, members will be demonstrating their skills in the downstairs studio on Saturday. Our 2019 Calendar will also be on sale at the event, Priced £8
Previews of paintings 12 and 13 from the thirteen chosen to feature in the clubs 2019 Calendar are shown below. They are, Impressions of the Maygate, Dunfermline in Mixed Media by Joan Patterson and Dunfermline Abbey in Autumn, a watercolour by Robert Clement. The calendar has now been published and will be on sale at the Club Gallery in the Kingsgate Shopping Centre and other Art Club events within the next few days.
The Club Christmas Dinner will be held again this year in the Pitbauchlie House Hotel, Dunfermline on Tuesday 4th December, (6.30pm for 7.00pm). Club members, together with spouse / partner, are welcome at a cost of £25.00 per person. Will all members wishing to attend, please add names to the list posted on the club Notice Board or alternatively give confirmation to the Club Secretary, Mike Sutherland-Brown. In order to secure the booking, a deposit of £10 per person should be paid by Wednesday 26th September (either cheque or cash please), with the final balance payable by 14th November. You can navigate to view the Menu by clicking on the Pitbauchlie House Hotel link highlighted above. It’s the “Festive Dinner” option.
Additionally, if anyone has any special dietary requirements which need be catered for, please make these known when making your reservation.
Previews of paintings 10 and 11 from the thirteen chosen to feature in the clubs 2019 Calendar are shown below. They are, Dysart, a watercolour by Jen Manson and West Shore, Pittenween by Roy McGowan. The final two paintings will be previewed here in a further News Post very soon.
Previews of paintings 8 and 9 from the thirteen chosen to feature in the clubs 2019 Calendar are shown below. They are, Limekilns Harbour, a watercolour by Ian Blance and Inchcolm Abbey, in Acrylic by Irma Brown. The remaining four paintings will be previewed here in further News Posts very soon.