Calendar

Programme for January – May 2020

January

Life Drawing

Life sessions resume on Thursday January 23rd, and continue on Thursday evenings from 7.00-9.00p.m. There are 10 sessions, with a break on February 27th, and ending on April 2nd. Venue is Parkhurst Hall at the Methodist Church in Parkhurst Road in Bexhill. No experience needed. Bring your own materials. Small tables are provided. We have a variety of models.

£60 for ten sessions, or sign up for a trial £30 for five sessions.

Second session – 30th January.

Places are still available – please contact Carol to reserve your place, or use the contact form (please type ‘TELD’ in the ‘Subject’ box).

February

Portrait Group

Term begins on Monday 3rd February, 9.30 – 12.00 at St. Peter’s Community Centre in Bexhill Old Town.

Price £60 for the term (10 sessions). £7 for a single session.

Subsequent sessions -10th, 17th and 24th February.

Telephone Maggie, or use the contact form (please type ‘Portrait Group’ in the ‘Subject’ box).

Life Drawing

The Thursday Evening Life Drawing sessions continue on February 6th, 13th and 20th (no session on the 27th). For details please see the January entry.

Tuesday Afternoon Workshops.

2.15 – 4.15 pm in the small hall at St. Stephens Church, Down Road (parking by the church or in Woodsgate Park).

Tuesday 4th and Tuesday 18th February: ‘Working Creatively with Pastels’ (Madeleine). Soft, hard and pastel pencils – bring whatever you have and a variety of rough papers such as sugar paper and pastel paper.

Some members have already paid for all 8 workshops but if you have not done so, the remaining workshops are each £5 per (individual) session. Enquiries to Maggie or via the contact form (please type ‘pastels’ in the subject box.

Open Studios at Bexhill Museum

We have been able to book our regular monthly open studio dates at Bexhill Museum again.  In 2020 we will be working in the Education room on the following Sundays (mostly the second Sunday of each month): February 9th, March 8th, April 5th, May 10th, June 14th, July 12th, August 9th, September 13th, October 11th and November 8th. Members can come between 11.00a.m. and 4.p.m. to display their work and complete new pieces. The cost is £4.00 a session, tea and coffee are provided but please bring your own lunch.

Resumes Sunday 9th February, 11 a.m. ’till 4 p.m. Enquire via the contact form (please type ‘Museum’ in the ‘Subject’ Box) or contact Elaine.

£4 per session – please bring your own lunch.

March

Life Drawing – Thursdays: 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th March: 7.00 ’till 9.00p.m. at the Methodist Church Hall, Parkhurst Road, Bexhill (opposite Murmurations). See the January entry for more details.

Portrait Group – Mondays: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th March: 9.30 – 12.00 at St. Peter’s Community Centre. See the February entry for more details.

Tuesday Afternoon Workshops – 2.15 – 4.15 pm at St. Stephens Church small hall, Woodsgate Park.

Tuesday 3rd and Tuesday 17th March: ‘Pen and Ink with Watercolour’ (with Maggie).

The first week using water- soluble inks, the second week using waterproof ink with watercolour.  Bring whatever pens and inks you have as we will not use much and can share. Bring a variety of smooth and rough papers if possible.

Price £5 per session if you have not already paid for a reduced ‘season ticket’ for the whole winter.

Enquiries via the contact form, please write ‘Watercolour’ in the ‘Subject’ box.

Bexhill Museum Workshops – Sunday 8th March – 11 am. ’till 4 p.m. in the Education Room of the Museum, working together for fun.

£4 per session – please bring your own lunch.

April

Life Drawing – Final Session – 2 April – please see the January entry for details.

Portrait Group – Final Session – 6 April – please see the February entry for details.

Tuesday Afternoon Workshops – 2.15 – 4.15 pm at St. Stephens Church small hall, Woodsgate Park.

Probably Tuesday 7th and Tuesday 21st April: April sessions will be held if there is sufficient support (and choice of subject) from the February and March attendees.

Bexhill Museum Workshops – Sunday 5th April 11 am. ’till 4 p.m. in the Education Room of the Museum, working together for fun.

£4 per session – bring your own lunch.

May

Friday 22nd May – Spring Exhibition 2020 – New Venue – the Sailing Club on the seafront. Further details in the next calendar update.

Bexhill Museum Workshops – Sunday 10th May, 11 am. ’till 4 p.m. in the Education Room of the Museum, working together for fun.

Portrait Group – Term will probably resume on Monday 11th May, 9.30 – 12.00 at St. Peter’s Community Centre. To be confirmed. Please see the February entry for further details.

Life Drawing

The Thursday Evening Life Drawing sessions will probably restart on Thursday 7th May, 7.00 p.m. till 9.00 p.m, at the Methodist Church Hall, Parkhurst Road, Bexhill (opposite Murmurations). To be confirmed. Please see the January entry for further details.

Outdoor Drawing and Painting Sessions.

To be arranged.