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Programme for regular and special events

Sage on Wednesday 24th July 11 till 3 pm
This year our outdoor painting day will be (part indoors) at the Sage, Gateshead. There are good venues nearby for painting the river and bridges, and tables will be provided inside for painting the views or the interior of the building.  Please do not use oil paints in the building. The cafe is available for lunch and snacks. 

The next Thursday lunchtime presentation, starting at 12:45 on September 12th is by Ian Hancock "Modern Seascapes"
See below (red text) for list of  presentations for 2019
The current competition is "A Flower Painting" voting pin up by 5th Sept , voting by 12th September

Dance sketching workshop  Saturday 14th September 11-3 
Following the sketching sessions some of us have been having at Dance City two of the dancers, Anthony and Alex, have agreed to do a workshop with us at the studio in September. This will enable us to draw longer poses. Places will be limited to 12 as  we will need enough space for the dancers to move about and the cost will be £10. If you are interested please put your names down on the list on the studio notice board

Next Saturday Life will be 20th July 11:00-4:00  the model will be Matilda

Wednesday evening Life session has been suspended until further notice. Wednesday afternoons are continuing from 1:00-4:00

regular weekly programme

Monday Portrait meets 13:00 - 16:00
Charge to each member for the model is currently £3.00

Tuesday Life meets 11.00 - 14.30
Charge to each member for the model is currently £3.50
see detailed programme below

Wednesday Life meets at 1:00 - 16:00  
Charge to each member for the model is currently £3.50


11.00-11.50 work with model
11.50-12.10 coffee break
12.10-13.00 work with model
13.00-13.30 lunch
13.30-14.25 work with model
14.25-14.30 clear up room

alternating weekly programme of poses

week 1 2 x 10min poses, standing, bending, turning, with expressive use of body and arms
A single pose to run for rest o the day
week 2 A single pose all day


All are Thursday lunchtimes, starting at 12.45pm. All members welcome.
February 7th Snow scenes by Wendy Ranadé
March 7th Expressionists part 2: The Degenerates by Richard Howe
April 11th  Hokusai and Japanese traditional painting by Alan Dordoy
May 9th Waiting at the railway station... by Roly Burn

June 13th Diverse approaches to flower painting by Lyn George

Summer break
September 12th Modern Seascapes by Ian Hancock
October 10th TBC
November 14th Depictions of Christmas by Nick Broome

Vote counting takes place on the Thursday after the pin-up date, so there is a week for you to cast your vote
Dec18- 7th Feb19 Animals

Feb  –  April 4th  A Snow Scene
April  – June 6th  A painting in the Japanese manner
June  – Sept 5th  The garden in summer
Sept  – Nov 7th A flower painting

 Nov – Feb 6th 2020 A Christmas Scene