Bury Art Society Programme 2017 - 2018 - See end of page for other activities

The programme secretary has written a very informative booklet to complement the programme. A copy is given to each member, and details suggestions, materials and ideas to help inspire us about each of the subjects of the weekly programme.

2017

 

 

September

11

Postcards of Bury

 

18

Pastel demonstration and Workshop with Olga

 

25

Looking at the work of Hokusai

October

2

A picture in the style of Egon Schiele with model Ema

 

9

Looking at Inuit art

 

16

Film night, musing Gemma as a model for film posters

 

23

Half Term

 

30

“Food for Thought” (still life)

November

 6

A night with Heath Robinson

 

13

Experimental landscape workshop with Anne Fryers

 

20

Painting a landscape using techniques from last week

 

27

Using shapes in abstract art

December

 4

An evening with guitar music (Nigel is model)

 

11

Looking at the work of Aubrey Beardsley

 

18

Christmas Social evening

 

 

Christmas break

2018

 

 

January

 8

Looking at the work of Deanne Petherbridge

 

15

Revisiting painting the music

 

22

Design a picture for a fairground attraction

 

     29

Immersing yourselves in Dadaism

February

 5

Still life based on your childhood

 

12

Saucy postcards with Gemma

 

 

Half Term

 

26

Design your own saucy postcard from your drawings of Gemma

March

 5

Draw a cartoon of a famous person in the style of Gerald Scarfe

 

12

Demonstration and workshop by Alan Birch on printing

 

19

Draw a picture depicting extreme weather

 

26

Create your own sculpture in the style of Giacometti

 

 

Easter break

April

16

Draw a picture relating to the horse

 

 23

Transform a picture in the style of Julian Opie

 

 30

Guess who’s coming to dinner

May

7

Bank Holiday

 

14

Annual General Meeting

 

21

Do your own thing

 

28

Bank Holiday / Half Term

June

      4

Graffiti

 

     11

Drawing wildlife with Gill

 

     18

The structure of plants

 

     25

Final night Social Evening with exhibition


THE SMALLER STUDIO IS ALWAYS AVAILABLE FOR ANYONE WISHING TO “DO YOUR OWN THING” - whatever is on the programme

Annual Exhibition at Bury Art Museum – 2nd December, 2017 to 3rd February, 2018




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