Competition Winners & Recent Demonstrations

March 2018 demonstration was by Jake Winkle who did a great demonstration painting Venice in watercolour.
Jake Winkle- demonstration March 2018

The competition theme was Spring. Susie James was judged by Jake as the winner.
Susie- winner March 2018

February 2018 a very interesting discussion was by Helen Talbot. She talked about different ways to describe a subject.
The competition theme was Skyscape. Tony Eaton was judged by Helen as the winner.

January 2018 demonstration was by Lynne Davis who did a wonderful demonstration painting a sheep!
Demonstration- Lynne Davis - sheep

The competition theme was Landscape. Ruth Lewis was judged by Lynne as the winner.
Ruth Lewis- winner Jan 2018- sheep

November 2017 demonstration was by Sarah Janavicius- who showed us lots of ideas for making wonderful colourful cards.

The competition theme was Landscape. Judy Anderson was judged by Sarah as the winner.
Winter Landscape

October 2017 demonstration was by David Bellemy who did a brilliant demo of an arctic landscape in water colour. The group were enthralled.
Arctic Landscape- David Bellemy - Oct 2017

The competition theme was Landscape. Susan Waters was judged by David as the winner.
Sarah Walters-Demo Winner, Oct 2017

September 2017 demonstration was by Susan Meridith who showed us how she would produce one of her exciting local Cityscape pictures.

Susan Meridith - demonstrator Sept 2017

The competition theme was Townscape. Colleen Cockcroft was judged by Susan as the winner.

July 2017 demonstration was by Christine Forbes who showed us how she would approach making abstract pictures using water colours or Inks.
She produces lovely vibrant pictures and then goes on to choose the best from many pictures.
Christine Forbes- July 2017 demonstration

The competition theme was abstract. Susie James was judged by Christine as the winner.
Susie James- Monthly Winner

June 2017 demonstration was by Geoff Hunt who painted a wonderful seascape.
The competition theme was the seascape. Susie James was judged by Geoff as the winner.
Susie James- winner June 2017

April 2017 demonstration was by Jamel Akib who painted a very vibrant figure in Costume to a large and very appreciative audience.

The competition theme was Costume. Carol Yates was judged by Jamel as the winner.
Demo Winner April 2017

March 2017 demonstration was by Laurence Belbin who did a lovely free atmospheric coastal scene from memory in oils.
Laurence Belbin- March 2017

The competition theme was Coastal Scene. Mike Brown was judged by Laurence as the winner from a large number of paintings.

February 2017 demonstration was by Kirstin White, who did a fabulous local river scene, largely in water colour but with some mixed media.
Kirsten White (Demonstration)

The competition theme was Local Scene Susie James was judged by Kirstin as the winner
Susie James winner Feb 2017

January 2017 demonstration was by Alan Langford- Draught Horses-drawing & painting. He did a superb demonstration and he created a stunning watercolour with great creativity and skill.
Alan Langford Demonstration

The competition theme was Animals Sally Goodden was judged by Alan as the winner
Sally Gooden- Jan 2017 winner