Competition Winners & Recent Demonstrations
The competition theme was Costume. Carol Yates was judged by Jamel as the winner.
March 2017 demonstration was by Laurence Belbin who did a lovely free atmospheric coastal scene from memory in oils.
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.
The competition theme was Local Scene Susie James was judged by Kirstin as the winner
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.
The competition theme was Animals Sally Goodden was judged by Alan as the winner
October 2016 demonstration was by Soraya French - Cafe ( Mixed Media) . She did a wonderful demonstration in inks, acrylic and pastel full of vibrancy.
The competition theme was Interior. There were two winners Adele Lord & Lorraine Marsh as judged by Soraya.
October 2016 demonstration was by Jeremy Saunders- Light & Colour, Beach (Oil). He did a great demonstration showing a wonderful graduated colour in the sky.
The competition theme was Seaside Carolyn Robinson was judged by Jeremy as the winner
September 2016 demonstration was by Dee Cowell (Ink & Mixed Media) . She did several super paintings demonstrating different techniques while she described her wonderful life growing up in Zimbabwe.
The competition theme was flowers Susan Waters was judged by Dee as the winner
July 2016 demonstration was by Colin Brown. His wonderful painting...
The competition theme was townscape Betty Cook was judged by Colin as the winner
June 2016 demonstration was by David Parfitt
He did a beautiful water colour painting of the Somerset Landscape using small brushes making tiny marks.
The competition theme was Landscape, Ann Sheffer was judged by David as the winner
April 2016 demonstration was by Sera Knight. She did a wonderful mixed media painting in acrylic and collage. The subject was a Piano Player.
The competition theme was Music, Ray Davies was judged by Sera as the winner
March 2016 demonstration was by Stephan Cheeseman - great action and sport!
The competition theme was action, David Holt was judged by Stephan as the winner
February 2016 demonstration was by Alison Board who did a variety of wonderful animal paintings.
January 2016 demonstration was by Gerry Dudgeon who demonstrated a painting of the Dorset countryside with a wonderful colourful and individual style.
The competition theme was LandscapeSheila Lockyer was judged by Gerry as the winner