Calendar 2022-23


March 2022

Sat 12 March – Workshop – Church Hall – 9.30am-3.30pm: Ronnie Ireland – ‘Drip, Gamble, Splat’ – Details

Wed 16 March – HOS Meeting – For participants and members considering joining the event – HOS Details

Sun 20 March – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details  

Wed 23 March – Special Event – Social Evening – Dovetail Cafe – 7.30-9.30pm 


April 2022

Sat 09 April – Workshop – Church Hall – 10am-4pm: Dee Cowell – ‘Monet-style Still Life’ Details

Sun 10 April – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details  

Mon 11 April – Workshop – Church Hall – 10am-4pm: Ali Lindley – Abstracted watercolour landscapes incorporating line and pattern. Details

Wed 20 April – Special Event – Dovetail Cafe – 7.30-9.30pm: AGM followed by speaker

Wed 27 April – Live Demo – Church: Phil Biggs – ‘A Landscape in Watercolour’. Details


May 2022

Sun 8 May – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Wed 11 May – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sun 15 May – Workshop – Church Hall – 2-4pm: Brian Reynolds – Life Drawing for Absolute Beginners Details

Mon 16 May – HOS22 Meeting – Dovetail Cafe – 7:30 – 9:30pm – HOS22 Meeting for members only

Sat 21 May – Special Event – Hillier Gardens – A day out at Hillier Gardens to do just what you want to, followed by a cream tea in the Tillia Tree Restaurant at 3.30pm. Details

Wed 25 May – Live Demo – Church – Adebanji Alade – Urban Scene – 7.30-9.30pm Details

Sat 28 May – Special Event – Hillier Gardens – alternative date for our Day Out, if wet. Details


June 2022

Wed 8 June – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sat 11 June – Workshop – Church Hall – Lindsey Cole – Using Textures in Acrylic – Details

Sat 18 June – Special Event – Hillier Gardens  – alternative date for our Day Out, if wet. Details

Sun 19 June – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Wed 22 June – Live Demo – Church – Laurence Belbin – 7.30-9.30pm Details

Sat 25 June – Special Event – Hillier Gardens  – alternative date for our Day Out, if wet. Details


July 2022

Sat 09 July – Workshop – Church Hall – Brian Reynolds – Life Drawing Details 

Wed 13 July – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sun 24 July – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Mon 25 July – Exhibition set up & opening – Hillier Gardens, 10.00-6.00 Details

Mon 25 July – Special Event – Hillier Gardens – ‘Preview’ Evening (Details to follow)


August 2022

Wed 10 Aug – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Wed 10 Aug – Exhibition closes – Hillier Gardens, 10.00-6.00 Details

Sun 14 Aug – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Sat 20 Aug to Sun 28 Aug – Special Event – Hampshire Open Studios event – Church Hall – Open to the public 10am-4pm Details

Mon 29 Aug – Special Event – Breakdown of HOS event – Church Hall – 10am-4pm Details


September 2022

Sat 10 Sept – Workshop – Church Hall – Ron Moody – Pen and Ink – 9.30am-3.30pm Details

Wed 14 Sept – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sun 18 Sept – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Wed 28 Sept – Live Demo – Church – Paul Arnott – Digital Art – 7.30-9.30pm Details


October 2022

Sat 8 Oct – Workshop – Church Hall, 9.30am-3.30pm TBD

Wed 12 Oct – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sat 15 Oct – Community Centre, Hursley Rd – Ali Lindley – Abstracted watercolour landscapes + line and pattern – 10am-4pm – Details

Sun 16 Oct – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Wed 26 Oct –  – Methodist Church – Peter French – Townscape – 7.30-9.30pm Details


November 2022

Wed 9 Nov – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sun 13 Nov – Workshop – Church Hall, 9.30am-3.30pm

Sun 20 Nov – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details   

Wed 23 Nov – Zoom Demo – 7.30-9.30pm – Debbie Hinks – Figures and Life Drawing in Charcoal Details


December 2022

Wed 14 Dec – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details


January 2023

Wed 11 Jan – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sat 14 Jan – Workshop – Church Hall, 9.30am-3.30pm

Sun 15 Jan – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details  

Sat 21 Jan – Special Event

Wed 25 Jan – Zoom Demo – 7.30-9.30pm


February 2023

Wed 8 Feb – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sat 11 Feb – Workshop – Church Hall, 9.30am-3.30pm

Sun 19 Feb – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details  

Wed 22 Feb – Zoom Demo – 7.30-9.30pm


March 2023

Wed 8 March – Drop-In Session – Community Centre Large Hall – Details

Sat 11 March – Workshop – Church Hall, 9.30am-3.30pm

Sun 19 March – Life Drawing – Church Hall – 2-4pm Details