Calendar of Meetings

All Wednesday meetings will be held in Swalecliffe and Chestfield Community Centre, 19 St Johns Road, Whitstable, CT5 2QU, from 2.00pm to 4.00pm.

Charges are £1 per session and £3 for demonstrations. Members may bring guests to the demonstrations for which the charge will also be £3.

We hope that you find the themes for this year's meetings enjoyable and inspiring. Some sessions may run over more than one week and there will be some group work.

For regular meetings and workshops (marked M or W) please bring along art materials and resources as indicated in the Calendar. For demonstrations (marked D) just come along and enjoy watching and learning from some excellent artists.

Any alterations to the programme will be made by e-mail or newsletter.
Wednesday 28th July 2021
(M) Seaside Set-Ups. This will be our first meeting in our new venue. Please bring any items from the seaside and your own art materials.

Wednesday 11th August 2021
(M) Working in monotone. Your choice of colour and subject for this exercise. Bring your own acrylics and canvas, paper or board.

Wednesday 25th August 2021
(M) Bugs and butterflies. Please bring your own bugs and your art materials.

Wednesday 8th September 2021
(M) Copying the style of your favourite artist. Please bring your own picture, photo or object that you can draw or paint.

Wednesday 22nd September 2021
(D) A pastel demonstration by Carol Woodley on the subject of wildlife.

Wednesday 6th October 2021
(D) Jacqueline Browning will demonstrate pouring techniques with acrylic paints. Please see NEWS item for more details.

Wednesday 20th October 2021
(M) Fruit and vegetables. Please bring your own.

Wednesday 3rd November 2021
AGM (and please bring along one of your own paintings for group critique and discussion).

Wednesday 17th November 2021
(M) Seed pods. Bring your own sources.

Wednesday 1st December 2021
(W) Drawing and painting people. Some members will pose.

Wednesday 15th December 2021
Christmas Social Afternoon with quiz, chat and nibbles. This is the final session of 2021.