Programme

This syllabus assumes that we will be able to meet in our usual room, on Monday evenings, without social distancing.

Members and visiting artists and speakers: Please bring your own refreshments (now required due to new catering laws that Kirklands are currently unable to comply with). Please come on your own - do not bring a guest.

ARTISTS & SPEAKERS WANTED for our next syllabus (Sept 2022 to July 2023). Please see http://menstonac.blogspot.com
2021
September
6 WATERCOLOUR DEMONSTRATION – Jane Austin.
13 WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP - Bring watercolours, or other medium if preferred.
20 2021 AGM
27 Fees for the year now due, Please pay by bank transfer, cash or cheque
27 DEMO/WORKSHOP - Lisa Shackleton: Bring paper, pencils and coloured pencils if you have them.

October
4 ACRYLIC DEMONSTRATION – Tracey Krupianka: Sailing boats.
11 PICTURE (Critique) NIGHT – Anita Daniel. Bring your problem paintings, finished or unfinished.
18 ACRYLIC DEMONSTRATION – Heather Burton: Landscape, using pallet knives.
25 Last evening for Autumn Exhibition entries.
25 ACRYLIC WORKSHOP - Bring acrylics, or other medium if preferred.

November
1 ILLUSTRATED TALK: Tom Marsh: The Power of Photography.
8 DEMO/WORKSHOP – Kathryn Fox: Monoprinting.
15 ANIMAL PORTRAIT DEMONSTRATION – Catherine Inglis.
20/21 MENSTON AUTUMN EXHIBITION
22 COSTUME LIFE – Caroline Hardaker: bring pencils and paper and/or charcoal or coloured pencils.
29 ACRYLIC WORKSHOP – Tracey Krupianka: Sailing boats.

December
6 DEMO/WORKSHOP – Naheed Aslam: Christmas/jewellery papercraft using quilling or origami techniques. Materials provided.

2022
January
3 No meeting
10 DEMONSTRATION – Ian Hobson - Watercolour Landscape.
17 WORKSHOP - Watercolour Landscape.
24 ILLUSTRATED TALK – by Micro-Artist, Graham Short. 'The world's smallest engraver'
31 ACRYLIC DEMONSTRATION – Julia Borodina: Townscape.

February
7 ACRYLIC WORKSHOP - Practice what you learned last week.
14 WATERCOLOUR DEMONSTRATION – Paul Talbot Greaves.
21 WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP - Paul Talbot Greaves.
28 DEMONSTRATION/WORKSHOP - Lisa Shackleton: Pyrography. Materials provided.

March
7 MIXED MEDIA DEMONSTRATION – Andrew Moodie.
14 MIXED MEDIA WORKSHOP - Practice what you learned last week.
21 PICTURE (Critique) NIGHT – Anita Daniel. Bring your problem paintings, finished or unfinished.
28 ACRYLIC DEMONSTRATION – Nigel Overton.

April
4 ACRYLIC WORKSHOP – Bring reference material and acrylics, or your preferred medium.
11 ILLUSTRATED TALK – Alex Purves: Venice: Canaletto to the present day.
18 No meeting (Easter)
25 WATERCOLOUR DEMONSTRATION – John Harrison – Line and wash.
25 Last night for exhibition entry

May
2 No meeting (May Day)
9 PASTEL PORTRAIT DEMONSTRATION – Catherine Inglis.
14/15 MENSTON SPRING EXHIBITION
16 ILLUSTRATED TALK – Janet Pickering: Pictures at an Exhibition.
23 LIFE CLASS – Anita Daniel.
30 YOUTUBE DEMONSTRATIONS - as the Bank holiday has been moved to Thursday (and Friday).

June
6 TALK & DEMO – Ian Tomlinson: Stained Glass.
13 WATERCOLOUR DEMONSTRATION – Jane Austin: Flower painting.
20 WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP - Bring reference material and acrylics, or your preferred medium.
27 ACRYLIC DEMONSTRATION – Anthony Barrow: Colourful portrait.

July
4 ACRYLIC WORKSHOP - Bring reference material and acrylics, or your preferred medium.

September
5 MEMBERSHIP – Start of next syllabus.