2019 Programme

Bruton Art Society Programme 2019

Thurs 4 Fri 5 April
WORKSHOP    Tutor: FIONA CAMPBELL ‘Organic Sculptural Forms Using Recycled Wire and Found Materials’ Apply Bookings Officer with fee of £50 by 21 March Hadspen Village Hall BA7 7LX                         10am – 4pm

Thurs 11th April
LECTURE  By: KATE LYNCH ‘A Rural documentary; Painting and Drawing Farmers in Somerset’ Caryford Community Hall, Ansford Park, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ                2.30 – 4.30pm

Thurs 16-Fri17 May
WORKSHOP  Tutor: GARY COOK Light touch: plein air watercolour painting ‘How to bring sunlight into your watercolours’ Apply Bookings Officer with fee of £50 by 2 May Hadspen Village Hall BA7 7LX                         10am – 4pm

Sat 1 June
PAINTING DAY at Pitcombe Farmhouse, BRUTON BA10 0PE       By kind invitation of Merida Drysdale Bring usual materials                      10am – 4pm

Wes 5 June
COACH TRIP to Watts Gallery, Compton, Nr. Guildford Coach leaves Wincanton Memorial Hall                 9am Picking-up Willoughby Hedge Service Stn           9.15am Depart Compton             3.30pm Coach £25 + group booking £9, (Art Fund Members £4.75) Apply Bookings Officer with fee by Wed 22 May State pick-up point.   

Wed 10 July
PAINTING DAY at CUTTERNE MILL Evercreech, BA4 6LY Bring usual materials    10am – 4pm     

Sa 10 August
SENDING-IN DAY at ANNUAL EXHIBITION MEMORIAL HALL, KING’S BRUTON, BA10 0ED Names beginning with A-M        10 – 11am Names beginning with N-Z                    11 – 12 noon

Fri 16 Aug
PRIVATE VIEW of 66th ANNUAL EXHIBITION MEMORIAL HALL, KING’S BRUTON, BA10 0ED Art Society Members and Guests only          6 – 8pm          

Sat 17 to 24 Aug
66th ANNUAL EXHIBITION MEMORIAL HALL, KING’S BRUTON, BA10 0ED By kind permission of the Headmaster and Governors Daily, inc. Sat and Sun 11am – 5pm Exhibition closes Sat 24 August 5pm Sun 25th Aug Collection of unsold work   11 – 12 noon    

Wed 4 Sept
PAINTING DAY at PYTHOUSE KITCHEN GARDEN West Hatch, Tisbury, SP3 6PA Bring usual materials                      10am – 4pm     

Sat 7 Sept
ONE DAY WORKSHOP          Tutor: ALEX CREE ‘Drawing – Back to Basics’ Apply Bookings Officer with fee of £35 by 23 Aug Hadspen Village Hall BA7 7LX                         10am – 4pm

Thurs 19 to Fri 20th Sept
WORKSHOP         Tutor: PATRICK CULLEN ‘Plein air pastel painting’ Apply Bookings Officer with fee of £50 by 4 Sept Hadspen Village Hall BA7 7LX       10am – 4pm

Wed 9 Oct
COACH TRIP to RWA Bristol For Members and Friends Coach leaves Wincanton Memorial Hall                 9am Picking-up Castle Cary Fire Station           9.15am Depart RWA             3.30pm Coach only £18 Apply Bookings Officer with fee by Wed 25 Sept State pick-up point.   

Thurs 7th to Fri 8 Nov
WORKSHOP     Tutor: JACKIE CURTIS ‘Monoprinting and Ghost Plates’ Apply Bookings Officer with fee of £50 by 24 Oct Hadspen Village Hall BA7 7LX                       10am – 4pm

Thurs 12 Dec
CHRISTMAS LECTURE   By: COLIN WIGGINS ‘Winter Landscapes’ Followed by seasonal refreshments – a time to Welcome all NEW MEMBERS and to thank our EXHIBITION HELPERS. Caryford Community Hall, Ansford Park, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ                                    2.30 – 4.30pm                

Thurs 16 Jan 2020
A.G.M Reports, Elections, Future Programme etc. TALK by PROFESSOR CHRISTIANA PAYNE ‘Silent Witnesses: Trees in 19c. British & American Art’               Caryford Hall, Ansford Park, Castle Cary, BA7 7JJ                        2.30 – 4.30pm