Author Archive | Susan Eve

A Brand New Year

02/01/2010 – Well here we are at the beginning of a brand new year after a very confusing 2020. If nothing else the past year has taught us all to be flexible and creative with our time, to make the most of opportunities when they arise and to appreciate the wonderful world in which we […]

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Robert Loughran Wins at Belmont Citi Centre

02/11/2020 – The exhibition at Belmont Citi Centre is going strong and it’s great to see people out an about enjoying local art. Robert Loughran’s lovely pastel ‘Autumn Light’ (pictured)  takes out this years 1st place honours with Wendy Lesniak taking 2nd place. Raffle tickets for Robyn Spruce’s delightful painting are selling like hotcakes, so […]

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Belmont Exhibition Is On!

23/10/2020 – It has been a quiet year for us as a society and very disappointing with the postponement of a couple of planned exhibitions – but now we’re ready to go again! Our annual exhibition at Belmont Citi Centre is starting on Monday 26th October and will run for 2 weeks, finishing November 8. […]

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Important Changes To Mt Hutton Exhibition

06/2020 – What a crazy year this has been! With the current threat of covid-19 constantly circulating we have decided not to exhibit in the shopping centre this time. Instead the exhibition will be held online via our Facebook page. This is something new for us and we are looking forward to seeing how it […]

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Quiet Times

22/05/2020 – After an exciting start to the year with the success of our Charlestown Square exhibition, the world suddenly went quiet for us all – as we were thrown into isolation and social distancing. Hopefully, all our members and friends have stayed safe and are looking forward to the time we can get together […]

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First Meeting Of The Year

20/02/2020 – The first meeting of a new year was held this week, starting with a wonderful demonstration from local artist John Edge. John’s extremely detailed and beautifully vibrant still life oil paintings glowed as he explained how he creates his stunning works. Another generous artist sharing his techniques! As well as talking about upcoming […]

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Lake Macquarie Fair Exhibition Now On

19/08/2019 – Our latest exhibition opened today at the new look Lake Macquarie Fair at Mount Hutton. This year we have set up in the former SpecSavers shop,  heading towards Big W, and the exhibition looks great! Lots of space to wander around and view the wonderful artwork on display, and maybe cast a vote […]

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Palette Knife Painting With Annie Palmer

20/7/2019 – At our July general meeting we were once again treated to a wonderful display by prominent Newcastle artist and member, Annie Palmer. Annie shared her love of palette knife painting with us, demonstrating various styles and techniques using different shaped knives. Her effective paintings and enthusiasm inspired us all, and many of us […]

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Jill Campbell Guest Demonstrator At June Meeting

19/06/2019 – At June’s meeting we were treated to another wonderful demonstration by Jill Campbell. Jill’s dramatic mixed media paintings are truly spectacular, and it was so interesting to watch her work and share her thoughts. So informative and generous with her own experiences and down to earth approach, we were all left feeling super […]

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