All meetings will be held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, starting at 7.30pm and finishing between 9.00pm and 9.30pm. Venue: The Piran Performing Arts Centre, Truro High School For Girls TR1 2HU. Entrance and parking via Daniel Court and Daniel Street – see map below.

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17th January 2018

Abstract landscape in oils

Nicola Mosley
Nicola was born in Hong Kong and moved to Cornwall in 2014. Growing up by the sea greatly influencedher work and her paintings of coast and sea are very much inspired by Cornwall's wild coastline. Her paintings evoke the special qualities of the light, elemental weather and spatial atmosphere of the Cornish coast.

21st February 2018

Atelier interactive acrylics.

Tony Hogan
Tony undertook the interesting watercolour workshop for the society at the Inner Tide cafe in 2016. He will demonstrate an acrylic painting and bring Atelier acrylic samples for us to try. He is a nationally renowned painter and did an exhibition with David Hockney in 2012. He runs painting workshops and holidays far and wide, recently basing himself in Wadebridge.

21st March 2018

Demonstration of textured floral art.

Vivienne Orchard
Vivienne's impressive work can be viewed at her Krowji studio where she creates an eclectic mix of seascapes, landscapes as impressionist and expressionist art. A self taught artist Vivienne exhibits in Falmouth, Helston and St Ives galleries.

18th April 2018

Plein air etching

Oliver West
Oliver does plein air etching, in and around the Marazi-on area, which he then turns into landscapes in his stu-dio. He teaches his art in workshops and for schools. He will bring examples of his work for discussion.

16th May 2018

AGM + Critique

Anne Lofthouse
Our AGM will be followed by a critique with Ann Lofthouse in a repeat of the session she undertook for us in 2016 and enjoyed. Please bring along a picture for appraisal, comment and advice.

20th June 2018

Sketching Evening

Social Sketching session, drawing each other either as a portrait or figurestudy, in your chosen media. Members not wishing to draw may wish to bring a part finishedwork for suggestions from colleagues re completion, or act as a group of models in discussion for others to sketch.