Category: Exhibition

MTAS Annual Autumn Exhibition 2022

Our Annual Autumn Exhibition is on again!
27th – 29th May 2022

We are excited to have our annual Autumn Exhibition on this year! Opening Friday 27th May at 7pm until Sunday 29th May 2022. Open times on Saturday & Sunday are 10am – 4pm at the Richmond School of Arts. It will be a beautiful event, with lot’s of local Art and Craft on display for your enjoyment.

Stunning original art for your walls and lovely hand made gifts for your friends, family, or even yourself, all made by local Hawkesbury artists. View and purchase these unique local paintings, pottery, jewellery, resin crafts, and more.

Entry is free.

For further info contact President Kym Morris on 0413 809 685 and our website www.mtas.com.au

Look forward to seeing you there!

Hawkesbury Show Assistants

Hello MTAS Members,

Sheila has asked for some helpers for the Hawkesbury Show.

Hawkesbury Show artworks will be delivered to the showgrounds this Thurs 28th 12nn – 4pm and Fri 29th 10am – 4pm.

We URGENTLY need helpers to help us hang the exhibition and assist with Duty at the Show. Unfortunately many people are away, have other events or are recovering from procedures.

HANGING HELPERS

The hanging is on Sat 30th 10am – 2pm-ish. A sandwich lunch is provided, with tea & coffee. You will work in pairs, and need to be able to use a short ladder and electric drill or assist those who are up the ladder using the drill.

If you can help please contact Sheila ph 0408 161 284, se.sharp@bigpond.net.au

ROSTER DUTY AT THE SHOW

We also need people at the show to help man the front desk and look after the exhibition.

You will receive a free entry ticket to the show!

We need people for:

Friday 6th May

10.00am – 1.30pm (1 or 2 people still needed)

1.30pm – 5pm (2 or 3 people still needed)

5pm – 9pm (2 or 3 people still needed)

Saturday 7th May

10am – 1.30pm (1 or 2 people still needed)

1.30pm – 5pm  (1 person still needed)

5pm – 9pm (1 person still needed)

Sunday 8th May (Mothers Day)

10am – 1.30pm (2 or 3 people still needed)

1.30pm – 5pm  (2 or 3 people still needed)

Please contact Sheila ASAP on ph 0408 161 284, se.sharp@bigpond.net.au

MTAS Autumn Exhibition Entry Forms

MTAS Autumn Exhibition
27th, 28th & 29th May 2022

Our MTAS Autumn Exhibition is coming up on 27th, 28th & 29th May 2022!

Entry forms with payment are to be received by 1st May, so make sure you get your entries in now!

Please download the Entry Forms here: 
Art Entry Form
Craft Entry Form

We will have our annual Autumn Exhibition from 10am – 4pm at the Richmond School of Arts. It will be a beautiful event, with craftspeople and artists displaying their works.

For further info contact President Kym Morris on 0413 809 685 and our website www.mtas.com.au

Look forward to seeing you there!

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MTAS Gallery Feb Featured Artist – Frank Hodgert

Our MTAS Gallery Featured Artist
This Month is Frank Hodgert

We are very pleased to show Frank Hodgert as our feature artist at Musson Lane Gallery for February. Come view Frank’s beautiful array of artworks on Saturdays from 10am-4pm. 

Frank is an award winning artist, having won many prizes over the years at the Hawkesbury Show for example. He was also the featured artist at the Portland Art Show last year. 

He has had an interest in painting and drawing since childhood and has taught art as well as many workshops and demonstrations.

His outlet in his early days was as a colour etcher in photo engraving and lithography, which is a part of the printing trade, as well as working in the graphic arts industry.

His articles are also published in Australian Artist’s Magazine & Artist’s Palette magazine. 

Over the years he has attended many workshops to hone his skills and has won many awards for his work. Working brilliantly in many mediums, Frank never fails to show his wonderful skills through his paintings. 

Frank describes his style as traditional impressionistic. 

Social distancing and Covid safe practices are in place at our Gallery.
We look forward to seeing you soon!

The address is Unit 2, 1 Musson Lane, Richmond, NSW 2753.

 

CASS Art Online Christmas Sale starts today!

CASS Art Online – Christmas Sale 2021

The Combined Arts Societies Of Sydney (CASS) Art Online has started today!

Check out www.cassartonline.com

This Online Christmas exhibition Sale has all works $450 or less!

The Sale runs from 6th December to 9th January.

View a beautiful collection of Artists work collated from 12 Art Societies from around Sydney, and a great chance to purchase art for the holiday season at a great price!

Look forward to seeing you there online!

Georgina Walsh - Mothers Love

Georgina Walsh – Mothers Love

Rose Basile - Memories of Broome

Rose Basile – Memories of Broome

Diana Garth - Blue Hydrangea

Diana Garth – Blue Hydrangea

Marcia Rea - Murrumbidgee

Marcia Rea – Murrumbidgee

Pat Latta - Afternoon Nap

Pat Latta – Afternoon Nap

Kym Morris - Familiar Florals

Kym Morris – Familiar Florals

 

MTAS Christmas Sale! Musson Lane 27th Nov – 18th Dec 2021

MTAS Christmas Sale 2021

Musson Lane gallery photos

It’s Christmas Sale time! 10% off all Artworks!

We have lots of wonderful artists exhibiting their works and craft pieces for our Christmas sale this year. All art and craft will be 10% off the marked prices.

The Christmas Sale starts this Saturday 27th November and continues each Saturday ’til the 18th of December. Open 10am – 4pm.

Covid-safe guidelines with proof of double vaccination is required for entry.

The Address for Musson Lane Gallery is 1 Musson Lane, Richmond, NSW 2753 – behind the Richmond Library.

Contact Maryanne Jones on 0428 441 437 for any enquiries.

For any members wishing to exhibit their art please go here for details: Christmas Sale and Change Over

We look forward to seeing you there!

MTAS Committee

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Musson Lane Gallery Change Over Fri 26th Nov – Christmas Sale!

Musson Lane Gallery Exhibited Works Change Over
Friday 26th Nov 2021

Musson Lane gallery photos

Dear MTAS members

This post is to notify you that Friday 26th November from 9am-12noon is the change over for new artworks to be hung at the Musson Lane Gallery for our Christmas Sale that will start from Saturday 27th through til 18th December.

The guidelines are as follows:

A maximum of 5 artworks can be hung at a cost of $2 per piece.   We will use our discretion on larger works & will probably charge slightly more if we do so.  This will be decided at the time they are brought in as our space is limited.

There is no time limit on when a piece was created nor if it has hung with MTAS before. 

Greeting cards are not charged for if supplied by a member who is exhibiting. 

Craft pieces are charged at $5 for items taking up to half a table or 1 square metre.

If you wish to leave works on display from the current exhibition the appropriate fees need to be paid for the new exhibition.

We will provide labels for all artworks for uniformity.  Please ensure that your craftwork & cards are clearly labelled & correspond with your entry list.

The usual MTAS commission rate of 25% applies to all artworks, craft items or cards on sale.

Please Note: For our Christmas Sale there will be a 10% off all works – The 10% discount is applied to the Marked price on the artwork, craft item or card. Then the 25% commission is taken off the selling price. 10% Sale is running from 27th November to 18th December 2021. When we reopen in 2022 all exhibits will revert to being sold at their Marked Price as usual.

The expectation that all exhibitors will fulfill 1 or 2 duties during this exhibition still stands.  Please ensure that you note your availability on the roster at the time of changeover.  Even if you are not exhibiting, all members are very welcome to assist with Gallery duty.

Should your circumstances alter & you are unable to meet your roster obligations contact Maryanne Jones on 0428 441 437, ensuring adequate notice is given to arrange someone to cover your absence.

We all look forward to a successful Christmas Sale & exhibition. This is a time for creativity and a time to celebrate the chance to share all the amazing art we create.

Looking forward to seeing you all there!

– MTAS Committee

The Hawkesbury Art Fair From 8th Nov – 5th Dec 2021

The Hawkesbury Art Fair
8th Nov – 5th Dec 2021

The Hawkesbury Art Fair is back! We are so please to announce the Hawkesbury Art Fair, run by The Regional Gallery in Windsor, which features work by our local Hawkesbury Artists will be on 8th November until the 5th of December.

It is an opportunity for the local artists to exhibit and sell their work, and for residents and visitors to the area to buy original art from the region’s best-known accomplished and up-and-coming artists.

A range of organisations are showcased in the Art Fair and this year will include the Macquarie Towns Arts Society, Hawkesbury Community Arts Workshop, Piggery Lane Studios, Hawkesbury Artists and Artisans Trail, Hawkesbury Camera Club, and Ferry Studio Artists.

For those MTAS Members who would like to participate in this exhibition please contact Pat on 0415 200 446 or email info@mtas.com.au

For more info, you can visit:
www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au/gallery

Look forward to seeing you there!

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MTAS Marketplace Exhibition Cancelled


Richmond Marketplace Exhibition Cancelled

Hello Members,

Unfortunately due to Covid Lockdown now being extended in Sydney until 28th August the Marketplace exhibition that was planned for 19th – 22nd August will be cancelled.

Any members who have sent entries will be refunded.

We have some plans for an online challenge that will keep us painting, drawing etc and doing our art.

So stay tuned on that one.

We hope that our Spring exhibition will be able to go ahead so let’s all look forward to that one.

In the meantime, please stay safe and keep creative.

The MTAS Committee.

www.mtas.com.au

Piggery Lane Studios & Art Gallery Exhibition: 12th June – 15th July 2021

Piggery Lane Studios & Art Gallery Exhibition
From 12th June – 15th July 2021

The Piggery Lane Studios & Art Gallery Exhibition is still on until Thursday, 15th July 2021 at the Village Kitchen, Kurrajong.

The Art Exhibition features local artists from the Piggery Lane Studios like Jenny Lloyd, Kym Morris, Malcolm Robertson, Sharron Whittington, and Marian Wilcox.

The address is 83 Old Bells Line of Rd, Kurrajong NSW 2758.

For more info ph (02) 4573 0988

Look forward to seeing you there!

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