Monthly Demonstration Meeting
13th October, Mellissa Read Devine
Acrylic Painting – Hawkesbury Bushland
We will also have it on Zoom and our social channels for those who can’t attend the venue. Hopefully, Instagram live and recording to be posted on our Youtube channel. For those who wish to view remotely please see below and follow us.
See links below:
Join Zoom Meeting: MTAS Demonstration Mellissa Read Devine, 7.30pm 13-10-20: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84512279796
And on our sites:
MTAS blog www.mtas.com.au/mtas-blog
About Mellissa Read Devine:
Mellissa has studied & practised printmaking and painting continuously for the past 21 years and is a recipient of many prizes and awards. Her artwork is part of many private and public collections around the world.
Living in rural Sydney overlooking the Hawkesbury River, Mellissa’s work ranges between vibrant interpretations of her local landscape to intricate wood & linocuts. Her combination of quirkiness and calm blend to create works with a strong spiritual base.
She is an Associate of the Royal Art Society of NSW, and also travels around the world to teach art enrichment workshops.
For inquiries about this demonstration phone Annmaree 0429 234 873
Look forward to seeing you there!
We are excited to welcome Julianne Allcorn demonstrating pencil and watercolour on birch wood panels. Tuesday, 11th August, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens Studio in Windsor.
Come along to see this very beautiful and interesting medium being demonstrated.
This demonstration will be limited to 25 people including the committee. The committee meeting will be held in the Tebbutt Room at 5.45pm and demonstration will be in the Stan Stevens Studio from 7.30pm.
To register your attendance please email email@example.com
We plan to also broadcast the demonstration live on Zoom, hopefully Instagram live and recording to be posted on our Youtube channel. For those who wish to view remotely please see below and follow us.
See links below:
Join Zoom Meeting: MTAS Demonstration Julianne Allcorn 7.30pm 11-8-20
Julianne Allcorn has been a practising artist and art teacher for over 20 years. Her works are mostly inspired by the flora and fauna around the Burralong Valley & Lower Hunter.
Julianne works on birch wood panels painting very detailed insects, birds, flora and fauna usually using pencil & watercolour. A highly accomplished artist with works in many collections and has displayed in many group and solo exhibitions.
She has also been a finalist in the Gosford Art Prize & Ravenswood Art Prize, and won the People’s Choice Award at the Hunters Hill Art Prize in 2018.
You can see more of Julianne’s work on Instagram and Facebook:
For inquiries phone Annmaree 0429 234 873
Come along to see Jeanette Starr, one of our recent people’s choice winners at our Spring Exhibition, demonstrating Mixed Media Birds & Animals at our next monthly meeting on Tuesday, 12th November, 7:30pm at the Stan Stevens.
Originally from Yorkshire England, Jeanette worked as a graphic artist/photographer before venturing to Australia in her 30’s to live on acreage.
Jeanette is well known for her love of horses and her beloved subjects are never too far away.
She loves painting all animals and portraits alike and is happy to do commissions.
Drawing and painting in various mediums but particularly oils, acrylics, inks and charcoal.
Often successfully winning awards at the Hawkesbury Show, MTAS exhibitions and other shows, we are looking forward to seeing Jeanette in action at our next demonstration.
Both Members and Non Members are welcome to join us for our meetings to view an inspirational artist at work each month, as well as the opportunity to enjoy networking with like-minded art enthusiasts.
Entry is $5 for MTAS members and visitors (includes supper)
Please remember to park outside the car park due to early closure.
For inquiries phone Annmaree 0429 234 873
Look forward to seeing you there.
We have a full day Acrylic Painting Workshop 10am – 3pm with Chris Seale on the 14th of July.
Come along and learn from Chris’s beautiful technique’s and clever tricks using Acrylics.
Chris has been winning awards for her work for many years now and is well known for her unique style, creativity and inspiration that she brings to the art world.
She is particularly known for her beautiful contemporary-impressionistic bush land and seascapes. Chris has many feature articles in the Australian and International Artist Magazines, and has been acclaimed for works in all mediums. Her work is well represented in many private and corporate collections around the globe.
Over the years, Chris has developed a myriad of unique techniques, had many solo and joint exhibitions; is privileged to have been frequently requested as artist in residence and has also presented numerous live demonstrations at various art events, including our own MTAS meetings.
You can see more of Chris’s work here
Full Day Workshop – 10am to 3pm
Sunday, 14th July
Stan Stevens Studio,
Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.
Workshop Cost: $50 for Members and $55 for Non-members
For Bookings please phone: Annmaree 0429 234 873 or book at an MTAS event/meeting
In September, we have our Annual General Meeting followed by our guest speaker David Briggs to talk about Scientific Colour Theory.
This Meeting for September is on Tuesday 12th, 7pm at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.
Our Art Society is run by volunteers and our dedicated committee has worked hard through the year to keep things going.
We are always in need of new people to help run the Society, and would love to see some more members helping out with the roles listed below.
If you or a friend or family member can assist please let us know. You do not need to be an artist yourself to fill these roles, but some interest in art and craft is welcomed.
We want our Arts Society to continue well into the future with many successful artistic endeavours to come, so please consider helping out!
And don’t forget we also need members present to vote!
All positions will be declared vacant on the night and anyone interested in taking on a position to help out the Society can email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Narelle on 02 4565 9222 for more information.
The Committee positions are listed below:
(2) Vice President
(5) Assistant Secretary
(6) Assistant Treasurer
(7) Publicity Officer
(8) Membership Officer
(9) Functions Officer
(10) Children’s Art Classes Co-ordinator
We also have Non Committee Positions that need to be filled. This means you have a role to help the society but are not expected to attend committee meetings, even though most welcome, if you would like to: Newsletter & Graphic Editor, Field day Organiser, Exhibition Manager, Exhibition Equip Mgr, Catering Supper, Catering Exhibitions, Functions RSA, Public Officer, CASS Representative, Librarian, Assistant Librarian, Open Day Organisers (Yarramundi), and Historian/Archives Officer.
Monthly Demonstration – 12th September: David Briggs
Scientific Colour Theory
David will discuss Scientific Colour Theory.
David teaches scientific colour theory at Julian Ashton’s Art School and the National Art school. He is the Chairperson of the NSW Division of the Colour Society of Australia and is internationally regarded as an expert on the matter.
David ‘s website
7.00pm Tuesday 12th September at the Stan Stevens Studio, Windsor Library, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor
(Please arrange to park outside of Library due to carpark early closure)
Entry is free for MTAS members and visitors (includes supper)
For Enquiries phone Dario 0431 114 861