Tag: MTAS Artists

“Animals in Pastels” Workshop with Taryn Malzard, 20th March

“Animals in Pastels” Workshop with Taryn Malzard


This weekend we have our All Day Pastel Workshop, Sunday 20th March with Taryn Malzard.

Non Members of the Arts Society are most welcome to attend also.

Workshop will be all day and covering “Animals in Pastels”

Date: Sunday 20th March
Time: 9.30am – 3.30pm
Venue: Yarramundi Community Centre, 54 Thornbill Way, Nepean Park Estate (off Springwood Rd)
Cost: $50 Members, $55 Non-members
Morning & Afternoon Tea Provided, BYO lunch.

Materials list will be provided closer to the date. A $10 deposit can secure a place in this workshop and full payment by or on the day.

Bookings are essential with Deidre Morrison on 0412 979 731 or book at an
MTAS event/meeting or at Richmond Art Supplies Art Shop, Magnolia Mall
Richmond, 02 4578 3555.

Here is some more information about Taryn Malzard:
Taryn’s award winning pastel artworks are notorious for their vast subject matter, vitality and realism. Her love of portraiture and the exploration of capturing character and personality gives her portrait work a life of their own. Taryn teaches regular term and workshop classes and welcomes new students of any level of ability.

More info: facebook.com/taryn.malzard

Monthly Meeting Demonstration 8th March – Kasey Sealy – Landscape in Oils

Kasey-sealy-profile-monthly-meeting-and-demo-mtasThis month, we are very pleased to welcome renowned painter Kasey Sealy to our monthly meeting for Tuesday, March the 8th, 7:30 pm at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

Kasey will be demonstrating a Landscape in Oils.

Born in Forbes in 1961, Kasey began painting at the age of 17 yrs in 1978, and has painted professionally since 1980.

Kasey has won numerous awards and has painted in many countries including UK, France, Venice, Italy and USA. Also running regular painting tours abroad you can paint along side the master when you travel with Kasey on these tours.

More of Kasey’s brilliant work can be seen here www.kaseysealy.com.au


Kasey Sealy - Red Gum, Silverton, Australia - oil on panel - 17,75x24 in


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.

7.30pm Tuesday 8th March at the Stan Stevens Studio, Windsor Library, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor (Please arrange to park outside of Library due to car park early closure)

Entry is $5 for MTAS members and visitors (includes supper)

For Enquiries phone Satya or Deidre 02 4578 3555

Macquarie Towns Arts Society has been active in the Hawkesbury area for over 50 years and new memberships with the society are always welcome.

MTAS Annual Christmas Sale 29th & 30th November 2015

mtas christmas art craft exhibition

Annual Christmas Sale 29th & 30th November

We will be having our Christmas Sale on
Sat 28th & Sun 29th November

There will be a lot of wonderful paintings and
interesting craft for a different Christmas present.

10am – 4pm
28th & 29th November

Yarramundi Community Centre,
54 Thornbill Way,
Nepean Park Estate,


Monthly Meeting & Demonstration Canson Fine Art products 11th August

This month we are showcasing Canson Fine Art Products with Paul Lovegrove at our Monthly Meeting for August Tuesday the 11th, 7:30pm at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

Your chance to try out:

  • Arches Papers for Watercolour, Oils & Mixed Media
  • Schmincke Pastels & Paints
  • A range of great brushes
  • Plus more quality Art Materials & Equipment

$5 Entry at the Door, Supper Provided
Please park outside due to car park early closure

All Welcome

Enquiries Phone Deidre or Satya 02 45783 555

Richmond Market Place 13th to 16th August

richmond-market-place-sale-macquarie towns arts societyThe Richmond Market Place Exhibition will take place on 13th to 16th August and you will find an entry form enclosed. This is always a successful event for our Society and we look forward to receiving your entries. Please note small to medium works please and all exhibitors will be required to do duty.

Please download the entry form here and review the framing requirements for more details.

Monthly Meeting & Demonstration – 9th June: John Rice – Traditional Landscape In Oils

John Rice painting from The Terraces smallThis month we are pleased to welcome John Rice to our Monthly Meeting for June Tuesday the 9th at the Stans Stevens Studio, Deerubbin Centre, George St, Windsor.

John will be doing a Traditional Landscape In Oils, subject will be gum trees.

John is an energetic outdoor painter who works almost exclusively in oils and is stimulated by the strong light of the Australian landscape. He is particularly enthusiastic about the Hawkesbury and Nepean districts to The Central West artistically.

He enjoys painting the landscape from life, “en plein air”, and engages in regular painting trips to country locations. (more…)

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