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2017 artXtra Entry Form and Conditions
2017 Lane Cove Art Award Entry Form and Conditions

 

The Lloyd Rees Prize

Both the Lloyd Rees Prize and the Guy Warren Prize are awarded at artXtra (the annual Lane Cove Art Society Members Exhibition). The names of the winning artists are inscribed on an Honour Board displayed in the Lane Cove Library.

2017 Lloyd Rees Winner “Morning Glow” by Hiren Patel

2017 Lloyd Rees Winner
“Morning Glow” by Hiren Patel

2016 Lloyd Rees Winner ‘Windswept Landscape’ by Margaret Vickers ‘

2016 Lloyd Rees Winner
‘Windswept Landscape’ by Margaret Vickers

2015 LLOYD REES WINNER  'High tea’ by pamela  irving

2015 LLOYD REES WINNER 
'High tea’ by pamela  irving


THE GUY WARREN PRIZE

 

2017 Guy Warren Winner “Foreshore” by Dana Dion

2017 Guy Warren Winner
“Foreshore” by Dana Dion

2016 Guy Warren Winner ‘Still Life with Jug’ by Barbara Goldin  

2016 Guy Warren Winner
‘Still Life with Jug’ by Barbara Goldin

 

2015 Guy Warren Winner ‘Pond Creatures’ by Cilla Davis

2015 Guy Warren Winner
‘Pond Creatures’ by Cilla Davis

Previous Meetings & Activities

Tuesday 24 October 2017
Paul McCarthy gave the following advice:  all paintings, in every medium, work for the same reason - the tonal design.  You have three tones – dark, medium and light – and the proportion of the whole surface allotted to each must be different.  One must be smaller than the others.  Colour should be treated the same – either warm or cool colours should predominate

 

 

Tuesday 26 September 2017 Kevin McKay used his urban landscapes to illustrate how different colours interact within the artwork, The setting can change how we perceive colour. Change the context and the colour is read differently. By using the colour green over areas painted red he was able to change the tone. If the tone was too dark, it could be lightened by wiping off some of the green.      

Tuesday 26 September 2017
Kevin McKay used his urban landscapes to illustrate how different colours interact within the artwork, The setting can change how we perceive colour. Change the context and the colour is read differently. By using the colour green over areas painted red he was able to change the tone. If the tone was too dark, it could be lightened by wiping off some of the green.

 

 

 

Tuesday 22 August 2017
Susie Murphie wanted confident, quick and professional watercolours bursting with light, tone and colour. “Variation is so important to the final work.” She cautioned that “too much detail can deaden a watercolour”  and generously shared practical tips.

 

Tuesday 25 july 2017
Guy Warren’s talk centred around a video produced by his son, Paul Warren for a recent exhibition at the S.H. Ervin gallery titled “ Genesis of a Painter.” It focused on works from Guy’s earlier years and those from the last decades. Ann Cape, well known portrait artist, acted as a facilitator by interviewing Guy. Sharing entertaining stories from his life uncovered fascinating insights into this artist’s overwhelming passion for mark making.

 

 

Tuesday 27 June 2017 Julie Simmons demonstrated a new technique of painting on canvas using watercolour. Light determines what she paints and detail is simplified to capture tone and sharpness. Experimenting with new products and honing new techniques are essential ingredients for keeping her art fresh and alive.  

Tuesday 27 June 2017
Julie Simmons demonstrated a new technique of painting on canvas using watercolour. Light determines what she paints and detail is simplified to capture tone and sharpness. Experimenting with new products and honing new techniques are essential ingredients for keeping her art fresh and alive.

 

TUESDAY 23 May 2017 Shazia Imran, a mixed media artist, discussed her experiences on the international art stage. Her use of technology has definitely buoyed her career taking her art to a wider audience. She encouraged everyone to become more savvy with social media.  

TUESDAY 23 May 2017
Shazia Imran, a mixed media artist, discussed her experiences on the international art stage. Her use of technology has definitely buoyed her career taking her art to a wider audience. She encouraged everyone to become more savvy with social media.

 

Tuesday 25 April 2017 John Haycraft strongly believes in planning a painting before starting. He may do one or more thumbnail sketches to sort out composition, tonal values and how to achieve a desired effect. This then gives him the freedom to paint interpretively and to set the scene for a painting success.

Tuesday 25 April 2017
John Haycraft strongly believes in planning a painting before starting. He may do one or more thumbnail sketches to sort out composition, tonal values and how to achieve a desired effect. This then gives him the freedom to paint interpretively and to set the scene for a painting success.

Tuesday 28 March 2017
Pamela Fairburn demonstrated a still life with ‘attitude’, explaining how the items chosen needed to have some significance for her. Pamela confessed to loving colour, liked being experimental and loves doing lots of different artwork, including mixed media and acrylics. An intuitive experimental approach best describes Pamela’s approach to her artwork.

 


 

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