The Lane Cove Art Society meets on the fourth Tuesday of each month (except January and December) for a demonstration or talk. Our guest speakers are well-known artists, both traditional and contemporary, who show or explain techniques in a variety of media, or talk about the background to their involvement in art. The meetings are free and in the company of friendly, like-minded people.
Commencing in February 2018, the meetings will be held at the Living & Leisure Centre, 180 Longueville Rd Lane Cove (3 doors down from the Community Centre). (Map). The meetings start at 7:30pm with time to meet and talk prior to the demonstration.
Parking: limited parking in Longueville Rd. Plenty of spaces at Parking Station behind Lane Cove Library (opposite Gallery Lane Cove) – free after 6pm, access via Austin Street.
28 November 2017
Winsor & Newton
This is our last meeting for the year and we will celebrate with some Christmas cheer. The presentation by Winsor and Newton will provide the latest on their new products as well as technical advice on artists’ materials and deal with any queries you may have on colour and permanency in artwork.
We are also having a swap and/or gift of any artist materials that you are not using or likely to use.
Bring a friend and a plate.
24 October 2017
Paul is an artist who paints and draws in everything, but tonight he will demonstrate his unique acrylic approach where his work is brought alive with colourful highlights. He has won many major prizes and commendations and believes the art should always have an element of fun. Paul’s demonstrations are always enjoyable to watch - be mesmerised by his skill together with a florid running commentary throughout the demonstration
26 September 2017
Kevin is an urban landscape painter who holds a Masters in Fine Art from National Art School. He has won numerous awards and scholarships and in 2011 he was the inaugural winner of the William Fletcher Foundation’s Scholarship to The British School at Rome. Kevin finds inspiration in the mundane trip home from work and beauty in the ordinary every day. At our meeting Kevin will cover an essential topic – “Understanding Colour”.