(No workshops/meetings December & January)
About Workshops in general:
Start at 9.30-12.30pm 1st & 3rd Wed. each month in Studio 2, Gosford Arts Centre. Cost: $25.00 per week includes guest tutor and morning tea. Visitors are welcome.
Our next workshop is
7th & 21st of February Landscapes in Watercolour with Marlene Palagyi
We will discover how to paint mood and atmosphere in Watercolour Landscapes.
I will supply some source pictures but bring your own if you wish.
I will be using:
- Arches 300gsm w/c paper (1/4 sheets )
- W/C paints (ultra blue, cobalt blue, alizarin crimson, cad red, raw sienna, cad yellow, burnt sienna and white gouache).
- Bring whatever paints and paper you have.
- Backing board, Masking tape, Spray bottle, W/C brushes (small, medium and large).
- And bring your sense of adventure.
2018 membership fee is due in January. Please be aware that to be eligible to enter in the Summer Exhibition in January your membership fee must be paid.
EXHIBITING: $30 / SOCIAL $20 / STUDENT $10 Please pay at the Xmas party or online through PayPal or download membership form and post it to us.
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In other news…
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Please be aware that from 2018 Newsletters will be sent as an e-(electronic) Newsletter. Members wishing to receive the Newsletter by mail will be charged $10 extra per year additional to the membership fee.
CCAS has an extensive collection of art books, covering all periods and styles. While western art has formed the basis of the collection, the library has been ex- tended to include arts of non-western cultures. The library is held in the kitchen near Studio 3 in Gosford Regional Gallery. Members may borrow books at any time during Gallery opening hours. Please record the book/s and your contact details in the folder in the library
Our members are invited for Christmas lunch
On Wednesday 6th of December at the Golf Club, Gosford.
Arrive between 12.00 – 12.30 pm.
The lunch includes 2 courses, followed by sweets with tea and coffee.
The cost is $35.
Please RSVP before 24th November
Contact Karen Williams (0414293181) as well if transport is required. Pay on the day.
Just a little friendly reminder, membership renewals are now due, if you have not renewed your membership either by post or online by Tuesday 14th March, your name will be removed from the online / printed mailing list and you will no longer be receiving any newsletters. So please ensure you update this to support the society and keep receiving your newsletters!
RENEW your membership online by clicking on the “Renew Membership” button on this page or by clicking here.
Francisco Pacheco started painting 40 years ago in Portugal and Angola. Since then, he has painted and exhibited in Europe, America, Asia and Australia. He had numerous solo and group exhibitions all around the world and the following are some of his art exhibitions:
This year celebrates the 10th Aniversary of the “Smithy Awards”. Paintings which are not displayed in the Gosford Art Prize are shown in the Overflow Exhibition which is organised by the Central Coast Art Society in conjunction with the Gosford Regional Gallery and held at the Imperial Center, Gosford.
The Overflow runs from the 23rd to the 31st of October.
The “Smithy Awards” are donated by Rusty & Mark Willis in memory of Dawn and Harry Smith, the form Vice President of CCAS and her mate.
Presentation of the award is on at 11am on Saturday 31st of October at the Imperial Center Gosford. All are welcome please come along.
Get along to the Overflow exhibition and vote for your favourite artwork in the Peoples Choice.
Please note If your painting is in the Overflow exhibition you will be needing to pickup your painting after the awards on Saturday 31st October.