August Meeting: JULIE DUELL



 Guest Speaker JULIE DUELL

Books and Illustrating

Apart from being a prolific artist and  art teacher, Julie is also the author of five books. The first “Bush Sprites of Ausralia’ winning an international award in 1985, from the Riso Eductional Foundation of Japan.

Fabulous Aussie Fables is Julie’s latest book in which she retells 29 timeless fables using modern language, rich illustration and our delightful Aussie animals as below (poor colour reproduction by my printer – Ed.)

Why not visit Julie’s website for a trailer at

July Meeting – Visits 27th July

Art Events, Meetings

VISITS ( in lieu of meeting)  27th JULY

1.30pm:    Earl Hingston Gallery in the premises of J. J. Lees & Associates
248 Main Road, Toukley

A Fellow of the Chartered Society of Designers, London and a Fellow of the Australian Society of Marine Artists, Earl is a watercolourist, who also works in pastel and acrylics. See website at Earl suggested park in the Coles car park

2.15pm:  The Federation Gallery Wallarah Peace Park, Gorokan

Central Coast UBD – K10 Map 41

This is also the home of  Toukley & District Art Society Enjoy a cuppa in the Gallery Shop before heading home – Visit their website here:


June Meeting – 2016



PAUL LOVEGROVE from Canson returns to discuss the excellent high quality products this company has been producing since 1557.

Don’t miss this great opportunity to discuss and be guided in your artistic needs. Lots of fun and samples last year!

April Meeting – AGM & Ann Brack


In April we hold our AGM meeting where everyone is welcome to come along and hear all the goings on for the CCAS.

In this meeting we will also be discussing positions available to be on the CCAS committee. If you are interested in being involved please come along or let us know.

Following the AGM we will also have Ann Brack who is proficient across all mediums, is ready to help identify problems and guide you along the road to success

You have ‘Hit a brick-wall’ with that masterpiece!  Fear Not!

The AGM is on 27th April 2016, commencing at 1.30pm

October General Meeting

Art Exhibitions, Meetings

CCAS General Meeting – Wednesday 28 October, 1.30pm, Studio 2.

Guest Speaker Jessica Gledhill, President of The Creative Workshop Central Coast Inc

Committed to fostering the growth of Arts, Design and Crafts on the NSW Central Coast, this Association is establishing a communal, creative hub known as the ‘makerspace’ for Arts, Design & Crafts, which will open in the Imperial Centre, Gosford, during October, and will be equipped for printmaking, screen printing, fashion design, textile design, fibre arts, etc.