Please note: We won’t hold the ‘Come, Listen, Talk’ meeting in April as the 25th is Anzac Day.
(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.Renew / Become a Member
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: