Cirencester Art Society

 

A society for practicing artists in all media and all levels

 

 

Coxwell Room,Baptist Church, Chesterton Lane

Cirencester

 

Our Society is open to all artists whatever standard and including beginners.

 

With over 50 members, who share a wide range of experience and expertise in many different media, ranging from the near-professional to beginners.

 

Meeting include lectures and demonstrations by professional and amateur artists. In addition  the Society operates a studio morning each week on a Tuesday where members can practice their skills in an informal environment.

 

There are opportunities to exhibit in two local venues, one of which is the hospital, throughout the year. Major exhibitions are mounted each year.

 

Monthly meetings are held on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7.00pm in Baptist Church from September to May.

 

A group of members meet on Tuesday mornings (not 1st in the month) from 10.00am to 12noon in Watermoor Hall, Watermoor Road, Cirencester to paint and draw in a very friendly atmosphere. Attendance fees are collected to cover cost of hiring the Hall.

 

Visitors and guests are always welcome. a donation of £4 is usually requested.

 

Subscription for the year is £20 and attendance fee for each demonstration is £1.50. Refreshments are free.

 

 

PROGRAMME 2018 TO 2019

 

October 23rd

Paul Deacon - demonstration in acrylics -  A Landscape

 

November 27th - Competition and Social

 

2019

January 22nd

Simon Trapnell - an illustrated talk "Looking at Pictures"

 

February 26th

Paul Chapman - an illustrated talk "The Amazing Klimt"

 

Further meetings to be listed at a later date

 

NADFAS

Do not to be confused!  The previously named society NADFAS  are now called The Arts Society Cirencester. We, The Cirencester Art Society cater for artists who are interested in the practical aspect of painting and drawing with opportunites to exhibit or join a painting group.

They cover mostly the cultural arts A copy of their programme is shown here and they meet at 2.00pm at the Royal Agricultural University monthly on a Wednesday so there is no clash of meetings.