Programme 2021/22

Demonstrations, Talks, Exhibitions and Social

Mon 2nd August Summer Drawing Evenings – August

SUMMER OUTDOOR DRAWING/PAINTING EVENINGS 2021

Summer drawing evenings

From 6.30pm.

Date               Where                                                                       Parking

Aug 2nd          Sunnyside Allotments, Ivy House Lane              Roadside or behind the church

Aug 9th           Chipperfield Common                                         Church carpark

Aug 16th        Broadwater Canalside                                         Carpark

Aug 23rd        Gadebridge Park  meet at white bridge                 Car Park

Please contact David Satchel during the afternoon to enquire if others are intending to be there so that you are not on your own.

Bring your own chair and equipment, abide by the current Covid restrictions and remember this is all weather dependant.

David Satchel Mob; 07749 038148      Email; [email protected])

Thu 26th August Coffee Morning White Horse London Road Bourne End

– Starting time 10.30 am for a Chat, Laughter and Art Appreciation. An opportunity to catchup with Fellow members  Free to members

Fri 10th September Art Challenge – Bug Life

Due to popular demand we are continuing with the Challenges that we started last year during our Zoom Meetings. The theme is BUG LIFE Pics submitted by members by 10th September will be loaded into a new 2021/22 Gallery. Now extended to 30th September

https://sites.google.com/view/bas-challenges-2021-22/home

Tue 14th September AGM + Mary Casserley short talk

‘Chequers Court’ – the painting bought by Boris Johnson showing the Prime Minister and his young family last spring in the gardens of his official country home

The Meeting starts @ 8 pm

St Peters Court House, Church Lane, Berkhamsted. There are currently works going on at the Court House and if they over run the meeting will adjourn to St Peters Church

Followed by a short talk from Mary Casserley about  The Chequers picture and Boris

Mon 27th September Life Drawing – Court House

8pm start to 10pm. at the Court House Berkhamsted Free to members

Free to members

Fri 1st October Coffee Morning White Horse London Road Bourne End

– Starting time 10.30 am for a Chat, Laughter and Art Appreciation. An opportunity to catchup with Fellow members  Free to members

Sat 16th October Life Drawing Session – Hastoe Village Hall

9am to 1pm -With model, as usual  please bring your own refreshments, art kit and a friend!
Contact James Honour to book: 01442 879632 – £15 each.

Life Drawing Session – Hastoe Village Hall

Tue 19th October Kate Malone MBE–Earth, Air, Fire, Water- ZOOM

It is a 7pm start with one hour Zoom talk, plus 30 mins Q&A.
Talk theme is: Earth, Air, Fire, Water – Connecting clay with the elements

In association with Dacorum and Chiltern Potters Guild Free to Members – non members £6.84 via Eventbrite https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/177468522127

Mon 25th October Life Drawing – Court Houise

Winter life drawing

8pm start to 10pm. at the Court House Berkhamsted Free to members

Tue 2nd November Sketching the Dacorum Sinfonietta John F Kennedy School,

Suggest that we arrive just after 7pm when the musicians are setting up ready to play at 7.30pm.  Plenty of parking spaces in the school grounds John F Kennedy School, Holly Bush Lane, Hemel Hempstead, HP! 2PH Free to members

Please Contact David  on 07749 038 148  or [email protected]  so he can get an idea of numbers.

Tue 9th November George Winter – Charcoal Drawing – ZOOM

7pm start. A live on-line interactive demonstration.  George Winter will introduce you to the basics of working with charcoal and explore the characteristics and expressive nature of this wonderful drawing medium.

Free to members

Wed 17th November Pre Exhibition Coffee Morning

– Starting time 10.30 am for a Chat, Laughter and Art Appreciation. An opportunity to catchup with Fellow members  Free to members  If you are able to donate seasonal items to the Christmas hamper raffle such as wine, biscuits, confectionery, tins jam and pickles (not homemade) and a hamper, bring them along to the meeting.

Mon 22nd November Life Drawing – Court House

8pm start to 10pm. at the Court House Berkhamsted Free to members

Fri 26th November Winter Exhibition – Civic Centre

Two day  Exhibition/Sale of members works

Friday 9am to 8.00 pm Saturday 9 am – 5.00pm

Tue 18th January Peter Keegan – Still Life in Oils – ZOOM

Starting time 7.00pm

Peter Keegan is an award-winning professional artist living and working in Buckinghamshire, specialising in portraiture and landscapes. Working in oils, Peter follows traditional techniques but uses them in a way to depict the scenes he meets in a modern and original style.

Free to Members

Mon 7th February Life Drawing – Court House

8pm start to 10pm. at the Court House Berkhamsted Free to members

Tue 22nd February Critic Evening – ZOOM

A Constructive Critic Evening” Zoom meeting among the members

Provisional – 7pm start to 9pm. Show some of your finished or unfinished artwork for feedback from other members Free to members. Contact James for the Zoom Link

Tue 22nd March Hashim Akib (acrylics) Trees – ZOOM

Start at 7pm to 9pm

Hashim Akib

Hashim Akib was born 1967 in England. Before becoming a painter Akib worked as an illustrator in the UK for over 15 years where he lay the foundations to his drawing and learned about conceptual ideas and various painting techniques. His clients included NHS, British Airways and the Financial Times

Free to Members

Fri 8th April Beetle Drive in Court House

Details to be confirmed

Fri 22nd April Spring Exhibition and Sale

Two day  Exhibition/Sale of members works

Friday 9am to 5.00 pm Saturday 9 am – 5.00pm

Further details regarding the programme may be found in our quarterly newsletter “Art News” which is sent to all members.