Our summer exhibition is an opportunity to show the artwork of our members and we received many complimentary comments from visitors on the quality of our paintings and the range of styles and subject matter.
3 Highly Commended awards
Peter Forey Award for the best Landscape Painting
“Setting Sail” by Tony Rose is the winner of the 2018 Peter Forey Award.
“Setting Sail” by Tony Rose
“Favourite Painting” voted for by members of public was “Tibetan Grandmother” by Maria Haythornthwaite
“Tibetan Grandmother” by Maria Haythornthwaite
Photos were taken during the hanging stage before opening, showing the diversity of styles and skills of our members.
Many thanks to Hilary Dancer for her generous gift of one of her paintings which was offered as the sole prize of this year’s raffle.
Lucky winner Rukeyah with Hilary (right) and the prize painting
The winner is Cheryl Jarvis
and the runner-up is Sue Hodge.
Many congratulations to both.
We had a record number of entries to the monthly competition this month. The winner is Tony Yates and the runner-up is Sylvie Peacock. Many congratulations to both.
by Tony Yates
by Sylvie Peacock
The winner is Brian Matthews and the runner-up is Noel Kendall. Many congratulations to both.
by Brian Matthews
by Noel Kendall
A large number of high quality paintings this month. The sole winner of the competition of the year is Tony Yates.
The winner is Sue Williams and the runner-up is Jeremy Parker. Many congratulations to both.
by Sue Williams
by Jeremy Parker
The winner is Caroline Bletsis and the runner-up is Margaret Evans. Many congratulations to both for winning the first competition of this year.