Friday, 31 March 2017

April to October (Check venue and dates)

April 6th, 13th Regular session. Arlington Village Hall
April 20th - NO SESSION
April 27th  – Juliette Dodd – Portraits, a short demo and then we have a go (sketch each other). Bring various drawing materials. Arlington Village Hall
May 4th - Regular session and informal meeting. NB. change of venue to Pickhams. 
May 11th, 18th - Regular session at Pickhams
May 25th - Demonstration by Stephen Cheeseman of Racing horses in Oil Pastels. Arlington Village Hall.
June 1st, 8th, 15th, 22ndRegular session at Pickhams
June 29th Demonstration by Jennifer Bisset . Arlington Village Hall.
July 6th,13th,20th  Regular session at Pickhams
July 27th - Demo and workshop with Una Carthoys. Arlington Village Hall.
Aug 3rd, 10th* ,17th*,24th,31stRegular session at Pickhams (*part of Summer Trifle). Art History talk by Andrew Forrest, "Paris in the 1890s" on either 10th or 17th August TBA £5 per person (free to AAG members/regulars). 
Sept 7th, 14th, 21st Regular session at Pickhams
Sept 28th - Demonstration with Jo Hudson in watercolour. Arlington Village Hall.
Oct 5th - Meeting to review goup. Pickhams

For meetings at Pickhams, Please contact Josie for directions and to confirm if you would like to attend as indoor space is limited - we can work in the gardens if weather is fine. Bring your own materials. 01323 485153.
All meetings start at 7pm, end 9pm.

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Update - 23 March

Regular art session tonight, 23 March, bring your own materials and project (demonstration cancelled due to illness - we wish Kate Osborne better and hope to see her next week for a demo/workshop)

Sunday, 19 March 2017

Art sessions coming up

March 23rd – Kate Osborne demonstration in watercolours. 
March 30th – Kate Osborne workshop in watercolours- bring your own materials. 
April 6th - Regular session
April 13th - Regular session
April 20th - NO SESSION
April 27th  – Juliette Dodd – Portraits, a short demo and then we have a go (sketch each other). Bring various drawing materials
All above sessions : £2.50 non members, free for members. 7-9pm at Arlington Village Hall. 
New members: £10 membership until October then the group will be reviewed. 

... from May 4th - change of venue to Pickhams. Please contact Josie for directions and to confirm if you would like to attend as indoor space is limited - we can work in the gardens if weather is fine. Bring your own materials. 01323 485153.

Sunday, 26 February 2017


Arlington Arts Group AGM, 2nd March 6.00pm, followed by a Gillian Toft Beach Scape  workshop at 7.00pm.

On the 23rd February, the group enjoyed a masterful demonstration of beach scape painting from Gillian Toft. Renowned for her depiction of shape and light found along the shoreline, Gillian will return on the 2nd of March and hold a workshop and tutor us in our attempts to do same. Bring along some Acrylics and some pebbles, driftwood or seaweed, and enjoy a fun evening.
 AAG members £2.50

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Jane Dwight and Kate Osborne, Brighton Open Houses.

As part of the Brighton Open Houses season, Jane Dwight and Kate Osborne will be demonstrating their skills on Saturday 28th May from 12am to 3pm at 2 Knoyle Road, Brighton. For more information, and to view examples of their work use the following link.       http://2knoyle.co.uk/demonstrations/

Thursday, 12 January 2017

12 Jan 2017

Art group cancelled tonight, 12th Jan due to poor weather forecast and ice. No meeting next week, so next session should be 26th.

Monday, 12 December 2016

Christmas do

We have now finished our art sessions for 2016.
All are welcome to join us for a get together at 7pm on Thursday 15th Dec at the Yew Tree in Arlington (if there's not much space, we can move on to the Old Oak up the road).
Our first Art Session of 2017 will be on 5th Jan.

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

SILK PAINTING DEMO. CANCELLED

The Silk Painting demo/ workshop by Amanda Rose, 24th November, has had to be cancelled. Amanda will now do her demo on the 1st December only, with a short workshop for those interested.

Sunday, 13 November 2016

Gillian Toft Demonstration and Workshop

Feb 23rd and March 1st
The Arlington Arts Group are delighted to welcome Gillian Toft, who will holding demonstration and workshops in water colour and acrylic. The subject will be water, boats and harbours.
Further details nearer the time.

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Hahnemühle Brighton Pop Up Shop.

Hahnemühle, makers of fine papers and books along with other artists goodies, will be holding a pop up shop in Brighton from 10th-16th November on Trafalgar Street. 

We will be running a series of events and workshops on illustration, watercolour, print making and photography (mostly free of charge). We will also have a range of our artist papers, sketch books and digital inkjet papers for sale. 

 More information can also be found and workshops can be pre-booked at: brightonpopup.eventbrite.com

Friday, 28 October 2016

Portrait workshop with Juliette Dodd.

April 27th, 2017. 7pm
The group are delighted to welcome back Juliette Dodd.
This is a portrait demo and workshop, and is always lots of fun.
AAG members £2.50 

Silk painting demonstration and workshop.

24th Nov and 1st Dec 2016. 7pm - 9pm
Silk painting demonstration and workshop with Amanda Rose.
This workshop will be held over 2 sessions and is £10 per session.
Places are limited to 8 so early booking is advised.
To book your place: 01323 870143