Updated: 21.10.21 - LS
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Programme of Events 2021 - 2022
For our monthly Friday night meetings we use Madginford Hall, Egremont Road, Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 8LH which is just off Willington Street. We meet in the large hall for our monthly meetings and the small hall for workshops
or the freestyle evenings. 7.30 - 9.30 pm
Our Monthly challenge has restarted from October.
The October theme is Halloween or Harvest Festival. Create a picture to represent either of the subjects.
Please submit your image as before to firstname.lastname@example.org by 31st October.
We have now completed our painting out days for this year.
View photos taken in 2021 by clicking on the 'Painting Out Days' tab on the menu bar.
Friday Meetings – 2021
10 September Kerry Bennett – watercolour animals
8 October AGM followed by Ian Penney – demonstrating papercuts
29 October Freestyle evening
12 November Anthony Nield – line and wash – architecture / houses
26 November Freestyle evening
10 December Christmas special
Friday Meetings – 2022
14 January Adrian Leppenwell – a Kent landscape using watercolour
11 February Rosso Emerald Crimson – figures / portraits with oils
11 March Marcus Finch – acrylic dark to light landscapes
8 April Keith Morton – acrylic portrait or still life
13 May Paul Alcock – the Thames estuary using acrylics
10 June Julie King - TBA
2021 Demonstrator / Speaker (Zoom meetings)
8 January Catherine Beale - light filled watercolour demonstration. https://catherinebeale.com/about/
29 January Jeremy Ford - topic TBA
12 February Aurora Spain - talk about 'Splitting the Spectrum'
26 February Vic Bearcroft - demonstration - wildlife in pastels
12 March Judit Matthews - illustrations of the natural world using mixed media
26 March David Chandler - watercolour demonstration
9 April Lawrie Quigley - still life painting in acrylics, using palette knife and one brush
(Suitable for beginners and experienced artists alike.)
30 April Alison Board - mixed media with watercolour demonstration
14 May Mick McNicholas - Portrait (email@example.com)
28 May George Boyter - subject TBA (firstname.lastname@example.org)
11 June Marilyn Allis - two watercolour demonstrations
If you would like to contact us or raise any issue about the Society, please send an email to Linda at
email@example.com; we welcome your comments. You can also find us on facebook.
Better still, why not become a member for just £25 per year. Our year runs from 1 September to 31 August and includes Friday evening meetings, painting out days, a chance to get involved in special one day workshops and freestyle evenings.
Enquire to above email address or fill in the form below and press submit.