Thursday 9th August, Vic Bearcroft demonstrates.

This Thursday, WSA welcomes back Vic Bearcroft as our demonstrator. Vic is a professional wildlife and pet portrait artist who specialises in pastel on a velour support but works in all mediums. He spent part of his childhood in Kenya and is passionate about wildlife, especially wolves. Vic has had several books published, his latest […]

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Thursday 12th July, visitor will be Geoffrey Tristram

On Thursday of this week, at 7.30pm, we welcome Geoffrey Tristram to the Society’s evening meeting.  Geoffrey Tristram has been an artist for over 40 years. In that time, he has designed album cover sleeves, postage stamps, jig-saw puzzles, ads for TV personalities, illustrative work for football clubs as well as fine art portraiture. He […]

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NEWSLETTER, EXHIBITION FORMS, JUNE 2018

JUNE’S NEWSLETTER WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR COLLECTION AT THE MEETING ON 14TH JUNE.  ALL LETTERS REMAINING AT THE END OF THE EVENING WILL BE SENT OUT BY 2ND CLASS POST (NONE BY EMAIL) AS THEY CONTAIN THE ANNUAL EXHIBITION FORMS. There is a two letter error on the one form. It doesn’t make any difference. […]

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Thursday 14th June 2018, Carole Baker will be our demonstrator.

 CAROLE BAKER, THURSDAY 14TH JUNE, 7.30pm/9.30pm On Thursday of this week we have the return of Carole Baker to demonstrate using acrylics. It’s been a few years since Carole was with us last, probably before she moved to her new home, Plough House,  in Shropshire. Carol  trained as a graphic designer and ran her own business […]

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WSA and Data Protection

9thMay 2018   Dear Members, As you are no doubt aware, data protection regulations change in this country on 25May 2018. From that date the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) becomes current.   As WSA, as an organisation, holds personal data involving your names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses, I am making you […]

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A request for more Creative Minds Artists.

  WSA have recieved this request. If anyone is interested please contact CREATIVE MINDS.       Creative Minds Artist Are you a passionate artist looking for an opportunity that fits around your lifestyle and commitments? Creative Minds is a social enterprise and nationwide community of artists delivering empowering and therapeutic art sessions to care […]

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Guest demonstrator on 10 May, Jayne Good.

This Thursday, WSA welcomes Jayne Good as our meeting’s demonstrator. Jayne has worked using various paint mediums but once she discovered the Bob Ross technique she was hooked. She is now a certified instructor in the Bob Ross Technique. Jayne teaches a range of workshops and undertakes regular work with people who have suffered strokes […]

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ARTS FOR LIFE. 16th May 2018

‘Arts for Life‘ is the title given to the event which is taking place at St Giles Hospice on Wednesday 16th May 2018 between 4pm and 8pm. As the handbill states it is celebrating arts and crafts at St Giles Hospice. Many people are involved from professional artists, several art societies and pupils from  local […]

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WE’RE AT CURBOROUGH FESTIVAL OF ARTISTS THIS WEEKEND.

It took about 3 hours to get our marquee area ready for the Festival opening today. We’ve had lots of visitors today, looking at our work and asking about the society, so it was time well spent. We’ll be back again tomorrow and Monday hopefully to welcome even more visitors and introduce them to Walsall […]

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CURBOROUGH FESTIVAL OF ARTIST, MAY 2018

May Bank Holiday weekend sees the return of the ‘Festival of Artists’ at Curborough Countryside Centre, Lichfield. Throughout the weekend artists will be exhibiting their works and demonstrating their techniques from 10am to 4pm each day. This will be the second year that Walsall Society of Artists has been represented at the festival. Their marquee […]

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