Phil Biggs demonstrates for WSA

Apologies for being a bit tardy writing about last month’s demonstration, I’ve been too busy painting.   In April Phil Biggs travelled all the way from Lincolnshire to demonstrate his watercolour technique. Phil, a self-taught artist, re-created a Lake District landscape which he had painted many times using a limited palette of seven Winsor and […]

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‘Seascapes and expressive skies’. demo March 2022

MARK WARNER. For various reasons I was in two minds not to attend this months demonstration, but I’m so glad I did. Mark’s demo was so interesting and informative. For the full two hours he talked about the work in progress, his use of blue pastel paper, his limited palette, his colour mixing and the […]

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AGM and Critique evening.

Well our AGM was better attended than we thought it would be. Thank you to all who turned up. There are now  some changes to the committee. Chair:  David McGuire Secretary: Stuart Burns Treasurer: Simon Tew Membership Sec.: Sandra Gould Programme Sec.: David McGuire Communication Sec.: Pam Renhard Social Sec.: Baerbel Withers Exhibition Sec’s.: Wendy […]

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POST-LOCKDOWN!!!

I can’t believe how long it’s been since I posted anything on this site. APOLOGIES.   Our monthly demonstrations began again last September and it was a delight to see other members of the society again. Thanks go to Shane Wiseman for stepping up to be our first demonstrator at such short notice.     […]

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‘A NEW BEGINNING’ WSA at the Granary Gallery, June 2021

Walsall Society of Artists’ exhibition. ‘A New Beginning’ at the Granary Gallery, Weston Park closed on the 30th June.  As it was the first hosted exhibition at the gallery following the lifting of some lockdown restrictions we did wonder if many would be venturing out to such an event.   As it turned out it was […]

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HANGING DAY AT THE GRANARY GALLERY

Friday 28th May 2021 Been looking forward to this day for many, many months. We’d already seen two proposed dates cancelled due to the pandemic. (Driving along the A5  at 8am towards Weston in glorious weather it was very tempting to carry on, past the gates, and head for North Wales just to hear and […]

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GALLERY FOR JUNE 2021

The society has just closed it’s successful exhibition, ‘A New Beginning’ at the Granary Galley, Weston Park. Photographs of the exhibition will be posted within the next few days.     I’m hoping the lifting of restrictions is the reason for the very slim pickings for this monthly gallery. Thanks to Emma King and Andrew […]

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Gallery for May 2021

Another month gone and still no news about meetings starting up again, sorry. We have a ZOOM committee meeting next week so maybe I’ll be able to  relay some positive news after that.   Our exhibition, ‘A New Beginning’ is now open at the Granary Gallery, Weston Park, until 30th June. There is free entry […]

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Gallery for April 2021

Well the word Isolation has gone from the title, let’s hope it’s permanent. I shall post any pictures of creative works that members or friends of the society want to send in, in this format, rather than the daily facebook page, so please send in when you can. We have a little diversification this month […]

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MARCH’S ISOLATION GALLERY

Welcome to our gallery for March. At the present moment we still have no news about monthly meetings restarting but we hope it could possibly be September. Our exhibition at The Granary Gallery, Weston Park, is due to open at the beginning of June. We hope as many of you as possible will be able […]

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