Unless otherwise indicated the venue for all events listed here is the Sea Cadets Hall, Camperdown Terrace, Exmouth EX8 1EJ and time 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Guests are welcome to come to the evening meetings and the Hall does have wheelchair access.
The duo of competitions merited with awards donated by two Group members. The Paul Butler Salver for Architecture Landscape and the Neil Ashley Cup for Monochrome Drawing. Your choice of subject and enter either or both.
C1 Architecture Landscape (any Medium)
C2 Monochrome Drawing (Charcoal)
Several definitions can be applied as inspiration for both competitions this month. For example fete, fair, gala, carnival, fiesta, jamboree, pageant all immediately spring to mind for the Festival theme and breaking weather could be in respect to heat or cold, wetness or dryness, calm or storm, clearness or cloudiness. And enter either or both.
C1 Festivals (Acrylics or Oils)
C2 The Breaking Weather (IPad Art)
We cannot think of anyone more qualified than Ray Balkwill to give a talk on how every picture tells a story. A much admired and prolific artist he is sure to have some entertaining narratives to relate from the wide selection of paintings he has produced over the years.
You could say that this month's competitions have some atmospheric connection. Enter either or both.
C1 Constable's Legacy (Watercolour)
C2 Rainy Days (Pastel)