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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.

  • 03/07/2018

    Double Competition

    Tuesday, 3rd July from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Land and Sea are the focus for this month's competitions.  Enter either or both.

    C1 Nautical Theme (Watercolour)

    C2 Devon Livestock (Acrylic)

  • 17/07/2018
    July 2

    Demonstration with Oils by Alasdair Urquhart

    Tuesday, 17th July from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Alasdair Urquhart is an Exeter based artist and will be demonstrating outdoor painting with oils on canvas.
  • 07/08/2018

    Double Competition

    Tuesday, 7th August from 7:00pm to 7:00pm

    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)

  • 21/08/2018
    August 2

    Demonstration with Oils by Alan Adams

    Tuesday, 21st August from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Alan Adams is an artist based in Exeter and will be demonstrating seascapes in oil and hopefully find time to talk about his aeronautical paintings.
  • 04/09/2018

    Double Competition

    Tuesday, 4th September from 7:00pm to 7:00pm

    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)

  • 18/09/2018
    September 2

    Illustrated Talk 'Every Picture Tells a Story' by Ray Balkwill

    Tuesday, 18th September from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    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.

  • 02/10/2018 - 15/10/2018

    72nd Annual Exhibition at Ocean

    10:00am, Tuesday, 2nd October to 10:00am, Monday, 15th October

    No Tuesday evening meetings during October because it is the month of our Annual Exhibition.  The event will be held again on the second floor at Ocean on Exmouth seafront and full details will be circulated nearer the time.
  • 06/11/2018

    Double Competition

    Tuesday, 6th November from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    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)

  • 20/11/2018
    November 2

    Demonstration 'Direct and Dynamic Watercolour Landscape' by Jem Bowden

    Tuesday, 20th November from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Jem Bowden, a watercolour landscape painter, will be revealing his approach of using subjects such as sky, foliage, water and buildings within a landscape composition.
  • 11/12/2018

    Christmas Party

    Tuesday, 11th December from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

    We celebrate the festive season with our Christmas Party at the Manor Hotel.  Competition theme for the Roger Matthews Cup is 'Winter Wonderland' in Pen and Wash.