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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.

  • 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.

  • 04/10/2018 - 14/10/2018

    72nd Annual Exhibition

    10:00am, Thursday, 4th October to 6:00pm, Sunday, 14th October

    The start of Autumn sees us again at Ocean on Exmouth Seafront for our 72nd Annual Exhibition.  Opening Thursday 4th to Sunday 14th October 2018 from 10am-6pm each day.  No Tuesday evening meetings during this month but an opportunity to view on the 2nd floor of this amazing venue overlooking the Exe Estuary an eclectic display of members' work.  Included in the show will be paintings, 3-D work, unframed folio pieces, greetings cards and a display of digital art.  There will be a raffle with the chance to win an original artwork or one of a fine selection of runner up prizes.  Admission just £1 with a special discounted offer on a cup of tea or coffee which can be purchased at the licensed bar and enjoyed on the outdoor balcony.  Anyone thinking of joining the Group can chat to members and pick up an application form.  We very much look forward to welcoming you and any queries to please.     
  • 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.