Huw Lewis-Jones, one of our members, has an exhibition of recent Welsh paintings starting today in Liverpool at dot-art in Queens Avenue off Castle Street in central Liverpool. The exhibition will have about 6 of his paintings along with other artists who also paint welsh Landscapes. For more details please see dot-art.co.uk .
The Peoples Choice award went to Ken Bridges for his painting “Hanging On.”
The theme of this year’s competition was “Sea and Shore.”
First Prize (Kathleen Oakley Trophy): Sue Barnes for O’r Môr (Of the Sea)
Highly Commended: Brenda Jones for Plastic Sea and Peter Barnes for Breaking Wave.
The following were successful in the Liver Art Junior Competition:
- 1st prize year 6 and below – Charlotte Lamb
- 2nd prize year 6 and below – Ceri Jones
- 1st prize year 7 to 11 – Dyfan Lloyd
- 2nd prize year 7 to 11 – Carys Llewellyn
Congratulations to all the winners!
To celebrate our 60 year anniversary, we are running a 4 day LIVE ART EVENT
LIVE ART Members of the society will be creating artwork live. Come and see, ask questions and get inspired
ART WALL Contribute to our celebrations by creating your own small masterpiece, we’ll provide materials and inspiration
JUNIOR ART COMPETITION We are running a competition for school children, come and see the works by our winners
Some of our members are in this group. Pop along if you can. Tea and coffee will be available.
Huw’s next exhibition of the year starts Friday 20th April at Cantref, Bala opening at 7.30 in the evening. This is a solo exhibition of around 27 of his paintings all of the area around Dolgellau. Do come to the opening or visit the exhibition.
Well worth a trip to Aberdyfi.
Our member, Lavinia Range, is showing her watercolours at MOMA (Cymru), Y Tabernacl, Machynlleth. moma.machynlleth.org.uk
This exhibition will run from 19th – 31st August. Members please note that handing in/hanging day is 18th and take down/collect day is 1st September. Detailed information will be provided nearer the time. Note – the theme for the competition this year is ‘Last Light’. Happy creating!