Notices

Click on the title of the Notice below to see the full notice.

If you wish to be notified of notices as they are published go here to follow.


What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Nov 2022

The premier annual event at Gallery 5 – The Members Annual Exhibition – is currently on display. The exhibition runs from Oct 14 to Nov 17 2022. Please come and view this interesting and diverse exhibition while it is on.
Read More>

The last Members monthly competition for the year is Miniatures and Small Paintings. Members have your entries in on Nov 18, 2022. The exhibition will be on display from Friday afternoon Nov 18, 2022. Please come and view this exhibition while it is on – an original work of art is forever and would make a great Christmas present.

Read More>

‘Clothed’ Life Drawing classes are being held at Gallery 5 every 1st and 2rd Thursday afternoon of the month. There is nothing better to improve your observation and drawing skills the by drawing from life.
Read More>

The November 2022 featured online members gallery artist is Sonja Clifford. Sonja is a very accomplished artist who has some beautiful works on display in her online gallery.
Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Oct 2022

The premier annual event at Gallery 5 – The Members Annual Exhibition – is on soon at Gallery 5. The Awards presentation will be held at 2:30pm on Sunday Oct 16, 2022. Please RSVP if attending for catering purposes. The exhibition runs from Oct 14 to Nov 17 2022. N.B. Entries are now closed for this event.
Read More>

‘Clothed’ Life Drawing classes are being held at Gallery 5 every 1st and 2rd Thursday afternoon of the month. There is nothing better to improve your observation and drawing skills the by drawing from life.
Read More>

Prior to the Members Annual Exhibition (from Oct 14) there are also other great exhibitions on display at Gallery 5 in the first half of October including the Member’s Sep 2022 Flowers & Gardens Exhibition, the Members General Exhibition, and the Members 3D Exhibition.
Read More>

If you live in the Hervey Bay area and are interested in art please consider becoming an art society member. Membership gives you the opportunity to contribute to Fraser Coast’s cultural vibrancy, to hone your art skills, to display (and sell) your works and to mix with fellow artists and art enthusiasts.
Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Sep 2022

The premier annual event at Gallery 5 – The Members Annual Exhibition is on soon at Gallery 5. This exhibition is open to all financial members of the Hervey Bay Art Society. Entries are now open and close Fri Sep 16, 2022. All members are encouraged to enter – get your artwork out there and on display.
Read More>

Tony Lewis is conducting an ‘Acrylics Variations’ workshop over 4 Saturday mornings in Sep 2022. His last course was very well received. If you wish to learn or get better at using the versatile medium that is acrylic painting then this is the workshop for you.
Read More>

‘Clothed’ Life Drawing classes are being held at Gallery 5 every 1st and 2rd Thursday afternoon of the month. There is nothing better to improve your observation and drawing skills the by drawing from life.
Read More>

The next members monthly competition is Flowers & Gardens. Entries to be delivered Friday morning Sep 9, 2022 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am.
Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Aug 2022

A special exhibition/fundraiser is being hosted by the ZONTA club of Hervey Bay at the Hervey Bay Art Society’s Gallery 5 on Friday July 28, 2022 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. The exhibition features the works of mother and son artists Kelly and Will Hazzard and talented local school student Sakina Baziani.
Read More>

The 38th Annual Competitive Open Art Exhibition is currently showing at Gatakers Artspace and runs from Jun 17 to Jul 31 2022. Don’t miss this excellent exhibition while it is on.
Read More>

‘Clothed’ Life Drawing classes are being held at Gallery 5 every 1st and 2rd Thursday afternoon of the month. There is nothing better to improve your observation and drawing skills the by drawing from life.
Read More>

The next members monthly competition is Landscapes. Entries to be delivered Friday morning Aug 12, 2022 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am.
Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Jul 2022

The 38th Annual Competitive Open Art Exhibition is currently showing at Gatakers Artspace and runs from June 17 to Jul 31 2022. Don’t miss this excellent exhibition while it is on.
Read More>

Tony Lewis will be conducting a Basic Acrylic Painting workshop over 4 Monday afternoons during July 2022 at Gallery 5. His last course was very well received.
If you wish to learn or get better at using the versatile medium that is acrylic painting, then this is the workshop for you.
Read More>

The next members monthly competition is Birdlife. Entries to be delivered Friday morning Jul 8, 2022 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am.
Read More>

July’s online gallery featured artist is Shanti Rahal. Shanti enjoys using bright colours. Her paintings have a repeated pattern of light, reflection and colour.
Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Jun 2022

Paintings are to be delivered to Gatakers Artspace between 11 am and 3pm on Monday June 6, 2022 for the 38th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition.
The exhibition opening is on Saturday June 18, 2022 and the exhibitions runs from June 17 to Jul 31 2022. Don’t miss this excellent exhibition while it is on.
Read More>

While in the Fraser Coast as the judge for the 38th Annual Competitive Exhibition, Karol Oakley will be conducting a one day “Creative ‘Scapes (Pastel Over Gouache Underpainting)” workshop at Gallery 5 on Sun Jun 19, 2022. Cost is only $50 and the class is limited to 15 people so sign up now to avoid missing out.
Read More>

The next members monthly competition is Our Fraser Coast. Entries to be delivered Friday morning Jun 10, 2022 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am.
Read More>

June’s online gallery featured artist is Paul Neale. Paul specialises in pastels and his style can best be described as enthusiastic amateur figurative painting of what he is interested in.
Read More>

Keep reading

Entry Call out for 38th Annual Regional Competitive Art Exhibition

The due date for entry forms for the 38th Annual Regional Competitive Art Exhibition has been extended by a week to noon Friday May 13, 2022.

If you have not entered yet please consider doing so. There is still gallery space left to accommodate a few more entries, particularly in the landscape, seascape, figurative & portraiture and abstracts sections.

Download Entry Form | Conditions of Entry

Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – May 2022

Entries are open for the 38th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition until midday Fri May 6, 2022
Read More>

Life Drawing is being held 1st and 3rd Thu afternoons of the month commencing Apr 7, 2022. There is no better way to improve your art than by drawing from life.
Read More>

The next members monthly competition is Abstractions. Entries to be delivered Friday morning May 13, 2022 between 9:00 am and 10:30 am.
Read More>

May’s online gallery featured artist is Janine Hunt. For Janine The Fraser Coast’s unique and natural beauty is a never-ending source of inspiration for her paintings.
Read More>

Keep reading

What’s on & Upcoming at Gallery 5 – Apr 2022

Entries are currently open for the 38th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition – close Fri May 6, 2022
Read More>

The Hervey Bay Art Society is holding a 50% off one day only art sale where more than 300 quality artworks will be up for sale. Held one day only Sat Apr 30, 2022 at Hervey House, Hervey Bay RSL.
Read More>

Violetta Sandry will be conducting a one-off oils workshop – ‘Portrait Colour Mixing plus More’ – to be held Sat May 21, 2022.
Read More>

Life Drawing will be held 1st and 3rd Thu afternoons of the month commencing Apr 7, 2022. There is no better way to improve your art than by drawing from life.
Read More>

Keep reading

Collection of Paintings from The “A Kaleidoscope of Brushstrokes” Exhibition at the Gayndah Art Gallery – Monday Feb 28, 2022 9am – 11am at Gallery 5

Could all other members who participated in this Gayndah exhibition please collect their artworks from Gallery 5 on Monday 28th Feb. from 9.am to 11am. If you can’t collected them yourself, please make arrangement for someone else to pick up the artworks from the gallery. We have no room to store them at the premises.

Keep reading

Jan-Feb 2022 Newsletter Now Available

The Jan-Feb 2022 Newsletter is now available.

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including information about the current Aussie Critter Exhibition, the new art sessions program for 2022, the president’s report, information about the upcoming Skies Above and People in Action Exhibitions, congratulations to our newest life members and a brief guide on how to approach painting clouds and skies.

Keep reading

The “A Kaleidoscope of Brushstrokes” Exhibition Opening – Exhibition On Now at the Gayndah Art Gallery

On Saturday Jan 22, 2022 the “A Kaleidoscope of Brushstrokes” Exhibition – a collection of Hervey Bay Art Society Member’s Art – was officially opened at the Gayndah Art Gallery.

Gayndah Art Gallery President Jane Glenn opened the exhibition and, amongst other things, praised the quality of the artworks on display. Jane then introduced Hervey Bay Art Society Vice-President Rolf Sieber who, among other things, thanked the Gayndah Art Gallery for the opportunity to show this cross section of Hervey Bay Art Society members’ art.

For those that didn’t attend the opening the exhibition runs until Feb 26, 2022 at the Gayndah Art Gallery located at 34 Meson St Gayndah and is, with 60 high quality paintings on display in a beautiful art space, well worth a visit.

Keep reading

Oct 2021 Newsletter Now Available

The Oct 2021 Newsletter is now available for download.

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including information about the current Flowers & Gardens Exhibition, information about the upcoming Annual Members Exhibition and Miniatures & Small Paintings Exhibition, the weekly workshop schedule and the president’s report.

Keep reading

2021 ART SALE – Expression of Interest

The Hervey Bay Art Society will be holding a 50% off art sale where Hervey Bay Art Society members will have the opportunity to sell surplus art. Members of the public will have the opportunity to pick up some great paintings at very attractive prices.

Hervey Bay Art Society Members who wish to sell some of their surplus art please submit the ‘Expression of Interest Entry Form’ below. This event will only move forward if a strong number of entries are received by the members. Members, please support this if you can. Entry Forms due in by 12 noon Monday Oct 11, 2021 at Gallery 5.

Keep reading

‘Ways of Watercolour’ – Workshop with Robin Hines – Saturday Mornings Oct/Nov 2021 and early 2022 – Sign Up Sheet Now Available

Robin Hines will be conducting a course of eight workshops about the Ways of Watercolour done in four workshops prior to Christmas and four after. These workshops will be teaching a wide variety of watercolour techniques.

To make payment easier the first four can be paid prior to starting and the second four after Christmas break.

All workshops will be on Saturday mornings (9:30am-12:30pm). There are positions for up to ten participants for this series of workshops that fall on 23rd and 30th October, 6th and 13th November 2021. They will be suitable for intermediate watercolour artists or artists of other media who wish to learn about watercolours. The cost is a very reasonable $35 per session to paid which means the first payment is 4 sessions for $140 (a bargain for this level of teaching ).

Payments can be made at Gallery 5 and a list will be up on our notice board for interested members to add their name and receipt number. Remember it is the first ten to pay $140 and put their name on the list who will get to experience this series of workshops. Each participant then has the first choice to do the second four workshops early next year. If you are interested, act quickly. NB. Please ensure you have artist quality supplies for these workshops.

Keep reading

‘Mainly Clouds’ – using Pastel Over Alcohol-treated Under-paintings – Workshop with Violetta Sandry – 24th Nov & 1st Dec 2021 – Sign Up Sheet now Available

Violetta Sandry has kindly offered her services for two more workshops (after the Nov 10 & 17 workshops were oversubscribed) about doing Pastel over Alcohol-treated pastel underpaintings. As most landscapes have clouds of some sort in them, Violetta has that as the focus – Mainly Clouds.

The workshops will be conducted on Wednesday afternoon 12:30-4:30pm on the 24th of November and the 1st of December 2021 at Gallery 5.

Total cost for two workshops is $64.

These workshops are limited to 15 participants. Please pay and sign up as soon as possible. The workshop sign up sheet is on the Gallery 5 noticeboard.

Keep reading

Gayndah – HBAS Member Exhibition (2022) – Expressions of Interest

We [HBAS] are looking for Expressions of Interest for the Gayndah Exhibition which will be held from 11th Jan to 26th February 2022.  We need members to indicate if they would like to enter and how many pieces they wish to exhibit.  Artworks must be out at Gayndah by 8-9th January 2022.  Rolf Sieber can organise to take some paintings out there in his van.  We have space for approximately 30 reasonable size paintings and 20 smaller painting.

Keep reading

Sep 2021 Newsletter Now Available

The Sep 2021 Newsletter is now available for download.

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including information about upcoming ‘Mainly Clouds’ workshops by Violetta Sandry, the upcoming ‘Ways of Watercolour’ workshops by Robin Hines, coverage of the current Fraser Coast Exhibition, information about the upcoming Flowers & Gardens Exhibition and Annual Members Exhibition, the weekly workshop schedule, information about the upcoming annual general meeting and the president’s report.

Keep reading

‘Ways of Watercolour’ – Workshop with Robin Hines – Oct/Nov 2021 and early 2022 – Sign Up Sheet Now Available

Robin Hines will be conducting a course of eight workshops about the Ways of Watercolour done in four workshops prior to Christmas and four after. These workshops will be teaching a wide variety of watercolour techniques.

To make payment easier the first four can be paid prior to starting and the second four after Christmas break.

All workshops will be on Monday afternoons (12:30-3:30pm). There are positions for up to ten participants for this series of workshops that fall on 18th & 25th October, 1st & 8th November 2021. They will be suitable for intermediate watercolour artists or artists of other media who wish to learn about watercolours. The cost is a very reasonable $35 per session to paid which means the first payment is 4 sessions for $140 (a bargain for this level of teaching ).

Payments can be made at Gallery 5 and a list will be up on our notice board for interested members to add their name and receipt number. Remember it is the first ten to pay $140 and put their name on the list who will get to experience this series of workshops. Each participant then has the first choice to do the second four workshops early next year. If you are interested, act quickly. NB. Please ensure you have artist quality supplies for these workshops.

Keep reading

‘Mainly Clouds’ – using Pastel Over Alcohol-treated Under-paintings – Workshop with Violetta Sandry – 10th & 17th Nov 2021 – Sign Up Sheet now Available

Violetta Sandry has kindly offered her services for two workshops about doing Pastel over Alcohol-treated pastel underpaintings. As most landscapes have clouds of some sort in them, Violetta has that as the focus – Mainly Clouds.

The workshops will be conducted on Wednesday afternoon 12:30-4:30pm on the 10th and 17th of November 2021 at Gallery 5.

Total cost for two workshops is $64.

These workshops are limited to 15 participants. Please pay and sign up before by Friday 5th November 2021. The workshop sign up sheet is on the Gallery 5 noticeboard.
below.

Keep reading

Loading…

Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.


<Back to News/More