Notices

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Nov 2021 Newsletter Now Available

The Nov 2021 Newsletter is now available.

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

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.

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.

‘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.

‘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.

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.

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.

‘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.

‘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.
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37th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition Awarded Artworks Display at Gallery 5

17 of Hervey Bay Art Society Members’ award winning artworks from the just concluded 37th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition are currently (until Thurs Sep 16, 2021) on display at Gallery 5. For those who could not get to Gatakers Artspace to visit the 37th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition, this is your chance to see the best hanging at Gallery 5. When combined with our monthly competition and the new general hanging artworks, the gallery is looking very dynamic. Come in to see for yourself – and spread the word.

Artwork Pickup (37th Annual Regional) from Gatakers Artspace

Thank you to all those who entered our 37th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition. Artworks can now be picked up on Monday Aug 16, 2021 or Tuesday Aug 17, 2021 between 9:30am – 3:30pm. The entry form specified Tuesday Aug 17, 2021 pickup only but Monday is now being offered as well.

If you are a Hervey Bay Art Society member and received an award at the 37th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition then the art society would love to hang your award winning work on Friday Aug 20, 2021 as part of the usual General Hanging change-over.

Aug 2021 Newsletter Now Available

The Aug 2021 Newsletter is now available for download.

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including coverage of the 37th Annual Competitive Art Exhibition, the current Marine Life Exhibition, the upcoming Fraser Coast Exhibition, the weekly workshop schedule, information about the upcoming annual general meeting and the presidents report.

COVID-19 TRACING PROCEDURE

As you may be aware, HBAS must use the Queensland Government QR Code to trace those using or visiting Gallery 5. Please use the QR App on your smartphone to scan our QR Code for each session you attend. Please read the information detailed below. Thanks for your co-operation on this requirement.

37th Annual Regional Competitive Art Exhibition 2021 – Book for Opening Sat Jul 3, 2021

If you wish to attend the opening of the 37th Annual Regional Art Competitive Art Exhibition on Sat Jul 3, 2021 then please book. Due to covid-19 restrictions a limited number of people can attend – those without prior bookings may miss out.

Go to
https://herveybayartsociety.org.au/home/competitions-and-exhibitions/37th-annual-regional-competitive-art-exhibition-2021-coming-soon/
for more details.

Jul 2021 Newsletter Now Available

The Jul 2021 Newsletter is now available for download.

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including the current Abstractions Exhibition, the upcoming Marine Life Exhibition, the weekly workshop schedule, a beautiful poem by member Violetta Sandry and the presidents report.

Jun 2021 Newsletter Now Available

The Jun 2021 Newsletter is now available for download.

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including the current Still Life Exhibition, the upcoming Abstractions Exhibition, Details of upcoming Pauline Adair Portrait drawing Workshop, an interesting article about paint solvents and the presidents report.

Portrait Drawing Techniques Workshop with Pauline Adair – Sun Jul 4, 2021 – Sign Up Sheet now Available

Pauline Adair is the judge for the 37th Annual Regional Competitive Art Exhibition (2021).

We are fortunate that while in Hervey Bay for this event she will be conducting a one day workshop on Sunday July 4, 2021 at Gallery 5.

This workshop, by such a talented and experienced artist and tutor as Pauline, is not to be missed.

If you wish to attend this workshop then please add your name to the sign up list on the Gallery 5 noticeboard.

Robin Hines Monday afternoon Watercolour Workshops beginning May 17, 2021

Robin Hines will be holding a series of watercolour workshops over 8 weeks on Monday afternoons (12:30-3:30pm).

There are positions for up to ten participants for this series of workshops that begins the 17th of May 2021. These workshops are suitable for intermediate watercolour artists or artists of other media who wish to learn about watercolours.

May 2021 Newsletter Now Available

Download the newsletter to read what’s going on at the art society including the current Figurative & Portraiture Exhibition, the upcoming Still Life Exhibition and the presidents report.

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