At our monthly meeting on 26 October, we will be having a talk by John Pace, winner of the 2015 Sanlam Portrait Award. John is also the owner and art director of the creative agency “At Pace”.
The SASA members’ meeting for September was held on Thursday the 28th, at the Athenaeum, when our members were educated and entertained by Yvonne Ankerman. Yvonne demonstrated for us, her particular method of painting flowers in oils, using only a palette knife and sosatie stick. On a ready-painted, coloured […]
The SASA members’ meeting was held on Thursday 27 July at the Athenaeum. It proved to be a very entertaining evening. Di Metcalfe and Catherine Moss, of Artsauce, kicked off the proceedings with a presentation of their “Sketchpack Project”, which they run every year around this time. You get a little zig-zag sketch pad with […]
The SASA June monthly members’ meeting will feature a demo in acrylics by Derric Van Rensburg. Not to be missed!
We had a marvelously entertaining evening with Karin Davel at the Athenaeum, on Thursday 25 May. She gave us a fun-filled demonstration of some of her unusual mixed-media methods. Karin’s engaging personality and lightness of spirit are reflected in the light-hearted approach to her work. She believes making art […]
On 27 April, Skye Kennedy, of the “Italian Artshop” gave us a fascinating talk on art accoutrements and accessories. Skye is obviously passionate about her subject and shared with us her in-depth knowledge of the vast range of products she stocks in her shop……and yes, she assures us, she has tried […]
On Thursday 27 April we will be hosting Skye from The Italian Art Shop, who will be giving us a talk on art products and materials. You might just discover the exact product you’ve been looking for!
On Thursday night 30 March, five of our fabulous fellows demonstrated just exactly what can be achieved in a mere ninety minutes. We had Wyn Rossouw and her fascinating sketchbooks; Solly Gutman showing us his scraper-board secrets; Lyn Northam whipping up a seascape in oils; Veronica Reid and her perfect pastels and Laura Wenman turning […]
We had a nicely full hall at the Athenaeum for our February SASA members’ meeting on Thursday the 23rd. This is when we traditionally hold our AGM and annual drawing competition, and the walls were lined with some very beautiful entries. Under Solly Gutman’s expert chairmanship, the meeting went […]