At our March members’ meeting we were privileged to have Lesley Charnock demonstrating for us how to paint a portrait in oils with a very limited palette. Neither weather nor long weekend could keep our members away from this one and we had a full hall, adding more […]
On Thursday 22 February 2018 at our monthly members’ meeting, we will hold the SASA AGM and annual drawing competition. We are looking for new council members, so come and join us and get involved.
On Thursday 25 January, Hayden Proud will be joining us at our first member’s meeting for 2018. Hayden, curator of the Michaelis collection at Iziko, will be sharing his vast knowledge of the history of SASA and the society’s famous artists. Not to be missed!
On Thursday 30 November, our last members’ meeting for 2017, we will be holding our end of year function at the Athenaeum. As well as the annual Eleanor Palmer competition, there will be drinks and snacks and a bit of light-hearted fun. See November SASA newsletter for details.
At our October Members’ Meeting, we were fortunate to have 2015 Sanlam Portrait Award winner, John Pace, talking about what makes him tick. Owner and art director of the creative agency “At Pace”, family man and erstwhile Sunday painter, John considers himself the luckiest man alive, to have won […]
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 […]