At the SASA monthly members’ meeting, on 31 January, we will be treated to a demo by five of the prize winners from last year’s annual selection weekend, who, together with two of our “fellows”, will be showing us some of their winning techniques. A meeting not to be missed! See the January newsletter for details.
On Friday 25 January, we will be hanging the SASA 2019 Merit Exhibition at the Richard Crowie Hall, at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The exhibition will be opened at 18:00 by well known portrait artist, John Pace and will be open daily from 10:00 – 17:30 until Monday 4 February.
For the first plein air outing of 2019, Johan Pieterse has organised an excursion to the Slangkoppunt Lighthouse in Kommetjie. We meet at the Kommetjie beach at 9:00am on Friday 18 January. For more information, please see the latest SASA newsletter.
The next SASA Plein Air outing will be on Friday 30 November at the picturesque Chart Farm in Wynberg. See the latest newsletter for details and directions.
On Thursday 29 November, at the last members’ meeting for 2018 we will, as is traditional, be holding the Eleanor Palmer competition and end of year function. We hope to see you all there. See latest newsletter for details.
On Saturday 24 November we will be in Rondebosch Park for the second “Art in the Park” for 2018. We’re looking forward to a great turn-out for a fun-filled day! See November newsletter for details.
On Thursday 25 October, Sonja Frenz will be giving us a demo in charcoal. She will show us how she adapts her unique technique, used in her beautiful black and white wooded scenes, to portraits. Please see the latest SASA newsletter for details.
For the first SASA plein air outing of the season, Johan Pieterse has organised a visit to the Buitenverwachting Wine Estate. See the latest SASA newsletter for details.
Angela will be giving us a guided tour of the painting storage area, as well as the conservation and restoration areas of the SA National Gallery. See the latest SASA newsletter for details.
At the SASA September members’ meeting, we have great pleasure in welcoming as our guest, Harry Johnson, master sculptor. He will be demonstrating his exciting sculpture technique. Get there if you possibly can!