2017 has flown by and we held the final SASA members’ meeting for the year on Thursday 30 November. The November meeting is traditionally a more relaxed evening, with an informal layout, wine and snacks to be enjoyed throughout the evening and an art quiz to get our brains buzzing. […]
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 […]
On Thursday evening, 12 October, we had, once again, a very small group of “drawers”. I’ll take this opportunity to remind everyone that these monthly sessions will be discontinued if there is not more interest shown. We did, however, have a wonderfully, peaceful evening’s drawing, with plenty of space for changing places and points of […]
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 […]