The SASA AGM was held at the Athenaeum on Thursday 26 February.
Our current president, Linda Howe-Ely, delivered her “State of the Society” address and announced
her resignation from the post, after serving in various positions on the council for 12 years. Thanks
Linda for all those years, we’re going to miss you. She thanked the other two outgoing council
members – Denzil Haenow and Solly Gutman – and welcomed the incoming members to the council.
After the serious business of the meeting was concluded,
the attending members cast their votes for their favourites
in the annual drawing competition. This year’s theme was
“Coffee”, a subject which could have many different
When all the votes were tallied, the winners were…. in third
place Drexler Kyzer, with his drawing entitled “Coffee Break”,
second place went to Taubelle Gersh for “Better Latte Than Never”
and Craig Paton-Ash was the winner with his beautiful still-life,
“B1 for Coffee”.