Cartmel Art Society

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Cartmel Art


" ...a longstanding, well regarded, and

mainly 'non-professional' group of artists based in the

medieval Priory village of Cartmel, in the Lake District"

In 2014, the year of its 48th Annual Exhibition

Summer Programme 2019

                 Wednesday 14  to  Sunday 18 August

10am to 5pm

Cartmel Village Hall


Wednesday 11th September 2019 – 11am to 3pm Please book - FREE

All Day Workshop: Valerie Wood: All about pencils: Graphite and Coloured Pencils


Wednesday 25th September 2019 – 10am to 4pm Please book - £20

All Day Workshop: Jill Colquhoun: Exploring the coastline: Mixed Media


Wednesday 9th October     2019 – 1pm to 4pmPlease book - FREE

General Painting: Painting in the Priory with afternoon tea (£5) – Parking at the Village Hall


Wednesday 23rd October   2019 – 10am to 4pm Please book - £20

All Day Workshop: Diane Gainey: Lakes and Mountains: Watercolour


Wednesday 13th November 2019 - 10am to 4pm Please book - £20  

All Day Workshop: Patsy Derry: In the style of Klimt: Acrylic or preferred medium


Wednesday 27th November 2019 - 11am to 4pm please book - £13

CAS TRIP:  Visit to Abbot Hall:  Guided tour of Colourist Exhibition and lunch.  Booking essential.


Wednesday 11th December 2019 – 1pm to 4pm All welcome

Christmas Party: Bring your preferred painting materials for a fun game and up to two finished paintings in mounts, for the ‘The Constance Owen Trophy’ competition. Bring a Secret Santa present (£5).

The Society will provide Mince pies and Mulled wine


Wednesday 8th January 2020  –    1pm to 4pm Please book - FREE

General Painting:  Cherrie Trelogan:  Journals – show and tell.  Why not start one?


Wednesday 22nd  January 2020 - 10am to 4pm Please book - £20

All Day Workshop: Les Darlow: Skies: Pan Pastels


Wednesday 12th February 2020 -  1pm to 4pm Free – All Welcome

General Painting: Come and do your own thing                                                                            


Wednesday 26th February 2020 - 10am to 4pm Please book – FREE

 All Day Workshop:  Margaret Auger:  Hedgerows and Seed Heads: Mixed media and Yupo


Wednesday 11th March   2020   -  1pm to 4pm Free – All Welcome  General Painting: Prepare for the Spring Party: Hedgerows and Seed Heads:            


Wednesday 25th March 2020 -   1pm to 4pm Free – All Welcome      

SPRING PARTY AND AUCTION: “Jacob’s Join” buffet and glass of wine.

Bring your entry for the “Roy Johnson Competition”. Subject is “Hedgerows and Seed Heads”:  Pictures with mounts only (no frames or glass). Please donate your unwanted art materials for Auction and books for the Sale Table: Proceeds to a local charity.                


Wednesday 8th April   2020 To be announced   All Welcome      

CAS Trip:  A visit to the Pencil Museum in Keswick.  More information later – Booking Essential


Wednesday 22nd April 2020 AGM, Lunch & Painting Demonstration  

11am Coffee/tea & biscuits – collection of Subscriptions

11.30 AGM followed by Jacobs Join Buffet:  Lunch (provided by members).  

2pm to 4pm Painting with Brusho demonstration by artist Judith Farnworth        


Workshops:   Please send your bookings and cheque to the Treasurer - Numbers for Workshops are limited and therefore need to be booked and paid for in advance.  Last minute places are sometimes available – please ring the Treasurer to check. If you are unable to attend a workshop you have paid for, please let us know AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. Another member may be on the waiting list for the workshop and your money can then be refunded. You will need a packed lunch. Tea and coffee will be provided for a small donation.



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Exhibition 2019

Autumn & Spring Programme

Subscriptions for year £15 to be paid to Treasurer before 31.7.19.

Please make a note of the Workshops you have booked.


Wednesday 8th May 2019 - 1pm to 4pm: Val’s Framing Workshop - how to present your work.


Wednesday 22nd May 2019 - 10am to 4pm: Robert Henfrey: Architecture: Ink and Wash. Please Book- £20

Wednesday 12th June 2019 - 1pm to 4pm: General Painting and Painting Advice Clinic.


Wednesday 26th June 2019 - 10am to 4pm: Philip Alder: Landscape: Oils. Please Book- £20


Wednesday 10th July 2019 - 1pm to 4pm: HANDING IN PICTURE LISTS and social/painting time

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Wednesday 24th July 2019 - 10am to 4pm: Caren Threlfall: Silk and Batik Please Book - £20

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•HANDING IN PICTURES-  Monday 12th August 2019 - 12pm to 2.00pm


•PREVIEW EVENING - Tuesday 13th August 2019 - 7pm Don’t forget to invite friends. Free to all with a glass of wine and nibbles.


•COLLECTION OF UNSOLD PAINTINGS – Sunday 18th  August 2019 at 5pm