In 2012 The Arts Society Scarborough held a workshop on a cold Saturday afternoon for seven young people who loved art but did not have the opportunity of practising with a live model and working on an easel in order to produce very large scale charcoal drawings with an established artist. At the end of the workshop we presented each young person with a certificate of merit, a copy of the very colourful quarterly REVIEW magazine with its many inspiring illustrations, and a ten pound W H Smith voucher for art materials or books. Our artist, Ken Wood, selected two drawings which he felt...
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Happy 2018! This year The Arts Society will celebrate a milestone in the organisation's history; its golden anniversary.
The Arts Society Eastbourne’s first event of 2018, organised by Kate Liddiard, has been a visit to 3 local galleries
The fourth study day in a series of five examining the artistic lure of the Mediterranean from ancient times to
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Charting a long history of an iconic building with a rich cast of characters.
"The Arts Society is a community that wants more people to engage, to appreciate and above all to enjoy the arts and discover how they enrich our lives” June Robinson, Chairman of The Arts Society
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Independent jewellery consultant & Lecturer of The Arts Society, Joanna Hardy will be talking at the London Art, Antiques & Interiors Fair from 12 - 14 January 2018
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