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Guest Speaker WSA President Keith Oram -16/09/2020

Guest Speaker WSA President Keith Oram -16/09/2020

The Japanese ‘Floating World’ of the Edo Period Keith’s presentation was a fascinating exposition of how artists recorded every aspect of the ‘Floating World’ of the Edo Period in Japan (1615- 1868). Japan was going through a relatively calm period in its history....

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Guest Speaker Rob Leckey 19th February 2020

Guest Speaker Rob Leckey 19th February 2020

Painting without Brushes Rob Leckey- ARBSA Rob has always painted and over a period of time his painting style has developed where he uses the paintbrushes less and instead experiments with lots of different tools to create texture and a depth to his paintings....

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Centenary Exhibition – Final Event

Centenary Exhibition – Final Event

Our final event of the exhibition centered on sketching sculptures, however our most regular visitor decided to pay her tribute to Percy Shakespeare's nude and produced a delightful watercolour sketch. The rest of the group took inspiration from the lovely sculpture...

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Centenary Exhibition Event – Themed Sketching

Centenary Exhibition Event – Themed Sketching

Jess Pritchard directed our 70s/80s themed drawing session in the current members room of the Centenary Exhibition on Saturday. Dressed for a celebration in vintage costume, models Harriet and Keith delivered a variety of short poses giving interest and inspiration to...

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Centenary Exhibition Event – Themed Sketching

Centenary Exhibition Event – Themed Sketching

We had another excellent Drawing Day at the Gallery on Saturday with our model posing in short trendy frocks complete with ankle socks and an umbrella! Followed by a challenging intricately Bridget Riley, abstract patterned vinyl raincoat - perfect 60s attire. We were...

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Speaker Meeting – Critique

Speaker Meeting – Critique

The Society’s critique night 15/1/2020 was arguably the best yet. Not only because of the high quality of the numerous works brought along by members, nor because of the diversity of styles and techniques mastered by them; it was also the interaction amongst members...

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History of the Society – Centenary Book Launch

History of the Society – Centenary Book Launch

Saturday 11th January 2020 saw the official launch of our book publication at the Wolverhampton Art Gallery in the Alumni Room. The book ‘Wolverhampton Society of Artists 1919 – 2019’ was co-written by Brendan Flynn and Keith Oram and financed by Heritage Lottery...

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You Tube Video – Alumni and Art Party

You Tube Video – Alumni and Art Party

By clicking the attached links set out below Members can now access the You Tube Videos produced by Chris Manley which highlights some of the Artwork created by the Alumni Sculptors of the Society. There is also a a short film again produced by Chris, with the kind...

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