Kiama Art Society

Supporting and connecting artists in and around Kiama



Kiama Art Society aims to foster and encourage the development of fine arts and to serve as a meeting body for those interested in art. The activities of the Kiama Art Society include:

  • Holding art exhibitions of members’ works in Kiama and district
  • Arranging lectures, demonstrations and workshops
  • Arranging other activities as deemed relevant to supporting an arts culture within Kiama and district.

 

Artworks above courtesy of (clockwise from top left): Vivien Tanner, Ken Tucker, Helen Pain, Mary-Jane Burke, Lynne Mullane, Errol McLean.


NEWSLETTER UPDATE: 2018:

DATES for your DIARY FEBRUARY: Wednesday, 14th               A.G.M. 10.00am   Coach House All welcome. Morning tea served at the conclusion of the A.G.M. MARCH: Tuesday, 6th       Demonstration:     Colour and Fine Art Paper     with CARLA HANANIAH     1.00pm      Coach House Wednesday, 21st/Thursday 22nd:     Workshop:     Watercolour Flowers and Leaves      with MARION CHAPMAN      Coach House Cost: Members $160, Non members $180 To register: Please email Helen Pain on helen.pain44@gmail.com to register your interest. Please include your contact phone number and method of payment ( cash, cheque, direct deposit) APRIL: Tuesday, 3rd      Demonstration:     Landscapes in Acrylic      with JOE BEZZINO      1.00pm         Coach House MAY: Tuesday, 1st       Demonstration:     Portraits in Oil    with LESLEY O’SHEA    1.00pm  Coach House  JUNE: Tuesday, 5th   Demonstration    Landscapes in Pen and Wash    with Joe Pen    1.00pm    Coach House AUGUST: Wednesday, 22nd    Annual Exhibition                                         Bump-In Day Friday, 24th                Opening Night                                          Kiama Leagues Club SEPTEMBER: Saturday, 29th/Sunday, 30th     Workshop    Landscape in Acrylic    with Joe Bezzino All Demonstrations begin at 1.00pm at the Coach House and afternoon tea is served at the conclusion of the demonstration. COST: Members $10   Visitors $15 MARCH DEMONSTRATION: Windsor and Newton... read more

NEWSLETTER UPDATE: 2018:

DATES for your DIARY FEBRUARY: Wednesday, 14th               A.G.M. 10.00am   Coach House All welcome. Morning tea served at the conclusion of the A.G.M. MARCH: Tuesday, 6th       Demonstration:     Colour and Fine Art Paper     with CARLA HANANIAH     1.00pm      Coach House Wednesday, 21st/Thursday 22nd:     Workshop:     Watercolour Flowers and Leaves      with MARION CHAPMAN      Coach House Cost: Members $160, Non members $180 To register: Please email Helen Pain on helen.pain44@gmail.com to register your interest. Please include your contact phone number and method of payment ( cash, cheque, direct deposit) APRIL: Tuesday, 3rd      Demonstration:     Landscapes in Acrylic      with JOE BEZZINO      1.00pm         Coach House MAY: Tuesday, 1st       Demonstration:     Portraits in Oil    with LESLEY O’SHEA    1.00pm  Coach House  JUNE: Tuesday, 5th   Demonstration    Landscapes in Pen and Wash    with Joe Pen    1.00pm    Coach House AUGUST: Wednesday, 22nd    Annual Exhibition                                         Bump-In Day Friday, 24th                Opening Night                                          Kiama Leagues Club SEPTEMBER: Saturday, 29th/Sunday, 30th     Workshop    Landscape in Acrylic    with Joe Bezzino All Demonstrations begin at 1.00pm at the Coach House and afternoon tea is served at the conclusion of the demonstration. COST: Members $10   Visitors $15 MARCH DEMONSTRATION: Windsor and Newton... read more

WELCOME TO 2018

The committee will be having their first meeting for the year on the 6th February but here are – Dates for your Diary.….. to get the year under way. 1st February..  Exhibition in the Old Fire Station. Contact Heather Netherclift    4232 2692 Please click on the Registration form, download it and send it to Heather. Old Fire Station Registration Form   14th February..  Annual General Meeting 10.00am at the Coach House,  3A Farmer Street, Kiama All welcome. Nominations for committee members must be in by Wednesday, 7th February. Mail to The Secretary Kiama Art Society                                     PO Box 707, Kiama, 2533 or email to …. robynmcmillan@yahoo.com Click below to download Nomination Form Nomination Form 2018 21/22 March.. Workshop with Marion Chapman Subject: Watercolour Flowers- Loose and Free. Venue: The Coachhouse, Farmer Street, Kiama, Times 9am – 4pm. Cost: Members $160, Non members $180  Outline of the course: Echinacea and Liquid Amber leaves Summary: -Explore the beauty of echinacea flowers using wet in wet, negative painting techniques and masking fluid. We’ll create echinacea flower paintings from a photo source and leaf paintings from real leaves. About Marion: Marion has won numerous prestigious prizes and awards, and her works are held in galleries and collections, throughout Australia and overseas, including the Tokyo Irodori collection. Marion has recently been selected to attend a residency at the Vermont Studio Centre, USA later this year. Read more in Marion’s bio (attached). CHAPMAN Marion_Bio The Equipment List is attached below. 2018 MChapman Materials list Watercolour workshop Kiama Art Soc Payment... read more

OLD FIRE STATION EXHIBITION – 30th NOVEMBER

LAST FIRE STATION EXHIBITION FOR 2017. What a great date so close to Christmas. Entry is free but you must put your name on the sitting roster. There’s sure to be lots of people around. Please download your entry form and contact Heather. ph 42 322 692   mob 0438 322 692   Old Fire Station Registration... read more

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