Meetings and Events

Programme of Events

From April to November each year the club holds a series of monthly evening meetings and monthly workshops on a Saturday. Subject to space, visitors are welcome to join both evening meetings and workshops.

Evening Events take place in the Blue Room Community Centre, Bath St. Stonehaven. Members are free, Visitors £2.50

Tea, Coffee and biscuits served.

Wednesday 13th March – Club AGM  Speaker – Judy Kyle NUART Exhbition Aberdeen

Wednesday 10th April – Danny McShane – ‘Plein Air Watercolour’

Wednesday 8th May – Kathryn McFarlane – Collage

Wednesday 12th June – Catherine Roberts – ‘The Alexander Technique in Art’

26th July – 4th August – Annual Exhibition

Wednesday 11th September – Violet Reid ‘Life as a Life Model’

Wednesday 9th October – Deb Munro – ‘Mixed Media Landscape’

Wednesday  13th November – Ian Withall – ‘Digital Art’

Wednesday 11th December – Christmas Party

Wednesday 12th March 2025 – Club AGM

Covid 19. Please be mindful of members and vistors who may wish to socially distance at indoor events. Hand Sanitizer will be available.


Evening Events

We meet on the second Wednesday of April, May, June, September, October and November at the Blue Room in Stonehaven Community Centre, Bath St. Stonehaven, from 7.30pm until 9.30pm when members and visitors can come along and see a demo by a practising artist, or a talk on an art-related topic, with visuals and usually plenty of questions.  Tea / coffee is served and visitors are most welcome – £2.50

Sketching in Company

We continue our casual sketching in company event, held every third Monday evening of the month from 7pm to 9pm in the Lounge for Members only – ground floor at Stonehaven Community Centre. This is an informal event where members are able to come together to create art and have a natter. Tea, Coffee and biscuits provided. Our next meetings are as follows:

Monday 18th March

Monday 15th April

Monday 20th May

Monday 17th June

Monday 15th July

Monday 19th August

Monday 16th September

Monday 21st October.

Monday 18th November.

We will resume again in January 2025.



Weekend Workshops

  1. Sat 20th April – Helen Jackson Willow Weaving Make your own garlic basket. Additional cost £6 per person. This workshop will be split into two groups of 6 over the day. 10:00-12:30 and 13:00-15:30
  2. Sat 11th May – Rita Kermack “The Landscape Within Me” Monoprint and collage – Make your own collage paper to create your composition. Additional £5 charge to cover cost of materials.
  3. Sat 29th June – Katie Hammond ‘Nature Inspired Encaustic Wax & Mixed Media Painting’ 10:30-15:30 Small additional charge for wooden panels.
  4. Sun 22nd April Victoria Wylie Hale TBC
  5. Sat 19th Oct – Kathryn McFarlane “Contemporary Collage”
  6. Sat 9th November – Stephen Redpath ‘Wild, wet and free – exploring how to loosen up your watercolours’

Location of workshops St James Church Hall, Arbuthnott St, Stonehaven
They run from 10am till 4pm with 1 hour for lunch
Booking must be made through the Events Cordinator. Costs are £35 pp

Priority is given to members but non members may fill any vacant places.



Annual Exhibition

The highlight of the club calendar is the Annual Exhibition.  This year  2023, the Exhibition will once again take place in person at the Upper Town Hall, Stonehaven from July 29th to August 6th.    We still have an online Gallery of images for sale.135

Previous Events

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Evening Events

Weekend Workshops