All Chandlers Ford Art Group activities have been Cancelled until further notice

Archive Demonstration Programme


24th January-Lynne Davies- Animals- acrylic.
Competition Animals

28th February- Helen Talbot- Different ways to explain a subject
Competition- Skyscape

28th March- Jake Winkle- Venice- watercolour
Competition- spring

Wednesday 25th April Ronnie Ireland
Painting with an open mind
Member's competition- Street Scene

Wednesday 23rd May- AGM

Wednesday 27th June- Lynn Friel
Preparing for an exhibition
Member's competition- Summer

Wednesday 25th July- Judy Tate
Soft Pastel with Mixed Media under painting
Member's competition- Still Life

Wednesday 26th September- Colin Brown
Landscape- Acrylic
Member's competition-Landscape

Wednesday 24th October- was due to be a demonstration by Trevor Waugh
Figures in a setting in watercolour
Member's competition-Figures (unfortunately however this demo was cancelled....)

Wednesday 28th November- was due to be Tony Parsons demonstrating
a coastal seascape in oil. This demonstration has now been replaced
by Trevor Waugh doing a demo of figures in a setting in watercolour.
There will be 2 member's competitions -Figures and Seascape


25th January- Alan Langford- Draught Horses-drawing & painting (watercolour)
Member's Competition-Animals

22nd February- Kirstin White- Local Scene (watercolour)
Member's Competition- Local Scene

22nd March- Lawrence Belbin- Coastal Scene
Member's Competition- Coastal Scene

26th April- Jamel Akib- Figure in Costume- multiple media
Member's Competition- Costume

28th June- Geoff Hunt- Ships and the sea- oil
Competition- Seascape

26th July- Christine Forbes- Abstract- acrylic ink and watercolour
Competition- abstract

27th Sepember- Susan Meredith- Cityscape - mixed media
Competition- Townscape

25th October- David Bellamy- Winter Landscape- watercolour
Competition- landscape

22nd November- Sarah Janavicius- Design & Production of greetings cards. Competition Winter
Competition- Winter


27th January 2016 Gerry Dudgeon- Interpreting the landscape in golden acrylics with some oil pastel, bar and charcoal

24th February 2016 Alison Board Animals  (Ink)

23rd March 2016 Stephen Cheeseman Sport (Oil pastels)
Member's Competition- Action

27th April 2016 Sera Knight Musician (Mixed media- acrylic and collage)
Member's Competition-Music

25th May 2016- Annual General Meeting- Followed by Wendy Bramall- Illustrating Natural History

22nd June 2016 - David Parfitt- Landscape (watercolour)
Member's Competition- Landscape

27th July 2016- Colin Brown- Skylines (acrylic)
Member's Competition- Townscape

28th September- Dee Cowell- Dynamic Flowers (Ink & Mixed Media)
Member's Competition- Flowers

26th October- Jeremy Sanders- Light & Colour, Beach (Oil)
Member's Competition- Seaside

23rd November- Soraya French- Cafe (Mixed Media)
Member's Competition- Interior


28th January- Geoff Read- Photography for the artist (No Members Competition)- CANCELLED

25th February- Joe Francis Dowden- Audience Choice of subject in Watercolour- (Members Competition- Light and shade)

25th March- Lindsey Cole- Trees, Flowers and Foliage using Mixed Media - (Members Competition- Flowers and Gardens)

22nd April- Jamel Akib- Portrait using Pastel- (Members Competition- Portrait)

27th May-Annual General Meeting- The Camden Town Group - Slides and talk by Tim Craven

24th June 2015 Steven Foster- Semi abstract landscape (Oil over Acrylic)
Member's Competition- Towards Abstract

22nd July 2015 Trevor Waugh Sand and water (Watercolour)
Member's Competition- On the beach

23rd September 2015 Hashim Akib Street scene (Acrylic) Member's Competition-Townscape

28th October 2015 Sarah Janavicius Dragonfly,
Member's Competition-Nature

25th November 2015 Bridget Woods Landscape, Collage and textural art   (Water colour)
Member's Competition-Life model

Demonstrations 2019 winners

January 2019 demonstration was by Julia Cassells who painted a lovely painting of flamingos using water colours.
Julia Cassells- Demo Jan 2019

Susie James - Demo winner Jan 2019

The competition theme was Wildlife/ Animals. Susie James was judged by Julia as the winner.

February 2019 demonstration was by Lindsay J Cole who did a wonderful, really ambitious demo of three paintings of skies in Oils, acrylics and watercolours.
The Oil and Acrylic paintings are below.
Lindsay Cole- demo 2/2019 Skies- oil
Skies - Lindsay Cole, demo- Fen 2019

The competition theme was Weather. Pat Kelly was judged by Lindsay as the winner.

Hidden Valley

2018- Demonstration winners!

November 2018 demonstration was by Trevor Vaugh who did a wonderful and very entertaining demonstration in water colour. His subject was Venice and he concentrated on quick, 'loose' brush strokes to demonstrate painting people and groups of people.

Trevor Waugh- Demo Nov 2018

We had two competition themes this month as last month's demo was cancelled.

Figures- Ann Schefer was judged by Trevor as the winner and
Seascape- Gill Evattwas judged by Trevor as the winner.

Choir Boys
Beach scene- demo winner 2018

October 2018 demonstration was cancelled

September 2018 demonstration was by Colin Brown who demonstrated a wonderful vibrant painting of Stour Head in acrylic paints.

Colin Brown - demo Sept 2018

The competition theme was Landscape. Richard Cook was judged by Colin as the winner.

Richard Cook - Sept 2018 winner

July 2018 demonstration was by Judy Tate who demonstrated a lovely free painting of Alliums using soft pastels and an acrylic ink under painting.

Alliums- Judt Tate- July 2018

The competition theme was Still Life. Wendy Hayward was judged by Judy as the winner.

June 2018 demonstration was by Lynn Friel on preparing for an exhibition. A wonderful interactional and friendly demonstration.
The competition theme was Summer. Jocelyn Halfpenny was judged by Lynn as the winner.

April 2018 demonstration was by Ronnie Ireland. It was on the subject of Painting with an Open Mind. Ronnie did a wonderful demonstration in acrylic with big brushes of a seated woman with another figure across her lap. He painted very freely and his only thoughts were that the painting should show caring. It was very inspiring!

Ronnie Ireland- Half time
Ronnie Ireland , Demonstration, April 2018

Ronnie Ireland , Demonstration, April 2018

The competition theme was Street Scene. Mike Brown was judged by Ronnie as the winner.
Street Scene- Winner April 2018- Mike Brown

March 2018 demonstration was by Jake Winkle who did a great demonstration painting Venice in watercolour.
Jake Winkle- demonstration March 2018

The competition theme was Spring. Susie James was judged by Jake as the winner.
Susie- winner March 2018

February 2018 a very interesting discussion was by Helen Talbot. She talked about different ways to describe a subject.
The competition theme was Skyscape. Tony Eaton was judged by Helen as the winner.
Mrkan, Cavtat, Croatia

January 2018 demonstration was by Lynne Davis who did a wonderful demonstration painting a sheep!
Demonstration- Lynne Davis - sheep

The competition theme was Landscape. Ruth Lewis was judged by Lynne as the winner.
Ruth Lewis- winner Jan 2018- sheep