Workshops and Classes
14 - 15 July North side
16 - 17 July South side
is a passionate and dedicated teacher and is always in high demand for
his popular and informative workshops. He is constantly requested to
travel throughout Australia and overseas to teach and encourage willing
He has been invited to participate in many group and solo exhibitions throughout Australia and overseas.
by his peers and art lovers alike, for his ability to produce
award-winning works in Watercolour, Oil and Pastel, Ross has been
described in Australian Artist Magazine - July, 2005, as 'one of
Australia's great prize-winning all-rounders'
The Watercolour Society invites Ross to conduct workshops on a regular basis due to his popularity and teaching skills
22 - 23 October - South side
the past fifteen years Annette has been teaching watercolor painting
and drawing and helping others discover this wonderful medium.
Annette’s paintings are displayed in private collections throughout
Australia and Europe. She has won many awards and has contributed an
eight page feature article in Australian Artist Magazine. She paints a
variety of subject matter, her main focus being to capture the play of
light and shadow, eliminating all unnecessary detail to reveal the
essence of her subject.
For enquiries about any of these workshops, please phone Phil Cawthan on 3289 2175
or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Watercolour classes on the
Tutor: Kevin Smith
58 Fernberg Road,
Classes begin on 23rd February, and runs for 6 weeks.
Watercolour classes on the
Shirley Charlton has classes on the south side in 2016.
Times: 9am to noon on Saturdays.
$150 members $180 non members
Shirley teaches beginners to intermediate levels.
She is an international artist and is a professional tutor, based in Brisbane, Australia.
love for the sea and water comes through in her watercolours, while
her figure painting show clean and vibrant strokes.
has demonstrated and taught painting for many schools and institutions,
including the USQ McGregor Schools, as well as the Watercolour Society
of Queensland. Shirley has had articles on painting published in the
Australian Artist Magazine and the Quest Magazine overseas.
Exhibitions and Galleries
Annual Watercolour Exhibition
Mt Coot-tha Botanical Gardens
Free entry. Pop up coffee shop
Thursday-Fri ...10am-4pmSaturday-Sunday 9am-4pm
Rain Clouds Over Black Alley Rock
Artist: Natasha Hodgson
Artist: Anne Roberts
The Society's online Art Gallery exhibits paintings shown in past Queensland Watercolour Society Exhibitions.
The online Members' Gallery shows artworks of Society members who wish to display and sell their artwork.
A summer morning
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You will receive updates and can comment as well.
Southside Casual Painting Group
Meets every first and third Thursday at
The Hub, 140 Weller Rd, Tarragindi
from 9:00 am to 12:00 midday.
For more information about this group,
please contact Judy Gower on 0428 320 066
Next General Meeting
Ashgrove Public Library,
87 Amarina Ave, Ashgrove
The topic for a chance to win the $50 voucher for this meeting is
"Street scape" .
Paintings must have been completed within the last 12 months to qualify.
The Office @ The Hub
140 Weller Rd, Tarragindi Qld 4121
Opening Hours (Office and Library): every Thursday 10.00am - 2.00pm when
Secretary, Judy Gower and Librarian, Ross Smith will be present.
Also, the Library is open every third Saturday of the month 9.00am - 11.00am. Come and borrow/return books and DVD's and have a cuppa.
At each General Meeting a theme is agreed to, or a photo is distributed, and members undertake to paint this and display their work at the following General Meeting.
Become a member of the Watercolour Society of Queensland
The Society extends a warm invitation to all people who enjoy the art of watercolour painting, to join us and take part in our events and activities.
Annual Membership: $55.00
For Subscription enquiries, please contact Judy Gower Ph: 04283
Western Suburbs Painting Group (WSPG)
Meets every second Tuesday of the month in the Brookfield Showgrounds Art Pavilion.
Alternate Tuesdays, the group meets for Plein Air painting.
Contact Nev Logan on 33782541 or email: email@example.com
Weekly Casual Painting Group at Chermside
Currently (2014), this group is unable to accept new members owing to the capacity of the venue.
En Plein Air Group:
The next meeting
time and place to be decided.
Contact Margaret - 3359 1648