27th January 2017Robert Lodge showed us how to paint a landscape in an impressionist style. For the review, please visit our blog pages.
25th November 2016Jane French gave us an excellent portrait demonstration using oils. For the review, please visit our blog pages.
30th September 2016
Our President Franklyn J Scott gave us an interesting and informative talk about his work, with emphasis on his local artwork. In-depth review on our blog pages.
19th October 2015Our art exhibition was a success this year with good sales of paintings and greetings cards. The Dorothy Reynolds Tankard, which is presented to the Visitor's Choice winner was won by Bob Morley.
In the picture from left to right are: Ken Lilley (Chairman), Frank Bingley (Exhibition Secretary) and club member Eleanor Fenn.
27th March 2015
This year's club competition based on "Architecture" was won jointly by Frank Bingley, David Coleman and Alan Walker.
27th February 2015
Guest speaker and demonstrator was Geoff Beasley, who showed us how to use charcoal for portraiture, followed by an Ala-prima oil portrait.
30 January 2015
We were very fortunate to have Vic Bearcroft this evening, who showed us how he produces these wonderful wild animal portraits using pastels on velour paper. Vic is a very interesting and skilful demonstrator. He completed this work during this evening and very kindly donated it to the club.
17-19 October 2013
We reach a milestone with our 50th anniversary exhibition in the Harborough Theatre. This was easily our most successful event for many years with sales in excess of £1000! Our special guest for the Gala event on the evening of Thursday 17th was well known local artist Peter Welton. This year, we even got a huge cake to mark the 50 year celebration.
19 September 2013
26 April 2013
At this month's meeting, we were treated to something quite different. Mo Gardner showed us how to carve a face out of a lightweight celcon breeze block. After an interesting and informative introduction, Mo carved out this rather pleasant looking fellow in just over an hour.
30 November 2012
Geoff Herickx amazed us with this oil painting in a demonstration this evening. Starting from a thickly gesso-primed blank canvas, thinly washed with a deep orange/red base coat, he went on to produce this wonderful Turner styled seascape in less than two hours!
18 October 2012
Exhibition Open Night. Members enjoying our social event are (from left to right) Suzie Corke, David & Pat Evans, Exhibition Secretary Frank Bingley, President Frank Scott, Chairman Michael Edwards and Committee member Carole White.
28 September 2012
We were very fortunate to have Geoff Beasley give us a portrait demonstration at our meeting this evening. First David posed for a charcoal work, followed by Louise for a pastel drawing in this shot here. Demonstrations like these are a common and popular event at our monthly meetings.
3 August 2011
'En plien air' event at Kibworth Windmill. Read the blog here: Blog
March 2011 - April 2011
Display of member's artwork in the Market Harborough Building Society foyer.
21-23 October 2010
Our annual 3 day exhibition held in the Harborough Theatre was a huge success! See the full story published in the Harborough Mail here: