Founded in 1964 for all those interested in art in Faringdon and The Vale, Faringdon Art Society (FAS) is run on a 'not for profit' basis and currently has over one hundred members.
The society welcomes anyone with an interest in art, whether two or three dimensional and whether they be a leisure artist, a professional, or just someone that enjoys seeing how artists create their work.
The following FAS artists are taking part in Oxford Artweeks, details of all venues and times can be found here
Please follow the links to find out more about individual sites
Great Coxwell Artists including FAS members Shelagh Baxter Delia Taylor-Brook, Karen Vogt Jo Webster Pam and Derek Pepper. More information
Yvonne Robinson more information
Michelle Wallington more information Please note at different venue and dates to Artweeks catalogue
Map of venues in Faringdon area
DROP IN DATES
May 3 - 10 - 17 - 24 - 31
June 7 - 14 - 21 - 28
July 5 - 12
2016 Annual Exhibition link
This months featured artists are:
Sheila Isabel Irigoyen Zozaya
and Val Hughes Val has recently added new pictures to her gallery do please take a look.
Workshop: White line woodcut with Helen Pakeman on Monday May 15th Details
Trip: Next trip is: July 6th FAS Trip: Dulwich Picture Gallery “Sargent: the Watercolours” Details
The Drop In/Painting in Company: The Drop In is held at 10:00 at the United Church Hall and is a morning open to both members and non members who wish to paint in company with each other. There is a pause for coffee/tea and an opportunity to chat during the session. Each session costs £3 to cover the cost of the hall and tea/coffee/milk and biscuits. Please bring your own mug. Dates this term :
January: 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th
February: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd
March: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
Courses/Workshops run by members:
Mike Skidmore: for details of Mike's workshops on painting "Still life" and "Portraits" in oils and painting holidays go to Mike's workshop page