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.
AGM is on Monday 13th 2017 at the Old Town Hall Faringdon from 7pm (meeting starts 7.30. All welcome. Please come and participate in the planning for the coming year.
Membership renewal is due on January 31st 2017 please go to membership page for instructions and forms
2016 Annual Exhibition link
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
This months featured artists are: Kyrstyna Dembny
and Aileen Dunne
Trip: 6th March Royal Academy “Revolution: Russian Art” Main gallery and “America after the Fall” Sackler Wing. Details
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