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.
This months featured artists are:
and Derek Pepper
Urban sketching in June and July Details
Trip: Next trip is: July 6th FAS Trip: Dulwich Picture Gallery “Sargent: the Watercolours” Details POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 21st
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