WHO WE ARE
Guildford Art Society began in 1923 and has a current membership of 235 artists practising and non-practising, amateur and professional. The Society offers a full programme of demonstrations, talks, workshops and two exhibitions annually and is an open and social as well as creative organisation.
We were established to encourage the visual arts, painting, sculpture and crafts. To that end the Committee arranges physical and on-line demonstrations, outdoor painting days, workshops and exhibitions. Members also get together informally and organise their own events, social and craft related.
The purpose of this open website is to present to the general public and our members, our news, information about events, to show members' artworks in our gallery and give guidance on making contact with us.
SUBMIT ARTWORK - 3 IMAGES PER ARTIST
Challenge for May is....Air see Blog page for details.
BECOME A MEMBER.
The process is simple. Go to the Membership Page and download an application form. That gives us information about you which lets us communicate with you. You can then take part in any activities, join any groups as you wish and make your own suggestions as to what we should be doing.
You can also look at our Members' Facebook page by clicking here.
Chairman Sinclair Webster's Painting - Making the Crossing
Image of the Month - by Maggie Butler
Every block of stone has a statue inside it and it is the task of the sculptor to discover it.
Merrow C of E Infant School’s Easter Egg Colouring Competition - April 2021
This competition was judged by Guildford Art Society. Photos are show below of the winning entries from Merrow C of E Infant School’s Easter Egg Colouring Competition.
Year R Winners - Jenson & Ava: Year 1 Winners - Mason & Nika: Year 2 Winners - Lola & Euan
A big thank you to all the pupils who took part!
Friday Group News from Annmarie
We hope to resume our normal Friday meeting at Shalford in September 2021.
Thursday Group News from Cathy Brook
The Covid-19 scenario means the Thursday Art Group at St Catherine's Hall will not meet until the autumn 2020 term. It is hoped that the group might resume sometime in 2021.
Many of our next Society demonstrations will be on line digital presentations.
Please click on and look at the rearranged Programme for the rest of 2021. Members can take part in the digital and on-line demonstrations. There are no limits about the numbers who can sign in.
Members can submit images for the members' main gallery through the Webmaster. If you wish to submit images then look at the Webmaster's contact page to see how to do it or read the notes above again.
Show your paintings at the offices of RSM Guildford
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If you want to know about other arts events in Guildford then click on this artsegg.uk link to learn more.