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The aim of the group is to develop our skills and knowledge in drawing and painting, from the total beginner to the more experienced, using various mediums in an atmosphere of mutual help and encouragement. Above all, we intend to have fun!

The Painting Group meets in the Scout and Guide Headquarters in Matlock Green every Wednesday from 10.00 a.m. to 12 noon.

There is a charge of £1.50 per member per week to cover the cost of room hire and refreshments.

The groups' coordinator is Gill Oldroyd, who can be contacted by email by clicking on her name, or by telephone on 01629 734160.

Each month we have a different "theme" whereby members can work on a painting - either at home or in class. On one of the monthly sessions we have a mini-workshop.

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Themes for 2018 include:

January

Mixed Media, plus Print Workshop

February

Animals

March

Material Swatch

April

Celebration

May

Hot Stuff

June

Sea

July

Wet in wet landscape demonstration

August

..... summer break ....

September

Fruit and vegetables plus portrait workshop

October

Collage, plus collage workshop

November

Pantomime

December

Christmas Fuddle

Industry...

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Encaustic Painting ( painting in hot wax) by Anne Ibrahim

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Members of the Painting Group with the artist Jenny Oldknow

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Please note that a second painting group, known as the Art Group, meets weekly on Tuesday mornings. For more details please click here.

Last updated on 4 January, 2018
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