August 2019 Meeting

Date – Sunday 4 August 2019

Time – 1:30pm to 4:00 pm

Venue – Coldstream Community Centre, Kelso Street, Coldstream – Melways Map 281 B10

Demonstration – This month, our demonstrator will be Rob Candy, who focus on watercolour.

Born in Melbourne, Rob began painting watercolours at Ku-ring-gai Arts Centre during the 1980’s with Owen Thompson, and at the Royal Art Society of New South Wales with Frederic Bates OAM.  He has a degree in Geography and this informs his analysis of and appreciation for the landscape.

Rob has been a  featured artist in the Australian Artist magazine, most recently in 2012. He has also been a featured artist in the Australian Artist magazine in October 1996, June 2002, September 2004 and November 2005.  The most recent of these articles examined his painting from Tuscany.

Rob is a member of the:

       Australian Watercolour Institute

            Royal Art Society of NSW

Watercolour Society of Victoria

      Victorian Artist Society 

Rob has judged many art shows, including Lane Cove Art Society

With his wealth of knowledge and experience, Rob is sure to inspire us to try some innovative watercolour techniques we have not previously tried.

Entry Fees – Members – $6 Visitors – $10