Art@The Venue

First of the six Spring workshops on Friday at The Venue, Laurencekirk. Two new artists participating this year and a great atmosphere in the group. This year the theme ‘What makes a Materpiece?’ looks at the work of two of the ‘greats’: Turner and Van Gogh.Looking forward to Friday already!

139th RSW Open Annual Exhibition

Looking forward to the Opening on Sunday, 29th. The Exhibition is in The Lower Galleries, The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh and runs from Monday 30th December till 30th January, 2020

New Work

Busy preparing work for the forthcoming 139th Annual RSW Winter exhibition. The Exhibition which is held in the Lower Galleries of The Royal Scottish Academy, The Mound, Edinburgh, runs from December 29th 2019 till 3o0h January, 2020.

RSW Council

Thoroughly enjoyed my first RSW Council meeting on 23rd in the Glasgow Arts Club. Made to feel very welcome by all.


Excellent meeting on Saturday. Aberdeen Artists’ Society is in good heart & I look forward to our exhibition in the ‘new’ Aberdeen Art Gallery in Summer of 2020.

SAA Award

Pleased to learn that Snowclouds over The Grampians, which won the Best Landscape in the Professional category of the Society’s Artists’ of the Year 2019, is to be exhibited in the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham from 31st October till 3rd November. The work – which is one of the series featured on the Home