Thursday, 5 August 2010

BAASA Gauteng news


Dear members, 

1. Please remember this Saturday's talk: 
“Wild flowers and succulents of the Magaliesburg and Gauteng” 

When: Saturday 7th August     
Time:9.00 for 9.30
Where:  Norscot Manor Gallery (home of the Watercolour Society)
16B Penguin Drive, Norscot Recreational Centre, Fourways

Our guest speaker will be Judd Kirkel, who will offer us a visual treat and informative talk on “Wild flowers and succulents of the Magaliesburg and Gauteng”.
Judd is inspired to educate the public to conserve and promote an awareness of our unique South African flora through landscaping and photography. He gives regular talk and is a specialist tour guide.

For more info on Judd Kirkel click here.




OTHER ART NEWS AND HAPPENINGS:


2.You are invited to attend the 2010 ROTARY ART FESTIVAL @ HYDE PARK


Several of our members are exhibiting artworks at this show, so pop in and show them some support.

Click on poster to enlarge
For a taste of what will be on show click here!


3. Free watercolour demo presented by the 
Centurion branch of WSSA




Cheryl  Curnick is a long standing member of the Watercolour Society, of which she also was the chairman, and she is an Associate and a Fellow. She is an established art teacher and has developed new and interesting techniques, some of which is not to be found in books. She will demonstrate these techniques at our meeting.


So bring all your friends and fellow painters and come and enjoy a wonderful afternoon while watching these techniques being demonstrated by an expert.
The artworks created at the workshop will be auctioned to cover costs so bring your purses and buy a good piece of art.
WHAT to bring: a notebook and pen, a mug for tea and a plate, and if you feel like it a plate of eats will be appreciated.


Bring as many friends as possible.


Cost: It is FREE!


When: 21 AUGUST 2010


Where: Voortrekker Hall, Glover Ave. Centurion.


Time:  13h30 until 16h30



For contact numbers to book a seat please email baasa.gau(at)gmail.com and I will pass on the numbers to you.