Artists In Action

Artists In Action: Rare Demonstrations By Leading Artists

21 – 23 February 2013


  • This event is organised by Emthonjeni Trust to raise funds for people suffering from the effects of HIV/AIDS in the Eastern Cape. This event follows on from the successful Art in Aid of AIDS exhibitions which have been held for the last four years


  • Portraits in Charcoal and Pastel”  Thursday 21st February, 2.30 to 4.45pm* :£10

Demonstration by Sheila Bryant


  • “Introduction to Raku” Friday 22nd February 9.30 to 11.45am* : £10

Talk illustrated with samples and designs by Lucy King


  • “Painting Sheep”  Friday 22nd February 2.30 to 4.45pm* : £10

Demonstration in acrylics by Katharine Dove


  • “Living the Dream – Nature in Art”  Friday 22nd February from 6.30 to 8.30pm: £7

A social evening with wine and talk by Simon Trapnell Director of Nature in Art


  • The Wet Urban Landscape” Saturday 23rd February from 09.30 to 11.45am*: £10

Demonstration in water colour by Robert Goldsmith


  • Work by featured artists will be on sale and a break with complimentary refreshments included
  • Only 25 spaces available per demo session

To book: please send a cheque in favour of Emthonjeni Trust to Mrs Val Gower at 9 Kings Road, Cheltenham GL52 6BH and/or enquire re places at 01242 521533

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What’s Next?

  • Maintenance The east turret is in need of repair to prevent rain leaking in when the wind is in the ‘wrong’ direction. We hope to get this done during gallery downtime.
  • Hire Dates for 2022 The release of dates for hiring the gallery in 2022 is under review pending the availability of dates for events in the gardens.
  • New gallery layout

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