Events


Three Day Summer Painting School

Saturday 4th August - Monday 6th August

Details and booking form will be sent to all members in the post.


Friday Lecture Programme

All talks take place in the Southwold Methodist Church Hall at 2.30 in the afternoon, except for The President’s Evening, which is at 7.30 p.m. on 18th May.

Friday, 26th January at 2.30 p.m. Painter’s Surgery with Jack Stephenson

This is an opportunity for members to bring one or two recent paintings which will be discussed with Jack and fellow painters.


Friday, 23rd February at 2.30 p.m. Adrian Mutch – A Review of the Years

Artist and teacher, Adrian Mutch will present an illustrated talk in which he will look back over his painting career and review the continuous changes of his various styles and interests.


Friday, 23rd March at 2.30 p.m. Eric Ravilious

Jeremy Greenwood will present an illustrated talk on the life and work of the watercolour painter, book designer, illustrator and war artist, Eric Ravilious.


Friday, 27th April at 2.30 p.m. What makes a good painting and why bother trying to paint one? Annual General Meeting

After the A.G.M., Andrew Pitt will give a personal view of what makes a good painting and suggest what drives many of us to continue painting.


Friday, 27th April at 2.30 p.m. What makes a good painting and why bother trying to paint one? Annual General Meeting

Our President will entertain us again with insights into artists and paintings.


Life Drawing

This weekly group meet in Reydon Village Hall, at 4.30 p.m. for a 2 hour session on Thursdays. They will resume activities after Christmas on 11th January for a 10 week term, with a half-term break. Open to all Art Circle members - £45 for 10 sessions or £7.50 per session. Contact the organiser, Lesley Fisher on 01502 724638 for more details.

Portrait Group

The first meeting after Christmas will be on Monday, 8th January. The group meet every Monday – 10 a.m. for 2 hours. The painting sessions take place in the Guide Hut in Cautley Road, Southwold; £3 per session. There is no need to register; just turn up if interested.

Saturday Workshops

The first meeting after Christmas will be on Monday, 8th January. The group meet every Monday – 10 a.m. for 2 hours. The painting sessions take place in the Guide Hut in Cautley Road, Southwold; £3 per session. There is no need to register; just turn up if interested.