Chariman of LAS Vernon Lever
tea break

Chairman Vernon Lever and members socialising during the tea break
PROGRAMME 2018 - 19

LAS Demonstrators and Exhibition 2018-19

18 April CHRISTINE LESTER Mixed Media Known for her figurative paintings of animals and people, but always trying out new styles and subjects. Christine will be teaching at Pin Mill later this year and exhibiting at Snape Maltings.

16 May JOHN GLOVER Portrait After an early career working as a freelance illustrator for prominent publishers, John turned to portraiture. He is a highly accomplished and respected professional portrait painter whose subjects have included people from all walks of life, official portraits, or smaller or more intimate family groups. His work ranges from capturing the character and dignity of age to the innocence of childhood.

20 June GEOFF THORPE Watercolour Landscape A well known local artist and demonstrator from Harwich who works in all media, paints a landscape in watercolour. Geoff will also give a workshop on 22nd September on watercolour landscape.

18 July JOHN SHAVE Landscape in oils John paints in a modern impressionistic style, capturing atmosphere and mood, evocative of a place or moment in time and has won many awards. John is a member of the esteemed Wapping Group of Artists and the East Anglian Marine Artists.

18-27 Aug. Annual Art Exhibition in St Peter’s and St Paul’s Church, Lavenham.

19 Sept. JIM PATTERSON from The Two Rivers Paper Company Jim, owner operator of the company is an experienced and humerous speaker and as an accomplished watercolourist and draftsman provides a wealth of information on all types of watercolour paper.

17 October MARY-ANNE BARTLETT Art Safari in Watercolour A leading UK – based wildlife and travel artist from Woodbridge, who leads painting and drawing tours to among other places, Africa, Asia, the Arctic and Antartica.

21 Nov. DAVID HYDE Acrylic Professional wildlife and landscape artist and experienced tutor and demonstrator

6 Dec. Christmas Lunch Venue to be advised.

16 Jan 2019 FRANCES VINCENT Graphite Frances draws lifelike depictions of animals and pets using graphite pencils. Her skill is being able to capture the life and personality of the animals she draws.

20 Feb. BRIN EDWARDS Acrylic Much of Brin’s inspiration comes from the beautiful Suffolk countryside in which he lives. He depicts the natural world in a loose and atmospheric way but also illustrates the natural life around him in a more precise illustrative approach.

20 March A.G.M.