2017 Summer Workshops Sponsored by Derwent

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Pastel Society Sponsors Derwent have kindly agreed to sponsor the Summer Workshops held at St George's College Weybridge Rd, Addlestone, Surrey KT15 2QS

A special series of Pastel Workshops for the amateur and professional artist, tutored by members of the Pastel Society. The workshops cover a wide range of subjects and run from 10.30-4.00pm.
Participants should bring a packed lunch and their normal range of materials. Drawing boards and easels will be provided. Models will be available but for landscape subjects participants are recommended to bring sketches to work from

Monday August 21 - John Tookey -  Improving your Pastel Painting, Landscapes & Interiors WORKSHOP FULLY BOOKED

Tuesday August 22 - Jeannette Hayes - Landscape Abstraction WORKSHOP FULLY BOOKED

Wednesday August 23 - Caroline Bays - Full figure costume in charcoal & graphite pencil

Thursday August 24 - Sue Relph - Life & Portrait Drawing for all abilities

Friday August 25 - Antony Williams - Developing Portraits

PASTEL WORKSHOP FEES - Early booking advisable
£60 per day or £55 per day if booking four.
*Reduced fee for Friends of the Pastel Society are £55 per day or £50 per day if booking four or more.

Contact Sue Relph
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TEL: 07711 360 379/01344 890 883.

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Featured Artist

Jeannette Hayes
Hayes Jeannette Yesterday
' Yesterday '
by Jeannette Hayes

 

Jeannette Hayes PPS 

Biographical Details:

Born in Sweden 1962 Studied Foundation Studies at the Royal Berkshire College of Art B.A (Hons) Fine Art/ Painting at Kingston University
President and Publicity Secretary of THE PASTEL SOCIETY

Societies:

The Pastel Society

Artist's Statement:

Alive with a dynamic expressive energy the landscapes of Jeannette Hayes resonate with a liberated optimistic creativity.
In works that are constructed out of lines and blocks of evocative colour, abstract activity is finely balanced with landscape reference. A love of the exquisiteness and drama of the natural world conveys itself in the drawn marks, gestures and accents of colour. Colour plays a central role - titles often contain a colour: ‘Spring Green’, ‘Orange Mousa’, or ‘Blue Snowing’ - setting an ambient mood to the recording of her experience of a place. This gives the works a poetic quality that is in keeping with the way they were conceived.

Selected Exhibitions:

Dulwich Picture Gallery, Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh The Discerning Eye, London Diorama Gallery Bartley Drey Gallery Chelsea Art Society The Society of Wildlife Artists Annual Exhibition Carlyle Gallery The Gallery, Mayfair Pond Galleries ART LONDON The Arts Club, Dover Street The Bedale Gallery Galerie Aaders, La Garde Freinet, France Manor House Gallery Hampshire Art Fair Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate Beverley Knowles Fine Art, London The Salt House Gallery, St Ives St David’s Hall, Cardiff Piers Feetham Gallery Alresford Gallery Linda Blackstone Gallery Southampton City Art Gallery Frost and Reed, London Royal Academy of Arts (Summer Exhibition) Gallery LeFort, Bath Martin’s Gallery, Cheltenham Artwave West, Dorset Lion Street Gallery, Hay on Wye The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition, Mall Galleries, London

Selected Awards and Prizes:

Adam & Company/ Spectator Art Prize, Edinburgh 1992 Unison Pastel Materials Award, Pastel Society 2000, 2002 The Arts Club Award, Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2004, 2010 The Debra Manifold Memorial Award, Pastel Society 2005, 2008 Ages Reeve Memorial – Chelsea Art Society 2005 The Henri Roche Pastel Award, Pastel Society 2012 The Derwent Award, Pastel society 2014

Website:

www.jeannettehayes.com 

Images Shown on Welcome Page (Detail  only):

'The Avenue'
'Orange Hill'
'Orange Walk'
'Red Sun'
'Spring Hedge'
'Blue Hills'

     


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