June - July News

Jayne Perkins PS News

Jayne Perkins PS has a work ‘Dartmoor Dream' (see above) in the Green Hill Arts Exhibition and the dates are:

21st June - 31st August

10am - 4pm Wednesday- Saturday.

Tel: 01647 440775

Fore Street, Moretonhampstead, TQ13 8LL



Moira Huntly PPPS RI RSMA News

Moira is taking part in the Summer Exhibition at the Eion Stewart Fine Art Gallery in Stonehaven  on the NE coast (south of Aberdeen)  29th June - 9 AUGUST 2024  


Still Life with Tamarillow Fruit - Pastel - 33 x 44.5cm

She will also be showing work in Llanbedrog  N. Wales at Oriel Plas Glyn y Weddw  17 JULY - 6 October


Autumn Fields Gwent - Pastel -33 x 33cm


Halla Shafey PS News

Glimpses of Paradise

1. One of my large paintings (attached measuring  80cm x120cm has been selected for Egypt’s  44th General Exhibition. The work will be on show for two months in the Ministry of Culture’s Palace of Arts in the heart of Cairo

2. I have been entrusted by the Ministry of Culture of Egypt to be a member of the Steering/Selection Committee of the Luxor International Art Symposium 2024.
This renowned international art residency is an annual gathering of international and Egyptian artists who stay in Luxor for two weeks in the winter to paint, inspired by the rich history/culture and scenery of this ancient city. The event includes visits to famous sites, plein-air painting/sketching by the Nile, artist demos/presentations, mingling with local artists/students and sampling local culture/cuisine and concludes with an exhibition of works produced. 


Michele Ashby PS News


Michele Ashby's Pastel 'Tied' has won the best in show at the IAPS
"Tied" by Michele Ashby, Prix de Pastel, IAPS 12th Master Circle Division - 2024 IAPS PastelWorld Exhibition

Michele will be exhibiting 6 of her ‘Pantone portraits’ series at The Society of Women Artists 163rd Open Exhibition at The Mall Galleries London.
Exhibition 25th - 29th June.

Michele will also be doing a pastel demonstration again this year in the afternoon of Thursday 26th. She will be focussing on using the colour of the substrate as the mid tone in a portrait.


Simon Klein PS News

Simon will be opening his studio as part of Richmond Art House Open Studios 
Sat 29th and Sun 30th of June from 11am until 5pm
showing Oil paintings, oil pastels and drawings. Imaginative figurative work.
1A Cambrian Road, Richmond. Surrey. TW106JQ.


David Brammeld PS RBA SPDF MAFA News

David has three pastel exhibitions coming up in France.

Berric in Brittany: Salon International du Pastel de Berric 2024


He has five pastels showing in this exhibition

He is the showing with the Pastellistes de France 23rd International Festival at Feytiat, nr Limoges

He has seven pictures here in the exhibition at Feytiat and he will demonstrating Saturday and Sunday 29 & 30 June. The exhibition runs until September.

David is then showing at Pastel en Périgord, International Festival du Pastel, in the Dordogne. He has four pastels in the exhibition.



Cheryl Culver PPPS RBA News

Cheryl has three new images added to her range of cards with Dry Red Press




Caroline Bays PS News

Reflection with Postcards (Oil on Panel)

 Caroline has a painting - 'Reflection with Postcards' (Oil on panel)
in the 'Herbert Smith Freehills Portrait Award 2024' at the National Portrait Gallery
11th July - 27th October 2024



Curtis Holder PS News

Portraits of Brotherhood at Guildford House Gallery

Curtis Holder: Portraits of Brotherhood 

This exhibition will feature a selection of figurative drawings showing intimate portrayals of Black men. They're rendered in vibrant coloured pencil on paper. Curtis' works offer a view of his subjects, exploring identity, masculinity and emotion.

Dates: Saturday 6 July until Saturday 28 September