Corstorphine Art Group
Jean Stewart is a local artist and she kindly agreed to provide a critique of members’ artwork. The April meeting was very well attended there was an impressive selection of paintings that varied in style and topic (See examples below).
The Belle Kilgour Memorial Trophy was presented to Neil Wilson for his painting ‘Emu’. This Trophy is awarded to the artist whose work has been selected, by visitors to the Annual Exhibition, as being the best in show. The trophy was presented by Douglas Ramsay, Past Chair of the Corstorphine Trust. Congratulations Neil and thank you Douglas.
The Earle Douglas Award was presented to Anne Henderson, for her painting ‘Kyleakin, Skye’. This Trophy is awarded to the artist whose work has been selected, by visitors to the Annual Exhibition, as being of outstanding merit. The award was presented by Anne Douglas, Daughter-in-law of Earle Douglas. Congratulations Anne and thank you Anne.
The Belle Kilgour Memorial Trophy
The Earle Douglas Award
We are delighted to announce that the Edinburgh Art Shop has agreed to sponsor the Corstorphine Art Group website.
A very big thank you to Hal.
Remember to show your membership card for your discount on art equipment.
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There is a lovely story of a woman who posted her painting, thinking that no one would like it. The picture then evolved over a period of time - artists painting pictures of other artists work.
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A date for your diary...
Blackhall St.Columba's Art Club Exhibition
8 to 12 May 2019
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 10:30 to 16:30
Thursday 10:30 to 20:30
Sunday 12:00 to 13:00
Blackhall St. Columba Church Hall. Queensferry Road
Clicking on the painting will enlarge the image
Painting at Lauriston Castle Led by Pro Artist Leo Du Feu with Corstorphine Art Group
9th May, 2019,
9.30am to 13.00pm.
This is the first time for our club to have an outdoor painting experience to be led by Leo Du Feu at Lauriston Castle, Cramond Road South on Thursday, 9th May, 2019. If you would like to join the group, meet in the car park ready to start at 9.30am. The fee for the day is £10.00 per person payable on arrival at the carpark. Bring a painting outfit of personal choice to cover all your potential needs.