See News Page with regard to all events, but please note that unfortunately some events have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus.


What you need to know about our regular events:

Monthly Demonstrations

Meetings are held at Stratford College (CV37 9QR) on the 2nd Thursday of each month from 7.30pm to 9.35pm. You are welcome to arrive earlier for tea and coffee from 6.45pm if you wish to socialise with friends before the meeting.  Bring your own mug to save money and the environment.

If you have a friend who is interested in joining us for the evening, the cost to visitors is £5.00. There is no charge to members.


All workshops are held at The Shottery Studio, above the Shottery Memorial Hall, Hathaway Lane on a Saturday 10.00am to 4.00pm.
Cost is £35.00 unless stated otherwise.
Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided but please bring a packed lunch.

 To Book contact Lesley Shepherd


Looking at Art


One Thursday every month, Vivien delivers a talk about the history and art of a chosen artist related to the next Art Appreciation Visit.


Art Appreciation Visits


We travel by Johnson's coaches, providing pickup at: Henley (where there is free parking), at Rother Street, Stratford and the Racecourse. Parking at the racecourse is £1 collection on boarding the bus.  Departure times will be posted under each exhibition, plus an email will be sent out within that week to confirm departure times. Bookings are made at the monthly meeting,see below for details!

Or email Sue:

Upcoming events for 2020 in more detail:

Many events have been cancelled due to the Covid 19 pandemic.  However, some are being conducted through online Zoom meetings.  Keep an eye out for further details in your emails.


We hope meetings and events can resume as normal soon, but in the meantime we will keep you up to date with decisions around this.

Thursday 14th January : Peter Keegan


Still Life in Oils


Tim is a professional artist, tutor and writer. He works in a variety of different media.  As he says, his love of the outdoors, combined with his love of the language of line are expressed in the artwork he produces.  

Our Zoom meeting will start at 7pm and finish about 9pm with a short break halfway through.

Check out Tim's website -


Details of how to access our Zoom meetings will be circulated to members via email prior to each demonstration.


Please help to save our oceans

As a Society we want to support the reduction of plastics, particularly when it ends up in the sea. Please bring your own mug for refreshments and the price is 50 pence. If however you use one of the “use and throwaway” cups, we provide, the charge will be £1.00.  Thank you for your help.