News/Events

January 2021

DEMONSTRATION

Watercolour artist Grahame Booth with demonstrate a scene of Strangford Lough at 7.30pm Thursday 7 January 2021

MEMBERS' PAINTING NIGHT

A members painting night on the theme of "Transport" will take place at 7.30pm Thursday 14 January 2021. A Reference photo (if required) can be supplied.

 

 

PAST EVENTS

 

KAC Lockdown Virtual Exhibitions June, July, August and December 2020

Like many others, members of Kilmood Art Club used their time in isolation and at home to pursue their art. KAC members agreed, in the absence of other outlets, to publish their artworks in a virtual exhibition. We hope you enjoy seeing the exhibits in our Gallery

ZOOM DEMONSTRATIONS

Thursday 12 November 2020 7.30pm - Les Sharpe

Les demonstrated the use of acrylic, inks and leaves in producing an autumn abstract

Thursday 5 November 2020 7.30pm - Connor Maguire.  

Connor demonstrated a still life of a Gin Bottle painting in oils

Thursday 1 October 2020 7.30pm  - Ciara Gilmore. 

Ciara provided a demo on Zoom of an abstract acrylic on canvas.

Thursday 24 September 2020 7.30pm Sandra Robinson - "Sculpting the Head in Clay". 

Sandra demonstrated the sculpting of a head in clay

In-Person DEMONSTRATIONS

Thursday 7 January 2020

Demonstration in Charcoal/Mixed Media - Tristan Barry

Tristan demonstrated the creation of his large charcoal and graphite drawings of atmospheric forest scapes. Tristan teaches art at Assumption Grammar school and also works from his studio. See the Gallery for more information

Thursday 14 November 2019 7.30pm

Demonstration in Lino Cut -  Jenni Robinson

Jenni attracted a great crowd at her linocut demo where she made the process for beginners look easy. Jenni took us through the various materials and techniques she uses. Her workshops run in the Craftroom in Comber. Check out the Gallery for photos from the demo.

Latest Exhibition Awards

Following the successful 30th Kilmood Art Club Annual Exhibition in October 2019 the following prizewinners were announced:_

Millennium Palette - Valerie Craig " The Mournes"; Second Place - Violet Spence "Cow Parsley"; and Third Place - Ann Fitzsimmons  - "Sketrick Sunset".The Inishbeg Trophy for the winner of the public vote at the exhibition was won by Margery Lavery for "Fight or Flight". Images are available in the Gallery 

Membership Vacancies

A limited number of vacancies for new members are available. Contact the Secretary, Kilmood Art Club here

Events

Live demos and painting nights

Kilmood Art Club live ZOOM demos and painting nights will continue to take place during COVID restrictions. Zoom invitations will be issued to members in advance of each event.

KAC Annual Exhibition 2020

The 2020 KAC Annual Exhibition (virtual) took place for the month beginning Saturday 10 October 2020 

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