Driffield Art Club News

Poster winner painting

Poster winner painting

Winning painting in our poster competition - chosen by our members to be used across all publicity for our Annual Exhibition in October. ‘A good drying day’ - Acrylic by Janet Saxby. See more of Janet's work on her gallery page.

Phil White’s demonstration piece

Phil White’s demonstration piece

Following on from Phil White’s portrait demonstration given on the 18 February 2019, here are a few photos capturing the final stages of his demonstration piece. Painted from a photo reference with acrylic paint, it was fascinating to see how the portrait evolved over...

DAC Website 2019

DAC Website 2019

Hello! The Driffield Art Club website has been updated and has a new fresh look! the website is now easier to view on mobile devices like tablets and smart phones includes a new online calendar and events diary to quickly find upcoming meetings, workshops and local...

Demonstration by Andrew Farmer

Demonstration by Andrew Farmer

In May Driffield Art Club had a demonstration by Andrew Farmer - Andrew did a self portrait in oils which showed his approach to using measuring techniques (by eye) and colour contrast. Andrew stepped back very few minutes to explain what he was doing and take...

Driffield Art Club 30 Day Challenge

Driffield Art Club 30 Day Challenge

Driffield Art Club was invited to take part in a 30-day painting challenge by the SAA (Society for All Artists)  'Paint magazine' editor. The membership was then invited by Mary Wells (Chair) to come up with an idea for their own challenge with the intention of...

Driffield Art Club’s Christmas meeting

Driffield Art Club’s Christmas meeting

Our Christmas party on Dec 12th was very eventful - first of all we had a very interesting talk about David Hockney by Rose Horspool then enjoyed a buffet brought by the membership. A donation was made to the Children's University Painting project by Dac and presented...

Heather Burton

Heather Burton

Driffield Art Club Monday meeting 21st November 2016 Heather Burton – Acrylics, How to get Started with a Palette Knife, Landscape and Portrait. Contact Information Tel: 01430 431398 Mobile: 07941 742468 Email: hdixon@featureservices.co.uk

Incoming Tide, photograph by Keith Britton

Incoming Tide, photograph by Keith Britton

On Monday 19th September 2016 at Driffield Art Club's first monthly meeting of the new art club calendar year we were pleased to introduce Keith Britton, a photographer and Science teacher from Hedon in East Yorkshire who showed  us a selection of his fascinating and...

Spurn Point Safari Trip

Spurn Point Safari Trip

For Driffield Art Club Members and their families only. Saturday August 27th Meet at Kilnsea at 10:00am for transport by Yorkshire wildlife team safari wagon. To find out more and book your place on the Spurn Point Safari where you can spend a day capturing...

Preview night

Preview night

There was a good turnout to the preview night and we made some sales too! Great venue, great artwork and a great success so far for our first ever exhibition at Bridlington Spa! To see more photos of our Spring Open Exhibition and Preview Night click this link: Spring...

Nellie by Mary Wells

Nellie by Mary Wells

Pastel on velour Nellie is an elephant I met at a conservation park during a recent visit to South Africa. If you would like a pastel portrait of your favourite animal or as a gift for someone else just drop me an email or ring me.  To see more of my work click...

Annual Exhibition Preview Night and Awards

Annual Exhibition Preview Night and Awards

Brian Mellonby selling raffle tickets Sally Haylock with her wildlife paintings  Gillian Grinstead and Mary wells enjoy the evening Well attended Preview evening Judge John Naylor enjoys a joke with former Judge Artist Neil Helyard   David Atkinson of Dee, Atkinson...

Opportunities for Artists

Opportunities for Artists

This information was kindly passed on to us from Driffield Art Club member Helen Barley. The Hull Civic Society are looking for artists for 2015 Calling all Artists for 2015! In celebration of our heritage, and the firm foundation Hull in Paint provides for our...