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We are an informally organised
club with members drawn primarily from Felmersham and Radwell. We
meet most Wednesday mornings in the Committee Room at the Village
Hall - but we do also meet in smaller numbers and at varying
venues for one off workshops and short courses - whatever best
suits the keenest!
looking back over our first year ..
During 2005 our Wednesday sessions have attracted up to 16 of us
.. which speaks well of our two teachers, Alison Head from Bedford
and Jane Rhodes from Cranfield. Alison has championed the basics
of drawing with charcoal, pastels and pencil and her coaching has
been greatly appreciated. Many of us now enjoy pastels as much as
our watercolours, acrylics and oils. Jayne has concentrated on the
basics of watercolours, especially colour mixing .. and being more
adventurous with this medium!
The one-offs and short courses have included a very successful
Watercolour Landscapes weekend with Frank Halliday, landscapes,
flowers and still life in oils with Mike Croker from Bedford and
forays out to Cranfield to join in with Jayne Rhodes' regular