At Pontargothi Memorial Hall on Thursday October 12th 2017 the club was treated to a demonstration by Sandra Phillips. Sandra is a well known local artist and member of the club. She is known for her beautiful landscapes. Sandra chose ‘Where the Land meets the Sea’ as the title for her demonstration. Sandra worked in water based oils and showed the members various techniques using molding paste for texture of the rocks, blending techniques, how to create waves and also wonderful watery sands and reflections. Sandra was warmly thanked.
Members were encouraged to create their own seascape ready for our next meeting which will be on the 26th October at 2pm at Pontargothi Memorial Hall

As part of the Three Towns Exhibition, Carmarthen Sketch Club members exhibited over 40 paintings at Carmarthen Library from 7th to 17th November 2017.

The artistic judge was Ann Dorsett, retired curator of Abergwilli Museum. She praised the high standard of the works and gave her critique for her choice of winners .

David Crane, the clubs President, presented the winners with their trophies and certificates.

The winners were Hywel Gravell  “Reflection” won the D. John Crane Memorial Trophy for abstract .

Pamela Lewis  “Carreg Cennen” won the John Hutchins Memorial Trophy for a landscape in any medium.

Carol Thomas “Heaths and Woods” won the Edith Lodwick Memorial Trophy for best overall exhibit.

Highly Commended certificates were awarded to 

Gordon Alexander for “Welsh Mountain Sheep” and Denis Comey for”Birches”

Commended certificates were awarded to Suzanne Donovan for “Looking for Gander”,

Kay McCall for “Evening Show” and Ian Wilkins for “Whitford Point”.

The favourite picture chosen by the public was “Enigma” by Carol Edwards-Ridd of Ammanford, and the winner from those that picked the favourite was Carol Griffiths of Cefneithin.

On Thursday 22nd February 2018 Carmarthen Sketch Club welcomed artist Ruth Lewis

On Thursday May 24th 2018 Carmarthen Sketch Club enjoyed a full day workshop with the celebrated young Welsh artist Peter Kettle

On the 28th February 2019, members enjoyed the Elaine's all day workshop essive.

    

 

Carmarthen Sketch Club and Art Society workshop with Michelle Laugharne Perrot – 25th April 2019. (find us on Facebook)  

Peter Kettle's Workshop 26th September 2019
 

Annual Art Exhibition 11th November 2019