Like to join us?
If you are in the Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, or lower Hunter area, we would welcome you joining us.
For more information, see About Us.
If you would like to join the Society, forms are available from our Resources page.
2019 Newcastle Art Prize - Winners Announced!!
Tuesday 27th August, 1:00 pm
Our guest speaker will be Bob Saxon who has recently returned from a plein air painting workshop with John Wilson on Lord Howe Island. He will talk about the challenges and opportunities of traveling with oil paint and painting outdoors. The work he produced is just wonderful and we're sure you will want to hear about Bob's adventures.
Weekly and Regular Activities
Our weekly activities have something for everybody - every day of the week!
See what's on each day HERE
Bus Trip to Muswellbrook Art Prize
Members enjoyed a great day trip to a few art venues in the Hunter valley in March.
Donation to the Adamstown Uniting Church
Denise Johns, Ross Coulton and Lee-Anne Corrigan presenting the Rev Rod Patterden with a $800 cheque from funds raised during our 'Unique People of the Hunter' portrait exhibition.
Unique People of the Hunter Portrait Exhibition March 2019
Click on the image below to see more photos from our 2019 Portrait Exhibition held at the Adamstown Uniting Church Hall in March.
April Meeting Demonstration
Cheryl Bruce of the Central Coast gave our Monday members' meeting a terrific watercolour demonstration of a sunset scene.
2019 Newcastle Plein Air Painters' Festival
To take advantage of the calm autumn weather, the outdoor painting festival was held from 8 to 12 April this year. Click on the photo below to see some of the highlights.
Opening _ Joe Donkin Gallery