We wish you all a happy new year and hope you will remember to renew your membership for 2021.
There has been a change to our April booking which will now be a Zoom demo of portraiture in pastels from Rob Wareing.
There is an EXTRA too! The opportunity to paint along with NZ artist Richard Robinson on 14th Jan. Fiona Gale gives all the info you need to know HERE
'Wild And Free' exhibitionis on at Kennaway House, 30th July - 6th August, with works by four local artists including OVAS member Sue Williams.
Details and poster HERE
Plein Air Painting!
There may still be some places for a day at Sidbury Manor on 26th July.
Details HERE The School of Art And Wellbeing always has much to offer in the way of art courses including those run by Matthew Davison. If interested, check out 22/7/21
The Tuesday Morning Art Group to restart!! Covid permitting, we are hoping to restart FOR REAL again on Tue 14th September. 22/7/21
The Samaritans Gallery, Sidmouth
An opportunity for you to exhibit: Two OVAS members [Sue Williams and Chris Poole] have now taken advantage of a wonderful new initiative in Sidmouth, the new Samaritans Gallery [in the Samaritans charity shop on the High Street, formerly the NatWest Bank]. It is open Tue-Sat 10-4. 25% of any sales goes to The Samaritans. This is in large part the initiative of Sidmouth-based artist Anna Brewsterand local artist Ali Witchell. To give an idea, Chris's display is HERE. If interested in displaying, please contact Ali at