Our latest news from the Sefton Art Group

Our next exhibition, when members exhibit their art work will be May 4th, 5th and Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019

art exhibition, buy paintings, craft fair, lydiate, liverpool, southport, sefton, merseyside
Or next exhibition will be held at Lydiate Parish Hall.

Members at the Hightown class, which meet on a Wednesday morning, were given a treat in February when local watercolour artist, Roger Jenkins, came along and gave an inspirational watercolour demonstration. Watercolours are a favourite medium for a number of our members. Though difficult initially, members are taught how to master them. The biggest mistake by people new to watercolours is that they 'over brush' the painting, leading quickly to a mess! Best approach is one stroke of the brush and move on. Yes, tweak a little, but don't overwork it!

Local watercolour artist, Roger Jenkins, gives a watercolour demonstration

watercolour classes, demonstration by artist roger jenkins, sefton artists, sefton art group, merseyside
Roger's final version. Members were fascinated by the way he painted in the sky!
watercolour classes, sefton, southport, liverpool, merseyside,
In a two hour demonstration, Roger Jenkins, produced a finished watercolour, which had members fascinated by his personal method, especially his treatment of putting in the sky

Members at the Hightown class, which meet on a Wednesday morning, were given a treat in February when local watercolour artist, Roger Jenkins, came along and gave an inspirational watercolour demonstration. Watercolours are a favourite medium for a number of our members. Though difficult initially, members are taught how to master them. The biggest mistake by people new to watercolours is that they 'over brush' the painting, leading quickly to a mess! Best approach is one stroke of the brush and move on. Yes, tweak a little, but don't overwork it!

Members engrossed with Roger’s watercolour technique.

artist roger jenkins giving a watercolour demonstration to the sefton art group at highjtown, merseyside
Members at the Hightown art class engrossed in Roger's way of applying watercolour.
Several of our members do art work for commissions. Just contact us.
Another example of commissioned work.