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  • Hanging the Show! - Members were fine-tuning the hanging today, while others took photos!!!! The Show looks great, with a wide variety of genre and media. CAG’s beautiful hand-painted cards will be for sale. The First Prize for our raffle will be a choice between 2 wonderful paintings by Master Pastellist Penny Gilbert-Ng and local, prizewinning wild life artist […]
  • Coochie Group’s Annual Art Show and Sale - Coochie Art Group members are eagerly awaiting the Opening Night festivities of our Annual Art Show. Councillor Wendy Boglary will declare the Show open at 7.00pm on Saturday 10th August at Redland’s Performing Art Centre in Middle Street, Cleveland, opposite the Police Station. The Show has been hung and is looking fabulous! All are welcome, […]
  • Tricia Reust’s Materials List for Classes with Coochie Group!! - We’re delighted that Tricia Reust will be back Tutoring Coochie Group with more of her special magic, including exploring Collagraphs. Below is her Materials List – quite extensive, but first lesson is not until 27th August, so we have time to assemble it all. Can’t wait! 19 Tricia Reust requirements.docx Sent from my iPad
  • Transformation! - Master Pastellist Penny Gilbert-Ng continued the transformation of the underwash horror subject! into a captivating portrait of a handsome, compassionate young man. This process was handled so deftly, with such a light touch, that it was a revelation to see his image emerge. Thank you Penny, for a magic day, where we learned so much […]
  • More Magic with Master Pastellist Penny - Penny continued with the watercolour underwashes, strengthening the tones and providing the bones for the portrait, pun intended! The “monster” of underwashes was tamed by Penny’s remarkable touches with pastels. So light, so delicately applied! It was a revelation to this avowed non-Pastellist! More images to follow. Sent from my iPad