As a result of the SWA exhibition this year, Angela Brittain SWA was approached by Artists & Illustrators Magazine to feature in the August edition as one of the three artists in the "Fresh Paint" series.
At the RBSA Prize Exhibition in June, Carol Hill's watercolour painting called "Evening Light" was selected by Ken Howard OBE RA, for the " Harris Moore Canvases Prize".
It was with much sadness and huge thanks we said goodbye to Sue Jelley who has been SWA President for the last 6 years. It is hard to convey the passion and energy she brought to the role. The Society and taken huge steps forward under her stewardship and .....
After the amazing response to this years SWA Annual Open Exhibition we would like to let you know you can still Buy On Line. Just click Here to view fabulous works for sale.
We are delighted to be able to introduce Dani Humberstone VPSWA who has kindly accepted the job of SWA Press Officer.
It was with much excitment the SWA revceived a very posative review from Katherine Tyrrell on her renouned Making a Mark Site.
Please do click on the link to enjoy this geat article Making a Mark Review
The President and Council would like to congratulate Marsha Rae Ratcliff on being awarded an OBE in Her Majesty The Queen's Birthday Honours List. You have raised millions of pounds around the world for your charities and work with our young people and we are very proud to know you and have you as a Sponsor.
We are pleased to advise that Dani Humberstone VPSWA will be demonstrating her work on Sunday 9th July from 11am - 2.30pm at Mall Galleries, London SW1 during the 2017 SWA Summer Show. Dani will be working on one of her closely observed still life fruits in oils. She paints from life using traditional glazing techniques to give the subject the illusion of three dimensions.
The SWA are thrilled to learn that their contribution through social media to a Crowd Funding Campaign has really worked and please read more from our Member Sculptor Hazel Reeves MRBS, SWA FRSA who is the Sculptural Advisor for the Hove Plinth.
Let's put the first sculpture on the Hove Plinth
Great news for all who support Hove Civic Society's plan to bring new public sculpture to Hove by installing a new sculpture plinth on the Hove seafront. Thanks to support from the public, the project has secured the resources needed to build Hove Plinth. Now the focus is on raising the funds for the inaugural sculpture, Constellation by Jonathan Wright.