Programme of Events

Founded in 1949 by an enthusiastic group of local artists who wanted to develop their knowledge also promote & inspire other’s.

A friendly group with over 80 members, it does not matter if you are a beginner or a professional artist as long as you have an interest in art.

Everyone is welcome to join us at our meetings.
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We meet at Bridlington North Library, Martongate, YO16 6YD
1st Friday each month except August

Start at 7pm until 9pm
Refreshments/Full disabled parking access/Parking
New members welcome 2 x taster nights £5 per night refundable on full membership Annual £25 or joint £35

We also have a Members only Monday workshop which is held at Sewerby Church Hall 7pm to 9pm

( This costs £10.00 per month) Please note this is a separate group which is more a bring your own work get help & advise or give support to others , a very friendly bunch of like minded people who love to be creative .

contact Barry Hatfield on Tel 01262 609431 for details.

Programme of events

Peter Wood

March 1st 2024 
Jan G Gregory

Will be given a demonstration on how to have fun with mixed mediums , mostly Acrylics to produce a vibrant landscape , you can also join in by bringing your own tools. Just a fun evening! Very easy to understand & follow !

April 5th 2024
Sketch Evening

These evenings are so much fun , bring along a sketch pad & any drawing tools of your choice , we start by having a round robin drawing session where we start to draw a given subject ten mins then move to the next chair & take over where someone else left off further ten minutes . we move again then see what we have .

May 3rd 2024
A G M your chance to have a say! Nominate committee members or even put yourself forward, find out what is in store for your society, also a chance to pay memberships for another year

We have invited Phil White as our adjudicator for the evening , we ask everyone to bring along a painting they have done in the past year with the hope to choose our picture for next years membership card .

last years winner was David Tatterstall with a lovely picture of Staiths Harbour.

June 7th 2024

Ian Leighton will be coming along to give us an introduction into oil painting .

June 8th 2024

Ian will be also doing a full day workshop in Sewerby , outside plein air then back to the church rooms to finish off .

Limited places so book early .

July 5th 2024

Belinda Hazelrigg will be doing the demonstration, Belinda will be doing a large landscape abstract using Inktense, acrylics.

2nd August 2024

Sketch night & photographic reference work evening

Which may be plein air depending on the weather , a trip to a local pub for a get together a good old natter & presentation of prize money for the top three paintings of sketches done on the evening

September 6th 2024

Phil White will be giving us a demonstration , with Phil its always a delight to see what he will be producing for us , a portrait, a landscape or simply a sketch .

October 4th 2024

Mary Wells a very talented pastel Artist Mary will be showing us how versatile pastel’s can be .

November will be a sketch or paint along to a video this will be announced nearer the time .

December this will be a workshop / social event , with a quiz to get our art theme buzzing .

January 3rd 2025

Lino Printing workshop

February 7th 2025

Richard Burton will be talking us through how he keeps Watercolour’s so clean & fresh .

March 7th 2025

JULIA BORODINA do not miss this!

Workshop – Julia Borodina Saturday 8th Sewerby church rooms 10 until 3 This was exceptional Julia has an incredible way of getting the best out of her students .

These workshops are well worth every penny , so enjoyable PLACES ARE LIMITED book your place as soon as possible.

April 4th 2025

Carol Davidson will be coming along to give us an inspiring demonstration .

May AGM 2025



Every Sunday – Easter to September

Contact: Linda Johnson Tel: 07943904338

or Pip Tomlinson: 07729 189028


6 paintings per person! unless by arrangement! stewarding is a must, this is arranged on set up normally 1-2 hours collection of artworks by 4pm or again weather permitting may be earlier.

ALL artists need to be there early to help set up the display boards 9.30 prompt. Help is also required to take down the boards at the end of the day .

Artist’s must use their own peg board hooks , also ensure the artwork is secure with cord not wire or string .

No money will be left on the site .



Maximum entry of up to 3 paintings £4 each entry.

Sculptures will only be on display for the preview evening for judging only as there is no floor standing items allowed in the room for health & safety.

Due to this we will not have a charge for sculptures to be entered, however they will be a limit of 3 person.

All sculptures must therefore be removed at the end of the preview night!

A photo of your sculpture can also be submitted to leave behind to be displayed along with artworks !

Artist Name ………………………………………………..

Name of work …………………………………………………

Medium used …………………………………………………

Price ………………………………………

* not for sale please state!

Contact: Jan Gregory Email:


August 2024    –    Drawing and sketching evening

XX and XX           Meal and Socials


Chairperson  – Jan Gregory    Email

Secretary – Graham Wood Tel 07545 456067


Treasurer – Barry Hatfield                                                   

Membership Enquiries  

Graham Wood Email: gjwood2000’,

Jan Gregory Email:                  

Art Galley in town Email:

To exhibit artwork


PAY £ 10 PER MONTH FOR A WALL (note walls are not exclusive to one person they may be swapped around to help provide interest also to be fair to all Artists .)

Anyone with less than 8 paintings will only be required to pay £5 however will not be put onto the window list .

Stewarding at least once per month !