Peninsula Art Society
|Number of Members:||600 plus|
|Membership Fee:||$35 per year|
The Peninsula Art Society is a friendly and vibrant, not for profit organisation consisting of approximately 600 members. They are proudly run entirely by volunteers and provide excellent tutelage in a wide range of classes and self help groups to suit all levels and all mediums.
They also cater for those interested in life drawing, portraiture, outdoor painting, art for young people, textile arts or writing. In addition to these activities, they also organise trips away for a few days of plein air painting.
They invite visitors to their studios on any Wednesday 6:30 to 9:00pm or Friday 9am and 12 noon whilst their social painting sessions are on.
Ruth Quinn - Workshop & Demo Secretary
Lynda Bailey - Class Secretary and Website administrator
Kate Carrillo - Social Media
Dianne Hansberry - Office Manager and Volunteer coordinator
Brett Jackson - General and Art Show Committee
Carolyn Kill - Catering
Nic Kirkman - Studio News Editor
Hugh Mackay - Art Show coordinator
New members are very welcome and membership forms can be downloaded from their website.
Membership Benefits include;
- Friday Mornings and Wednesday Evenings Social Painting Groups.
- Access to their extensive Library.
- Monthly Newsletters.
Single: $35 Family: $40 Student: $20
The Group hold their main Annual Exhibitions in November over the Melbourne Cup Weekend.
Tutored Classes & Untutored Classes - Life Drawing, Portraiture and Short Courses,
Various Workshops, Art for Young People, Demonstrations - Third Monday of the month,
Tuesday Outdoor Painters, Art day trips & trips away, Textile Art Groups, Life Drawing, Portraiture, and a Writers Group.
For further information contact Lynda Bailey (phone: 0419 507 219) on classes and Ruth Quinn (03) 9785 6420 or 0439 399 022 on workshops.
- Main Contact: Karen Flavel
- Email Address: email@example.com
- Phone Number: (03) 9775 2640
Studio & Gallery,
159 Overport Road,
Frankston South, Victoria 3199
P.O. Box 378,
Mt Eliza, Victoria 3930