Woodend Art Group
|Main Focus:||Painting & Printmaking|
|Region:||Daylesford & Macedon Ranges|
|Number of Members:||125|
|Membership Fee:||$60 per annum|
The Woodend Art Group is located in the Woodend Railway Station building. Our aims are to advance the arts and crafts practiced by its members and stimulate the interest of the community in the arts and crafts.
Pamela Simmons 0400 116 259
Carol Carter 0417 347 520
Margaret Morgan (Watkins) 0409 193 369
Assistant Secretary and Membership Secretary: Belinda Mackie 0413 309 886
Assistant Treasurer: Liz Preston 0413 723 738
Richard Chamerski, Sue Lanchester, Jenny Shaw, Denise Solley, Caroline Smyrk, Christine Turner
As of March 30, 2019
Membership benefits include:
- Taking part in the Plein Air Painting Group who meet each Tuesday.
- Joining other members on excursions, weekend Painting Trips and Gallery visits.
- Quarterly Newsletters.
- Access to the Reference Library.
- Eligibility to exhibit your art work in shows and markets.
- Discount rates on Art Classes and workshops.
- Discounts on art supplies and framing at ‘Feeling Framed’ in Woodend.
Membership Fee is currently $60.00 per annum. Membership forms can be downloaded from the website.
WAG have at least two exhibitions each year. One is held midyear over the Queens Birthday weekend (when Woodend comes alive with the Woodend Winter Arts Festival) and their main WAG Annual Exhibition is held in November, over the Melbourne Cup Weekend.
Art Painting Classes are available in Oils, Acrylic and Watercolour. The group also has Drawing classes catering for beginners and experienced artists. After school classes in the Folio Club are also available for children.
Life Drawing and Painting Groups meet monthly and a Plein-Air Painting Group meet weekly. Members meet weekly for Social Tuesdays.
Workshops are organised throughout the year for both members and non members.
- Main Contact: Amanda Candusio
- Phone Number: 0419 116 922
Woodend Art Group Inc.,
PO Box 604,
WOODEND Vic 3442