Poole & East Dorset Art Society

Thursday sessions
Thursday 4th July:

BH17 7BJ

Parkland, walled gardens, shore and woodland and toilet facilities.
Carpark fees: £2 for up to 4 hours.
Meet in the carpark at 6pm.
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PEDAS Sunday Sessions are held at the Church of the Holy Angels Hall in Lilliput Rd, Poole BH14 8JX, usually on the 1st Sunday of the month. The Hall opens at 2pm to start at 2.30pm until 4.30pm
with a tea break.
£3 for members £5 for non-members
7th July:

Lino cutting & stamp making

As well as an Artist, Sue Smith is a member of Poole Printmakers and this afternoon will guide us through the first steps of Lino cutting. Sue will provide some easy images. She will also show you how to make easy stamps which can be used on stationery and on your artwork using readily sourced and economic materials.
Soft cut lino tiles will be available to buy for £1 each
We also have a limited number of cutting tools which can be borrowed or purchased – (£3 for 1 handle with 3 cutters)
Please bring the following:
Any lino cutting and printing equipment you already have e.g:
· Inking tray/Perspex sheet · Brayer roller
· Ink · Cutting tools
You will also need:
· Cutting board · Craft knife or scalpel
· Scissors · Pritt stick
· Cocktail stick or embossing tool
· Biro · Paper – photocopy paper will do
· Lightweight card (not essential)
· Acid-free tissue paper (not essential)
· Table covering
© PEDAS Members
PEDAS manages this delightful gallery in Upton Country Park. It hosts a wide variety of exhibitions by groups and individuals.
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PEDAS members meet at St Aldhelm's Academy in Herbert Avenue (BH12 4HS)
at 7 - 9 pm for most of the year.
During the Summer, we paint outdoors
at various locations.
Non-members are always welcome.
£3 for members
£5 for non-members
27th June - 9th July 2019
"Seeing is Believing"
by Neat Image
© Liz Magee
Painters online
Art Pose app for iPhone/iPad
- link to the App Store
Session with Sue Fawthrop
Poole & East Dorset Art Society is a long established and very active local art society. We were founded in 1924 and count notable figures such as Augustus John and Henry Lamb amongst our past members.

PEDAS is an inclusive society and welcomes artists in all media genres - figurative and abstract painters, sculptors, felters, embroiderers, photographers and installation artists.
Virtual books of past sessions
single supplement down to £130!
In order to keep the price down and retain breakfast and evening meal, we have changed hotel to Best Western in Portobello. This is not in the heart of Edinburgh but is only 10 minutes by train (twice an hour) to Waverley Station in the centre of Edinburgh. Portobello is a seaside town with a beach and the hotel has a pool and gym.
We still have spaces on the coach so if these new arrangements mean you now wish to join us, please contact Carole Gadsby (carolegadsby@gmail.com) or John Biggs (johnabiggs@ntlworld.com).
Cost at the moment is £495 per person with single supplement of £130, Should we get more people the price will be reduced accordingly.
Two poems on erosion
by Norma Rawlings