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Joining the SGFA and Call for Entries “Draw 16”

Each year the SGFA hold their Annual Open Exhibition at the Menier Gallery, London. There are numerous prizes to be won and submissions are open to all. The deadline this year for paper based applications is July 15 and for … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: Beyond Repair by Abbie Phillips ASGFA

  Beyond Repair, 2014, collage, cotton, and netting on paper In experiencing a sense of distance and lack of control over life, this work was inspired and the sensation fuelled the choice and use of medium. There is no direct … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Sheffield Remembers by Sally Wilson ASGFA

Nine years ago Sally Wilson was team leader for art at Huddersfield New College when an accident left her with severe brain injury and a damaged dominant hand. Cognitive problems, spells of overwhelming fatigue and arthritic hand pain are part of … Continue reading

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Image of the Month — Goods Inwards, Red Cross Way by Dr Jo Hall PSGFA

I have known Southwark and its environs since early childhood, when I walked past bomb sites curiously sanitised by brightly flowering weeds in yellow, purple, white and red.  Alighting at London Bridge and walking to St. Paul’s Cathedral back then … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Cello Practice by Claire Sparkes ASGFA

Editor’s note: Cello Practice is one of more than 200 works of art by artists across the UK that have been selected for DRAW 13, the Society’s open exhibition at the Menier Gallery in London 30th September – 12th October … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Paddy and Judith’s Mulberry Tree by Myrtle Pizzey SGFA

Paddy and Judith’s Mulberry Tree by Myrtle Pizzey SGFA was one of the striking monochrome drawings in DRAW 12. A printmaker who trained as a painter, Myrtle works from direct observation. Here she explains how her powerful drawing came about … Continue reading

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Image of the Month – Willow Herb, Chailey Common by Karen Munck SGFA

This picture, ‘Willow Herb, Chailey Common’ is one of many I have painted and drawn out and about in Sussex. I go out to paint and draw once a week with friends in the Summer to different, interesting venues. We … Continue reading

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