Friendly, weekly art group in your local area


About us

A friendly, local group meeting weekly during three terms to share a common interest in painting and drawing.   

Regularly holding tutor demonstrations.

We meet from 7:30-9:30pm on a Wednesday at  Charvil Village Hall with a break for refreshments. 



We ask for a small fee of £40 per year, covering 3 terms.

Regular sessions £2 to cover refreshments and use of the hall. 

Tutorial sessions: £5 

Under 18's: no annual subsciption

Non-members tutorial fee £8 


Contact Us



Charvil Village Hall, 

Park Lane, 



RG10 9TR

Upcoming programme

Autumn Term 2019 

September 4th   Memories of summer

11th  TUTORIAL Liz Baldin: Acrylic landscapes

18th Pen and ink drawing

25th Challenge: Ascot hats and dresses

Oct 2nd Central still life – bring an object

9th  TUTORIAL Jane Williams: Topic TBC

16th  Autumn leaves

23rd Portrait week 

30th Exhibition preparation

November 6th TUTORIAL Catherine Ingleby: Animals in motion

13th Emotive figures


20th Winter Snow Scene 

27th Christmas Cartoons

Dec 4th Xmas social

Spring term 2020 

Jan 8th  Detailed Miniatures 

15th Practising texture 

22nd TUTORIAL Artist Xue: Chinese Brush tutorial

29th  Woodland Creatures

Feb5th  Water Landscapes

12th Monochrome image 

19th TUTORIAL Jonathon Newey: Coloured pencils

26th Single line drawings (see Picasso examples)

March 4th AGM + Chairman’s Challenge

11th Mixed Media

18th TUTORIAL Mick McNicholas –Life Drawing

25th Clouds in any medium 

April 1st TUTORIALClare Night – Plant based printing

Any updates to the programme will be put online on our web site. Messages will also be given out at meetings. 

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Where to Find us

All abilities and ages welcome, please get in contact if you are interested in becoming part of our group! 

Charvil Village Hall, Park Lane, Charvil, Reading, RG10 9TR, United Kingdom