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Meetings are held at Kirklands Community Centre, Menston, between 7:30pm and 9:30pm on Monday evenings. The programme is published annually and includes workshops, demonstrations, life classes, illustrated talks and appraisal evenings.

Syllabus for 2018 - 2019

September
  3 Membership
Re-join the club and order materials. Also, the Dandy Art House display
10 Oil Painting Demonstration
Doreen Greenshields: ' Reflections'
17 Demonstration/Workshop
Richard Barnes
Bring a drawing & any coloured medium of your choice
24 Talk
Ian Middleton: 'Developing a Professional and Commercial Approach to Your Art.'

October
  1 Watercolour Demonstration
Jeremy Taylor
  8 Watercolour Workshop
Jeremy Taylor
15 Picture (Critique) Night
Judith Tomlinson
Bring your problem paintings (finished or unfinished)
22 Demonstration
Anne Allen: 'Landscape in Chinese Brush painting styles'
Last evening for Autumn Exhibition entries
29 Life Class
Caroline Hardaker

November
  5 Demonstrations
By leading artists, via the Internet
12 The Art of the Moving Image
Roy & Jean Vickers
17 Menston Arts Club Autumn Exhibition
18 Menston Arts Club Autumn Exhibition
19 Pastel & Coloured Pencil Demonstration
Five MAC members
26 Acrylic Workshop
Tracey Krupianka: 'Scottish Landscape'
If you have them, bring acrylic paints, brushes, palette knife and a canvas board or acrylic paper

December
  3 A Special Illustrated Talk
Chris Edwards & Hector Christie: 'Arthur Kitching & Violet Jacob'

2019
January
  7 Demonstration
David Starley: 'Oils with a painting knife'
14 Illustrated Talk
Joan Ransley: 'Photographing your work'
Bring a small painting & a camera (optional)
21 Watercolour Workshop
Jane Austin
28 Acrylic Demonstration
Paul Talbot Greaves: 'River scene'

February
  4 Acrylic Workshop
Paul Talbot Greaves
11 Illustrated Talk
Janet Pickering: 'The Blue Rider and Friends'
18 Demonstration
Jane Lazenby: 'Coloured pencil textures'
25 Workshop
Anita Daniel: 'Portrait Drawing in Tonal Values'
If you have them, bring charcoal, white chalk & tinted paper

March
  4 Mixed Media Demonstration
Nigel Overton
11 Silk Painting Workshop
Lisa Shackleton: 'Animals with a difference'
Materials provided
18 Illustrated Talk
Frank Jukes: 'Travelling through retirement - Africa'
25 Picture (Critique) Night
John Ridyard
Bring your problem paintings (finished or unfinished)

April
  1 No meeting (Easter)
  8 Watercolour Demonstration
John Harrison: 'Line and wash'
15 Workshop
John Harrison: 'Line and wash'
Bring watercolours & waterproof pens
Last evening for Spring Exhibition entries
22 Demonstration/Workshop
Tracey Krupianka: 'Glass Painting'
Bring a clear glass vase or jam jar & acrylic paints if you have them
29 AGM
Please support your club by attending if you are able

May
  6 No meeting (May Day Bank Holiday)
11 Menston Arts Club Spring Exhibition
12 Menston Arts Club Spring Exhibition
13 Acrylic Demonstration
Miriam Laville: 'North York Moor landscapes'
20 Acrylic Workshop
Bring your own materials
24
  | Cober Hill weekend
27
27 No meeting (Spring Bank Holiday)

June
  3 Demonstration
Max Hale: 'Watercolour portrait'
10 Costume life
Jane Lazenby
17 Oil Painting Demonstration
Bruce Mulcahy
24 Workshop
Bring a photo for another member to paint

July
  1 Social evening

September
  2 Membership
Re-join the club and order materials

[2017-18 Syllabus for reference]

[2016-17 Syllabus for reference]

[2015-16 Syllabus for reference]

[2014-15 Syllabus for reference]

[2013-14 Syllabus for reference]

[2012-13 Syllabus for reference]

[2011-12 Syllabus for reference]