Retford Art Society

by | 20 January 2024 | Art, Hobbies, Retford

Retford Art Society is starting 2024 with a fantastic offer: join now for £30.00 and get 15 months membership through to March 2025!

Forms available online, at the Hub, from the Swan studio or please contact or membership secretary Jill Walker.

The Society is planning its spring exhibition for April / May 2024, where there will be another vote for the best in show. Here’s hoping for another great painting to win the £100 prize – just like Stripes and Splashes.

The first demo will be 29th February with Annie Turner and will be held at the studio in Carolgate. Booking is essential. For further information and to book, ring 01777 248285 or email The cost is £5.00 members, £7.00 non-members.

Life drawing continues every second week at 7.00pm at Swan Studio. The first session will be 7th February, open both to members and to non-members over 16 years. There is a limitation on numbers so best to get in touch. Members £5.00, non-members £7.00.

The studio general sessions start again at 7.00pm on 6th February and 2.00pm on 9th February, and a £1.00 donation covers tea, coffee and biscuits. A great chance to discuss and paint, draw or whatever you like.

Paint out and sketching days resume 24th January, weather permitting or an indoor venue!

Saturday morning kids club starts again on 27th January (second and fourth Saturdays of each month).

For more information visit the new website at