Dumfries and Galloway Fine Arts Society

The arts site for south west Scotland

Praise for show

Our winter show at Ottersburn gallery in Dumfries (below) attracted around 300 visitors and many complimentary comments, plus a number of sales.

Our next exhibition will be at the Castle Douglas Gallery from April 25 to May 5. Details to be announced later.

Meanwhile, we have demonstrations and workshops to inspire you. Bella Green (right) who talked about still life and creative

composition on January 19, tutored a follow-up workshop on February 2 and will be taking a second in June.

Later in February Patti Lean will be talking about and illustrating ways of painting in the abstract.

You can download full details of the events programme and workshop booking form from the Programme page.

Willow and wool


Left: Geoff Forrest demonstrating the art of weaving with willow at Gracefield on Friday November 17. Geoff led a follow-up workshop on December 1. Right: studies in concentration as members take part in Ann Smith's wool art workshop on November 10.


The society's exhibition at Castle Douglas this year will run from April 25 to May 5, with hand-in on April 24.


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