In order to become a Member with Exhibiting Rights, the Council want to see whether your artwork qualifies you to become an Exhibiting Member of the Club.

Our next assessment will take place on 17th January 2023 at the Riverside Centre. This date is now Full. Contact The Secretary if you wish to be Assessed in time for our next Exhibition.

Half an hour will be allocated and the Assessment will take place in a private room.

Please download the PDF Summary of Criteria

Please bring 5 pieces of your BEST work, at least one to be framed to exhibiting standards (see Framing Criteria below). Sketch books are also encouraged.

Should your assessment fail, you can apply again, but in a period not shorter than one year. You will be informed of the result of your Assessment at the time.


Framing Criteria required in order to exhibit.


Framed Work - The frame must be clean, well made, secure and the edges of the backing board neatly taped. It must be ready to hang with cord or wire securely attached preferably with D rings, set one third from the top of the frame. Do NOT use the toothed hangings or winged stands already attached to some ready made frames, these are not permissible. Canvas - All stretched canvases, framed or unframed, must have the same hanging wire or cord as framed art.

Personal Assessmeng Guide

Upcoming Events

31Jan
Workshop - Workshop

2pm-4pm

07Feb
Workshop - Workshop

2pm-4pm

14Feb
Demonstration - Rebecca de Mendonca

.2pm-4pm. Live Zoom Demo at the Riverside. Pastels "Landscape".

21Feb
Workshop - Workshop

2pm-4pm

28Feb
Workshop - Workshop

2pm-4pm

07Mar
Workshop - Workshop

2pm-4pm

14Mar
Demonstration - Anne Toase

2pm-4pm. Portrait in Oil using the Zorn palette.