Summer Programme 2018  

(Click here for winter programme)

                  Demos, working evenings, talks are at Thorn Grove School 7:3pm– 9:30pm

                 For more details or directions of venues ring 01279 812768

                 All dates are Thursdays unless stated


APRIL     26th     Bluebell Wood at Heather Browns  CM23 5QN


MAY       3rd       Margaret Glass - Pastel

               17th     Ray Whyard – Critique

               24th     Clavering Lakes CB11 4RL, Please support the cafe for this event.

               31st     Hatfield Forest, National Trust property, free if you are a member, otherwise £6.00 per

                          car.   Meet 2:00 pm at car park near the cafe and lake.   Bush End Road Takeley

                          CM22 6NE. 


JUNE        4th      Exhibition at ECCO.

                 7th      Demo Andrew Geeson Loose Watercolour

                 10th    Last day of ECCO exhibition

                 11th    ECCO exhibition board removal

                 14th    Heybridge Basin 11:00 am Daisy Meadow car park CM9 4RP

                             Lunch at 1:00 at The Jolly Sailor.

                 21st     Working Evening

                 28th    Meet at Hole Farm, Bentfield Bower, Stansted CM24 8TJ

                            Ask Carole how to avoid the extremely narrow Watermill Lane.


JULY       5th      Simon Barnes – Egg Tempera Demo

                 12th    Meet 2pm Carolyn Bennetts

                 19th    Working Evening

                 26th    Meet 2pm Pat O’Connor’s

                            Sawbridgeworth, CM21 0RL


AUG          2nd    Matching Green, meet 2:00pm or go earlier to have lunch at

                            The Chequers CM17 0PZ  

                  9th     Stort Riverboat Trip. You will need to sign up and pay ahead for your place on this


                 16th    Saffron Walden for lunch, then afterwards sketching in town.

                 23rd    Meet 1:00pm at Hopleys Much Hadham SG10 6BU for lunch, sketching afterwards in

                            their gardens.

                 30th    Easton Lodge Gardens. You need to sign up for this event, so that enough cakes

                            may be provided. If very wet we will  be allowed to cancel. Meet at 10:00am, bring

                           your picnic lunch CM6 2BB, entrance £3.50 each, includes tea/coffee and          

                            a cake.  Venue closes at 3:00pm 



How to get there? For directions to any of the venues contact Carole Crosby