Events Calendar

Calendar of Members' events

SAOS Members are able to post details of their upcoming events on their personal pages. Click on a month to see what is happening where.

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February 2017


FACE to FACE portrait exhibition

Guildford House Gallery

155 The High Street, Guildford

Saturday 18th Feb - Saturday 18th Mar

10am-4.45 Mon-Sat

An exhibition of portraits by Jo Shepherd, celebrating the lives of people with complex and multiple disabilities This is a second chance to see this exhibition which was previously on display at CharterHouse in October 2016 where it was filmed by BBC South Today (See link) Member

Flower Girls

The Corner Gallery

11a Beeches Avenue Carshalton Beeches Surrey SM5 3LB

Monday 30th Jan - Saturday 25th Feb

9.30 5 .00pm

Two artists on show Susie Lidstone and Nicky Chubb showing Florals and trees and everything inbetween . Paintings, prints cards homewares Member

Unravel, festival of knitting

Farnham Maltings

Bridge Square, GU97QR

workshop on 17th

friday 11-5, sat 10-5, sun 10-4

a festival for all things knitted or crocheted. I shall run a knitting workshop on Friday afternoon, and display work and books for sale during the show. Member

Natural Beauty

Bourneside Gallery

1 North Street Dorking RH4 1DN

Tuesday 17th Jan - Tuesday 28th Feb

Mon 12 - 4pm, Wed,Thurs,Fri 10.30am - 4pm, Sat 10am - 5pm

Mixed Exhibition showcasing work from several craftspeople alongside Becca Clegg artist Member
February 2017

Workshops / classes

Watercolour classes

Pixham Lane Scout Hall

Pixham Lane, Dorking

Monday 16th Jan - Monday 3rd Apr


Two classes in watercolour on Mondays for Beginners and more experienced painters. Member

Beginners Drawing & painting classes

Hersham Village Hall, Upstairs Common Room

Queens Road, Hersham, KT12 5LU

monday evenings except 13th Feb


10 weeks of drawing and painting classes with simple step by step demonstrations and instructions. We will cover charcoal, pencil, pen & ink, collage, gouache, watercolour and acrylic painting. Member

Beginners Jewellery Making

Surrey Jewellery School

Unit F9 The Mayford Centre, Mayford Green, Woking, Surrey GU22 0ER

Weekly each Tuesday, half-term break 14th February

Tuesday, 19.00 - 21.00

Suitable for all levels of experience, whether you are a complete beginner or already jewellery making and looking to fill knowledge gaps and improve your technique, Beginners Jewellery Making is for anyone who wants to develop their skills, knowledge and confidence in making fabulous jewellery.   Member
February 2017

Other events

The Big Draw 2016 FADEG Film




This summer over a hundred Farnham people took part in FADEG's [Farnham Art and Design Education Group : chaired by SAOS member Graham Mollart] ninth Big Draw : Circles exploring the national theme linking art with science and technology. To see John Bush's film of the event search for ' The Big Draw FADEG: Circles' on Youtube. Member

Conception to Completion



Wednesday 11th Oct - Wednesday 13th Dec


Website article relating an interview about one specific piece of work from its conception to its completion which can be read on Member