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Life in Small Works

February 10, 2020

Congratulations; 120 small works; an original concept with enchanting results. More than fifty art admirers  attended the Opening at Kinross Arts Centre, Toorak on the balmy summers evening of Thursday 6 February 2020. www.joreitzeartist.com.au   http://joreitzeartist.redbubble.com

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NATURE ABSTRACTED

February 10, 2020

Robyn Pridham is having an exhibition at the Victorian Artists Society, Eileen Mackley Members  Room from the 1st March-31st March, 2020.   Exhibiting oil paintings, collage & mixed media on canvas and paper, along with a small selection of ‘plein-air’ sketches.Title of exhibition NATURE ABSTRACTED.

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Dates for your Diary

February 10, 2020

Dear Ladies of the Society,A very big, happy, warm welcome to 2020. Please make note of your MSWPS Calendar for February and March 2020. Visit our website   mswps.com.au   to be fully informed of 2020 Society activities.  Are you exhibiting or planning an Open Studio this year? e-mail Denise Keele-bedford WEB ADMIN to promote your event.  …

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ART AID for Gippsland AUCTION

February 10, 2020

Dear Members,  As we are all so aware of the tragedy unfolding for so many people due to bush fires in Victoria. Thanks to Juliette Peers for informing the committee of the Gippsland Art Aid Auction.  The Gippsland Art Gallery is organising an ART AID for Gippsland AUCTION.  Art Aid Gippsland 2020 Gippsland Bushfire Appeal…

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2019 Christmas Luncheon

January 6, 2020

Dear Members: The 2019 Christmas Luncheon was well attended, apologies accepted and we all understand it is not always possible to attend an event. Members enjoyed each others’ company as Name Tags made conversation among new and old members much easier. 📣  Announcements: 1 Winner of the 2019 MSWPS Award – Congratulations go to Liz Moore Golding🎖 2…

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Sculpere Newsletter November 2019

January 3, 2020

Dates for your Diary: 17TH JANUARY 2020 set up exhibition on Herring Island 18TH JANUARY TO 9TH FEBRUARY 2020 ASV Herring Island “Ebb and Flow” 13TH FEBRUARY 2020 Robert Klippel exhibition at Tarrawarra MMA 24TH FEBRUARY 2020 Entries close MIFGS 2020Get all the information here: ASV newsletter_2019-11.pdf 3.85 MB

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Celebrating Life in Small Works – Jo Reitze

January 3, 2020
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Leopoldine Mimovich OAM 1920 – 2019.

January 3, 2020

The President, Committee and Members of the Melbourne Society of Women Painters and Sculptors,  pay tribute to their former member, sculptor Leopoldine Mimovich, passed away December 25th 2019. Leopoldine Mimovich OAM was a painter and a widely commissioned sculptor in wood and bronze, especially for religious pieces, and her work is held in churches, schools…

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Annual MSWPS Members Award – Liz Moore Golding

December 9, 2019

On December 5 I was pleased to be awarded the annual MSWPS Members Award. This is a peer voted award and against a very fine field of artists, I am very pleased to have won. I was inspired (and encouraged by member Annie Finkelde), to paint the triple portrait, below, basing it on a 1930s…

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Midcoast Bush Fire Relief

December 9, 2019

$555 was raised in cash donations at the MSWPS Christmas party and deposited at https://www.gofundme.com/f/midcoast-bush-fire-relief via my Visa card this morning. A great effort and a popular alternative to the Kris Kringle.   Christmas Cheers,   Tessa   Promotion and plea per the Lions Club Fundraiser LET’S JOIN TOGETHER TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE! Want to…

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