For all artists & art lovers

We inform and encourage all artists & art lovers through our monthly presentations and demonstrations.

A full yearly programme of activities includes workshops, exhibitions visits and social events.

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Art Society Life Drawing
Rugby & District Art Society Demonstration
Rugby & District Art Society Wood Turning
Rugby & District Art Society Exhibition
Rugby & District Art Society Exhibition
Rugby & District Art Society Live Demo
Rugby & District Art Society Painting

Welcome

The aim of Rugby & District Art Society is to foster all forms of art in the town and district. The membership is a representative mix of amateur and professional artists and others interested in the arts in Rugby and a wide surrounding area.

Our monthly meetings on the first Wednesday of the month at 7.30pm are held at Dunchurch Village Hall.

Monthly Meetings

Practical Workshops

Exhibitions

Day Trips

Painting Holidays

Sketching Evenings

Painting
Sculptures
Ceramics
Print Making
Exhibitions
Workshops

The Spring Exhibition 2020

Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th May

The Spring Exhibition 2020 will be held at The Barn Dolman's Farm, Houlton, Rugby.

Printed Forms will be available at the meetings in March and April at Dunchurch Hall. Should you wish to print out your own you can, using the button below.

The deadline for handing in your completed forms is Wednesday 6th May 2020

Download Entry Form

The Easel

Rugby & District Art Society Newsletter

Our newsletter is The Easel. This is a showcase for all aspects of the Society’s activities. It reports committee meetings, events, exhibitions and anything else that is thought to be of interest to members and those who would like to learn more about our Society.

In the December issue of the Easel:

  • Reviews of recent art demonstrations at Dunchurch
  • Dates for costume life in February 2020
  • Pictures of all the award winning paintings from Floor One which are also shown on our web site
Download December Edition


Older Editions

2019 Award Winners

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Oil Award
Colin Bywater - The Tide Mill

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Pastel Award
Barbara Harvey - Evening in Paris

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Acrylic Award
Jennie Fletcher - Down Among the Buttercups

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Ivor Cox Watercolour Award
David Judd - Reflections

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Alan Sime English Landscape Award
Roger Griffiths - House in the Trees

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Any Other Medium Award
Audrey Endall - Take the Ferry to Southwold

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President's Award
Edward Gautrey - High and Dry

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Vice President's Award
Gillian Dakin - A Floral Mix

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Abbeycraft Artworld Award
Roseann Marshall - Lion of Juda