ARTY NEWSLETTER - November Newsletter
Taupo Art Connection is an inclusive arts group formed to bring independent Taupo region visual artists together. From the professional to the enthusiastic hobbyist, from painters to sculptors and printmakers, the group provides the opportunity for artists and art lovers to socialise, network, share and encourage each other creatively. The group represents a commitment to creating a vibrant, active arts community that benefits artists and ensures a fulfilling arts experience for visitors to the region.
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START SPREADING THE NEWS - Taupo Art Connection has a new committee.
New faces, New focus!
LORRAINE CHOLMONDELEY-SMITH CHAIRPERSON
Lorraine has exciting news for members. Click the link to find out more..
Completing the Team
Lorraine is joined on the committee by a group of enthusiastic people eager to support the members of the Taupo Art Connection. A combination of creatives and mere mortals who want to do their best for the Taupo art community. To find out who is doing what click on the link below..
FIRST THINGS FIRST
LETS TOGETHER AND CELEBRATE THE SEASON
Important: RSVP 12 December, 2018
Sue Graham firstname.lastname@example.org 0272421547
Committee Meetings - We plan to meet once more this year to finalise our strategies/roles going forward. From February 2019 we will meet on the first Thursday of the month in the boardroom at REAP from 6 to 7:15 pm approx. Members will be welcome to join us and the committee will be available for further discussions with members for 30 minutes after the meeting.
Social Meetings - The committee has decided to return to the Taupo Cossie Club for our social meeting on the second Wednesday of each month beginning on 13th February 2019. There was such positive feedback from both new and existing members who attended the TAC Chat held there in September that we decided to keep the vibe going. There will be no venue charge to members and or visitors.
SAY IT! PHONE IT! WRITE IT! E-MAIL IT! BRING IT!
The TAC committee welcomes members input into the purposes of this Society. We want to exceed your expectations and to do this we need your input into every aspect of the decision making process. Remember the committee is here to serve the needs of the members. So tell us what you want and how you would like us to proceed. Phone a Committee member
ARTISTS OF TAUPO ART CONNECTION
SHOWCASING DIFFERENT ARTISTS EVERY MONTH
This month featuring three of the founding members of Taupo Art Connection
Sue & Robbie Graham
An award winning husband and wife team who live and create art in the trout fishing mecca of Waitahanui 13 km's south of Taupo. To see more of the amazing art this prolific couple create visit wildwoodgallery Sue and Robbie will be among six artist holding an exhibition at the Taupo District Museum in 2019 - opening night Friday 5:30pm 18 January.
Sally-Ann has been described as one of Taupo's most highly regarded artists. Known for her intricately detailed wood-cut prints, Sally-Ann is also a popular print tutor and has taken part in many exhibitions.Most recently following on from an art residence in Tuscany Sally held an exhibition and if you were lucky enough to attend, you will understand her well deserved reputation as an artist. To learn more about Sally-Ann and her art visit www.sallyanndavies.com
EXHIBITIONS TAUPO MUSEUM
24 NOVEMBER 2018 - 14 JANUARY 2019
ON THE ROAD AGAIN
HELMUT HILER, SALLY MAGUIRE, GARY WALDROM
Helmut and Sally of Artmosphere Gallery in Waipawa bring their photography and paintings to Taupo along with new paintings by their friend Gary Waldrom. To find out more visit www.artmosphere-gallery.com
30 NOVEMBER - 7 DECEMBER Latin American & Spanish Film Festival
Bookings Essential - Taupo Museum 073760414
9 DECEMBER 2018 Lava Glass Charity Christmas Concert read more...
COMING EVENTS 2019
JANUARY 20 - Opening MEMBER ONLY ART EXHIBITION - more information available soon
QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY WEEKEND 31 May- 3 June TAC Art Trail - information packs available soon
Posted: Mon 26 Nov 2018