Thursday, 10 August 2017

205th Exhibition Entry Form Deadline

205th Exhibition
The York Medical Society, 23 Stonegate, YO31 8AW

Friday 1st September to Sunday 3rd September 2017

Reminder! The deadline to send in your entry form is Friday 11th August. 
Please see Summer Newsletter for information and forms. 
You can email your form to Tim Bos:  

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

George Smith's Garden

Another successful event at George Smith's Garden on a beautiful sunny day (with a touch of cool breeze!) painting the flowers. Thank you to Lynda Baker for organising this. Photos by Lin Taylor.

Exhibition by the late Philip Wiseman

Philip was a York Art Society member who sadly passed away and his wife is putting on the exhibition of his work at Heworth Church Hall, Sat 19 August 9-5pm. 

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

Art Event - Thirsk

An Art Event including over 120 exhibitors and workshops is on 22 and 23 July in Thirsk. See website for more details.  

Dave Wollass - images

It was a delight to watch Dave Woollas and his unusual technique painting a dog in the last workshop.

To see more of his work go to:   

Fiona Calder - Crowdfunding Appeal

Former York Art Society member and local York artist Fiona Calder is really excited to have launched a crowdfunding appeal!

To join her in 'An Artistic Celebration of Flowers' and learn more about her appeal go to

Her aim is to launch her own range of greetings cards, and to hopefully introduce lots of other new beautiful flower art products to her online store, such as mugs, coasters and jewellery.

To see her beautiful floral prints and her new card collection go to

Everyone who generously helps with her crowdfunding appeal will be rewarded with lots of lovely cards or prints. All rewards offer excellent value for money, from just £15 for 6 greeting cards, or other rewards of gorgeous flower art prints and greeting cards to match everyone's budget.

If you don't want to pledge you can still help by telling any flower and art loving friends about it.

All pledges must be made by 2:06pm on the 29th July 2017, so if you're interested please don't delay!

Fiona would like to express her deepest thanks to everyone for their help.

Monday, 26 June 2017

Self Help Group Dates and time change reminder

Self Help Group dates at Bishopthorpe, as follows:

Saturday 22 July
Saturday 19 August
Saturday 2 September

£6 for use of the facilities which includes tea, coffee and biscuits.

Please note, the times have now changed from: 9.30am - 3.30pm.

If you have not attended before, please speak to Lin Taylor on 01904 702590 or email her at: to put your name on the list, as spaces are limited.