About us

Lismore Art Club Inc. was established in 1960 and maintains a healthy, enthusiastic membership. It is accredited with the longest running annual art exhibition in the region.  On the 3rd Saturday of each month the club holds a workshop with an invited artist sharing their skills. Outdoor plein air days are another feature of the calendar.  See tutorial pages for more details.

There will be no workshop at the school on this third Saturday 16 Oct 2021 ______________________________________________________________________

Lismore Art Club Annual Exhibition invitation

“Celebrating 61 years”

LAC members have good cause to Celebrate

and we are proud to showcase our latest visual Art.

At the Serpentine Community Gallery 17 bridge St North Lismore

24 September to 17 October 2021

Free admission

Open 7 days a week Monday to Friday 10 to 4. Weekends 10 to 3pm

We are pleased to announce that the Northern Rivers Financial Advice Award has been judged and the winners are:  Janet Hassall’s  ‘Welcome to an Island’ &                        Margaret Brown’s  ‘Emily Gap’

Congratulations to our winners & special thanks to our sponsor Nick Rose of Northern Rivers Financial Advice for his generous ongoing support over many years; and also to Marissa Brooks for her judging of the exhibition & appreciation of members’ work. Her comment: “they are all brilliant” making for “a very difficult decision.”

But wait there’s more! Visitors to the exhibition have a chance to vote for their favourite artwork as there is also a Peoples Choice Award. The artist with the most votes for a painting will win the prize sponsored by Sheila Turner Picture Framing. Our thanks for Sheila’s support & generosity. This will be drawn at the end of the exhibition which closes 3pm Sunday 17TH October.

 

STEVE GIESE TUTORIAL now on 30th October  ….Figures in the Landscape….. medium………optional.  See Tutorials /Events for details  

Painting  – 

  1. Promotes creative growth
  2. Boosts memory
  3. Builds motor skills and problem solving dexterity
  4. Relieves stress
  5. Encourages an optimistic approach.
  6. Cultivates growth emotionally.

_______________________________________________________

We support Wilson Park Special School and value the use of the facilities for our tutorials. 

______________________________________________________________________________

To find out more about us, you may like to contact our president or secretary by phone or send the club an email to contact@lismoreartclub.com.au  President: Meg K Nielsen  ph 6663 5239  Secretary: Linnea Hannan ph 6624 1618  Treasurer: Kay McCheyne  P.O. Box 7201 Lismore Heights 2480   Direct Deposit payments can be made at Greater Bank       BSB 637 000  Account 781710229  Please reference your payment.   Assistant Secretary and Webmaster: Roger Jones 0408 417 277

The club holds a large variety of books, DVDs and magazines which are available on loan to members. To borrow from the Library contact Meg who will arrange a convenient time and location for collection, usually on tutorial day.

______________________________________________________________________________