About us

Art in Poundbury Club, part of the Art in Poundbury Group   aims to foster, promote and increase the knowledge, practice and appreciation of art in our local area - Dorchester, Poundbury and surrounding areas .  

We hold regular workshops  in life/portrait drawings as well as general workshop sessions in various media. We also run a summer plein air programme. If you are interested in joining in,  please contact one of us.

Pam Philip pamphilip@btinternet.com

Judy Tate contact@artinpoundbury.co.uk 

Due to the council requiring the hall as a polling station for elections, we need to move the next session from Thurs 2nd May to Wednesday 1st May

Creative painting from  photographs with Pam Philip.

Using photographs as a starting point to create an original interpretive painting.

Pam's website is : https://www.pamphilip.com/ 

Rules and regulations - BROWNSWORD HALL, POUNDBURY

 1. Doors open at 1.30 so that sessions can start promptly at 1.45pm and end at 4pm.  This includes setting-up and clearing-away time. (some sessions will have to end by 3.45 in order to clear up)


2. No smoking allowed


3. Following art sessions, members will be responsible for leaving their station as they found it.


4. Members will be responsible for ensuring their own safety and the safety of their art equipment and personal belongings.


5. If using oil paints, please only use non-odour solvents.


6. Please use floor/table coverings if using oils, pastels, acrylics.


7. There is a Fire Escape between the kitchen and Ladies Toilet.


8. The main downstairs door will be bolted once all members have arrived, but easily unbolted in case of emergency.

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