Exhibitions, News and Events

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DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

 

ON NOW

Third Annual exhibition ‘Shapes of Nature

29 September – 1st November, 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 5pm excluding Sundays and Mondays
Lillie Gallery Station Rd, Milngavie, Glasgow G62 8BZ

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING

NOVEMBER

Free talk: ‘Curtis Botanical Magazine

Sharon Bradley
Date: 8 November, 2 – 4 pm
Venue: The Botanic Cottage, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Entry is via the John Hope Gateway or the East Gate, Inverleith Row.
Please arrive at the venue 15 minutes prior to the stated start time.
To book, please contact Mary O’Neil.

 

DECEMBER

SSBA Members’ Christmas Party

Date: 6 December, 5 – 7.30 pm
Venue: The Botanic Cottage, Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Entry is via the Botanic Cottage Gate entrance on the North side of the Garden on Inverleith Place.
Free event, catering provided.
To book, please contact Mary O’Neil.

 

PLANNED FOR 2019

JANUARY / FEBRUARY

Spring exhibition, Scottish Ornithological Centre, Donald Watson Art Gallery, Waterstone House, Aberlady.

Saturday January 19th – Wednesday February 27th

Cut-off date for applications will be noon Friday 19th November. 

APPLICATION FORM PDF VERSION

APPLICATION FORM WORD VERSION

 

 

 

 

 

REGULAR EVENTS

 
Wednesday Painting days at SAC
Our regular drop-in days, hosted at the Scottish Arts Club (24 Rutland Square, Edinburgh, EH1 2BW) continue to be a great success

Usually the second Wednesday of the month, from 10.00 – 16.00

10th Jan, 14th Feb, 14th March,
11th April, 9th May, 13th June, 11th July 12th Sept, 10th Oct, 14th Nov

There is a £10 charge each day, payable on the day, and if you would like to book lunch please let Margaret Nicolson know well in advance by email. margaretnicolson@btinternet.com

 

 

Please feel free to share the schedule with other interested botanical artists or friends – there is a friend’s membership available for those who are interested in the society.

Ideas for events and also items for inclusion in the newsletter newsletter@thessba.org welcomed.

Contact one of the events committee if you wish to suggest a venue or event.

 

Events Committee:

Anne Carlaw

Aileen Friis Jorgensen

Sharon Fox

Mary O’Neil

Lindesay Irvine

Margaret Nicolson

New committee members welcome – please contact one of the above.