HVAF Newsletter June 2009

Exhibitions Events Opportunities


WELCOME to the very first HVAF online newsletter.

In our brand new edition we keep you up to speed with the latest exhibitons, workshops offering classes from the traditional to the more unusual, plus talks on art and opportunities for exhibiting.

Umbrella show reigns!

AN umbrella painting project that sprang up here in Hertfordshire is now on a whirlwind tour of the world.

HVAF members Bryan Swain Parkes and Brigid Marlin teamed up with a group of Hertfordshire artists to take part in a project sponsored by the Zendai Museum of Modern Art in Shanghai.

Summer Vision

HVAF members Renos Lavithis and June Faulkner are showing new works at a group show by seven contemporary North London artists.

Caroline Kirton show at LAC

HVAF artist Caroline Kirton will be showing Applique and Machine Embroidery at Letchworth Arts Centre throughout July.

Fish and Ships

ARTIST printmaker Tracy Turner is offering a taste of her latest work in a solo show titled Fish and Ships.

My Art is Real Art

HVAF's next quarterly meeting presents an interactive and thought-provoking talk by artist Alex Buhagiar.

Talks on Art

DON'T MISS the inspiring new Talks on Art series planned at Letchworth Arts Centre this coming autumn.

St Albans Big Draw

ARTISTS and kitemakers can now apply to be part of this year's St Albans Big Draw workshop.


ENHANCE your skills over the summer months with an exciting mix of courses on offer from members.

You can also check the HVAF website Opportunities pages for more workshops, including photo-etching courses and classes at re:create and Courtyard Arts.