Stafford Art Group

Keeping the arts alive in Stafford in extraordinary times

 Your programme for the coming week.

Zoom meetings

2pm Tuesday 26th January and Friday 7pm February 6th

This week's painting challenge -

 a work entitled ''Bubbles"

                            More about the arts and wellbeing

Doing Something Different in Lockdown 


We extend a warm welcome to new friends interested in the arts from the most accomplished to the absolute beginner.


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Meet and Greet on Zoom
Meet and Greet on Zoom

Stafford Art Group - Encouraging Young Artists

£697 and counting

Raised by members during lockdown to support Katherine House

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DID YOU KNOW THE ARTIST ?

 Click on the painting to see Jane's quiz "Identify Your Fellow SAG Artists" use email or the members WhatsApp and tell us how many you recognised.

Carole Field was our champion at last Sunday's Zoom meeting with a score of 21 correct answers which bagged the prize of £10

                  Stafford Art Group extends its winter exhibition until 30th January

Congratulation to Lesley Howse whose landscape 'On The Roaches' was chosen as favourite picture in the 2020 Winter Exhibition

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Looking Up

22/01/2021

Best ever number of pictures entered into the weekly challenge.... Alcohol experiments with notes by Sheila Adams

A tough challenge - giving rise to many diverse pictures. This is Keith's - based on the Apostle by Durer.

Amazing .. 20 members having fun and merry banter on zoom this week ... plus .. Cliff's introduction to famous if dubious world leaders art. Thank you for your picture, "Smelling the Roses" by Phoebe (aged 14)

My Favourite

30/12/2020

29th Dec Week's challenge ( was set by the Chairman on 22nd December) was 'My Favourite'.... Thank you Sandra for your entry.

Click on this image link to go to the YouTube video to see the quiz for yourself ... you need a paper marked out with 33 numbers and a pencil or pen to write down the artists name.

Artwork by David. A good challenge entry ... so many were up to the challenge and with many Christmas hats.. flashing jumpers! and good humour. ..................... Happy Birthday was sung to Carole by the SAG choir.


Wellbeing Blogs

In these challenging times, the daily walk that we all look forward to is so much more important than the simple pleasure of escape.

Urban Sketchers Blogs

Pam's blog 

20/01/2021

During lockdown, its not always easy to get out and about to sketch in situ.


This weeks donations = £50

Current donations = £697    

The target is £1000 we are 69% there

BRILLIANT .....

 A big thank you from SAG

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This button links you to JustGiving which will send your donation to the charity. The current charity is Katherine House Hospice in Stafford. You can edit the amount to donate from £1 up.