Art for UK Youth Exhibition

Jean Noble RI SWA is showing her work in the Art for UK Youth Exhibition, from Tuesday 13th – Thursday 15th September at Mall Galleries, The Mall, London. Open daily from 10am – 5pm Left: ‘Departing Signal’ Right: ‘Landscape with Grey Wall’  

Somerset Open Studios with David Parfitt RI

David A Parfitt RI is opening his studio to the public as part of Somerset Open Studios 2016. The opening hours are 11am to 6pm from 17th September to 2nd October (closed on Monday 26 September). The address is Church …

Naomi Tydeman RI on ITV Wales!

Naomi Tydeman RI has been filmed by ITV Wales for a 6 part series following the lives of working people centred on Tenby Harbour in Pembrokeshire. This is where Naomi has her lovely studio gallery in Cobb Lane.  The series …

RI in Gloucester

RI Summer Gathering On 22nd August members of the RI met up at historic Gloucester Quays for the day, sharing an excellent buffet lunch, prepared by ‘Dr Foster’s Waterfront Bar & Restaurant’, Kimberley Warehouse, Gloucester GL1 2ES, before heading off …

'When We Were Young' - David Poxon RI

Double Honours for David Poxon RI

David Poxon RI has been awarded the Masters Award at the inaugural 2016 Hong Kong Biennale for his pure watercolour painting ‘When we Were Young’ The Exhibition received over 735 entries from more than 60 countries. The show is at …

Rosa Sepple VPRI in China

Rosa Sepple has just returned from China after being invited to be Chairman of Judges and open the first China International Children’s Art Biennial in Beijing. There were over 10,000 paintings submitted. Luckily the International judges selected the winning entries …

David A Parfitt – Sunday Times Success

David A Parfitt RI has had one of his paintings -Wetland Blues – accepted by the prestigious Sunday Times Watercolour Competition. Here is what he says about painting the piece: “The painting, ‘Wetland blues’, is pure watercolour, on a full …

Deborah Walker – Sunday Times Success

Deborah Walker RI has had one of her paintings – Tidal Rhythms – accepted for the prestigious Sunday Times Watercolour Competition. Here’s what she says about the painting: ‘Cold currents thrid, and turn to rhythmic tidal lyres’ – Thomas Hardy …

Aimee Focuses on the RA

Congratulations to Aimee Birnbaum RI who is not only a watercolour painter but also a keen photographer – she has had one of her photographs accepted for this year’s Royal Academy Summer Exhibition which continues until 21 August.

The RI at The Patron’s Lunch

Her Majesty waves to RI members Lillias August RI (Hon. Secretary), Jean Noble RI SWA (RI Council) and Naomi Tydeman RI (Exhibitions Secretary) who represented the RI at The Patron’s Lunch on Sunday 12 June to celebrate Her Majesty’s patronage …