Entries by Lisa Oakley

Letter to the Society of Staffordshire Artists

“It was heartwarming and encouraging to visit the May 2017 Exhibition at Keele University and see so many good paintings. Even better, it was incredible that the Society had transformed itself from a recent very low point, and restored its reputation as a leading arts group. It was so good to see the names of […]

Port Sunlight

On Monday 10 April this year we visited the Port Sunlight Village and the Lady Lever Gallery in Cheshire. We traveled by coach, Robin Hood Travel,(an excellent company to work with incidentally) arriving at the venue in good time to view the Lady Lever Gallery exhibition of paintings and sculptures taking advantage to view several […]

Art in the Park Event 2017

This years’ Art in the Park event in Leek took place over the weekend of Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 May. As in previous years, the Society had a stand at this event hosted principally by Eric England, but he asked for any Society members who could volunteer to spare the time and support him […]

Peoples Prize Winner 2016

Jean Byatt, a long time member of the Society won this prize as the peoples choice during the 2016 Newcastle Open Exhibition. Jean was given the opportunity to showcase her work in the hall gallery at the Brampton Museum. This exhibition also ran from 1 April to 4 June. Jean had 23 paintings on show […]

Opening Night at Keele

Tuesday 2 May was the opening night for the 2017 Spring exhibition at Keele University. There was an extremely good turnout, as commented on by several people that night. The evening started at 6.00pm and was officially opened by Fiona Cownie the Pro-Vice Chancellor of Keele University. She welcomed everyone for attending and explained the […]