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The Hippperholme and Lightcliffe Art Society

The Hipperholme and Lightcliffe Art Society was founded in 1965. It exists to:

  • arrange demonstrations with experienced artists
  • provide information and assistance to all members of the society
  • arrange workshops for members
  • arrange outdoor painting opportunities
  • arrange exhibitions and publicise exhibitions organised by others.

Membership numbers about 70. Members meet on a weekly basis with a demonstrator on alternate weeks.  The meetings are on Tuesdays from 7.30 pm to 9.30 pm. A tea/coffee break is held usually from 8.30 pm for about 15-20 minutes.  For 2016/2017, the fee for membership of the society is £25 pa and the membership year runs from 1 October each year. 

You can read more about us in the attached article which was published in 'Brighouse Matters' March 2014,  written by our Chairman, Irene. and in this article published in the 'Leisure Painter' May 2014, written by our Features Editor, Carrie Mackenzie.  

If you would like further information before joining, please contact us on email mail@handlas.co.uk.