Monthly Archives: December 2014

The Quiz Winners!

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The Society enjoyed a General Knowledge Quiz hosted by Ronnie Wilson last night. While quite a few of the questions flummoxed mere mortals especially those on ‘Three’s Company’ (boo!!!) very little bothered the runaway winners with their 59 points – the McKersie and Hanna table, who probably had a name, but I have forgotten it already! Story […]

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Laurel and Hardy by Tom Hanna

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Jeff Monaghan watercolour demonstration

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There was a good turnout for Jeff Monaghan’s watercolour demonstration of a scene from Lindisfarne which he had projected on to a screen overhead. He stretched his own version of the image out using a 6B pencil to carefully plot the castle and then use sweeping strokes drew in the mid ground and box-like markings […]

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Art Society Christmas Meal at the Ramada

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Sunday 1st December, 1.00pm. This was out first Christmas Dinner at the Ramada Hotel on the outskirts of Belfast. We were led to our own room on the edge of the main dining area and while the menu was not particularly festive (no brussel sprouts!) we did pull crackers that spilled out party hats and […]

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