Coming & Recent Events

WAA will be at Bunnings Nunawading on Thursday 8 December 2022
as part of their Christmas Night Market.

Find out more about what we do and how we can help you explore your creativity through art. We will have demonstrations by our tutors and beautiful and affordable artworks for sale by our member artists. Would make wonderful Christmas presents for loved ones. Watch this space for more details and we hope to see you there.

WAA End of Year Art Show
Sat 19, 2pm to 5pm & Sun 20, 10am to 3pm November 2022

Our End of Year Art Show for 2022 will be a judged exhibition with prizes awarded in four categories: Black & White line art; Watercolour or Mixed Media; Oils or Acrylics; and Pastels. Many of our members artworks will be for sale, so it will be a great opportunity to buy beautiful artwork created by local artists.
We will be in studios 7, 8 & 9 at our home in the Nunawading Community Hub, 96-106 Springvale Road,
The Admission is free, and you are welcome to come to the official opening on Sat 19 Nov at 3pm where all the winners will be announced.

Artwork for sale by WAA artists

Recent Events

Head over to our Facebook and Instagram pages for photos of some recent events – the links are at the top and end of this page.

Our Combined arts show with Box Hill Art Group was a great success with our members receiving a number of prizes and awards. We were also at the Seniors day at the Hub. Full reports are in the October Newsletter and will be posted here on the website in due course.

Art at Home Challenge 2022 No 10
Your Favourite Subject

Click the image to see the winning entries

BHAG WAA 70th Combined Art Show 30 September 2022
Congratulations to all the prize winners.

Click the image to see the winning entries by our WAA artists

Watercolours with Rob Candy, Saturday 20 August 2022
Rob Candy….is a jovial confident personality, and he gave a great performance. He had a plan of his talk on a slip of paper, like a muso with his running sheet for his concert. …..(read more from the report in the September Newsletter):

Pamela Pretty Demonstration, Saturday July 16th, 2022
Pamela is an experienced pastel artist and teacher. Good teacher that she is, she spoke confidently and interestingly about …..(read more from the report in the August Newsletter):

It Hao Pheh Watercolour Demonstration Saturday 16 June 2022
It Hao is well-established as an artist and teacher of watercolour and drawing. He told us his favourite subjects to paint are……(read more from the report in the July Newsletter):

Greg Allen Watercolour Demonstration Saturday 21 May 2022
It was great to have Greg Allen return to Whitehorse Arts and show his inimitable watercolour skills and energetic personality again. Today he would do a scene from……(read more from the report in the June Newsletter):

Six Art Societies Demonstration Saturday 30April 2022
This was a co-operative event shared by six art associations in the eastern suburbs including our own Whitehorse Arts Association.
Our Alan Close did two portrait demos. Other artists were doing oil landscapes, pastel, lino cut prints, watercolour pictures and so on. See the report and photos from the May Newsletter:

Alan Close Demonstration Saturday 23 April 2022
Alan Close packs two demos into one. Come and see how to give your work that full glass, gloss finish with a demonstration on resin. He will follow this with a demonstration on how to use coarse texture paint.
Colin Browne provided this report of the day:

Art at Home Challenge 2022 No 9
Still Life & Expressionist Self Portrait

Click the image to see the winning entries

Still Life Subject

19 March 2022 Lorraine Wigraft Demo,
Still Life in Pastel
A big occasion as we tried ourselves out in the new…..(Read the full report here)


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