General Business:

  • Congratulations to Sophia and Attila Papp on the birth of their baby daughter.
  • The Builder should be commencing work on the Studio front ramp within two weeks.


  • Rotating exhibitions - Congratulations to Valerie Eugarde for People’s Choice in the “Still Life,” “Say it with Flow­ers” and the sale of her piece. Also, congratulations to Pam Maccoll - “Still life 1, 2” - and Christine Pugh -“Three Pears”- who sold their paintings. As was decided, from the “Fire” exhibition and onwards, the rotating exhibitions will be judged as an award and a highly commended including certificates.
  • Congratulations to Philip Van Niekerk who received the award for his watercolour “Paris Tragedy” and Ross Taylor for his Highly Commended 'Scleroid Forest Back Burn'
  • The Motherhood paintings need to be collected on 5th July at the Redland Art Gallery, Cleveland.
  • “Shades of Grey will be our last rotating exhibition until August as both the “Plein air group” have their exhibition and Bob Grant, Karen Munster, Katherine Christensen with their group exhibition during July. Keep an eye out for more on that.
  • Gloria would like members who are entering the “Interpreting the Great Master’s” exhibition at the Redland Art Gallery to remember to have their loan agreement’s ready with an image of their piece/s and a 100-word blurb on each one by 30th August sent to the gallery. Danielle Bain will be preparing an Excel sheet of members invitation lists to be sent to the gallery so send them onto her. If any member wishes to enter please contact Gloria or the tutors, Robin Wilson, Annie Jamieson or Gloria Clay.
  • Latest on the Youth Art Awards: Gloria will be applying for a grant on 1st July to cover the costs of advertising and other essentials and materials for the opening in October that will be our sixth year to date. If any member would like to become a Sponsor monetary or in kind, please contact her on 32864086. The opening last year saw 57 entries and 87 pieces of art installed. The youth in the Redlands are our future. Entry forms are on the studio table if you know of any young person who might be interested.
  • Sarah Elliott, on the mentorship program for four years with our tutor Robin Wilson graduated last year and recent­ly had a sell-out exhibition and has an artwork in the Goma Gallery.
  • Date for the next Mini market will be Sunday 1st December from 10am-3pm.

Membership Fees due from 1 July

Dear Members, a reminder that your Membership fees are due for renewal on the 1 July for the 2019/20 financial year.
Should any of your details have changed, please fill in an UPDATE YOUR DETAILS FORM which is below and also available printed on the front table in Yurara Studio or on the website.
Otherwise payments can be made via:
- EFT payments: Bank A/C details for REDLAND YURARA ART SOCIETY INC.
- BSB: 124 025 A/C No: 1032 2738 Please use your Surname and ‘MF’ as reference.
- Cheque payments: can be mailed to: Membership Officer, PO Box 449, Cleveland, 4163  *Do not post cash payments
- Cheque, Cash payments and forms may also be returned via the “mailbox” on the front table in Yurara Studio in an envelope with your name. Thanking you in advance,
Mary Jane Turk - Membership OfficerPh 3820 8000 M 0401 003 592



Gallery & Exhibitions:

Our next couple of upcoming exhibitions are ‘Around the Redlands’ and ‘The Nature of the Trio’ details and dates below then its back to our rotating exhibitions, theme “Abstract”  delivery July 29.


Millie Simic’s pastels workshop “About Pastels”, Saturday 17- Sunday 18 August 2019.

Robin Wilson -  Line Wash Workshop, Saturday 16 – Sunday 17 November 2019.

Additional information go to Workshops

Plein Air Group

For details on the Outdoor Sketching & Painting Group go to Members News

Gallery Hire Fees

NON MEMBERS $100 hire fee plus $40 per day (weekends and Fri) MEMBERS $20 a day. Please note there is a 10% commission on all sales taken.

2019 Members List of Rotating Exhibitions - Cost for one or two paintings: $5 Total

JULY 12  En Plein Air Exhibition: Opening Friday 12 July to 14 July.
JULY 19  Group Exhibition: Bob, Karen, Kat: Opening Friday 19 July to Sunday 28.
JULY 29  Deliver paintings - theme: “Abstract” to 25 August.
AUGUST 26  Collect “Abstract”, deliver paintings - theme: “Gardens” to 15 September.
SEPTEMBER 16  Collect “Gardens”, deliver paintings - Open theme: Spring Exhibition to 11 October/Collect.
OCTOBER 18  Youth Art Awards Opening to 27 October.
OCTOBER 28  Deliver paintings - theme: “Shadows” to 24 November.
NOVEMBER 25  Collect “Shadows”, deliver paintings - theme: “Wildlife” to 15 December
DECEMBER 16  Collect “Wildlife” deliver paintings - Open theme: Holiday Collection to January 2020.