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Dumfries and Galloway Fine Arts Society

Applications for the DAGFAS Annual Exhibition now open

Applications for the DAGFAS Annual Exhibition now open

We are now approaching our 97 Annual Exhibition in Gracefield from 6 July to 10 August.   All funds raised from entry receipts are used for the purposes of DAGFAS related programmes throughout the year. As is our tradition the Annual Exhibition remains a selected...

Wild Solway

Wild Solway

An open invitation to artists: Can you help?  The Dumfries and Galloway Fine Arts Society (DAGFAS) and the Wildfowl and Wetlands  Trust (WWT) Caerlaverock are coming together to launch a joint fund-raising, publicity  and art exhibition entitled ‘Wild Solway’. Our aim...

DAGFAS Gracefield Thursday and Friday Art Clubs

DAGFAS Gracefield Thursday and Friday Art Clubs

We have established two art clubs at Gracefield Arts Centre. They run on Thursday afternoons and on Friday mornings with about 12 tables.  The cost is £5 per week. Our art clubs aim to improve drawing and painting skills and to encourage people to meet other artists,...

News from our new Art Classes

News from our new Art Classes

Demand was so great to join our new Art classes being held at Gracefield that two new groups were launched back in February. These take place on Thursday afternoons from 1 - 3.30pm and on Friday mornings from 10am - 12.30pm. Irene Rogers comes along to the Thursday...

Heather Davies at the RSW

Heather Davies at the RSW

Congratulations to our member Heather Davies RSW on receiving an award for one of her 3 paintings entered in theRSW exhibition now on at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh until the 6th February.Heather will also be taking part in Spring Fling this year and will...