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Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group

The group conducts day and evening art classes for both beginners and advanced students in all media and also holds art exhibitions, demonstrations, life drawing classes and social events. You must be a current financial member of the Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group to attend our classes and to enter your works in our art exhibitions. Enquiries via our website - https://www.gecartgroup.com.au or email gecaginc@gmail.com

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Children's Creative Art (10-14 years) Wednesday Term 1 2024

Wednesday 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Tutor Sandra Marasco 9 week term from 31st January Places are only available to members who have confirmed their place with the secretary.
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Children's Creative Art (8-12 years) Saturday am Term 1 2024

Saturdays 10 am - 12 pm
Tutor Sandra Marasco 7 week term from Saturday 3rd February 10am to 12pm. Places are only available to members who have confirmed their place with the secretary.
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Children's Creative Art (8-12 years) Saturday pm Term 1 2024

Saturdays 12:15 pm to 2:15 pm
Tutor Sandra Marasco 7 week term from Saturday 3rd February 12:15 to 2:15pm. Places are only available to members who have confirmed their place with the secretary.
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Paint Out 2024 Cranbourne Botanical Gardens

Saturday 2 March 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at 10.00am, in the Visitor Centre, Cranbourne Botanical Gardens, cnr Ballarto Road and Laurie Cleary Lane. If you would like to travel with other participants please meet at the GECAG rear carpark at 9.00am. Please note that we can paint in the Visitor's Centre if it is raining.
To be advised
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MIFGS Duty Roster 2024

Between Sunday 17 March 2024 and Sunday 24 March 2024
It is a condition of our participation in the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show that we have someone monitoring our paintings at all times. We therefore need at least 1 volunteer for each time slot. You will receive free entry for yourself on the day you are rostered on. You may volunteer for more than one time slot.
Royal Exhibition Building
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Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show 2024

20th March to 24th March 2024
*You must be a paid up current member of GECAG in order to enter paintings in this show. *All entry forms must be lodged no later than the 15th February 2024. * Please read the Conditions of Entry in full - see Event Conditions in the last paragraph in Checkout. * Please consider volunteering for Roster Duty. This year you may book your place under a separate event on Try Booking.
Royal Exhibition Building
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Paint Out 2024 Ripponlea Estate

Saturday 6 April 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at the gate at 10:00 am - there is a cafe inside the property. House, gardens, lake
Ripponlea Estate
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Paint Out 2024 Namatjira Park

Saturday 4 May 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at the gate at 10:00 am - there is a cafe inside the property. Yabby pond, bush
Namatjira Park
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Paint Out 2024 Braeside Park

Saturday 1 June 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at Red Gum Picnic area at 10:00 am. Enter from Governor Road. NB there is no cafe there Pasture, lake, bushlands
Braeside Park
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Paint Out 2024 Mordialloc Pompei’s Landing

Saturday 6 July 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at Attenborough Park at 10:00 am (left hand side of Nepean Highway after crossing the creek heading South) Creek, boats, trees
Attenborough Park - left hand side of Nepean Highway after crossing the creek
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Paint Out 2024 Basterfield Park

Saturday 3 August 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Park near Tennis Court and meet lakeside at 10.00am lake, playgrounds, trees,
Basterfield Park
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Paint Out 2024 Karkarook Park

Saturday 7 September 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at Dragonfly Picnic area at 9.00am, nb, no cafe here Lake, picnic areas and bushland
Karkarook Park
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Paint Out 2024 St Kilda Botanical Gardens

Saturday 5 October 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at Ornamental Pond at 10:00 am. Herbert Street Nb. there is no cafe in the gardens. Closest cafes are on Acland Street. Trees, Gardens, Pond
St Kilda Botanical Gardens
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Joining Fees 2024 - New Members Only

Joining Fees for new members only.
This fee is only paid once. Please contact the Secretary prior to making your payment via : gecaginc@gmail.com
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Membership Fees 2024

Annual Membership Fee
Membership Fee is paid annually
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Paint Out 2024 Rickett's Point

Saturday 2 November 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at Rickett's Point Café at 10.00am. Beach, cliff, brush
Rickett's Point Cafe
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Paint Out 2024 Red Bluff, Cerberus Beach

Saturday 3 February 2024
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. The painting session will generally conclude by midday. Meet at Cerberus Beach House near Black Rock Yacht Club at 10.00am Beach, Cliff, buildings
Cerberus Beach House
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En Plein Air with Vivi Palegeorge at Karkarook Park

Saturday 20 January 2024
Vivi will show you how to plan a drawing and painting and will demonstrate this in watercolours. Tuition will be given individually in acrylics, watercolours and oils. Meet at the Dragonfly Picnic area at the undercover rotunda at 9.45am Enter from the first carpark from Warrigal Rd, (Dragonfly Car Park) off Fairchild Street.
Karkarook Park
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Extended Pose Life Drawing

Monday 15 January 2024
This is a life drawing event in which the model will hold the same pose for two three-hour sessions, from 10.00am - 1.00pm on Monday January 15th and Friday January 19th. The participants will be restricted to 8. Credit for photo: Artist - Jules Joseph Lefebvre 1875
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Life Drawing Workshop with Maxine Wade

Sunday 14 January 2024
A 4 hour workshop, with a female model for the first 2 hours, followed by a short lunch break. The remaining time will be spent developing one or two drawings from the model session, using a variety of media (your choice!) Maxine will tutor you through the model session, with a series of short to longer poses. She will then demonstrate and explain some possible developments for your drawings. Some life drawing experience is necessary. The session will run from 11am to 3pm. Tea and biscuits are provided, but please bring your own lunch.
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Pen and Ink Term 4 2023

Wednesdays 1 to 3pm
Tutor Lisa Murphy 9 week term from Wednesday 11th October. Places are only available to members who have confirmed their place with the secretary.
Glen Eira Cheltenham Art Group
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Paint Out 2023 St Kilda Botanical Gardens

Saturday 4 November 2023
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at Ornamental Pond at 9:00 am. Herbert Street Nb. there is no cafe in the gardens. Closest cafes are on Acland Street. Trees, Gardens, Pond
St Kilda Botanical Gardens
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Paint Out 2023 Karkarook Park

Saturday 3 June 2023
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at Dragonfly Picnic area at 9.00am, nb, no cafe here Lake, picnic areas and bushland
Karkarook Park
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Paint Out 2023 Namatjira Park

Saturday 6 May 2023
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at car park in Raleigh Street, Clayton South at 9.00am Yabby pond, bush
Namatjira Park
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MIFGS Duty Roster 2023

Between Sunday 26 March 2023 and Sunday 2 April 2023
It is a condition of our participation in the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show that we have someone monitoring our paintings at all times. We therefore need at least 1 volunteer for each time slot. You will receive free entry for yourself on the day you are rostered on. You may volunteer for more than one time slot.
Royal Exhibition Building
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Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show 2023

29th March to 2nd April 2023
*You must be a paid up current member of GECAG in order to enter paintings in this show. *All entry forms must be lodged no later than the 17th February 2023. * Please read the Conditions of Entry in full - see Event Conditions in the last paragraph in Checkout. * Please consider volunteering for Roster Duty. This year you may book your place under a separate event on Try Booking.
Royal Exhibition Building
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Paint Out 2023 Ripponlea Estate

Saturday 1 April 2023
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at the gate at 10:00 am - there is a cafe inside the property. House, gardens, lake
Ripponlea Estate
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Paint Out 2023 Braeside Park

Saturday 4 March 2023
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at Red Gum Picnic area at 9:00 am. Enter from Governor Road. NB there is no cafe there Pasture, lake, bush
Braeside Park
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Paint Out 2023 Red Bluff, Cerberus Beach

Saturday 4 February 2023
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at Cerberus Beach House near Black Rock Yacht Club at 9.00am Beach, Cliff, buildings
Cerberus Beach House
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Paint Out 2022 Mordialloc Pompei’s Landing

Saturday 7 May 2022
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at Attenborough Park at 9:00 am (left hand side of Nepean Highway after crossing the creek heading South) Creek, beach, boats
Attenborough Park - left hand side of Nepean Highway after crossing the creek
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Paint Out 2022 Rickett's Point

Saturday 5 March 2022
Paint-outs are held on the first Saturday of every month. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please register by midday on the Friday before the scheduled paint-out so we know who is attending. There is no fee for participation. Meet at Rickett's Point Café at 9.00am. Beach, cliff, brush
Rickett's Point Cafe