Thank you for visiting the Dorking Group of Artists’ website
We hope you find our website informative. We always welcome new members with the new ideas, skills and inspiration that they bring to what is already a progressive, forward thinking Art Group.
Our 2016-17 Winter Programme is well under way and resumes after the Christmas break on Tuesday 17th January 2017; take a look on the Activiies programme page for the full list of events on
Tuesday afternoons and whole day sessions.
Our AGM will be held for the first time in the evening, 7-9pm, Tuesday 28th February at Betchworth Village Hall .
To find out more information about the Dorking Group of Artists, please continue to browse through the site.
We are proud to have back the fabulous and inspiring Jamel Akib for a one day workshop. Contact Annette for details and workshop sign up.
We were delighted to have Roger Dellar open our 2017 Spring Exhibition.
Some of our members out 'plein air' drawing and painting in Dorking Town Centre today! Great publicity for our Spring Exhibition next weekend! Thanks to Annette and Colin for organising the
Annual 2016 Exhibition at Denbies
Soraya French opened our Exhibition at the Private View at Denbies and was very complementary about our group - she gave the Memorial prize to Julia Hawkins painting 'Portrait of Alice'.
Spring 2016 Exhibition at Betchworth.
Sherree Valentine Daines was the celebrity artist opening our Spring 2016 Exhibition. She was very complimentary about our exhibition, and remembered the time when she was a member! She also gave
an extra prize, of a signed print, to Marion Wilcocks, and will be donating a prize at forthcoming exhibitions!
Denbies Award winner Spring 2016
'Stop me and buy one' by Colin Sharr was chosen as the Denbies Award winner, lucky Colin, who received a case of Denbies wine!
The Barbara Johnson Memorial Prize Spring Exhibition 2016
Jim Tucker's work 'Assemblage' was chosen by Sherree Valentine Daines to win the Barbara Johnson Memorial Prize - well done Jim!
Visitors Vote Spring 2016
Tony Watson's painting 'Still Life with Orange and Lemon' won the Visitors Vote at Betchworth this Spring, well done Tony!