Saddleworth Group of Artists to show off talents at Annual Autumn Exhibition 2016

WELL-KNOWN local artists are exhibiting their work for the Saddleworth Group of Artists Autumn Exhibition at the Saddleworth Museum from Saturday, September 17 to Sunday, October 30.

This will be the first exhibition since the £1 million refurbishment of the museum on Uppermill High Street, thanks to a Lottery grant.

Always a popular show, the exhibition will be comprised of up to 100 works, with styles ranging from photo realism to expressionistic. Most paintings will be on sale.

The Saddleworth Group of Artists, founded in 1950 by water colourist Ellis Shaw and friends, currently has around fifty enthusiastic members, including some full-time professionals.

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Visit the exhibition at Saddleworth Museum, High St, Uppermill, OL3 6HS.  Run as a registered charity the museum is reliant on admission charges as part of its income. It is open daily from 1pm to 4pm, entry costs adults £2 or children £1 or concessions £1 or family ticket £4 (2 adults and up to 5 children).


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