A big THANK-YOU to all those club members that submitted prints and provided assistance with the Australia Day weekend photo display at the Railway Complex Art shed as apart of the Yea Rotary Arts Festival. Visitor numbers were good with lots of positive comments on the high standard of work displayed.
Don't forget the first meeting of the New Year is 7pm on Wed 13th at the RSL
For display and competition purposes, your photographs
need to be mounted on Matt Board.
You can purchase mounts already cut to size from
various outlets including in Yea, but it can be expensive. The alternative is
to cut your own ,and several members have expressed a desire to do so but need
a refresher course (at least ) in cutting.
There will be a workshop in The R.S.L
Saturday January 5th.2013 @ 9.00am
The club has the cutter and tools, but you must bring your own board.
Board can be purchased in full sheets or half sheets.
A full sheet makes 6 frames A4
Board can be purchased from FrameCo in Nunawading
(club discount?) or Cnr. Of Canterbury and Dorset Roads.
This is an ideal opportunity to prepare mounts for the
The committee has been invited to put on a display of
members’ photographs during the Rotary Arts Show, over the Australia Day
weekend. To put on a decent showing, we ask/require/expect ALLmembers to submit between 6 and 10 photographs.
There is no cost to display, but there are some basic
1.Members only photographs.
The material must be suitable for viewing by a junior audience, and any
material deemed unsuitable by the committee will not be displayed. The
committee’s decision on this matter is final.
Photographs displaying recognizable people will
require written permission from the person(s) displayed.
must be mounted on matt board with the name of the member on the reverse and
contact details, for the return of their photographs.
4. Preferred minimum size is 8x10 ( 20x25 cm) - maximum 18 x 20 (45x51cm)approx..
5.Mounted photographs must be delivered to either Kim Wyllie in
Aldous Street Yea or Judy Hoffmann at Chisholm & Shaw , by January 14th 2013
Help will be appreciated to man the display over that
weekend and to assemble on the Friday.
Happy snapping - you have 12days to complete your mission!