Useful Links 

 Framing  

Paolo Francis Gallery

Based in South Croydon, Paolo Francis Gallery comes highly recommended for high quality bespoke picture frames. Paolo is an artist himself, he teaches art classes and has also conducted several appraisal for us at Banstead Art Group. 

Easyframe 

Recommended website for purchasing frames online Including canvas floater frames.

 Supplies and Materials

Pullingers Art Shop 

Pullingers is a great local art shop for all your art supplies and materials needs. In 2019 they Sponsored the Young Artist of the Year Competition that ran alongside our Annual Exhibition. The Stores can be found in Epsom, Kingston, Farnham and Online.

 Classes & Workshops

Art-Events

 

Painting Classes and Workshop in all Media based in Betchworth and Reigate. They are also running Classes over Zoom.

Sutton College

The Sutton College offers a large range of part time courses for all abilities and ages. Courses include Life Drawing, Watercolours, Acrylics, Oils, Printmaking and Calligraphy. 

 Social Media

 Inspiration

BAG Facebook Page

A Public Facebook page for updates on Banstead Art Group.

 

BAG Facebook Group 

A Public Facebook group for updates on Banstead Art Group. 

BAG on Instagram

A Public Facebook page for updates on Banstead Art Group. 

Pixabay

This is a great website for finding reference photos. The images are published under the Creative Commons Zero License meaning you are free to use any image on the site without infringing copyright.

Kick in the Creatives

A website full of free creative art challenges to take part in each month. They also feature tips and tutorials  through blogs, podcasts and videos. 

 Local Galleries and Studios

Wimbledon Art Studios

Affordable art studios for artists, makers and designers with over 200 Studios in 2 building. 

The Corner Gallery

The Smallest Independent Gallery in Surrey with the biggest Artists. Carshalton Beeches, Established 2007