Rowlands Castle Painting Society meets  most Tuesdays through the winter months at:

The Parish Hall,
11 Links Lane,
Rowland's Castle,
(There is a free car park  50 metres up The Fairway - the  road opposite the hall)

We also have frequent outdoor painting groups in the summer months



About us............

Our Society has been giving incredible value for since our inception in 1970.  We give a warm welcome to members of all abilities. We have a full programme of activities throughout the year. Our Society year runs from September to August of the next year.

Meetings on Tuesdays from October to April include about 10 each of :

·       Professional demonstrations with audio and large screen projection for better listening and viewing.

·       Workshops on all sorts of subjects and media led by members and  occasionally by a professional.

·       Life drawing with professional models and portraiture of volunteer members.


Annual events include 

·       A weekend Exhibition and Sale. All members are encouraged to enter. See foot of page

·       The Silver Cup Awards for members paintings produced throughout the year. See foot of page,

·       A Christmas Party with festive competitions and buffet.

Sketching and painting outings are held regularly during the Summer with a sociable picnic break. 

Full day professionally led workshops are held from time to time.  They have to be booked in advance and there is an extra fee for these events.

Annual Subscription is just £35 with an adjustment for new members joining late in our society year. Members who paid £25 for 2020-21 need only pay £10 for 2021-22.

Guests and visitors are always welcome. There is a fee for visitors to Life Groups and Demonstrations of £5 and afternoon Workshops led by members of £3.

THINKING OF JOINING? Then come along to any event at the Village Hall and give us a try, or  see our CONTACT  page for more information.


        "VERVE"          Our Society's magazine. Read the latest and past editions:

         NEW      September 2021 

           March 2021     August 2020   March 2020  

           Spring 2019   August 2018    March 2018

See our SOCIETY RULES: here



2019 Christmas Party
See the photos here

 2019 Exhibition
18th & 19th May
See the Exhibition Page

2019 Silver CupSilver Cup  Evening   -   9th April
See Silver Cup page

Past Silver Cup Winners     2017    2018    2019