Painting together

Spalding Arts & Crafts Society

Founded 1916

Come and join us!

We hope you enjoy visiting our website, and if you are not already a member maybe you will feel inspired to come and join us. We are a friendly group of local artists, and are always ready to welcome new members, whether you are professional artists (in which case we can benefit from your experience!), or total beginners looking for help and inspiration.

Non-members are welcome to come along to our monthly meetings, watch the demonstrations, and enjoy a cup of tea and a chat. Non-members entry £5.00. Members £2.50.

Details of exhibitions, demonstration evening reports, dates etc updated regularly in our blog - SACS News - see panel below. Easily browse the section you want by using the Categories link in the blog.

See also bottom of page for announcements.


Our blog is the place to find details of forthcoming demonstrations, dates for events, and reports etc.

You can also follow us on Facebook. See banner link below.


                 The next demo :-


                   7th December


             Phil Biggs - Watercolour

                 See notice below.


To all members and visitors

Covid-19 update 5th August 2021

Demonstration meetings have resumed

Please check your emails, the website & our Facebook page for further updates.

Subscriptions paid in 2020 will be carried forward to 2021. Anyone who hasn't paid please help support the society by paying your subs which were due in April, either by bank transfer or cheque. Please let Ann Dring know that you have paid. Thanks to those who have already paid.

There is now a Facebook group for members of the society so that we can still have challenges & maintain some contact. Click on the link on our Facebook Page to request to join - just a couple of questions to be accepted.

Keep safe & Happy Painting.

         Visit our Virtual Lock- Down Exhibition

An exhibition showing art work including crafts completed by members at home during lockdown.

Just click on Exhibitions above then Virtual Exhibition

Springfields Horticultural Society Competition for 2021

                                Delft Competition

Members of Spalding Arts & Crafts Society were invited to take part in a  Delft tile painting competition culminating with a display at Springfields Festival Gardens. 

Just click on Painting Competitions above and to view all the submitted tiles, including the winning tiles as awarded by the Springfield judges. 

Plus your chance to vote for your favourite on our Facebook Page. 


   Art in the Garden - August 2021

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to the exhibition

Springfields Horticultural Society gave us the opportunity to display copies of members paintings in the Springfields Festival Gardens, Spalding. The exhibition can be viewed virtually. see below.


               Springfields Horticultural Society

                             Art in the Garden                             



Public favourite from 'Art in the Garden' at Springfields  'Walk on the Beach'   by Ann Dring.



Members Facebook Group

To join just click on the link below the banner picture or go to Groups in the side bar and ask to join - there are just a couple of questions to answer yes to.

Please post pictures of your artwork or crafts. It's inspiring to see what we've all been creating.

There are on going challenges to take part in. If anyone would like a specific one then please let Maggie know, your ideas would be most welcome. 


It can sometimes feel a bit daunting at a meeting to introduce yourself so why not tell us bit about yourself, especially if you are new to the group.
If you know anyone who is a member but not on Facebook please offer to post pictures for them.