Welcome to the Website of The Guild of Wiltshire Artists

This site aims to inform you about the activities of the Guild and its members. This lively group of practising artists, based in Wiltshire, regularly exhibit throughout the year and hold meetings and workshops on a monthly basis. Browse our pages to find details of the history of the Guild and also the programme for the year. Examples of members' work are shown in Members Galleries to give you an idea of the variety of work you are likely to see at the Guild exhibitions. Keep up with the work of the Guild; workshop reports, tips & tricks, art inspirations, and more via our Blog pages. Should you wish to purchase or commission a piece of original art from a particular artist, your enquiry can be passed on via the Guild contact page.

Latest News

Introducing Our Newest Members

The Guild of Wiltshire Artists is pleased to welcome our newly elected member Caroline Yates who joined the Guild in Spring 2024. We all look forward to meeting you at an event or exhibition soon.

Guild Exhibitions for 2024

Summer Exhibition Thursday July 11 to Sunday July 14 - in St Peter's Church, Marlborough.
Autumn Exhibition Saturday October 19 to Thursday November 7 - at the John Bowen Gallery in The Town Hall, Malmesbury.

Previous Exhibition

The last Guild Exhibition of members' work in 2023 was held in the John Bowen Gallery, Malmesbury 8 - 28 September. Thank you to all our visitors and supporters in 2023. We are looking forward to seeing you at our exhibitions in 2024.


News from Other Local Art Societies

The Fosseway Artists - Summer Exhibition

From Tuesday 6th to Sunday 12th August 2024
At Nature in Art, 2m north of Gloucester on A38. SatNav Postcode: GL2 9PG. Follow the Nature in Art brown tourism signs.
Open from 10am to 5pm daily.
Also on site Hayward Coffee Shop, Parking, Sculpture Garden, Artist in Residence, and permanent Museum and Art Collection.
Admission via the Nature in Art Entrance.

Nature Notes

June 2nd to 25th 2024
New work by Suzie Simmons with ceramics by Fran Young at Richard Jeffries Museum, Coate, Swindon SN3 6AA.
10:30 - 12:30 Tuesdays and Thursdays
10:00 - 16:00 Second Wednesday of each month
13:00 - 17:00 Sundays, including live music from 2pm, with cake and cream teas.

Monthly Meetings:

Every month Guild Members meet for a themed workshop or demo. Visit the Programme page (see third item in the red column on the left) for the schedule of monthly meetings and other events. Reports on monthly meetings can be found in our Blog

June 2024

The June Guild monthly meeting was held on the 17th June 2024. Members and guests gathered to enjoy a demonstation by visiting artist Colin Brown who painted a street scene in acrylics.

Read more in the Guild Blog post "Demo by Colin Brown"

The slideshow below is from our May Monthly Meeting, Drip, Pour and Splash!

Getting set up ... ... for experimentation.
Members enjoy another Monthly Meeting link.

This site was last updated 20 June 2024
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