Who we are

Great Lakes Art Society is a registered charity and incorporated organization administered by a committee of annually-elected volunteers. Operating from a purpose-built facility in Lake Street Forster, it provides regular art classes and art exhibitions fo amateur artists in the local community.


Committee meetings are held monthly on the last Monday of each month.

General meetings are held monthly on the first Monday of each month. Members encouraged to attend as many of these meetings as possible and are reminded that these meetings give them a voice in the running of their organisation.

The Annual General Meeting is held in August or September.

Workshops and Classes

For full details of current and future planned workshops, classes, newsletters and any news items go to the Tution tab at the top of the page.

Life drawing classes are held on 1st and third Thursdays.

Various classes are held on other days throughout the year.
Weekend workshops are held throughout the year with invited master class tutors.