What we do

Birstall and District Art Society , “BADAS “

The Society was formed by our late President, Norman Sims, in 1995.
We can boast a membership of more than 100 with a waiting list of more wanting to join.
The group members’ are both established artists as well as absolute beginners.
We have a very active committee who bring together a wide range of art related activities.
Benefits include a monthly painting demonstration by leading artists, painting classes, and workshops arranged to cover all aspects of art, to improve members’ abilities.
There are regular trips arranged to visit galleries, arts and craft festivals, as well as exhibitions of famous artwork.

There is also a Friday morning get together to paint socially, at the Co-op sports club from 9am to 12am with a £1.50 charge with refreshments included, Members and those on waiting list welcome.
We also have an annual weekend painting holiday.
The climax of our year is always our exhibition in November. Those who enter, display their work to a very appreciative public.
To find out more, click onto the links on the left side or get in touch by going to the contact page.
Thank you for visiting.