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Deeside Art Group - 70th Annual Exhibition!

Founded in 1947, 2017 marks the 70th anniversary of DAG. Our 70th annual exhibition will take place from 7th - 9th July 2017 at Westbourne Hall, West Kirby, Wirral. Application forms for participation will be available in May 2017.


Demo: Dennis Oakes

The next DAG demonstration will be held on the evening of Thursday 6 October 2016 (7:30-9:30pm, entrance £3), in the Connor Suite at Westbourne Hall, West Kirby. Dennis Oakes will be demonstrating. We look forward to seeing you then!

Bob Goldsborough demonstrates landscape painting in oils

DAG hold regular art demonstrations and talks by specially invited artists such as Dennis Oakes, Bob Goldsborough, Dennis Spicer, David Wilson, Gillian Wyche and Nigel Morris. Events include demonstrations in oils, acrylics, watercolours and pastels.

Pictured left is Bob Goldsborough demonstrating landscape painting in oils for us in October 2015.

Welcome to Deeside Art Group

Deeside Art Group annual exhibition

Deeside Art Group - affectionately known as DAG - is an art society based in the Wirral peninsula in north west England. The society holds an annual exhibition of artwork at Westbourne Hall, West Kirby which includes work by our 100-plus members, guest exhibitors and students from local schools. All exhibitors are from, or are currently based in, Wirral.

Over our 60+ years we have established an enviable reputation. Our exhibitions mix high quality artwork by established local artists with work by up-and-coming local artists, whose artistic progression we seek to encourage. More on the history of DAG...

Become a DAG member

Deeside Art Group (DAG) is a membership by invitation art group. Both members and non-members are invited to submit 3 framed pieces of artwork (sorry, no photography) to our annual exhibition, for a small fee (non-refundable). Around 200 pieces of artwork are selected to hang in the exhibition, at the end of which work by non-members is reviewed. Those non-members whose work is up to the required standard will be invited to become members of Deeside Art Group, for a reasonable membership fee.