These links are provided for ease of contacting local Artists and establishments of interest.
Where there is a web site, clicking the link will take you there. Similarly, clicking an email link will allow you to send them a message. Otherwise you need to contact them by
telephone or letter.
These links are provided for your convenience, but their presence on this page does not imply an endorsement by the Altrincham Society Of Artists.
Members and other Art Societies
Harrogate and Nidderdale Art Club
The Harrogate and Nidderdale Art Club caters for artists in this beautiful part of Yorkshire.
Stockport Art Guild
Formed in 1919 by a group of Stockport citizens who came together in hope and optimism to share a passion for art and to form what was originally known as a Guild of Arts and Crafts, the Stockport Art Guild's mission statement is "To promote, include, support our members in their artistic aspirations through a community of peers".
South Trafford College
Telephone 0161 952 4000
South Trafford College runs many vocational and non-vocational courses including Art courses. Ring them for a course brochure or look at their web site
Workers' Education Association
North West District
4th Floor Crawford House
University Precinct Centre
Manchester M13 9GH.
Telephone 0161 277 5400 or write for brochure.
The W E A runs many non-vocational courses including Art courses. See their web site for further details.
Artists Framing Co.
L&M Business Park
Altrincham WA14 4ES
Telephone 0161 924 0220
AFC supply bespoke frames and mounts etc. to many ASA members.
193 Ashley Road
Telephone 0161 928 1494
Visit the bookshop to browse through their range of books or view their web site. The shop is located in the middle of Hale Village by the Pelican crossing opposite the Ashley Hotel.
Turners Art Materials
91 Wellington Road South
Stockport SK1 3SL
Telephone 0161 480 4713
Turners stock a good range of art materials and are probably our local art shop. Visit their web site to see what they have to offer. Don't forget to look at their Gallery and Art Directory.
In April 2012 Turners sent us a pile of discount leaflets, which are now in the studio for members take and use at their Stockport shop.
Fred Aldous Ltd
37 Lever Street
Telephone 0161 233 7786
This Manchester based supplier of artists materials is offering 10% off all acrylic paint for ASA members online. Use voucher code "ACRYLIC10" when you buy anything from the Fred Aldous acrylic paint web site.
Ken Bromley is a local supplier of art materials including the Perfect Paper Stretcher and an instructional DVD range. Click here to visit his web site.
SAA, the society for all artists
The SAA "exists to inform, encourage and inspire all who want to paint, whatever their ability". Click the logo to visit their site.