Welcome!

The National Association of Decorative and Fine Arts Societies (NADFAS) works to advance decorative and fine arts education and appreciation, alongside promoting the preservation of artistic heritage. We are a UK based charity with over 91,000 members supporting a network of over 360 local Societies in the UK, Europe and Australasia.

The NADFAS North East Area covers Yorkshire, County Durham, Tyne and Wear and Northumberland . There are 23 Societies in this Area further details of which can be found in the Societies section.

NADFAS Societies bring together groups of like minded individuals through regular meetings, lectures by top experts. study days, visits, tours and a number of volunteering activities including Church Recording, Church Trails, Heritage Volunteering and our Young Arts programmes.

NADFAS also supports the decorative and fine arts through our grant giving programme.

It is a great way to expand your knowldege of the arts as well as have fun and make new friendships.

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Upcoming events

NADFAS Silverware Bursary Exhibition from 17 Sept 2016 at the Millennium Galleries, Sheffield. All NADFAS members welcome.

All NADFAS members are invited to the Millennium Galleries, Sheffield from 17...

Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 00:00 to Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 01:00

Seeing and Understanding Medieval Art and Imagery. Lecturer Roger Rosewell. Held at St Bede's Study Centre, York

Please contact Joan Lawrence

e mail:    ...Thursday, September 29, 2016 -

10:30 to 15:30

N.E.Area Autumn Meeting 2016 ( Chairmen & Secretaries), Mon 24 Oct, New Earswick, York

 

...Monday, October 24, 2016 -

10:00 to 15:30

N.E. Area Spring AGM. Mon 20 Feb 2017 10am. The Folk Hall New Earswick

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 10:00

Annual Directory Meeting Wednesday 22 March 2017 London

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 (All day)

What's on in the North East Area

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