Pastels and abstracts at arts club

David Mallard
David Mallard

THE VICE chairman of Ilkeston Arts and Camera Club showed off his skills at the club’s last meeting.

David Mallard worked on three pastel portraits and innovative abstract work at the Elim Christian Centre in the town on March 19.

Grant Shaw from the club said: “As always, David’s amusing and insightful demonstration was very well received and enjoyed by a large audience of club members and guests.”

The club is 110 years old this year.

Anyone interested in painting, photography or the arts in general can find out more about what the group does online at