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Sound Paint Out and Art Show and Sale at - Fine Art Oil Portraits

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Paint it Orange: Plein Air Paint-out and Wet Paint Sale at Orange County, NC

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Plein Air Pocket Sketching with Kath Macaulay at Edisto Island, SC

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Paint in the Downtown Monroe

Who wants to paint in Downtown Monroe? There will be an Art Walk event on April 7-8. I have been participating with my Art Students (I teach at SPCC) for 2 years now. There is nice crowd of people…Continue

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Started by Alla Parsons in General Discussions Feb 6.

Plein Air article in Our State 1 Reply

Last year I hosted a PaintNC paint-out in a cotton field here Wayne County, NC, not far from where I live. Somehow, Our State magazine got wind of the paint-out and sent a photographer to take photos…Continue

Started by Brenda Behr in General Discussions. Last reply by Scott Boyle -admin Feb 1.

Art Block Festival & Plein Air Paint Out in Downtown Jacksonville, NC... April 14-16, 2015

Just wanted to let my fellow Plein Air painters know that the Early Bird registration price for the Art Block Plein Air Paint Out in Downtown Jacksonville is available till March 15th.Early Bird…Continue

Started by Bernie Rosage Jr. in General Discussions Feb 19, 2016.

Plein Air Easels and Pochade Boxes 1 Reply

Great discussion going on James Richard's Facebook page if anyone wants some good ideas, check it out....  …Continue

Started by Scott Boyle -admin in Plein Air Related Question. Last reply by connie snipes Sep 29, 2015.


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