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3rd Annual Art Block Festival & Plein Air Paint Out in Downtown Jacksonville, NC... April 27-29, 2017 at Downtown Jacksonville, NC

April 27, 2017 at 8am to April 29, 2017 at 4pm
April 27, 28, and 29th, competing artists will paint, out in the open, at local public and private sites in beautiful Historic Jacksonville, North Carolina. The painting boundary encompasses many picturesque scenes including, but not limited to, the Pelletier House along the banks of the New River, the USO, the old Jacksonville Train Depot, the City Hall Tower, the Freedom Fountain, beautiful Wilson Bay, plus the numerous memorials in the Lejeune Memorial Gardens. The Art Block Plein Air Paint…See More
Apr 15
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"Dogwood Days"

6x8 plein air, oil
Apr 10
Denise D. Nelson might attend Martha Faires's event

Capturing Mint Hill at Mint Hill, NC

October 19, 2017 to October 21, 2017
2nd Annual Paint Out Event --Save the Date! Details TBA.Details will also be updated at www.minthillarts.orgSee More
Mar 2
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Spring in the Vineyard

"Thanks, Scott. Aren't we blessed to stand in awe of God's handiwork!"
Feb 27
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Spring in the Vineyard

"Really nice skies Martha!"
Feb 27
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Feb 26
Martha Faires commented on Brandi Neighbors's photo
Feb 26
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Capturing Mint Hill at Mint Hill, NC

October 19, 2017 to October 21, 2017
2nd Annual Paint Out Event --Save the Date! Details TBA.Details will also be updated at www.minthillarts.orgSee More
Feb 11
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Jan 14
Martha Faires shared Leslie Davis's photo on Facebook
Jan 10
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"Market Medley"

8x8 plein airoil
Oct 23, 2016
Mary Shreves Crow is attending Martha Faires's event
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Capturing Mint Hill at MInt Hill Arts

October 21, 2016 at 7:30am to October 22, 2016 at 3pm
Mint Hill Arts is pleased to announce we will be sponsoring a plein air paint out called “Capturing Mint Hill, “  on October 21-22. The event  will take place at various locations inside the Mint Hill city limits where  local residents can be on the lookout for artists at work capturing the beauty of our fair town and surrounding area.  We are inviting all artists in the region to take part.  At the close of the event on Saturday evening, at the MHA gallery, we plan to have a special awards…See More
Oct 10, 2016
Katherine Cobb might attend Martha Faires's event
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Capturing Mint Hill at MInt Hill Arts

October 21, 2016 at 7:30am to October 22, 2016 at 3pm
Mint Hill Arts is pleased to announce we will be sponsoring a plein air paint out called “Capturing Mint Hill, “  on October 21-22. The event  will take place at various locations inside the Mint Hill city limits where  local residents can be on the lookout for artists at work capturing the beauty of our fair town and surrounding area.  We are inviting all artists in the region to take part.  At the close of the event on Saturday evening, at the MHA gallery, we plan to have a special awards…See More
Sep 23, 2016
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Aug 30, 2016
Scott Boyle -admin commented on Martha Faires's event Capturing Mint Hill
"Thanks for posting Martha!"
Aug 30, 2016
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Mint Hill Sanctuary

"Thanks, Scott. I'll take all the Rich Nelson effects I can get."
Aug 22, 2016

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Waverunner Studio

I have just returned from an adventure on a little Yamaha Wave Runner . I spent the week camping at Lake Russell in SC--water like glass reflecting lush green trees and red dirt cliffs, egrets and hawks, buttermilk clouds. But the real pay off was the preparation to paint. My husband helped me fashion a little pochade from a wooden box that I packed in a waterproof bag with my other painting…
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Posted on August 14, 2010 at 11:11am

Floating Studio--How To



My last post was written on the wings of my excitement about my week of plein air fun. Today I’ll relive the fun by sharing my tips and treasures of making it easy.…

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Posted on August 14, 2010 at 11:00am

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At 7:42am on March 29, 2011, Sudy Dressler said…
Love your "Blue House"--your use of color and your composition.
At 7:40am on March 29, 2011, Sudy Dressler said…
Martha, thank you for your comment on my painting.
At 6:40am on March 6, 2011, Tony Robinson said…
Hi Martha,
I've been told I need all the friends I can get. And especially a resourceful one like the gal sitting on the wave-runner with the umbrella. Brilliant photo. Thanks.
At 5:42pm on January 9, 2011, Morgan Dethman said…
Thanks. I am quite excited. My husband got me a French Easel for Christmas so I feel equipped. Looking forward to a future paint out.
At 3:49am on September 26, 2009, Mona Hearne said…
Good to see you here Martha............this network is and is going to be great! Mona
At 12:22am on September 26, 2009, Scott Boyle -admin said…
Hey Martha, how about posting that plein air unicycle rider on the video page sometime.

Scott
At 10:47pm on September 25, 2009, Martha Faires said…
Thanks, Scott, for being an organizer and an inspiration.
 
 
 

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