Painting from life is essential to every artist. It sharpens the memory, dramatically improves draftsmanship, and gradually enhances painting proficiency.
PEACE RIVER PAINTERS SCHEDULE
Free and Open to all Artists
Mondays: 8:30 a.m. (unless otherwise noted)
Feb 12 - Matlacha Art District, Matlacha Community Park, 4577 Pine Island Road N.W.,
Matlacha, FL 33993; also Leoma Lovegrove's Gallery garden is open for painters
Feb 19 - Ponce de Leon Park, 3400 Ponce de Leon Pkwy, Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Feb 26 - Oaks of Devonnaire, 1423 SE County Road 760A, Arcadia, FL 34266
Mar 5 - Charlotte Harbor Environmental Center - 10941 Burnt Store Road, Punta Gorda, FL 33955
Mar 12 - Hathaway Park - 35461 Washington Loop Rd, Punta Gorda, FL 33982
Mar 19 - Historic Spanish Point, 337 N Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL 34229
Mar 26 - Nav-A-Gator - 9700 SW Riverview Cir., Lake Suzy, FL 34269
FOR ADDITIONAL INFO - EMAIL: [email protected]
WHEN: We meet on Mondays at 8:30 AM (unless otherwise noted) at various locations in and around Charlotte County, Florida for plein air painting. There are no fees and no instruction for the paint-outs. For those who wish to participate, we have a painting review at 11:30 AM to share and discuss our work. Come on out and join us -- we welcome all mediums and all levels of experience. It's all about having fun and enjoying the process.
WHAT TO BRING: Remember to bring a hat, sunscreen and bug spray. Wear closed-toe shoes. Bring your camera and a painting umbrella along with all your usual paint materials: turp, medium, brushes, palette knives, painting panels or stretched canvas, sketch book, pencil, pen, paints, palette, pochade box, paper towels, tripod or French Easel, a tarp, trash bag, snack, portable chair.
Sharon Yarbrough, Director/Coordinator
Email: [email protected]
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