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)
Apr 30 - Boca Grande, Park in the park across from Loose Caboose on 4th St. and paint downtown Boca Grande shops, churches, beaches (stay for lunch after painting)
May 7 - Blind Pass Beach, 6725 Manasota Key Road, Englewood, FL 34223
May 14 - Herrmanns Lipizzan Stallion Farm - Minimum $5 donation required, 32755 Singletary Rd, Myakka City, FL 34251
May 21 - Edison Ford Estate - $5 Donation required, 2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33901
May 28 - Ollie's Pond, 18235 Avon Avenue, Port Charlotte, FL 33948
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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