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Peace River Painters

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EVENTS & WORKSHOPS

Want to jump start your plein air painting technique or learn something new?  

Check out our program PLEIN AIR WITH A PRO! Now in its 3rd year.


PLEIN AIR WITH A PRO 2019

We are offering four mini workshops with the top plein air artists in our area:  

Instructors - 2019

Katie Dobson Cundiff  (https://dobsonart.com) is teaching for 2 Fridays, January 18 & January 25 from 9am to 4pm

Joseph Melancon (https://josephmelancon.com) is teaching for 2 Fridays, February 1 & February  8 from 9am to 4pm

Joe Palmerio (palmerioart.comis teaching for 2 Tuesdays, February 12 & February 19 from 9am to 4pm

Heather Arenas (heatherarenas.com) is teaching for 2 Tuesdays, February 26 & March 5 from 9am to 4pm 

and 2 Wednesdays, February 20 & 27


GO HERE for more information and to sign up--

https://peaceriverpainters.wixsite.com/plein-air-with-a-pro


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VISUAL ARTS CENTER PLEIN AIR SHOW AND QUICKDRAW - JANUARY 2019

January 7 - receiving for the plein air show

January 14 - quickdraw

January 17 - reception for plein air show / quickdraw

February 1 - removal for both shows

Judge:  Dan Graziano


https://visualartcenter.org/collections/call-to-artists


SPONSORS FOR THE SHOW:  ROSEMARY BRUSHES; JACK RICHESON & SONS; ROYAL TALENS/REMBRANDT; 

STREAMLINE PUBLISHING (PLEIN AIR MAGAZINE); LILLEDAHL DVDS; GOLDEN ARTISTS COLORS; PRINCETON BRUSHES; DICK BLICK ART MATERIALS; GAMBLIN ARTIST COLORS


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Winners at VAC's 2018 Plein Air Show and Quickdraw--

Plein Air Show judged by Joe Palmerio

1st place to Barbara Gernat 
2nd place to Maryanne Jacobsen
3rd place to Kathleen Crane
1st Merit to Heather Arenas
2nd Merit to Fran Mangino
3rd Merit to Linda Zentz
4th Merit to Steve Blumenthal
5th Merit to Barbara Archer-Baldwin


Quickdraw judged by Heather Arenas
1st place to Kathleen Crane for "Durrance"
2nd place to Barbara Gernat "Yellow on Marion" 
3rd place to Doug Michalski "Dolly Street Revisted"
best use of light to Barbara Gernat for "Yellow on Marion" 
best non oil medium to Keith Johnson for "History Park"
best architectural to Tana Vandenburg for "403 Olympia"
best of both shows to Sharon Yarbrough for "In the Clearing"