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The 7th Annual Plein Air Competition is right around the bend!

News-08/13/2009-01:54 PM

The 7th Annual Plein Air Painting Competition begins Friday, August 28th, 2009 and runs through Sunday, September 6th. Artists are invited to paint outdoors anywhere in Cook County during the week and submit up to two paintings for the main competition and one painting each for the quick paint event and the night paint event. Prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in two categories: works on paper and works on canvas. This year, activities include;
Night Time Paint Out: Tuesday, September 1st, 9:00pm
Guest Speaker: Howard Sivertson- Wednesday, September 2nd, 7:00pm
Quick Paint: Thursday, September 3rd, 5:30pm
Artist Reception and Fish Fry- Friday, September 4th, 5-7pm.

An exhibition and sale of the paintings will be held on Saturday, September 5th 10am to 4pm and Sunday, September 6th, 10am to 2pm.

We'll see you there!




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