Elora en Plein Air





May 16 to 19, 2019




Who: Artists already registered for the plein air festival can participate.


When: Saturday, May 18th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm


Where: Templin Gardins, behind the Grand Theatre in Fergus: There`s plenty of inspiration:  the river, the bridges, the stone buildings and the falls.


Why:  Fun / Competition and $100 award / Sale


How:  Artists can register for quick paint in advance at the Elora Centre for the Arts.  Artists will be given 8" x 10" pre-stamped boards.


They will have 2 hours to capture their image, from 9 am to 11 am.


At 11 am all Quick Paint participants stop painting.


Artists bring their work to the canopied area. The works will be set put on display.

The judging will be at 11:00 to 11:30, followed by the award presentation.

The sale of wet works will be from 11:30 to 1 pm in Bissell Park.










  1. Registered artists can elect to sign up for night painting on: Thursday, May 16h
    or Friday, May 17th

  2. These pieces will be included in the main awards, show and sale on Sunday, May 19th






When: May 16th to 19th, 2019

Where: Fergus Elora and surrounding countryside

For more information: info@elorapleinair.ca


Photo credits: Anne Hobbs, Sylvia Galbraith

© Shirley Al Design/Elora Arts Council

Quick Paint Sponsor

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