Elora en Plein Air
GRAND RIVER PAINTING FESTIVAL
May 17 to 20, 2018
BISSELL PARK QUICK PAINT:
Who: Artists already registered for the plein air festival can participate.
When: Saturday, May 19h from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where: Bissell Park, 127 East Mill Street: There`s plenty of inspiration: the river, the boardwalk, the bridge and falls, the Elora Farmers` Market, the KIPP Oven and the old spillway.
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.
Artists already registered for the plein air festival can elect to sign up for night painting:
Thursday, May 17h or Friday, May 18th
There will be a prize for the best Nocturne awarded during the Sunday Show and Sale. Nocturnes are also eligible for the main prizes.
When: May 17th to 20th, 2018
Where: Fergus Elora and surrounding countryside
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Photo credits: Anne Hobbs, Sylvia Galbraith
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