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 10:00 am to 2:00 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 register for quick paint at Bissell Park between 9:30 and 10 am
Artists will be given 8” x 10” pre-stamped boards.
They will have 2 hours to capture their image, from 10 am to noon.
At noon 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 12:30, followed by the award presentation and sale of the works.
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, however nocturnes will not be eligible for the main prizes.
When: May 17th to 20th, 2018
Where: Fergus Elora and surrounding countryside
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Sponsors: Official Coffee of Elora Plein Air Café Serenity
Best Garden: LittleTree Garden Market
Best Architectural Subject: Edge Realty
Best Town Subject: Mermaid in Elora
Bissell Quick Paint Sponsor/Best in Show: Elora Farmers’ Market
Photo credits: Anne Hobbs, Silvia Gilbraith
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