2022  Plein Air Competition and Art Show

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15th Annual Plein Air Competition and Art Show

We are pleased to announce that our Judge will be
Tim Newton.

Application Fee before October 31- $65 (non-refundable)

Application Fee after October 31: $75 (non-refundable)

Registration closes on November 15th. Artists who jury in will be notified by December 14th.

  • Juried competition limited to 30 plein air artists
  • Artists will submit three jpeg images (unless works are displayed on the artist’s webpage) with application – must be Plein Air works
  • Registration and welcome reception with artists and patrons, Sunday
  • Open day to explore and paint, Monday
  • Artist’s painting destination location TBD, Tuesday
  • Painting and Gallery check-in, Wednesday
  • Lakeside Painting and Student Mentoring followed by luncheon with the students and patrons, Thursday
  • Competition pieces (one per artist) due by 11:30 am, lunch with Tim Newton, Friday
  • Reception and Awards and live Auction 6 pm-9:00 pm, Friday
  • Quick Draw Downtown Marble Falls followed by QD awards and Family Art Day at Lakeside Pavilion, Saturday
  • Each artist will have two-sides of 30”x72” panel to display his/her works in the gallery Thursday-Saturday
  • Pavilion Gallery open to the public Thursday – Saturday
  • Host accommodations available on a limited basis and special weekly room blocks at area hotels/bed and breakfast
  • Artists are requested to participate in all activities

Tim Newton

“It’s just a great joy and pleasure to live in this creative world. And the people in this world are my other family.”