2020  Plein Air Competition and Art Show

Cash awards & prizes

March 30th-April 4th 2020

**Application deadline 11.3.19**

14th Annual Plein Air Competition and Art Show
March 30-April 4, 2020

We are pleased to announce that our Judge will be
Mark Fehlman, fine art painter who specializing in representational figurative and landscape works.

Application Fee before October 21 – $65 (non-refundable)

Application Fee after October 21, 2019: $75 (non-refundable)

Registration closes November 3rd, 2019. Artists who jury in will be notified by December 7th, 2019.

  • Juried competition limited to 30 plein air artists
  • Artists will submit three jpeg images (unless works are displayed on artist’s webpage) with application – must be plein air works
  • Registration and welcome reception with artists and patrons, Sunday, March 29
  • Open day to explore and paint, Monday, March 30th
  • Artist’s painting destination location TBD, Tuesday, April 1
  • Painting and Gallery check in, Wednesday, April 2
  • Lakeside Painting and Student Mentoring followed by luncheon with the students and patrons, Thursday, April 3
  • Competition pieces (one per artist) due by 11:30am, lunch with Mark Fehlman, Friday, April 4
  • Reception and Awards and live Auction 6pm-9:00pm, Friday, April 4
  • Quick Draw Downtown Marble Falls followed by QD awards and Family Art Day at Lakeside Pavilion, Saturday, April 5
  • Each artist will have two-sides of 30”x72” panel to display his/her works in the gallery Thursday-Saturday
  • Pavilion Gallery open to public Thursday – Saturday, April 2-4
  • 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

Registration is now closed.

Mark Fehlman

“I love to paint from the life that surrounds me. I paint in an impressionistic style, marked by energetic brushwork, and use thick and thin layers of paint, patterns of light and dark, and a rich palette of colors to capture the moment.”