Paint the Town Plein Air Art Competition & Nature Photography Workshop
April 27, 2019
Location: Outdoors throughout the City of Gautier
Price: Registration fees $50 Plein Air Workshop, $25 Plein Air Competition, $25 Nature Photography
Plein Air Art Competition Capture the beauty of the City of Gautier!
This event is open to any artist who paints using plein air techniques (meaning, all work must be completed outdoors in natural elements and NOT in a studio or indoor spaces.), in all fine art painting mediums (oils, acrylics, gouaches, watercolors, pastels or pencils). Artists must paint on location within the City of Gautier during the official painting period April 27 9am - 4pm. No use of photography, photographs, photographic or computer equipment is allowed for painting plein air competition entries.
This year, the City has expanded its Plein Air to include a Plein Air Workshop by artist Jerrod Partridge and a Nature Photography Workshop by Robert Smith of Wild Life Mississippi.
Suggested painting locations include:
- George Martin City Park - 902 de la Pointe Dr
- Shepard State Park, 1034 Graveline Rd
- Indian pointe Birding Trail, 1400 Indian Pointe Parkway
- Sandhill Crate Refuge, 7200 Crane Lane
- OR any outdoor location within the City of Gautier