Coastal Influence

Farm Entrance at Aliso Beach, South Laguna

Mark Kerckhoff, “Farm Entrance at Aliso Beach, South Laguna,” oil, 16×20 in.

June 14 – July 21, 2013

Marcia Burtt Studio presents “Coastal Influence,” a group exhibition featuring gallery artists.
Foggy mornings, June gloom, haze over the channel, coastal cliffs, palm and eucalyptus trees, sailboats beyond the breakers, and heat radiating off the sand are as much a part of our California summers as rocks, seaweed, and incoming waves.

Artists Paint Ocean City 2013

The Art League of Ocean City will hold its annual Plein Air Paint Out on August 9-11, 2013 during the height of the resort town’s tourist season. Artists will be painting at the beach, on the boardwalk, bayside and in the OC and West OC Harbors from dawn to dusk. On Sunday, August 11th, judging and a wet paint sale will be held at the Marriott Hotel, 15th Street and boardwalk with prize money provided by the Ocean City Development Corporation.  A quick draw competition will also be on the schedule. Art created in the plein air event will be featured during the month of September at the new OC Center for the Arts at 502 94th Street, Ocean City with an opening reception on September 6th. Artists interested in participating should contact the Art League at 410-524-9433 or


50 professional artists painting outdoors in Shorewood from Thursday, September 19 until Saturday, September 21, 2013, with events on each day, culminating in a sale of the paintings. Juried Event, $2,500 purse.

There is a 2-Day paint on Thursday and Friday, followed by a Quick Paint on Saturday.

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Blackstone Valley Plein Air Arts Festival

Blackstone Valley Plein Air Arts Festival
September 27, 28, 29, 2013

The Fesitval will be located in the historic Blackstone Valley, centered
around the towns of Whitinsville and Uxbridge in Massachusetts. Considered to be the birthplace of
the American Industrial Revolution, the area offers a mix of historic buildings and open landscapes.

PleinAir Moab 2013

PleinAir Moab 2013 is October 4-12. Come paint the red rocks, mountains, river and fall color in beautiful Moab, Utah. This plein air event you don’t want to miss!