Plein Air Event Schedule

2019 Schedule

September 24 – 28, 2019

Opening Reception: September 28, 4 – 6 PM  |  Exhibit Runs: Sept 28 – Oct 25, 2019


Tuesday, Sept 24 – Opening Day

10:00 – 10:30 AM Meet & Greet!
10:30 – 11:00 AM Artist Social & Check-In
(Bring your signed contract to turn in at check-in)
11:00 – 12:00 PM  Juror Talk with Thomas Kitts! 
12:00 – 4:00 PM Getting settled & Car Pool to evening Paint-Out at the Ratzlaff Pond
4:00 to Dusk Artists Sunset Paint Out – Ratzlaff Pond
(For painters working in low light, please be careful and bring a buddy!)
2:00 – 4:30 PM Kids Quick Draw:  At the Umpqua Valley Arts Association!           Learn More Here

Wednesday, Sept 25 – Suggested Location: Tyee!

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hospitality Table Opens, location TBA
Dawn – Dusk Artists paint out
(For painters working in low light, please be careful and bring a buddy!)
Noon No Host Lunch at Lighthouse Bakery & Cafe

Thursday, Sept 26 – Suggested Location: North River

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hospitality Table Open at Colliding Rivers Visitor Center in Glide
Dawn – Dusk Artists paint out
(For painters working in low light, please be careful and bring a buddy!)
Noon  Bring your own picnic lunch!

Friday, Sept 27 – Suggested Location: Doc Bailey’s Farm

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hospitality Table Open at Doc Bailey’s Farm
Dawn – 5:00 PM Artists paint out
5:30 PM Deadline to turn in framed artwork for jurying (at the Arts Center in Studio East)
6:30 PM No Host Dinners in Roseburg! Take your pick from Old Soul Pizza to the Parrott House. Look for Coupons in the UPA Guide. downtown eateries

Saturday, Sept 28 – Workshop with Thomas Kitts, Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Demo and guided Paint Out with Thomas Kitts!
4:00 PM Opening Reception: 2019 UMPQUA PLEIN AIR EXHIBIT OPENS!
5:15 PM Awards Ceremony
6:00 PM Opening Reception ends, thank you for spending these beautiful days with us in the Land of the Umpqua!

 


 


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Friends of the Umpqua Valley Arts Association: 

Hallie E. Ford Endowment for Arts in Education of The Oregon Community Foundation, Ed Moorin Trust, Oregon Arts Commission, Dr. John Wm. and Betty Long Unruh Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, Betty Long Unruh Arts Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, The Ford Family Foundation, United Commercial Travelers, Cow Creek Band, Arnold Morton, Lory Utz, Richard Worthey and Debbie Kelley, Marie Rasmussen, Umpqua Insurance, Umpqua Bank, Lone Rock Timber, Dawn and Jeffery Thomas.