Plein Air Event Schedule

2017 Schedule

September 13 – 16, 2017

Opening Reception: September 16, 2 – 4 PM  |  Exhibit Runs: Sept 16 – Oct 24, 2017


Wednesday, Sept 13 – Opening Day

10:00 – 10:30 AM Artist Orientation led by Vinita Pappas in Gallery II
10:30 – 11:00 AM Artist Registration & Check-In in front of the Arts Center
(Bring your signed contract to turn in at check-in)
11:00 – 12:00 PM  Artist Brunch!
12:00 – 1:00 PM Juror Talk with Kathryn Stats! 
1:00 to Dusk Artists paint out – Suggested location: Downtown Roseburg!
(For painters working in low light, please be careful and bring a buddy!)
2:00 – 4:00 PM Kids Quick Draw:  Downtown Roseburg!  Learn More Here
6:00 PM No-host dinners at downtown eateries

Thursday, Sept 14 – Suggested Location: North Umpqua River

8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hospitality Table Open at Colliding Rivers Park, Glide
Dawn – Dusk Artists paint out
(For painters working in low light, please be careful and bring a buddy!)
 7:00 PM Artist Social Hour, location TBA

Friday, Sept 15 – 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)
6:00 PM No-host dinners at downtown eateries
6:00 PM – Dusk Swift watch with Audubon Society speaker
(Behind the Arts Center by the Clay Place)
7:00 PM Paint out artwork is juried by juror Kathryn Stats and awards are decided

Saturday, Sept 16 – Demo, Reception, and Awards Ceremony

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Demonstration with Guest Juror Kathryn Stats at Cooper Ridge Vineyards
12:00 – 1:00 PM Time to rest or play
2:00 – 4:00 PM Umpqua Plein Air Opening Reception
(Free and open to the public)
3:15 PM Awards Ceremony

 


 


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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.