7th Annual Plein Air

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Just Plein Fun: Plein Air Paint Our to bring nearly 40 artists to the Town of Pike Road October 26-27

Join the Pike Road Arts Council for the 7th Annual Plein Air Paint Out for Live Painting Demonstrations and Original Art feat. Local Landscapes

WHAT: 7th Annual Pike Road Plein Air Paint Out, presented by the Pike Road Arts Council, a Town of Pike Road ENHANCE initiative committee.

WHEN: Friday, Oct. 26 – Saturday, Oct. 27

WHERE: New Waters Realty (2239 Marler Rd), throughout the Town of Pike Road

  • Friday, Oct. 26
    • Live Painting Demonstration by Barbara Davis, 8:30 a.m., Lake Sweet T in The Waters neighborhood off Marler Road (technique: brush with oil paint, capturing the effects of light)
    • Artists paint throughout the Town of Pike Road all day, capturing local landscapes and architecture.
  • Saturday, Oct. 26
    • Live Painting Demonstration by Alisa Koch, 8:30 a.m., Lake Sweet T in The Waters neighborhood off Marler Road (technique: palette knife with oil paint, minimalist with a focus on landscapes)
    • Artists paint throughout the Town of Pike Road until 2:30 p.m., when paintings must be turned in to New Waters Realty for judging and display.
    • Art Show & Sale, 5:30 – 7 p.m., New Waters Realty. Those who attend the Art Show & Sale are invited to vote for the “People’s Choice Award.” One voter will receive a prize basket featuring local businesses for their participation, and winning artists will receive cash prizes. The first 100 visitors will receive gift bags.

WHO: The media and the public are invited to participate in this two-day event. Those in attendance will have the opportunity to get to know artists from across the State of Alabama and beyond, observe a variety of painting techniques in action, purchase original art featuring the local community, and more. We hope to see you around Town soon!

For more information, contact Turner Waddell by calling (864) 958-6577 or emailing Turner@pikeroad.us. Visit the Facebook event for a sneak peek of participating artists!

While you’re here, check out our listings!

190 Northlake Street, Pike Road, AL

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11 Waters View Drive, Pike Road, AL

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