Cole Gallery Edmonds Plein Air Paint Out!

Corner Bistro_18x24_oil_2100Saturday August 13 / 10am-5pm – Join Cole Gallery artists for out first Edmonds Plein Air Paint Out! They’ll set up their easels in Edmonds and paint our local beauty. Find their locations by following us on Facebook and Twitter #colegallerypaintout. Here’s the line-up for Saturday:
  • Brooke Borcherding, guest artist and formerly at Cole, won 1st PlaceSandyByers_PillarsOfTheValley_10x20_oilOnGalleryWrap_750_at Cannon Beach’s Annual Plein Air Festival in July. She’ll be painting 10am-noon. See her recent work here.
  • Sandy Byers and Deb Cepeda, 10am-2pm, see Sandy’s website here and Deb’s work here.
  • Plein Air award winner Jennifer Diehl, coming all the way from her Hemlock+Street,+18x24,+June+2016_Brookehome near Portland to join us, will be painting noon-5pm .

Check out participating artist bios:

The French phrase “en plein air” means “in the open air”. Painting en plein air was big with French and American Impressionists, who loved to capture fleeting moments of outdoor beauty, changing with the light of the passing day. Painting outdoors requires certain skills and can be quite challenging. Plein Air painting is still popular with artists and art Debra Cepeda, The boys 'round here, 12 x 24, oil, $1400enthusiasts today!

Coming Up ~

♦ Plein Air Paint Out in Edmonds Part II, Saturday September 10th! Join gallery artists, including Angela Bandurka and Joe Mac Kechnie and more in this fun event! These wonderful artists will be found enjoying the outdoors and painting the beautiful town and scenery of Edmonds. Look for them around town, or join in on the painting yourself!

♦ Then come back for the Plein Air show at Cole Gallery on Art Walk on Thurs Sept 15!
All the Plein Air art will be available for viewing and for purchase at that time.

Visit our website for more event information!


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