Plein Air Paint Out

 All artists and spectators are invited to enjoy the spectacular weekend of artistry in De Smet August 11- 13, 2017 as the 9th annual Plein Air 'Paint Out' is held. All activities are free nd itto the artists and the public. This is the longest running Plein Air event in South Dakota a is growing each year.
Plein Air has become a popular event for the public to attend and to purchase original works or art that are scenes from the local area. It is a tremendous opportunity to watch artists at work and for 'budding' artists to learn techniques and materials used by professionals. Artists of all levels and ages are encouraged to participate and to enjoy fellowship as you paint. Arrangements can be made for tours of the area prior to the event, if desired.
Pre- register and learn details by contacting the LIW Society, 1-800-880-3383 or Rita Anderson at 605-203-0216; email rita@desmetsouthdakota.org or susan.purintun@k12.sd.us. This event is sponsored by the Harvey Dunn Society.

All Free:

  • Workshops
  • Receptions
  • Wet Sale
  • Awards

Please note: The following schedule for the 2017 Plein Air Event is not complete yet!

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11, 2017
Registration and Canvas Stamping* at Laura Ingalls Wilder Society9AM - 7PM
Reception: 5PM

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2017
Artists Workships 12PM- 2:30PM, Ingalls Homestead

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 13, 2017
Wet Paint Sale: 11AM - 2PM @ De Smet Event Center


Presentation of Harvey Dunn Award and Artist & People's Choice Awards
*Only canvas stamped paintings will be eligible for awards.

     


   

 

        

 

 
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