Tuesday, February 4, 2020

"PAINT VAN BUREN CO" Plein air event

Picture of artist Deb Baughman in VBCAC plein air event.

I am the current President for the Van Buren Co. Arts Council in SE Iowa.  2020 marks the 5th year we've sponsored a plein air competition called,

I'm inviting artists/patrons to come join us May 22nd, 23rd, and 24th to participate for cash awards/purchase awards or to watch artists work on location through out the county.

On Friday, May 22nd, we'll be in Bonaparte, IA to paint all day.  A "Quick Paint" will happen in this community from 3-5pm.    
Saturday, the 23rd, and Sunday morning, the 24th - artists are free to pick a location in the county to focus working at.  Noon on Sunday.....Registered artists are allowed up to 3 finished/framed paintings in our cash awards ceremony.  All other work created during this event may be for sale in our pop up gallery at Hotel Manning, Keosauqua, IA.

For detailed information about the plein air event and registration form, please contact me ginlammert@yahoo.com .  I can either email you back with a PDF file or with your mailing address, send you a copy of this year's event.

To check out more about Van Buren County, go to Villages of Van Buren