Welcome to the First Annual Paint Cape Plein Air Festival hosted by the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri and the Visual Arts Cooperative Committee.
Mark your calendar for this opportunity for artists of all talent and experience levels to go outside to create. This Festival will provide artists with
the opportunity to expand their horizons, develop their skills, and to experience the culture, history, and landscape of the Southeast Missouri Region.
This weekend will encompass a variety of painting opportunities with awards totaling currently at $3,500. Three quick paint competitions - awarded at $500 each, a special paint out- awarded at $500, and a Best in Show of $1,000.00. More to come!
We will also be hosting workshops with skilled Plein Air artists during the weekend. Zak Barnes, a well-known and multi-award winning Plein Air Painter will be hosting a oil/acrylic workshop on Friday from 1-6 PM. Zak will be doing a demo and provide direction to artists individual painting. The total cost of the workshops is $50, bring your own supplies. Limited to 15 people- call or email to reserve your spot today.
Entry Fee for the weekend is $50.
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