Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Day three! Pacific NW Plein Air 2019

Artists cooling off in the Columbia River!

It's become "a thing"!

Back on land!

Za and Michael having a confab

Dave and Michael take a break

A preview painting!

another! #pnwpleinair2019 

A view from Stonehedge

Paintings everywhere you look!

Artists get ready for the final painting day...tomorrow!

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Day two! Pacific NW Plein Air 2019

Our photographer didn't know where any of the artists were painting today...
Where did everyone go?

So, We have found a few paintings that artists have shared on social media

These images will tide us over until the artists are found

Enjoy the sneak preview

The artists are sharing their in-progress work

with the hashtag #pnwpleinair2019

Will you be at the reception on Saturday?

That way you will see all the paintings 

from 40+ artists

The reception is 5-7pm Saturday, August 3

At Maryhill Museum! 
One more day and 1/2 to go until all the work is turned in! 

Monday, July 29, 2019

Pacific NW Plein Air 2019 Day one Orientation (and some painters at White River Falls)

8am Orientation at Dog River Coffee Co

Steve Grafe gives out the Artist Packets

Tiffanie ! 

Where are you heading, Paul Zegers?

Lots of smiles

Erik and Za catch up

Yong is ready to get started

Where are you painting today Bhavani?

Aimee = ready to start

Anton and Scott

Michael wore his lucky shirt!

(To see all the photo albums from day one, visit our Facebook page)

Some of the artists chose White Falls State Park as their destination today

Cathleen and Michael survey the scene

Getting the lay of the land!

Carole's palette

Yong has a rebellious streak

Carol and Cathleen

Sergio found a peaceful spot

Paul and James compare notes

Joanne chose her scene early

William, great start!

Celeste at work

A few artists rounded up

To see all the photo albums from day one, visit our Facebook Page 

Sunday, July 7, 2019

A Reminder For All Participating Artists in the Maryhill Plein Air Event

Art Exhibition and Sale location
Maryhill Museum of Art

35 Maryhill Museum Drive
Goldendale, WA 98620


Mon July 29 : 8:00AM - Orientation at Dog River Coffeeshop 411 Oak Street, Hood River, OR 97031

Mon July 29 Painting
Tue July 30 - Painting
Wed July 31 Painting
Thur Aug 1 Painting
Thur Aug 1 - 4pm is the Deadline for all of your work.
Turn in all work (up to 6 paintings) to Maryhill Museum by 4pm.

***The accepted size of work is 72” total unframed perimeter dimension or smaller. A 16” x 20” painting has a 72” perimeter. Any combination that equals or is less than the 72" perimeter maximum size will be accepted into the exhibition. You may enter up to four paintings into the show and all must be for sale. Two replacement works will be accepted to replace sold work, for a grand total of six paintings submitted.***

Our Show Juror for this year - Patrick Saunders

1) First Place
2) Second Place
3) Third Place
4 Honorable Mentions
Best Sky
Best Mountain
Best Water
National Scenic Area Award
Friends of the Columbia Gorge Award
Maryhill Museum Award
Purchase Awards

Thurs Aug 1 - 4pm after "turn in of work" (Informal Artist Pizza Party) at Maryhill Museum Cafe
Fri Aug 2 - Workshop with Patrick Saunders on the Museum Grounds
Sat Aug 3 : Museum Opening Reception, from 5 to 7 pm in the new M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust Education Center. Wine and hors d'oeuvres.