COMPLIMENTARY TO THE PUBLIC
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Artists Village in Atlanta's Olmsted Linear Park. Live entertainment, Artists demonstrations & talks and food trucks throughout the day in the Artists Village.
10:00 AM - PETITE PLEIN AIR GALLERY Opens - Returning again in 2018!
Small paintings painted during the week by the Invited Master Artists are eligible for the Artists' Choice Award. Perfect starter paintings for new collectors. Typically 6” x 8” or smaller, these original scenes from around Atlanta painted by master artists will enliven any space in your home. Find the Petite Plein Air paintings in the Artists Village Saturday April 28 and Sunday April 29. The Artist Village is located in the Olmsted Linear Park, Ponce de Leon Avenue at Clifton Road.
TABLE TABLEAUX COMPETITION - New in 2018!
Fusion of Impressionist Painters and Still Life Arrangements. New this year, Olmsted Plein Air Invitational announces Tabletop Tableaux Floral Design Competition, Garden Clubs will choose one of 3 Themes: 1. Vineyards, Wine and Romance; 2. Beach Picnic; 3. Georgia Garden Delights, and set up still life designs on a tabletop.
Olmsted’s Invited Master Artists, 30 of America’s most accomplished outdoor painters, may choose to paint any of the still life arrangements. Paintings will be available for purchase off the easel and in the Library at Druid Hills Golf Club.
Tabletop Tableaux will be judged and the winning still life will be displayed at the evening Collectors and Awards Soirée Saturday event. Purchase your Collectors and Awards Soiree tickets
10:45 - 11:45 - Artist Demo