Palette Passes are $75 and includes all demos, lectures, presentations and book signings during the week of the Invitational (six+) at the Olmsted Plein Air Invitational Headquarters at 711 Miami Circle.
FREE Programming*** Single tickets | $20
MONDAY 1:00 PM Dawn Whitelaw ***- Olmsted Plein Air Alumna | Demonstration and Lecture. Collectors Perspective - Understating the unique qualities of plein air painting. Dawn will use actual paintings of this years participating Artists year’s roster of painters to illustrate both the differences and similarities their plein air work.
3:00 PM Dawn Whitelaw - Olmsted Plein Air Alumna |Live painting demonstration. Bringing Plein Air Energy Into the Studio.
Palette Pass holders will also receive a discount at the Artists & Collectors Soiree on Saturday, May 4th. Cocktails, delectable hors d’oeuvres and desserts with an artful flair, live jazz music and Olmsted Plein Air Invitational award winner artists announced at the Artists & Collectors Soiree. Tickets are $250 per person. ($175 per person with Palette Pass) Call 4043767075 to purchase your discounted tickets.
TUESDAY 10:30 AM - Staci L. Catron and Mary Ann Eaddy: Authors of the highly acclaimed Seeking Eden: A Collection of Georgia’s Historic Gardens are featured presenters.
WEDNESDAY 11:00 AM - Suzie Baker: 2019 Olmsted Plein Air Artist | Live demonstration and lecture. What Color is That? How to See Like an Artists.
1:00 PM Robert Pillsbury, President Salmagundi Club of NYC featured presenter
6:30 PM - Cynthia Rosen: 2019 Olmsted Plein Air Artist paired with Helen Smith who will create a floral design live. Learn from Cynthia (Master of the Palette Knife) as she creates a painting from Helen’s floral composition.
11:00 AM - Sandy Kruger, Executive Director | Olmsted Linear Park Alliance
6:00 PM - Crista Pisaro: 2019 Olmsted Plein Air Artist - Does Size Matter? Perceptive of a Fine Art Painting From Start to finish?
11:00 AM - Kay Bragg, Owner| Lagerquist Gallery - Viewing a Painting From a Gallerist’s Perspective. featured presenter
SATURDAY 1:00 PM - John Tilford, Curator of Collection at Oglethorpe University Museum of Art featured presenter
SUNDAY (programming is complimentary) 2:00 PM - Assessing Artistic Merit - Panel Discussion by 2019 Olmsted Plein Air Awards Judges | Kelly Kane, editor in chief of Plein Air Magazine, Nancy Franke, Artists and Robert Pillsbury, President, Salmagundi Club of NYC
4 PM - John Traynor | 2019 Olmsted Plein Air Artist | Live Portrait Demonstration