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Fourth Annual MENDOCINO OPEN PAINT OUT A Plein Air Festival

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Fourth Annual MENDOCINO OPEN PAINT OUT A Plein Air Festival



September 19-25, 2016. Application deadline: August 12, 2016.

Join fellow artists on the picturesque northern California coast for the Mendocino Open Paint Out.

Perks included in your registration fee:
* Open plein air competition
* More than $5,000 in cash and prizes
* Plein air painting each day
* Daily wet paint sales in the MAC galleries
* Celebrity artist demonstrations each day
* A Welcome Reception with a complimentary dinner and a meet and greet with the featured artists (September 19)
* Complimentary dinner at the MAC (September 24)
* Quick Draw Competition & Sale (September 24)
* Celebratory awards presentation (September 24)

NEW THIS YEAR! A Wine Tasting Event and Viewer’s Choice Award voting and presentation (September 25)

Judged by our prestigious celebrity plein air artists John Hewitt, co-founder
Debbie Abshear
Marcia Burtt
Ellen Howard
Paul Kratter
Suzi Marquess Long
Camille Przewodek
Robin Purcell
Early registration is encouraged. Registration is first come, first served. Space may fill before the deadline. download a call for entry (PDF) at:


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