11th Annual Grand Prix Plein Air Challenge

Date: August 4, 2018

Time:  10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Location: The Artspeaks Tent next to Ferry Building Gallery, Argyle Avenue at 14th St, West Vancouver (map)

Costs: $35 for adults; $20 for ages 19 and under

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Harmony Arts Festival

2015 Harmony Arts Festival

Date: August 8, 2015

Time: 10am to 1pm

Location: Ferry Building Gallery and surrounding area (map)

Costs: $35 +tax

Description:

In a traditional Three hour Plein Air painting competition, painters must originate, paint, complete and frame a piece of art that they create outdoors. Artists will be painting in areas surrounding Ferry Building Gallery and in the ArtSpeaks tent.

Works will be judged and many fabulous prizes will be awarded.

A wine and cheese reception will follow for participants and jurors.

 

Registration:

Artists must pre-register at the Ferry Building Gallery.

Contact the Ferry Building Gallery for details

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West Van Paint Out

Date: March 21 & 28, 2015

Time: 9am- 12pm

Location: Music Box Building- 1564 Argyle Ave, West Vancouver

Costs: Free

Description:

FREE  Paint out & sketching 9am-12pm  x2 Saturdays.

Enjoy painting & sketching for the morning on the waterfront in West Van. MEET UP at the Music Box Building – 1564 Argyle Ave. Rain or shine.

Shelter, washroom, dry storage & parking nearby.

Registration:

For more info and to register visit: http://janpoynter.com/west-van-workshops-2015/ or call 604-886-8918

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Plein Air Tune Up

Date: March 21 & 28, 2015

Time: 1pm- 4pm

Location: Music Box Building- 1564 Argyle Ave, West Vancouver

Costs: $80

Description:

TUNE UP your Plein Air skills at the afternoon Demo & Open Studio with JAN POYNTER.   x2 SAT ($80 pre-registration fee) Max 10. Beginners welcome.

Drop-in for the TUNE  UP $60 per session if space available

Registration:

For more info and to register visit: http://janpoynter.com/west-van-workshops-2015/ or call 604-886-8918

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Take it Outside

Date: June 6 & 7, 2015

Time: 9am- 3pm

Location: Music Box Building- 1564 Argyle Ave, West Vancouver

Costs: $155

Description:

Weekend workshop  for PLEIN AIR basics. Step up to the challenge of painting on location – direct from nature.

Participants will learn the essentials for painting outdoors: equipment, materials, limited color palette (supply list provided) simple exercises and tips for subject choice, composition & value study.

Novice and experienced painters who work in Acrylics, Watercolor or Pastel (no oils).

Registration:

For more info and to register visit: http://westvancouverrec.ca/spring-summer/adults-19-years/arts-and-culture-visual-arts/weekend-workshops

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