The St. Augustine Art Association invites fine artists and art lovers to participate in the 3rd Annual St. Augustine Plein Air Paint Out! Be inspired by the Spanish architecture, coastal environment, small-town streets and Old World charm of historic St. Augustine. Connect with the community of St. Augustine’s Plein Air Artists and learn from the experts. Engage with the locals and tourists who support and celebrate artists working on location. Artists may sell artwork from the Wet Room.
Be eligible for awards totaling $2500+ in cash and prizes by entering your artwork in the juried plein air exhibition, “Where Art Meets History” May 3-26, 2019.
Several events are planned for the citywide gathering:
April 26 — Field Demos:
10:00am – Antwan Ramar at the St. Augustine Lighthouse
1:00pm – Roger Bansemer in the Flagler College Courtyard
3:00pm – Paul Ladnier at the Pena Peck House
April 28 — 2:00pm-5:00pm — QuickDraw Rapid Painting Contest takes place at the Lightner Museum Gardens. The public is invited to meet the artists and see their paintings come to life on the easel.
April 30 — Nocturne Night in Olde Town – artists painting at sunset along the Bayfront and historic Aviles and Charlotte Streets.
During the Paint Out, artworks in progress may be viewed and purchased in the “Wet Room” at the St. Augustine Art Association.
Artist Registration: For complete event details and online artist registration, click on the event website link or call 904-824-2310.