July 31–August 9, 2020

13th Annual Grand Prix Plein Air Challenge

Part of Artspeaks at Ambleside Landing

In this traditional four hour Plein Air painting competition, painters must originate, paint, complete and frame a painting that has been created outdoors

  • artists of all ages and skill levels are welcome
  • artists will be painting the picturesque waterfront, dynamic festival scenes and colourful gardens of the Harmony Arts Festival.
  • artists will have the opportunity to exhibit and sell their paintings on site after the competition from 3–8 p.m.
  • works will be judged and many fabulous prizes donated by Opus Art Supplies will be awarded
  • the top 12 artists will be invited to compete in the British Pacific Properties Paint on the Mountain Plein Air Challenge. Date to be announced in 2020. 
  • registration fee includes morning coffee and muffins and a wine and cheese reception after the judging
  • finished work should not exceed 16" x 20"

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