Plein air is a French expression, meaning “in the open air,” and is most commonly used to describe the act of painting outdoors.
Tower will teach a two-day workshop on Aug. 10-11, which will include demonstrations and personal instruction. The Plein Air Painting Event will be held from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on Aug. 12. The paintings will be displayed in Art Reach, 111 E. Broadway in Mt. Pleasant, judged and offered for sale to the public. A reception for participating artists and the public will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday.
Register for the Plein Air Workshop & Painting Event online at artreachcenter.org or artwalkcentral.org. The cost for the workshop and painting event is $75. Artists wishing to participate in the painting event only may do so for $10. Visit the website for a supply list, as supplies are not included for this event. However, continental breakfast and sack lunches will be provided all three days.
For more information, call Art Reach at (989) 773-3689.