2017 Mountain Maryland Plein Air
Public Event Schedule
MONDAY, JUNE 19
Artists arrive and begin painting in Allegany and Garrett counties
TUESDAY, June 20
11 am-7 pm— Plein Air Exhibition featuring previous work of the 2017 Plein Air artists at the Saville Gallery
WEDNESDAY, June 21
11 am-8 pm— Plein Air Exhibition featuring the previous work of the 2017 Plein Air artists at the Saville Gallery
6 pm- 8 pm – Open House and Portrait Painting Demonstration by plein air artist Bill Rogers. See Bill's work and bio at mmpleinair.org. Come enjoy the casual atmosphere and see jewelry, ceramics, metalwork and much more from local artists. Free and open to the public.
THURSDAY, June 22
11 am-7 pm— Plein Air Exhibition featuring the previous work of the 2017 Plein Air artists at the Saville Gallery
12 noon — Lunch with the Artist in the Schwab Gallery with plein air artist Debra Hoffman. A plein air artist talks about her work and experiences with local art enthusiasts. See Debra's work and bio at mmpleinair.org.
FRIDAY, June 23
Gallery closed until 6 pm.
6 pm - 8 pm - Collector’s Reception and Awards Ceremony at the Saville Gallery. Tickets required. See PayPal purchase opportunity below or call 301-777-2787.
SATURDAY, June 24
11 am-7 pm— 2017 Plein Air Exhibition featuring this year's paintings and prize winners at the Saville Gallery
8 am –10 am. Check in and register for Cumberland Quickdraw at the Allegany Arts Council’s Saville Gallery. Local artists and students are encouraged to participate. No fee to enter! Big prizes in special community artist and student artist categories!
10 am – 12 noon. Cumberland Quickdraw starts in downtown Cumberland.
12:05 pm- 12:30 pm - Quickdraw Judging and Awards
2 pm – 4 pm - Plein Air demonstration with last year's Best of Show winner, Vladislav Yeliseyev. Free and open to the public.
6 pm – 8 pm - Public Reception at the Saville gallery. Free and open to the public.
SUNDAY, June 25
9 am - 4 pm - Barbara Jaenicke Workshop: Capture What Your Camera Leaves Out. Registration is $150. Invited artists and Allegany Arts Council Artist Members may register in advance for a discounted prince of $100. See PayPal purchase opportunity below or call 301-777-2787.