3rd Annual Kern County Plein Air Painting Festival

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2017 Schedule of Events

April 3 – 7, 2017

Plein Air Painting
Artists have five days to complete three paintings of various landscapes within Kern County to enter into the Gala’s juried competition and sale.

Monday, April 3: Kern County Museum   8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tuesday, April 4: Hart Park   8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Wednesday, April 5: National Cemetery Highway & Along Highway 223   8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Thursday, April 6: Tejon Ranch / Wind Wolves Preserve   8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Friday, April 7: Downtown Bakersfield as part of First Friday   3:30 – 5:30 pm

April 7, 2017

Paint Out

Artists paint live in downtown Bakersfield as part of First Friday  3:30 – 5:30 pm.

Live Auction

Live auction of seventeen paintings by Plein Air artists.  Open to the public.

Metro Galleries

1604 19th Street

6:30 – 7:30 pm

April 8, 2017

Award & Sales Gala

6:00 – 8:00

Bakersfield Museum of Art

1930 R Street

TICKETS: $45 per person

Purchase online here:  https://squareup.com/market/arts-council-of-kern


CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2016 AWARD WINNERS:

BEST IN SHOW: Michael Obermeyer

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 FIRST PLACE: Dan Schultz

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SECOND PLACE: Carolyn Hesse-Low

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THIRD PLACE: Clark Mitchell

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2017 Participating Artists

Patricia McGeeney

Clark Mitchell

Michael Obermeyer

Paul Kratter

Carolyn Hesse-Low

Dan Schultz

Wendy Brayton

Rita Pacheco

Jim Wodark

Rich Brimer

Robin Purcell

Elizabeth Tolley

Debra Huse

Sergio Lopez

Aaron Schuerr

 David Dibble

Keith Wicks


 

Thank you to our Sponsors

Raskind Foundation

Dianne Hoover

Walter Mortensen Insurance/INSURICA

Cynthia Lake

Louis & Sheryl Barbich

 Sue & Don Deininger

 Milt & Betty Younger


Plein Air Sales & Awards Gala

Saturday, April 8, 2017

6:00 – 8:30

Bakersfield Museum of Art

1930 R St, Bakersfield, CA 93301

Purchase Tickets

$45.00 per person

 


2015 Plein Air Page

 

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