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Tamera Menard Ovall Has Updated Her Page With Some Great New Paintings!

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Video From Heiner Hertling Workshop March 22 2015

We painted a 16×20 scene from Wyoming. The focus was on establishing and keying the right values. Here is some video from the beginning of the workshop and later, during the critique!

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Heiner Hertling Workshop

Heiner did a well attended workshop today at his studio. Attending were: Marty Steve Bruce Mike Ruth Rusty Christie Yinru

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A video from today’s Kensington outing

Painting At The Farm

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Painting At Kensington

Another Great Turnout At The Farm!

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Great Column By Jeanne Mackenzie In Plein Air Today Newsletter

If you haven’t had a chance to check out Jeanne Mackenzie’s article in the PleinAir Today newsletter you should! Lots of great tips including the article a couple of weeks ago featuring our own Bruce Foxworthy! Why This Works: Muting … Continue reading

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New Member John Nagridge!

Welcome to our newest member John Nagridge from Royal Oak. Please be sure to check out his website at Here’s an example of one of his works! 2011 acrylic 48″ x 24 ” Like the pumpkin painting, this was … Continue reading

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Improved Photo! Sharon Ross Cullen- New Member Produces A Wonderful Pastel Painting!

Here is my final painting. Done in pastel. No freezing fingers today yay! It is 11″x14″ on my own sanded paper.

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Plein Air At It’s Best! Tamera, Heiner, Keith & Others March 2015

A beautiful painting from Tamera and photos of some of the Michigan Pleinair Painters!

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Upcoming Event Brighton Quick Draw June 25, July 23, and August 27

  Call to Artists! Introducing The Brighton Quick Draw Ready…..Set….. Art!!! The Brighton Art Guild will sponsor “The Brighton Quick Draw,”  a fun, informal art competition in downtown Brighton on June 25, July 23, and August 27. All levels, all … Continue reading

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