Finger Lakes Museum & Aquarium – Paint Out Art Event

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 06/17/2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Finger Lakes Museum & Aquarium

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June 17 – Paint Out Art Event

A.  Nature Draw with Mark Stash

Mark will be painting scenes at the museum campus, highlighting the beauty of Sugar Creek and the surrounding meadows. Other artists can paint along with Mark or observe and ask questions.

– Artists are responsible for their own art materials and lunch.

– Artwork to be no larger than 11” x 14”

– Snacks and water will be provided

– Meet at the Creekside Center at 9 a.m. Demos will occur from 9:30 to 11:30, and 12:30 to 2:30.  Lunch from 11:30 to 12:30.

– Artists can hang their favorite work from the day inside the Creekside Center for an informal artist roundtable and discussion, which runs from 3 to 4 p.m.

– Artists can take their work with them, with the option of displaying them at a future art opening in September in the Keuka Lake area. This event will serve as a fundraiser for the Finger Lakes Museum & Aquarium. 30% of sales of artwork will serve as a donation to the museum.

– An article will be published in the Sept/Oct 2017 issue of Life in the Finger Lakes magazine, showcasing each artist and their work.

B.   Plein Air Paint Out
Experienced plein air artists will meet at the museum’s Creekside Center, and then will paint Finger Lakes scenes within a 3 mile radius of the museum

– Artwork to be no larger than 11” x 14”

– Artists are responsible for their own art materials and lunch. Snacks and water are provided at the Creekside Center.

– Meet at the Creekside Center by 3 p.m. to showcase their work and participate in an informal artist roundtable and discussion.

– Artists can take their work with them, with the option of displaying them at a future art opening in September in the Keuka Lake area. This event will serve as a fundraiser for the Finger Lakes Museum & Aquarium. 30% of sales of artwork will serve as a donation to the museum.

– An article will be published in the Sept/Oct 2017 issue of Life in the Finger Lakes magazine, showcasing each artist and their work.

C.   Art Opening Event
This September event will serve as a fundraiser for the Finger Lakes Museum & Aquarium and will be held in the Keuka Lake area. 30% of sales of artwork will serve as a donation to the museum. Artwork that is on display at this event will be from the June 17 Paint Out. 

– Beer and wine tasting, along with snacks, will be a part of the art opening.

– Exact date and location is to be determined.

– Event will be promoted in the Sept/Oct 2017 issue of Life in the Finger Lakes magazine.