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PAINT GREAT FALLS: Plein Air Competition, September 5-9, 2018
Artists are invited to participate in this 4th annual event to paint en plein air (outdoors) anywhere in Great Falls, VA (map & location ideas available). Prizes generously sponsored by Celebrate Great Falls Foundation are 1st place ($500), 2nd Place ($250), 3rd Place ($100) and People’s Choice ($150). Artist registration along with a $35 application fee remains open until the 30 spaces are filled.  If space is open, on-site registration is available for a $45 fee. Click this link for more details and to register– Artists Info for Paint Great Falls

First Friday Art Walk, Sept. 7th 6-8pm  see details 
Stroll through the 2 Studios and 2 Galleries in Great Falls Village Centre on Friday night. Attend a reception and see the art on display during the Paint Great Falls: Plein Air Competition in the Gallery. 

Event Activities FREE and Open to the Public:
Watch Artists Paint throughout Great Falls  see where the Artists are painting
The community is welcome to come out and watch the art as it’s being made.  Find artists around Great Falls creating their original plein air paintings for prizes during the competition. This is a great opportunity to see the art and chat with the artists who make it.  click here during the event to see who’s painting & where

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