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Plein Air Painting Photos of Busch Reserve

Bush Reserve was a beautiful start to our plein air painting season this year. The sun was shining and the temperatures were rather mild compared to the heat of the previous weeks. Some sandflies were around, too. So better take the bug spray with you. If you are a plein air painter and would like to join us, please get in touch (contact). Here are some photos:

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Plein Air Painting, 12th February 2020, McKee Memorial Reserve, Ruby Bay 

Meet us for plein air painting on 12th February 2020, 10am,  at the McKee Memorial Reserve, 1354 The Coastal Highway, Ruby Bay. The McKee Reserve offers the ocean, cliffs and mountains.  Please bring your painting supplies, a chair, bug spray, sun screen, morning tea/lunch, good weather and maybe a swim suit… If you have any suggestions on where to go for plein air, please let me know I will include it in the list. Plein air is scheduled for every Wednesday…

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Plein Air Painting, 5th February 2020, Bush Reserve, Aniseed Valley

Meet us for plein air painting on 5th February 2020, at 10am at the Bush Reserve, 374 Aniseed Valley. Bush reserve offers the river, tall trees and a field. Also, you can go for a swim if it is another hot day.  Please bring your painting supplies, a chair, bug spray, sun screen, morning tea/lunch and good weather.  If you have any suggestions on where to go for plein air, please let me know I will include it in the list.…

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Photos of Painting Classes

Here are some photos of last term's art classes. I could teach Painting for All Levels at Waimea College and Watercolour Classes. We had a lot of fun and even tried out some encaustic art since it was requested by one of my students. Next term we will continue with different aspects of art, since there is always something new to discover. These are the start dates for next term: Painting for All Levels: 24th February 2020 Watercolours for All…

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Plein Air Painting At Queens Gardens Nelson

Plein Air Painting, 4th December 2019, Queens Gardens, Nelson

Meet us for plein air painting on 4th December 2019, 10 am, at Queens Gardens, Nelson. Domett Street is sometimes a good street to find unlimited parking. Queens Gardens will offer roses, rivers/lake, the Chinese gardens and bridges. Also, if you would like we could have lunch in the Suter cafe to celebrate the last day of plein air painting this year.  Plein air painting will start up again on 5th February 2020. If you have any suggestions on where to…

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Plein Air Painting At Grossi Point, Mapua, New Zealand, Nicole Russell

Plein Air Painting, 27th November 2019, Grossi Point, Mapua

Meet us for plein air painting on 27th November 2019, 10am, at Grossi Point, Mapua. Drive towards the Mapua Wharf and turn right at Tahi Road (last right turn before you arrive at the wharf). Grossi Point is at the end of the road by the boat ramp. We will be able to see the Richmond hills, boats on anchor and it should be high tide around 11am. Please bring your painting supplies, a chair, bug spray, sun screen, morning tea/lunch…

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Plein Air Oil Painting, Photos Of Rough Island

Plein Air, Photos of Rough Island

Again a beautiful day for Plein Air Painting. This time we went to Rough Island and you can see the photos further below. No Plein Air next week, but CREATIVE DAY Wednesday 20th November, 2019 Brightwater Community Church Hall, from 9.30 a.m. Waimea West Rd, (next to Snowdens Bush).  Plein air is scheduled for every Wednesday morning, except the 3rd Wednesday of the month. Please contact me if you like regular updates by email.

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