FIRST ANNUAL CAPE COD BEAUTY OF LIGHT
A PLEIN AIR PAINTING WEEKEND
SEPTEMBER 9-11, 2022
September 9th – Cape Cod Art Center, 3480 Route 6A, Barnstable, MA
Noon-3:00 pm Bring your bag lunch and check in, get your paper/canvas stamped for both days, meet other artists and get your maps, directions and weekend schedule.
Noon-5:00 pm Paint anywhere on Cape Cod. Your choice. A trolley will be available to take you to our favorite spots in the area. Artwork painted during Friday and Saturday are eligible for judging and display on Saturday night. Plan on bringing your work, framed and ready to hang in our Saturday night display at the Hyannis Yacht Club.
5:00 – 7:00 pm Return to the Art Center to enjoy a Welcome Reception and enjoy a demo by well-known Plein Air artist, Betsy Payne Cook.
September 10th, Hyannis Yacht Club, 490 Ocean Street, Hyannis, MA
9:00 – 10:00 am Check in at the Hyannis Yacht Club, get your paper/canvas stamped if you haven’t already done it on Friday, meet other artists and get your maps, directions and weekend schedule.
9:00 am – 2:00 pm Paint at the Yacht Club or anywhere you please on Cape Cod. Coffee and pre-ordered lunches will be available for purchase if you stay at the Yacht Club.
2:00 – 4:00 pm Bring your painting framed (16 x 20 or less) ready to hang to the Hyannis Yacht Club. Artwork must be for sale.
4:00 – 5:00 pm Our judge, Steve Kennedy, will review the work and award over $1000 in prizes.
Take part in an ocean-view reception at the Hyannis Yacht Club. Your beautiful Plein Air work will be on display for the Yacht Club members, artists and their guests and invited dignitaries. A perfect opportunity to show your work to a new audience. Buyers will have the opportunity to take their paintings home that night. Awards will be presented.
By Susie Frost
September 11th, Hyannis Yacht Club
Early Morning – Paint the sunrise
10:30-11:30 am Enjoy complimentary coffee and tea and goodies at the Yacht Club. Share some stories about your Plein Air painting experience on Cape Cod.
Pickup unsold paintings any time between 10:30 and 1:00. Take unsold work home with you as a reminder of a wonderful weekend on Cape Cod.
By Mary Smith