Saturday, 5/28: Plein Air Art Show & Sale

Special to the Falls Church Times

Falls Church Arts is holding the 2nd Plein Air Festival on Saturday, May 28 from 10 am to 4 pm.  Come to the Farmers’ Market and then drop in to the Community Center and view the art created during the Falls Church Plein Air Festival.  Every painting and drawing in the “Scenes in the City” exhibit was painted in and around Falls Church during the month of May.

Falls Church Arts is holding an outdoor art show and sale at the Farmers' Market and in the Community Center on Saturday, May 28 from 10 am to 4 pm.

Vote for your favorite entry to win the People’s Choice Award.  All are welcome to vote and winners will be announced at 3 pm at the Community Center.  A juror will select the winners for several awards including the Don Beyer Volvo-KIA Plein Air Award for first place and gift certificates from Argias,  Art and Frame of Falls Church, and Plaza Arts.

Posters and notecards of last year’s winning entry by Isabelle Babington will be available for purchase.  All art entered into the Plein Air Festival is for sale.

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May 27, 2011 


One Response to “Saturday, 5/28: Plein Air Art Show & Sale”

  1. barb cram on May 27th, 2011 7:31 am

    This is a great spot to get some wonderful art of local “Scenes In The City” which have been created by the artists who entered over the last month. There are some outstanding creations! Very reasonably priced artwork of our Scenes int the City”.
    The artists would love for you to come vote for your favoirite…..winner of the $500 Don Beyer Volvo-KIA Plein Air Prize will be announced at 3 pm by FCA Vice-President Joe Wetzel along with the other winners!

    Come vote from 10 a.m. until 3 pm on the second floor of the Community Center.
    Stop by when going to the Farmer’s Market or drop by when you take your morning walk! Enjoy the “Scenes in the City” art created outdoors in your hometown.

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