GoPaint! 2016

goPaint_new logo_webMay 15-21, 2016

Fourth annual plein air event in and around Durand, WI




May Cabin, oil painting by Neil ShermanMay Cabin, oil painting by Neil Sherman



ArtistsApplication2016 neilshermanphotoNeil Sherman will be our awards juror and will also be offering a two day plein air painting workshop May 2015
Would you like to start or add to your art collection?This event is the perfect place to find many works of art to do that.Sponsor a Purchase Award!

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Schedule of Events

Sunday, May 15th
2-4pm Quick Paint!  at the Old Courthouse Museum grounds. Washington Square, Durand, WI. 
Everyone welcome.
Monday through Friday, May 16th to 20th
Artists paint plein air (outdoors) in or within eight miles of Durand, WI, competing for awards in categories such as:
Best of Show
Best Chippewa River Painting
Best City of Durand Painting
Best Quick Paint
and many more!
Wed May, 18th
 8am to 1pm  Ride into the Tiffany Wildlife Area on Rail Motorcars for birding or painting.
For more information or to reserve a ride contact Jean  at 715-672-8188 or
Friday, May 2oth
2 pm
Artists turn in work for judging.  Accola Gallery, 502 2nd Ave East, Durand, WI
6pm   Artist’s Reception, Sales at Accola Gallery
Saturday, May 21
10am to 2pm (and ongoing)
Exhibit and Sale of art from GoPaint! 2016
Accola Gallery, 502 2nd Ave East, Durand, WI 54736
715-672-8188  (Open by chance or appointment)

 Thank you to our Major Sponsors!!

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