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2020 Plein Air Weekend: Saturday Paint Out Cancelled
Due to the coronavirus, the Plein Air Weekend has been cancelled. However, the GAAC will host an Artist Invitational and Virtual Auction. Watch for more information about this virtual event.
The weekend culminates in this main event, which features only 65 artists who registered early to be included in this all-day event. Over 100 works of art will be available for sale, complemented by an appetizer/wine reception. Our guest judge will award cash prizes, the coveted $1,000 Artist Choice award, and People’s Choice Award. All sales are on a first-come basis. $25 by July 29th, $30 at the door. 40% of all proceeds go to the Glen Arbor Arts Center.
The 12th year of Northern Michigan’s premier painting weekend featuring artists from throughout Michigan and the Midwest. Highlights include three painting events for Artists culminating in two art exhibits and the Glen Arbor Arts Center’s largest fundraiser. The event attracts hundreds of art collectors eager to purchase the original artworks. Almost half of all proceeds go to the Glen Arbor Arts Center.