Category: DVAC Plein Air Session

DVAC Club Night – Plein Air Show & Tell – November 17

(Submitted by Brent Arlitt)         The DVAC Plein Air ‘Show and Tell’ Night was led by our Plein Air Coordinator Franca Montalbetti who, assisted by able committee members, held 12 DVAC Plein Air outings over the 2017 season.

Plein Air – At Rosetta McClain Gardens

Several plein air enthusiasts met to paint in the gardens on July 11. The day started chilly, as a mist rolled in off the lake, but soon warmed up nicely. We scattered, each to find the perfect spot to study,

Plein Air at Riverdale Farm

Several intrepid artists met at Riverdale Farm this last Tuesday, in spite of ominous clouds and a few drops of rain. Well, more than a few. We spread out, sketched and painted and smelled the lovely farm fragrances. Hopefully some


Georgia Bowen had enjoyed the Riverdale paint-out so much that she scheduled an extra PA day at Kew Beach. Seven DVAC members (Georgia, Barbara de Beaupre, Sue Simington, Judy McKenna, Jenny Reid, Theo McLaren, and Nerissa Pineda) answered the call.

Plein Air Day at Riverdale Farm, June 11, 2016

Contrary to predictions, the weather turned out great for our June 11 paint-out at Riverdale Farm. The Farm is definitely a “must place” to paint. It was not easy to pick a painting spot–so many things there. Some of us