Wednesday April 25
Early Registration 4-7pm at RiverArts, 315 High Street, Suite 106, Chestertown, for those who wish an early start on Thursday
Thursday April 26
8am-10:30 Registration, coffee and snacks will be provided at
River Arts, 315 High Street, Suite 106, Chestertown, MD 21620
Paint on location in town or thoughout the area.
Friday April 27
8am-10:30: Coffee and snacks at RiverArts and Paint on location in town or thoughout the area.
6 pm: Wine served at RiverArts
6:30 pm: Complimentary buffet dinner for artists ONLY at RiverArts
Saturday April 28
8am-10:30: Coffee and snacks at River Arts. Paint on location-
We highly suggest painting in town to heighten awareness of the Wet Paint Sale that evening
1 pm: Gallery open & set up for framing and hanging of paintings
for wet paint sale. Snacks will be provided for artists during setup.
* *3pm: Deadline for all plein air art to be framed & hung in gallery
3:15 – 4 pm: Artists vote for Artist’s choice awards
(Best in Show and Best Body of Work)
5:15 pm: Placement of ribbons
5:30-8pm: Reception and sale to general public.
6 pm: Announcement of winners and introduction of winning artists to public
**Artists are assigned hanging space by lottery (space is 36″ w x 72″ high)
PLEASE Make sure your frames and panels, canvas, paper, and glass are pre-fitted and wired and ready to assemble.
Size limit: no wider than 32 inches framed.
All painting must fit within the assigned space,
Wrapped canvasses must be properly wired for hanging
Sunday April 29 Quick Draw
7:45 am: Gallery will be open for stamping of the blank canvases. Coffee and snacks available.
8:30-10:30 am: Artists paint in & around downtown Chestertown.
10:30-11 am: Artists line up with easels at Fountain Park for judging. Work may be framed or unframed.
11 am : Judging begins
11:45 am: Announcement of winners and awards.
12-3 pm: Quick Draw paintings and work hung in gallery all for sale.
3 – 4 pm: Pick up unsold work at RiverArts Gallery