Photos Copyrighted 2008 Michael Orwick This is going to be a great show with allot of fantastic plein air work by 30 of the Pacific North West's Top Plein air painters. The breathtaking vistas and scenic diversity of the Pacific Northwest's Columbia River Gorge region make it an ideal place to do "Plein Air Painting, painting done with an easel outdoors on location and in the moment. The event begins on August 28 with a five day paint out competition in locations in and around the Columbia River Gorge, and is followed by a month long exhibition of the paintings, opening on Sept 5, 6pm - 8pm in the Columbia Art Gallery.
Columbia Art Gallery
located inside the Columbia Art Center215 Cascade Avenue Hood River OR 97031
Phone 541-387-8877 http://www.columbiaartgallery.org/ Michael Orwick (Oils Paintings) and Barbara Hertel (Sculptural Pottery),
September-October Valley Art Association
Artists’ Reception First Wednesday, Downtown the 3rd of September , 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Show will be in the gallery until the end of October. Hours are 11 to 5:30, Monday through Saturday. Valley Art Association at 2022 Main Street in Forest Grove, Oregon 97116.
Another Amazing Plein air show coming up soon at
The Kingstad Gallery Expressions of Nature/Expressions of Self