Wednesday July 4 – July 8th. 2018 – At the core of Points East Plein Air Festival features some of the most stunning scenery, charming villages and historic towns that Eastern PEI has to offer. Each day participants will visit a different venues setting up their easels, squeezing colors onto palettes in a celebration of the PEI landscape.
Participating artists will celebrate the landscape in paint and compete for cash awards, featuring Artists Choice, People Choice, and $1500 Grand Prize Award. Blank canvas and paper will be validated on each day’s paint-out and these paintings will be eligible for submission to the exhibition on the Montague waterfront, as well as any paintings made on any day or evening of the festival in Montague.
As well as attending the festival exhibition of completed paintings, non-participants are welcome to come along to see the artists at work at the different locations and appreciate the creative process at first hand.