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Laguna Plein Air Quick Draw Competition

Presented by Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA) at Festival of Arts, Laguna Beach CA

Oct 08 2017
Laguna Plein Air Quick Draw Competition

Come watch as 35 award winning plein air painting masters compete in the annual Quick Draw competition presented by Laguna Plein Air Painters Association and Southwest Art Magazine.

2pm - 4pm at Heisler Park: 35 invited Artists, selected from the top award-winning plein air artists from across the country, will gather along Heisler Park in Laguna Beach to compete in the annual Quick Draw plein air painting competition sponsored by Southwest Art Magazine which requires the artists to complete a plein air masterpiece in 2 hours! Watch and be amazed what these pros can do!

4pm - 5pm at Laguna Festival of Arts: The public is invited to join us for the LPAPA hosted Meet &

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FREE Admission

The 19th Annual Laguna Beach Plein Air Painting Invitational is a 9-day plein air painting competition and festival showcasing 35 award winning artists selected from the best of the best across the country. With the exception of the October 14th Collectors Gala, all events are free and open to the public!

When you join the Laguna Plein Air Painters Association (LPAPA) in celebrating the painting tradition that established Laguna Beach as an art colony, you become part of the tradition!

Contact: 949-376-3635


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Additional time info:

Two locations for this event -- (1) 2pm-4pm at Heisler Park, Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach and (2) 4pm-6pm at The Festival of Arts grounds, 650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach. There will be dedicated Laguna Beach Trolley service running between Heisler Park and the Festival of Arts throughout the afternoon!

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Festival of Arts

650 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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