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Tustin Art Walk Plein Air Contest

Presented by City of Tustin Parks and Recreation and Tustin Area Council for Fine Arts (TACFA) at Old Town Tustin, Tustin CA

Oct 13 - 20 2018
Tustin Art Walk Plein Air Contest

As part of the 11th Annual Old Town Tustin Art Walk on October 20, 2018, and sponsored by the Tustin Area Council for Fine Arts, the Plein Air Contest is open to all types of painters and will award prize money ranging from $100 to $1,000.

Entries for the Tustin Art Walk Plein Air Contest must have been painted outside during the week before the event (October 13-19) and depict scenes or subjects from within Historic Old Town Tustin or one of Tustin’s beautiful parks. Plein Air artists must have their canvases or paper stamped prior to painting their scene or subject. Up to eight (8) stamps per artist will be available at the Tustin Area Senior Center (200 'C' Street) or Tustin City Hall (300 Centennial Way).

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Entry fee for the Plein Air Contest is $35.00 per artist.  Contestants must fill out an artist application available online or at Tustin City Hall (300 Centennial Way) at the Parks & Recreation Department.

Contact: 714-573-3332


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Additional time info:

Plein Air entries must be painted between Saturday, October 13 and Friday, October 19, 2018. Contest judging will take place at 3:00 pm at the Old Town Art Walk on October 20, 2018 and the winners will be announced at 4:00 pm.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Old Town Tustin

El Camino Real and Main Streets, Tustin, CA 92780

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