PAINT IN THE PARK
Redbud Park, Marlow OK
DUNCAN – The Chisholm Trail Arts Council is pleased to present the 3rd Annual Paint in the Park that will be held on Saturday, May 18th at Redbud Park in Marlow, OK. Visitors are welcome to watch local and visiting artists as they use different techniques to transform a blank page or canvas into a beautiful works of art.
Paint in the Park is a time for artists of all ages to practice “Plein Air” painting, therefore all work is completed outside in natural conditions. This is a timed event beginning at 9:00 am until 11:30 am.
Artists will meet at Redbud Park to register and will be given a blank canvas. The event will start exactly at 9:00 am. The artists are given a 2 ½ hour time limit to create their masterpieces. At 11:30 am, artwork will then be submitted and judged by Duncan’s well known “plein air” painter, Gay Faulkenberry of Duncan, OK. Prizes are $100 for first place, $50 for second place, and $25 for third place.
Artists may select their own medium to work with, such as oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolor, or pencil. Entry fee will be $10.00 for CTAC members and $15.00 for non-members. Early registration can be made at CTAC 810 W. Walnut or same day registration will be available on the morning of the event the park between 8:30-9:00 am.
For more information on this fun event, please contact the CTAC office at 580-252-4160.
Chisholm Trail Arts Council is a nonprofit organization with a mission of “Promoting and Inspiring the Arts in Southwest Oklahoma”. CTAC receives support through Oklahoma Arts Council, McCasland Foundation as well support from businesses and memberships.