Red Wing cultivates the tradition of outdoor painting in a week-long festival with some of the finest painters from the region and the country. Festival painters bring a fresh eye to the changing lights and colors of Red Wing’s beautiful landscapes.
Artwork painted during the Plein Air Festival (artists painting outdoors) June 11th – 16th will be on display and available for sale. Paintings will feature scenes from Red Wing and the surrounding area. Call 651-388-7569 for more information.
Artists paint Red Wing:
Featured locations: Barn Bluff, Main Street, Historic Neighborhoods, River over looks, Concerts in the Park Wed June 13th more TBA
Friday June 15
Awards Reception & First Glimpse – 6-8 PM
Hors d’oeuvres, wine, music, desserts, plus ‘wet’ paintings from each of our Red Wing Plein Air Festival Artists. Enjoy time in the gallery to purchase paintings before open to the public. (Buy tickets at https://redwingarts.org/new-products) or in the depot/over the phone.
Saturday June 16
9-11 AM – Artist Quick Paint – Watch Artists complete a painting from start to finish during the fast-paced Quick Paint.
10-12 PM – Kids Paint Out – Registration is $5 up till Friday, June 15th ($10 day of) and includes a kit with all necessary supplies. Check-in is 9:30 am paint from 10-12; Awards will be presented at 1pm. Winning paintings will be displayed in the Gallery.
Sign up at our website https://redwingarts.org/schedule-of-events/
or call/stop at the depot
1-5 PM – Open House – An afternoon to be enjoyed by all. Free and open to the public. View and purchase artworks from Festival Artists, as well as artists participating in the QuickPaint.
Gallery Exhibit up from June 16 – August 5, 2018