Acclaimed artists from across Texas and beyond come to paint the Texas Hill Country October 1 – 4

 

October 1 – 4

Works painted dawn ’til dusk on location by dozens of artists during the 4-day event.

Friday, October 3

Outdoor painting at exciting Hill Country locations wind up mid-afternoon of Friday October 3rd, and the painters and their admiring public will then gather late afternoon on the streets of downtown Kerrville in the vicinity of Kerr Arts & Cultural Center for a “Quick Draw” event starting at 5 & ending at 6:30.  The judge for “Quick Draw” is Herman Walker, who will announce the winners immediately following the end of the competition.

Saturday, October 4

Then on Saturday, October 4th the action moves to the KACC galleries for the opening Reception and “Wet Paint Sale” from 6-8 PM. All the work from the three days of Plein Air painting and the “Quick Draw” competition will be on display and for sale. Admission is, as always, free and will feature food and wine with the Awards ceremony at 7 PM. The Judge for the Plein Air painting event will be Phil Bob Borman.

The Plein Air KACC events are sponsored by Kerr County Abstract and Title Co, Sally and Mary Minter Family Foundation, Bank of the Hills – Comerica and Rivers Edge Gallery. Azul Lounge will provide the food for the Saturday Reception & Awards, and Wine will be provided by Kerrville Hills Winery.

Reception for Wet Paint Show & Sale, Sat. October 4, 6 – 8

Wet Paint Show runs Oct. 4 – 25 in the Avery Gallery

 

Also featured at KACCOctober 2 – 25

Guadalupe Watercolor Group

Juried show and sale of members’ water media works.

Cornels Gallery

Gourd Patch

Gourd Art by members of the local chapter. Derby Gallery

Reception for All October Shows,  Sat. October 11, 1 – 3

 

Julie Davis, Three in a Row, oil copy

 2013, Best of Show

Julie Davis, Three in a Row, oil