And just what is “Plein Air Painting” you ask?
Plein Air alludes to the French phrase “En plein air,” meaning “in the open air.” In other words, Plein Air painting is painting out of doors but, more than that, against the changing of the light. Read the rest of this page »
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Every August since 1997, the towns of the Mad River Valley host one of the most diverse arts festivals in New England. Regularly honored as a “Top 10 Vermont Summer Event” and featuring over a hundred multi-dimensional, multi-media, multi-age events, The Vermont Festival of the Arts has something for everyone, young or old.
Activities include: sculpture, pottery, fiber, painting, photography, culinary, literary, music, dance, theatre arts, and more. Local artists open their studios to the public, allowing the opportunity to see and understand their process.