Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Last Chance: This plein air session to complete the PAL schedualed events for 2014... except the show!

Autumn cometh with it's threat of changing weather. The forecast says "chance of rain" (showers) but our last paint out is close-in and has some covered areas- so be adventuresome and  "Carpe Diem !"
Donkey Creek
   We are meeting at Donkey Creek Park (8714 Harborview Dr, Gig Harbor)  this week- it is right across the street from the Habor History Museum- lots parking nearby. There is a restroom and there is a new paved trail that goes alongside Donkey Creek- under the road (a good covered place to paint if it rains) and it continues behind the History Museum and over to Austin Estuary Park. I saw Autumn color starting  across the street from the Christmas store so bring your primary colors! There is the park and creek, the bay and boats, some fall color.... now all it needs are artists. If the weather is damp and you are not into it- take a couple hours to frame and get ready for the Plein Air Show- a week and half away!
The 4th Annual Plein Air Show turn in will be Friday October 3rd at 1pm- please plan to stay and help!

From the east(Bremerton)   WA-16 W. Take the Burnham Dr NW exit from WA-16 E
  Follow Burnham Dr NW to N Harborview Dr in Gig Harbor
  At the traffic circle, take the 3rd exit onto Burnham Dr NW
  At the traffic circle, continue straight to stay on Burnham Dr NW
  Continue onto Harborview Dr
  Turn left onto N Harborview Dr and it's on the left

From the west (Tacoma) WA-16 E.Take the Wollochet Dr NW exit
 Continue forward to merge onto Stinson Ave
 Turn left onto Harborview Dr
 Turn right onto N Harborview Dr and park is on left

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