August 2008 Paintout locations for Plein Air Painters of Eugene-Springfield
Augus 1, Friday, Rosie Beals Huntley's Paintout, 32633 Bush Garden Dr.
Harrisburg Oregon 97446, 8:30 am to 3pm. Bring your coast paintings
so we can have a "show and tell" at 2pm. I realized that we have not seen
most of the paintings everyone did at the coast. Here is Rosie's invitation:
Hi, I am offering my house and 2 1/2 acre grounds for a paintout in July.
There are views of the Coburg Hills, barns, pasture, flowers, pond with
waterfall plus 2 other water fountains. You can come and go as they please,
no formal lunch etc. just coffee, soda, light snacks. 5 miles north of Coburg,
North Coburg Rd. to S curve, sign on left "Bush Gardens" 4th house on the
right.Rosie…(North Coburg is the rightmost "y " of Coburg Road at the
August 6, Wednesday, Owens Rose Garden Paintout…
There is great color and shade this timeof year. Drive north on
Jefferson to rose garden parking lot.
August, 8-9, Friday and Saturday, Hendricks Park Paintout.
South on Walnut from Franklin.Walnut becomes Fairmont, then left on
Summit. We will near Rhody garden on top the the hill.Good Shade,
bathrooms and water...be careful of running sprinklers this time of year.
August 13, Wednesday, Hinman Winery Paintout, 27012 Briggs Hill Rd,
Eugene, OR 97405, http://www.silvanridge.com/ (541) 345-1945 for the
winery. South on Baily Hill road, becomes Bertelsen to Spencer Creek
Road. Right on Spencer Creek Road (there is a blue Hinman Winery sign)
2 miles and then left on Briggs Hill Road. Drive 3.5 miles to the winery
entrance on the left. They open at noon, but we can come early and make
ourselves at home. We can bring a picnic lunch or snacks.
The Hinman sisters are glad to have us.
August 15-16, Friday-Saturday, Alton Baker Park Paintout, Lots of
good views. Shade and views are good near the foot of the DeFazio bridge.
August 20, Wednesday, EWEB Evening paintout, 500 E. 4th Ave. Eugene,
Oregon. 5pm to 9pm. Evening light over Alton Baker park and the Coburg Hills
should be beautiful.
August 22-23, Friday and Saturday. River House paintout. This is one of
Coda's favorite locations. Drive North on Adams St. to the River House,
Eugene Rec. facility. Park on the street and walk to the river. Lots of
shade and good river views.
August 27th, Wednesday; Alsea Falls Paintout with Corvallis Painters,
The Corvallis Plein Air Painters have invited us to paint with them at
Alsea Falls recreation area:http://publiclands.org/
Take 99W north past Monroe, then turn west on County Road #45120 and
go 5 miles to Alpine Junction, then take South Fork Alsea Access Road
9 miles to Alsea Falls Campground. They start about 9am. Let me know
if you need someone to carpool with. Our Corvallis contact is Dee Yarnell
August 29th, Friday, Brooks' and Loraine's Birthday Paintout at Owen Rose
Garden. Brooks' favorite summer paintout location. Paint all day. I will bring
cake or cookies for a 1pm critique break. No presents please. Take
Jefferson North to rose garden parking lot.
August 30th, Saturday, Owen Rose garden one more time this summer,
but this time without the cake.