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June 2009 Schedule for Plein Air Painters of Eugene-Springfield

Plein Air Painters of Eugene/Springfield June 2009 Calender

June 3, 6, Wednesday and Saturday, Owen Rose Garden, North on Jefferson St. ends in Rose Garden parking lot.
Water, restrooms, and wonderful roses to paint. River views also.

June 5, Friday, Aragon Alpacas Paintout,Mike & Ann Dockendorf have invited us to paint on their Alpacas Ranch, 33005 Dillard Rd. Eugene, Oregon. We painted here in April and have several requests to paint here again. You can paint there any time by calling Ann and letting her know when you wuold like to come out. 541-912-0782. Check out their website and blog. AragonAlpacas.blogspot.com www.AragonAlpacas.com Directions: Drive south on East Amazon Rd. turn left on Dillard Road, 3.3 miles on the left next to 2 mile marker. Good sign and parking for a dozen cars.

June 10, 13, Wednesday and Saturday. Island Park Waterfall Paintout. Franklin Blvd. across Springfield Bridge, right on Mill St. Park at Visitor Center or under the bridge. Somewhere here there is a waterfall Mark Logan tells me. We will find it. I have never seen it, but I like to explore. Backup we can paint the Willamette vistas.

June 12, Friday morning, Bets Cole's second ATELIER INSTRUCTION
9:30-12:30am. I don't have Bets Subject this month, but several painter have told me how much they got out of last months session. Where: Bets Cole's Studio
89477 Sheffler Rd. Elmira, Oregon Cost: $35/session e-mail Bets: letterlines@earthlink.net or phone: 935-3505 to sign up All levels welcome/ all mediums welcome!

June 12 Friday afternoon, LaVelle Winery Paintout, 89697 Sheffler Rd. Elmira, OR 97437, LaVelle Winery is less than a mile from Bets Cole's place...just continue on Sheffler Rd. to Winery Sign. Nice sun and shade. Woods and beautiful winery building to paint. Water and restrooms.

June 14 1pm Deliver Paintings to Eugene Library for Plein Air painters show. Jacki Lukowski is hanging this show. Thank you Jacki. Eugene Library has room for 20-40 paintings so we can each bring 2 or more paintings.

June 17, Wednesday, UO has renovated it Performance Theater near Dede Hall behind Lillth Business Center...take EMX to Dad's Gate UO stop and walk south into campus. Parking is $1/hour near the UO Coop. Students are out this week so we can paint anywhere.

June 19, 20, Friday and Saturday, UO Paintout - Near Snitzer Art Museum. Open mall is original UO campus. Views of Art Museum, Knight Library, Lillth Business Center. Lots to paint and we can visit the Art Museum too.

June 24, Wednesday, Owosso Bike Bridge Paintout, No water or restrooms, but nice bridge and great Willamette River views. Access from Owosso Dr. off River Road (right before Beltline) or from Riverwalk Loop off Goodpasture Loop on the other side of the river. Park on the street and walk a little ways down bike path to either side of bike bridge.

June 26, Friday, Sweet Cheeks Winery Paintout (noon - 9pm) 26961 Briggs Hill Road Eugene, Oregon 97405. Take West 11th or West 18th out to Bertelsen Rd. Turn Left. Continue on Bertelsen to crossroads with Spencer Creek. Turn right on Spencer Creek Rd and continue for about 2 miles. Turn left on Briggs Hill Rd. The winery entrance will appear on the Right in about 3.5 miles. We can stay for Friday evening painting and/or winetasting Sweet Cheeks is open noon-9pm on Friday. Great Vista's of the surrounding hills.

June 27, Saturday and July 1 Wednesday Owen Rose Garden. North on Jefferson St. ends in Rose Garden parking lot. Water, restrooms, and wonderful roses to paint. River views also.

July 3, Friday, Greenway Bike Bridge Paintout. Chambers north becomes River Road at 1st. St. First right is Thompson Lane. Drive to end of long block and park on Thompson Lane. Short walk to Greenway Bike Bridge. Access from Valley River Center also. Great views of Willamette River and bike path.

July 3, First Friday, 5:30-7pm Plein Air Painters are requested to be at Eugene Library, 10th and Olive, to talk about our paintings.

See you outside painting,
Brooks Hickerson


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From our paintiout in July