Plein air painters of Lane County, Oregon paint outside every week.
Words to paint by:
Plein Air Calendar February 2011
Wed, Feb 2
Wild Iris Ridge
Driving directions to Bailey View Dr
Be on Bailey Hill Rd going south
Turn left at Warren St
Turn right to stay on Warren St
Take the 1st right onto Summit Terrace Dr
Take the 1st right onto Bailey View Dr
Friday, Feb 4th
1st Friday Art Walk
Fri and Sat, Feb 4 & 5
This is a spectacular wetland area, great views and endless places to paint. West 11th to Greenhill, go Right. Down to Royal (at a stop sign) go Left, all the way down. Royal ends at the parking lot and has a restroom. No cover, bring your PleinAir umbrellas.
Wed, Feb 9
Campbell Senior Center
Campbell Senior Center at 4th and High. We can park in their lot or the adjacent public parking lot. We can use the restroom in the center. Paint anywhere around the Center, down by the river, bridge is close by, lots of paths and trees and charming houses.
Fri and Sat, Feb 11 & 12
Garden Lake Park-Creswell
Thirty-three acre Garden Lake Park is a natural park located on the east side of Creswell on Melton Road. It is surrounded by commercial and residential land to the south and east and Interstate 5 to the west. The north edge of the park forms the edge of the urban growth boundary. Facilities include benches, picnic tables, bathroom, trails, dock/pier and trash receptacle.
396 Melton Road, Creswell Oregon
Wed, Feb 16
Fantastic views, barns, out buildings, pond, fields, trees. Here is a link to their website and directions from I5: www.AragonAlpacas.com Or from Eugene, E.Amazon to Dillard Rd., go up about 4miles, as you start down the hill, you will see red barns on the Left, that is it, there is a wooden 'Aragon Alpacas' sign, turn in and park on the grass. 33005 Dillard Road Eugene, OR 97405
Fri, Feb 18
A charming setting with a tasting room in a barn that is 100 years old. We also have a show there until the end of February.
See Feb 11 & 12 for directions. Good time to drop off your piece for the Creswell Library show.
Fri, Feb 25
Willamette Heights Park
Little city park tucked away on top of a hill. Nice distant views of cascades and nearby pastoral layout. Foreground of hilltop grasses and interesting trees. Picnic tables and kept grounds. No restroom, but Island Park is a minute drive away.