Paint Out Wells-next-the-Sea 2015 Artists Schedules & Timings

Artists’ Event Schedule with Timings

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General Information

  • Artist Dates: 8 – 13 September 2015
  • Number of Artists: 30
  • Artist participation fee: £20
  • Prizes/Awards: £2500-£3000

Event Stations

  • The Albatros – Event Competition Hub, Workshops
  • The Maltings Sackhouse – Artwork Storage, Staging and Framing
  • The Crown Hotel – Refreshments
  • The Buttlands – Gala Preview, Auction, Exhibition, Question Time

Timings

Tuesday 8 September

9:00 am Team arrives in Wells at the Albatros
10:00 – 4:00 Intermediate En Plein Air Watercolour Painting
with Richard Bond meet at the Albatros
11:00 – 5:00 An Introduction to Oil Painting En Plein Air Workshop
with Michael Richardson meet at the Albatros
12:00 Artists Arrive at the Albatros
12:30 – 1:30 Introductory Talk on the boat
2:00 pm Location scouting
6:00 pm Drinks at The Crown

Wednesday 9 September

8:00 – 9:30 Breakfast at the Albatros
9:30 – 12:30 Day 1 Morning Competition
12:30 – 1:30 Check-in/Lunch at the Albatros
Wet work to be displayed on racks in a gazebo in front of the Albatros on the quay
1:30 – 4:30 Day 1 Afternoon Competition
Work to be taken to The Maltings Sackroom for overnight storage

Thursday 10 September

8:00 – 9:30 Breakfast at the Albatros
9:30 – 12:30 Day 2 Morning Competition
12:30 – 1:30 Check-in/Lunch at the Albatros
Wet work to be displayed on racks in a gazebo in front of the Albatros on the quay
1:30 – 4:30 Day 2 Afternoon Competition
Work to be taken to The Maltings Sackroom for overnight storage
6:30 – 8:00 Artists Question Time
Q&A with Artists panel, Buttlands

Friday 11 September

6.00 – 10:00 Sunrise ‘Paint Out’ on Wells beach Starts
(6:00 am – High tide, 6:30 am – Sunrise)
Open to public and competition artists, flexible start time
11:00 – Artists & Sponsor Brunch on the Albatros
12:00 pm Public Paint Out Ends
1:00 – 3:00 Framing at the Sackhouse
5:30 pm Champagne Reception Gala Preview & strolling dinner
7:30 – Auction
8:30 – 11:00 Exhibition

Saturday 12 September

10.00 – 5:00 Exhibition on the Buttlands
6:00 – 9:00 Evening Exhibition with live music to which local vendor food & drink may be brought in

Sunday 13 September

10.00 – 5:00 Exhibition on the Buttlands

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