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Art Santa Fe Contemporary Art Show: July 7-10, 2016, Santa Fe Community Convention Center

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Portrait Drawing & Painting in Tuscany (Impruneta, Italy)


July 17-29, 2016

This course includes 8 days of tuition (6 hours/day), 12 nights accommodation, all meals, all materials, and transfers. Mitchell Hill Price will guide you through long poses with life models, teaching comparative measuring methods. The first week will be spent drawing and the second week painting in oil. Located at our beautiful villa and studio in chianti.

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Painting the Fall Landscape in Tuscany (Impruneta, Italy)


October 21-28, 2016

This course includes 5 full days of tuition (6 hours/day), 7 nights accommodation, all meals, all materials, and transfers. Tanvi Pathare will teach you how to capture the impression of the landscape, the quality of the light, and a unique moment in time. You will work plein air in the countryside surrounding our villa in chianti.

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Plein Air Painting: Southwest France with Montfaucon Tours and Georgia Mansur (Limoux, France)


August 20-30, 2016

Experience the untouched South of France during your eleven-day luxury painting holiday based from our private hotel in Limoux, on the banks of the Aude river. Explore beautiful landscapes and villages and indulge in delicious French cuisine, whilst learning watercolour techniques from Georgia. Limited spaces. info@montfaucontours.com

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Discounted Plein Air Workshop (Southwest France)


June 18-24, 2016

Only 2 spots left! $500 off! Spend a week in a luxurious, historic property surrounded by vineyards and olive groves (with pool and steam baths!). Daily painting excursions to very special locations, such as the gardens of an ancient abbey and ruins of a Cathar castle. All meals provided, including lunch at sunny cafes in the French countryside. Contact info@cerulean-france.com

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Color and Light Tuscany with Marjorie Glick (Tuscany, Italy)


Sep. 17-24, 2016

All mediums! Learn to think like a painter while under the Tuscan Sun! We will stay at the beautifully restored San Fedele monastery in the Chianti hills dating from the 11th century. Experience the beauty of Tuscany while enlivening your artists eye to paint/sketch what moves you. The week includes: daily plein air lessons, excursions to sightsee and paint, all breakfasts and all dinners.

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Plein Air Painting: Southwest France with Montfaucon Tours and John Cosby (Limoux, France)


October 5-15, 2016

Experience the untouched South of France during your eleven-day luxury painting holiday based from our private hotel in Limoux. Explore Autumn colours in the beautiful landscapes and villages and indulge in delicious French cuisine, whilst learning oil painting techniques from John. Limited spaces. info@montfaucontours.com

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Plein Air Portugal 2016 (Amarante, Portugal)


July 23 - August 3

Plein Air Portugal: Artist Retreat/Workshop for independent and novice artists. 10 days in northern Portugal, living in an historic B&B, with spacious bedrooms, 11 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners and fantastic work sites. Photography, drawing and painting instruction lead by exhibiting artists and educators with years of experience working in NYC.

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Express the Moment (Jacksonville, Oregon)


June 14-17, 2016

Plein air paint with freedom and confidence! Sweet, historic Jacksonville, Oregon is the perfect setting for this inspirational watercolor workshop (with an introduction to gouache). Instructor Vinita Pappas will teach you how to simplify the scene, mix colors from life, avoid common mistakes, and more. Become enchanted with plein air painting!

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The Figure in Clay (Fish Creek, WI)


June 20-22, 2016

This workshop investigates the human figure through a methodical and anatomical approach to sculpture. Hands-on practice will provide experience and understanding in building internal armatures, observational skills, sculpting techniques, and problem solving. Join Robin as she discusses topics relating to human anatomy, skeletal structure, body proportions, pose, and gesture.

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Portrait Painting Basics (Philadelphia, PA)


July 23-24, 2016

This comprehensive workshop covers all aspects of painting a traditional portrait. Topics include achieving a likeness, modeling light and shade, mixing flesh tones and applying paint through various techniques. All participants will produce at least one finished portrait. Includes demonstrations, portrait history and tips on painting children's portraits. Valuable information for all levels.

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May30
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Starving Artists Outdoor Fair - Racine, WI

May30
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GAMMA Young Artist Competition - Seoul, Korea - Round trip ticket, 3 nights in conference hotel, Exhibition at Yonsei University, Exhibition book, and more

May31
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Fall Fest at The Hermitage - Hermitage, TN - $2000 in cash awards

May31
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Copper Country Art Festival - Copper Mountain, CO

Jun1
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45th Annual Kentuck Festival of the Arts - Northport, AL - $7,000 in awards

Jun1
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9th Annual Governors Island Art Fair - New York, NY - Every Weekend in September

Jun1
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Water 2016 | Photographic Call for Entries - Fort Collins, CO - Over $1,000 in awards

Jun2
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Color exhibit - Brooklyn, NY - $3,000 in cash awards

Jun4
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Dave Bown Projects 12th Semiannual Competition - Online exhibit - $10,000 in cash prizes and purchases

Jun5
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Open Theme - Laguna Beach, CA - group exhibition

Jun6
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7th Annual Nature & Wildlife Exhibition - St. Augustine, FL - $5,000 Total/$2000 First Place

Jun9
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American Landscapes - Annapolis, MD - $1,000 in awards

Jun10
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Nude: 8th Annual Open Call Exploring the Human Form - Cincinnati, OH

Jun10
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Narrative: People, Places and Things - Portland, OR - group exhibition

Jun12
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Art Comes Alive - Cincinnati, OH - Purchase awards, publishing contracts, gallery contracts, and cash awards!

Jun13
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All-or-Nothing: Call for Works Comprised of Multiple Parts - Cincinnati, OH - thematic exhibit

Jun15
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Public Art to Honor E.L. Doctorow - New Rochelle, NY - $1,500 for Semi-finalists, $15,000 stipend + project budget of $80,000 for selected artist

Jun20
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Patterns - Online exhibition

Jun20
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Water Works Exhibition at Annapolis Maritime Museum - Annapolis, MD - $1,000 in awards

Jun30
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2016 Art Kudos Juried Competition & Online Exhibition - $4,500 in awards

Jun30
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The 7th International Painting Annual: A Juried Publication - $2,000 in cash awards

Jun30
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Gallatin Art Crossing 2016-2017 Show & Installation - Bozeman, MT - $1,000 new artists' stipends

Jun30
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Strange Figurations - Hudson, NY - Gallery exhibition and publication awards

Jun30
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New American Paintings 2016 Pacific Coast Competition - Art publication - Dec/Jan 2016 edition

Jul8
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Maritime Visions, Sea Tales & Lighthouse Legends - Staten Island, NY juried arts and crafts festival

Jul15
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In, On, Of Paper - Nelsonville, OH - over $900 in awards

Jul15
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Northeast Ceramic Sculpture Exhibition - Poughkeepsie, NY - cash awards

Jul15
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2016 Hot New Pics Show - Wichita, KS - $250 award

Jul18
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"Heavy Metal" - Martinsburg, WV - $600 in projected prizes

Jul19
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NEWS 15th Biennial North American Open Show - Gloucester, MA - over $7,000 in awards

Jul20
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Art In Clay IV: Up against the Wall - Brooklyn, NY - $850 in cash awards

Jul29
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Photo-Real: Open Call for works of Photo-Realism - Cincinnati, OH

Jul29
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Real-Photo: Open Call for Works of Photography that Appear Non-photographic - Cincinnati, OH

Aug1
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Lensflare - Photography Exhibition - Laguna Beach, CA

Aug5
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MAC Fest 2016 - Milford, CT

Aug15
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"Decisions" in the context of healthcare - Online Journal & Print Edition - prizes of $500 each in visual art/photography, poetry, and prose

Sep15
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Kerrville Outdoor Painters Event - Kerrville, TX - Cash, Merchandise

Oct1
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Sugarloaf Craft Festivals Fall 2016 - cities in MD, NJ, PA, VA

Oct1
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Wearable Expressions 2017 - Rancho Palos Verdes, CA - $20,000 in awards