FALMOUTH — Maine Audubon just lately introduced its second annual Brush with Nature plein air portray occasion. Juried artists can paint on the eight Maine Audubon sanctuaries from Aug. 20 by means of Sept. 6; artists might be requested to be current both Saturday, Aug. 27, or Sunday, Aug. 28, when the general public is invited to observe collaborating artists work, go to the sanctuaries, and be impressed to create on their very own.
At final 12 months’s inaugural occasion, 25 painters created artwork that captured the essence of Maine’s wildlife and habitat, portray salt marshes, mountains, ponds, chook life, rocky coasts, and extra. Maine Audubon has a protracted and wealthy historical past of supporting and dealing with artists who draw on nature for inventive inspiration.
The completed artwork might be on show on the Gilsland Farm Audubon Center, 20 Gilsland Farm Road, in Falmouth Sept. 16-29, and the occasion will culminate in an public sale on Sept. 29.
Maine Audubon invitations artists to use now for Brush with Nature. For particulars and to use, go to maineaudubon.org.