Paint/Sketch out Gil Maure Park, LaSalle
Monday August 25, 10:00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M.
Located on the Detroit River in LaSalle, at the foot of Lafferty Ave, this park offers some unique views, including the steel plants on the U.S. side. You will often find swans and other water fowl on the river. If you look up river you have many islands including Fighting Island directly opposite the park.
Here is a link to the google map. https://goo.gl/maps/36e5y
There is no way to predict what the weather will be like, but here is a link to a good weather site that gives hourly updates on the weather.
SUGGESTIONS ON WHAT TO BRING
(Tailor this list to suit your needs.)
For your personal comfort:
SUNSCREEN, BUG SPRAY
closed toe shoes with socks, long pants & long sleeves prevents sunburn & bug bites
Snack & Water
For the sake of art:
Plein Air easel
Plein air pochade box
Plein Air umbrella (type that clamps to your chair or screws into the ground)
Paint and drawing supplies of your choice
Your drawing supplies can be as little as a pencil, pad and sharpener or as elaborate as a full french easel box of oils and canvases. If you are just starting out, we suggest starting small.
Emergency Contact information:
Emergency contact person day of event only, is Elizabeth Gaye MacDonald’s cell phone. 519-564-4361 This phone is only answered when I am out on location, it does not have call display or take messages. If I don’t answer try again. I may be driving or not have heard your call.
General contact information:
Email PaintPleinAir@gmail.com for more information.
For all other phone inquiries please call Elizabeth Gaye MacDonald at home at 519-977-5687
If you need a ride please be sure to contact us by email by Sunday.
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