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Paint/Sketch Out – Blue Heron Lake, Windsor

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MONDAY, June 19th  9:30 until ?

Blue Heron Lake also known as East Riverside Park is just East of Banwell Road on Little River Blvd.
Free Parking across the street just north of the lake in the Cora Greenwood Parking Lot
Link to Google Map http://goo.gl/maps/jAJ4c
Start time about 9:30 am (you may come earlier or later).
Please keep an eye on the weather.
Any questions you may inbox me or email me at Paint Plein Air @ gmail dot com email edited to prevent spam remove spaces.
 Other things to consider. A folding chair, umbrella cushion or yoga mat if you wish to sit on the ground.
 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.
Hope you all take advantage of the best studio in the world, the great outdoors!

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Monday June 12th Paint out Willistead Manor

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Date: June 12th
Time: between 9:30 & 10 until ?
 This week our paint out will be on the grounds of Willistead Manor.
Address: 1899 Niagara St, Windsor, ON N8Y 1K3

Map:  https://goo.gl/maps/en5CZF9atQL2

 WEATHER

Here is a link to a good weather site that gives long-range, and hourly, updates on the weather.

Website:  http://www.timeanddate.com/weather/canada/windsor/hourly

SUGGESTIONS ON WHAT TO BRING.
Sunglasses
Sunscreen
Camera
Snack
Folding chair
Plein Air easel
Plein air pochade box
Drawing board
Paint and drawing supplies of your choice

Your drawing supplies can be as little as a pencil, sketch pad, eraser and sharpener. If you are just starting out, we suggest starting small.

Amherstburg Navy Yard Park May 22nd 9:30 a.m.

Monday May 22nd Paint Out

Amherstburg, Kings Navy Yard Park

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Start time approximately 9:30 am

PLEASE NOTE:  The town of Amherstburg has asked that we do not block sidewalks or paths, so please set up on the grass.

The Amherstburg Ontario area is full of wonderful locations to paint. The azalea’s and rhododendrons are in bloom, and there are many historic buildings and garden pathways that are sure to catch your attention.

Google map link:  https://goo.gl/maps/cMReq

Keep an eye on the weather.   If it looks like a storm use your best judgment to decide if you wish to risk getting caught in the rain.  Rain in Windsor does not necessarily mean it is raining in the county.

Link to hourly weather forecast:
http://www.timeanddate.com/weather/canada/windsor/hourly

SUGGESTIONS ON WHAT TO BRING

  • Camera
  • Snack & Water
  • sun hat
  • long sleeves  (bug and sun protection)
  • long pants (bug and sun protection)
  • sunscreen
  • folding chair
  • Plein Air easel
  • Plein air pochade box
  • Drawing board
  • Paint and drawing supplies of your choice