Event Highlights

Opening Luncheon
May 2, 2014 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (ET)
Gulf County Welcome Center

Eastpoint Waterfront Quickdraw
May 3, 2014 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve

Nocturne Paint
May 4, 2014 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola Riverfront Park & Port St. Joe Marina

See Hodges Soileau, Shelby Keefe, and Mary Erickson in Port St. Joe and James Richards and Katie Dobson Cundiff in Apalachicola.


Student Art Day
May 7, 2014 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM (ET)
Frank Pate Park, Port St. Joe

Art As A Window
May 9, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola Center for History, Art, & Culture

Plein Air TGIF
May 9, 2014 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (ET)
Gulf County Welcome Center

Kick back and relax with the artists and your friends at the beautifully situated Gulf County Welcome Center overlooking St. Joseph's Bay.


Grand Patrons Party
May 10, 2014 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola Center for History, Culture, and Art

Arts sales and debut of Artists' Choice paintings, $40 ticket


Workshops

Tracey Frugoli Workshop
May 1, 2014 to May 2, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Meet at Gulf County Welcome Center, Port St. Joe
"Paintings that Wow, From the Ground up"
Learn the secrets to take your paintings from "ow" to "wow!" Let award winning painter, Tracey Frugoli guide through the painting process in this hands on workshop. All skill levels welcome. Instructor will be working in oil, but all media welcome.
Fee:$200.  Click here to register.
Tracey Frugoli

Ken DeWaard and Greg LaRock Workshop
May 11, 2014 to May 13, 2014 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Meet at Gulf County Welcome Center, Port St. Joe

Don’t miss this opportunity to study with two nationally known, award-winning plein air artists in one workshop! With decades of experience, Greg and Ken will guide you through everything you need to know including: simplification, understanding good composition, creating focal ­interest, achieving depth and atmosphere in your work and much, much more. Watch and learn with demos by both artists including a side by side demo of the same subject matter. Plus, lots of hands on instruction, discussion and free goodies for all students! Workshop is open to all levels.

Fee:$300.  Click here to register.

LaRock Treasure Cove

DeWaard


Receptions

Salinas Park Artist Reception
May 3, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
Salinas Park, Cape San Blas

Meet artists Dawn Whitelaw, Lori Putnam, and James Hempel.


Carrabelle Artist Reception
May 5, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
Rio Carrabelle Building, Carrabelle

Meet artists Greg Barnes, David Boyd, Jr., and Dawn Whitelaw.


St. George Artist Reception
May 6, 2014 to May 8, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
St. George Island Lighthouse

Meet artists James Hempel, Bill Farnsworth, and Katie Dobson Cundiff.


Mexico Beach Artist Reception
May 8, 2014 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (ET)
Mexico Beach Visitors Center

Meet artists Greg LaRock, Tracey Frugoli, Charles Dickinson, and Ken DeWaard.


Exhibits

Watch Art Happen - Plein Air 2014
May 1, 2014 to May 11, 2014
Mexico Beach to Alligator Point

Water Views
May 1, 2014 to May 11, 2014
St. George Island Lighthouse

Daily, 12-5 pm


Plein Air Classics
May 1, 2014 to May 11, 2014
Rio Carrabelle Building, Carrabelle

Daily, 12-4 pm


Artists' Choice Exhibit
May 1, 2014 to May 11, 2014
Gulf County Chamber of Commerce, Port St. Joe Marina

Daily, 11am-5pm


Nature's Bounty
May 1, 2014 to May 9, 2014
Mexico Beach Visitor Center

Note: Monday-Friday only, 10-4 EST


Wetroom Art Sales, & Information
May 2, 2014 to May 11, 2014 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola Center for History, Culture & Art

Daily, 11-5. Note: On Saturday, 5/10, the Wetroom will close at 4 pm.


Artist Demonstrations

A Working Waterfront
May 2, 2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (ET)
Riverfront Park, Apalachicola

Look for Hodges Soileau and Luke Buck.


Reid Avenue Streetscapes
May 2, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Reid Avenue, Port St. Joe

Look for Lori Putnam, James Richards, and Dawn Whitelaw.


The Salinas Park Vista
May 3, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Salinas Park, Cape San Blas

Look for James Hempel, Lori Putnam, and Dawn Whitelaw.


A Working Waterfront
May 3, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Riverfront Park, Apalachicola

Look for Charles Dickinson, Mitch Kolbe, and Morgan Samuel Price.


The View from Eastpoint
May 3, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola Estuarine Research Reserve

Look for David Boyd, Jr., Luke Buck, and Mitch Kolbe.


Marine Avenue Vistas
May 5, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Marine Street Pavillion, Carrabelle

Look for Greg Barnes, David Boyd, Jr., and Dawn Whitelaw.


St. George Island Artist Demonstration
May 6, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
St. George Island Lighthouse and Visitor Center

Look for Katie Dobson Cundiff, Bill Farnsworth, and James Hempel.


Mexico Beach Tableaus
May 8, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Mexico Beach Welcome Center

Look for Ken DeWaard, Charles Dickinson, Tracey Frugoli, and Greg LaRock.


Reid Avenue Streetscapes
May 9, 2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (ET)
Downtown Port St, Joe

Look for Hiu Lai Chong, Mary Erickson, Nancie King Mertz.


A Working Waterfront
May 9, 2014 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (ET)
Riverfront Park, Apalachicola

Look for Nancie King Mertz, Leon Holmes, and Hiu Lai Chong.


A Working Waterfront
May 10, 2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (ET)
Riverfront Park, Apalachicola

Look for Greg Barnes and Morgan Samuel Price.


Reid Avenue Streetscapes
May 10, 2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (ET)
Downtown Port St. Joe

Look for Ken DeWaard, Leon Holmes, and Greg LaRock.


Art in the Afternoon
May 11, 2014 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM (ET)
Apalachicola Center for History, Culture and Art

Look for Bill Farnsworth and Dawn Whitelaw.