Sunday, July 26, 2020

Patrick Saunders - 2020 Driggs Digs Plein Air Judge

I'm looking forward to judging this week's Driggs Plein Air event. The festival's competition and sale will be online this year. 

The works will be available for purchase beginning July 27! Check out their Facebook page to see many of the works in progress. - Patrick Saunders

"Cornet Creek" • Oil on Board • 12”x16” • Private Collection 

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Sunday, July 19, 2020

Patrick Saunders Fine Arts - 2020 Olmsted Plein Air Invitational Community PaintQuick - Atlanta, Georgia

Today is the 2020 Olmsted Plein Air Invitational's Community PaintQuick.

This year, all of the invited artists are participating remotely and all paintings, including those by local community artists, will be available for purchase with 10% of all sales going directly to The Good Samaritan Health Center in Atlanta, Georgia

Paintings will be available for sale this afternoon here: https://bit.ly/OlmstedPaintQuick

Here is my submission. - Patrick Saunders

"Umbrellas" • Oil on Linen • 6"x8" • Available at olmstedpleinair.com
Painting photo by Saunders Fine Arts.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Patrick Saunders Fine Arts - 2020 Olmsted Plein Air Invitational Painting Sale

I’m thrilled that another painting, purchased Tuesday by a collector, will support The Good Samaritan Health Center in Atlanta, Georgia

Now through July 31st, 10% of all painting sales at the Olmsted Plein Air Invitational will go directly to Good Samaritan. My thanks to Lillian Kirbo Ansley and everyone at Olmsted for your tireless work on this great event. - Patrick Saunders

"Sidewalk Sale at the Strand" • Oil on Panel • 9"x12" • 1 Hour • Private Collection
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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Patrick Saunders Fine Arts - 2020 Olmsted Plein Air Invitational Painting Sale

I’m honored that this painting, purchased yesterday by a collector, is the first sale to support The Good Samaritan Health Center in Atlanta, Georgia

Now through July 31st, 10% of all painting sales at the Olmsted Plein Air Invitational will go directly to Good Samaritan. My thanks to Lillian Kirbo Ansley and everyone at Olmsted for your tireless work on this great event. - Patrick Saunders
"Maggy's Path, Blowing Rocks" • Oil on Linen • 16"x20" • Private Collection
Winner, 1st Place Award
Winner, Artists' Choice award
2020 Lighthouse ArtCenter Plein Air Festival


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Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Plein Air Easton 2020 - Easton, Maryland

We had hoped to be on the road today, heading towards Easton, Maryland on our way to the Plein Air Easton Competition and Arts Festival. With the competition portion unfortunately cancelled, we won't see all of our East Coast friends until next year.

For #TakeMeBackTuesday, here's one of Patrick Saunders Fine Arts' competition pieces from last year's festival.

"Where the Wild Things Are" • Oil on Linen • 20"x24" • Private Collection
 Painting photo by Saunders Fine Arts.
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