‘A Brush with Nature’ Plein Air Artists Event

When:
March 30, 2019 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2019-03-30T09:00:00-04:00
2019-03-30T17:00:00-04:00
Where:
The Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens
1445 Millcoe Road

All works of art created at the event are available for sale – with proceeds benefiting the participating artists and the Jacksonville Arboretum & Gardens. Admission is free, with donations to the arboretum encouraged. Visitors can stroll along the trails to watch and interact with participating artists as they work. The event schedule is as follows:

Saturday, March 30

  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Food Truck Guest: Stumbling Steer BBQ
  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. – Music by Old Dawgs New Trixx featuring Carlton Higginbotham, John Roche and Ron Spencer
  • Noon – 3 p.m. – Children’s Art Activities
  • Artists’ Demos (see schedule at the event)

Sunday, March 31

  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Food Truck Guest: Stumbling Steer BBQ
  • 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Music by Side Track Duo featuring Terry Whitehead and Dave Knopsnyder
  • Noon – 3 p.m. – Children’s Art Activities
  • Artists’ Demos (see schedule at the event)

The event is sponsored by “Cypress” sponsor bestbet, “Hickory” sponsors Office Environments & Services (OE&S) and the “Press On” Foundation, along with “Azalea” sponsor JM Family Enterprises. In-kind sponsors include Arbus Magazine, AB Signs, Citi, Hartley Press, Karate America, Panera Bread and PRI Productions – along with David and Janet English,  Stephen and Bernice Dunn and Randy Pitts.

For sponsorship information, contact JAG Executive Director Diane Machaby at [email protected].

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