It’s not easy getting established in the art biz. The Painted Ladies are doing their part to pay it forward to artists starting their careers. With five one-day Retreat scholarships awarded to Koniag Education Foundation, the gals are hoping to provide a inspirational and enlightening experience plein air painting in the Alaskan landscape to 5 […]
We are thrilled to have photographer, Sebastian Saarloos join us for the retreat. He will be documenting our adventure in real-time, posting blurbs, updates, and photos from the road as well as home base. He has some spectacular Alaskan photographs, we can’t wait to see what he turns out during the retreat! Follow him on Tiwtter: http://twitter.com/alaskansurveyor […]
With the addition of Jack Richeson & Co. to our fabulous list of sponsors comes an exciting new element to the retreat. We are tickled to include a Miniature Painting Competition! Each artist participating in the event will be given a miniature panel for the medium of their choosing ( pastel boards, gesso’d hardboard, or watercolor sheets) from […]
The Painted Ladies are happy to have Alaskan Artist, Kurt Jacobson join us for the retreat in 2012! President of the Alaska Artists Guild and avid member of the Plein Air Painters of Alaska, Kurt “has developed a love of painting outdoors, and is passionate about reinterpreting those paintings back in the studio.“ He’s a […]
We are thrilled with the response so far! The retreat has been live for only 12 days and we are already over 25% booked! What a great time we’ll have with all these fabulous artists!