Plein Air Event

Plein-Air_logo-color Presented by Sequoia Gallery + Studios, Hillsboro Join us to explore and paint the beauty of Washington County, Oregon.

2C Horiz


September 28 – October 2, 2016

Opportunity to paint from farm to forest and from hills to valley.
Explore and paint the beauty of Washington County, Oregon.

Plein Air judge- Eric Jacobsen
2016 Plein Air Schedule:
Wednesday 9/28- 
7am:                     Artists registrations – All day painting
Thursday 9/29- 
8am:                     All day painting
Friday 9/30-
8am:                     All day painting
6pm-8pm:           Nocturnal event on Main Street in Hillsboro
Saturday 10/1-
8am:                      Painting until 2pm
10am-12pm:         Quick Draw event at the Courthouse
2pm:                      All artwork turned in to Bag & Baggage
6pm:                      Opening- Artist reception & Art Sale at Bag & Baggage
7pm:                      Awards presentation during artist’s reception
8pm:                      Closing- Artist reception
Sunday 10/2-
12noon-4pm:     Art Sale continues at Bag & Baggage
Tuesday 10/4-
5pm-8pm:           First Tuesday reception featuring the Plein Air artwork
10/2-10/29/2016- Plein Air artwork exhibit in the Sequoia Gallery

To view 2016 Plein Air awards

Registration begins April 1, 2016

Or download Plein Air Application

View the 2015 Plein Air event archives here.