Padiham town hall are proud to announce that they are supporting Padiham's 'Plein Air' painting competition for the third year. Last year Painting Padiham was a huge success and this year we hope to exceed on applicants and visitors.
Picture House Gallery are hosting the event, which takes places Saturday 11th May 2019. The Town Hall will be the starting point for the event and hub for visitors and artists to gain information on the day. The event begins at 8.00 am and finishes at 18.00 pm with all artists works handed in.
Applicants must apply by the end of April 2019 to partake in the event. Artists will chose a place in the town to create paintings and drawings through out the day these will then be judged upon by a panel of professional artists.
Cash prizes are awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd, plus a painting will also be chosen by the public to be on display in a exhibition space at Picture House Gallery for a month after the event.
Application Forms can be found at Picture House Gallery Padiham.