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Plein Air events  for 2019!

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July 26-27; Days of 1910 & Sea of Grass Art Show, Timber Lake, SD.  Contact Kathy Nelson  for additional information:

August 3; SDAA Sketch Crawl, Downtown Sioux falls, SD...Info to be posted soon on our website

August 8-11; Harvey Dunn Plein Air Paint Out, Wet and Dry show and sell will be on the 11th, De Smet, SD.  check out HARVEY DUNN SOCIETY on FaceBook for the schedule and additional information.

August 10; Shoot the Northern Prairie, Watertown, SD Photo Shootout.  Checkout Paint the Northern Prairie on FaceBook for more information.

August 16-18:Paint the Northern Prairie in Watertown, SD

Paint the Northern Prairie 2019 (PNP) will be held Friday, August 16th - Sunday, August 18th at Watertown, SD. Early-bird arrival events will also be held on the evening of Thursday, August 15th.
Watch for announcements about other activities and categories to be held in conjunction with PNP - A combined Wet Show and Sale will be held Sunday, August 18th, 2019.

September 25-29;   2nd Annual Black Hills Plein Air Paint Out, Hill City, SD.  This is an "open event" but they are limiting the number of artists, so if you're interested please send your registration in as soon as possible.  You will find a prospectus including the registration form (you'll need to run it off and mail with your check) at

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