The Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational is pleased to announce the gifted professional plein air painters that will join us in February, 2019. Six icons hale from Hawaiʻi: Mark Brown, Saim Caglayan, Mike Carroll, Michael Clements, Carleton Kinkade and Ronaldo Macedo. For their first time are Ken DeWaard from Hope, ME, Aimee Erickson from Portland, OR, Kathleen B. Hudson from Lexington, KY, Shelby Keefe from Milwaukee, WI, and Michele Usibelli from Woodway, WA.
These Collectors’ favorites are returning: Suzie Baker of Shenandoah, TX, Greg Barnes of Charlotte, NC, Carl Bretzke of Minneapolis, MN, Hiu Lai Chong of Rockville, MD, Josh Clare of Paradise, UT, Greg LaRock of Orange, CA , and Terry Miura of Fair Oaks, CA. Also on board are Jim Lamb of Sammamish, WA, John Poon of Ogden, UT, Morgan Samuel Price of Altamonte Springs, FL, David Savellano of Alameda, CA, Aaron Schuerr of Billings, MT, George Strickland of Tucson, AZ and Leon Holmes of Perth, Australia.
The 9-day Maui Plein Air Painting Invitational is packed with activities that will inspire art enthusiasts to attend one, several, or all of the 21 art events. Events include free and open to the public activities as well as fee based collector/artist receptions. Click here to visit the 2019 artist roster. Review short bios, link to their website and social media links.