2021 Plein Air Festival Keynote Demonstration
with Michele Usibelli
October 29, 2021 | 9:00 am – 1:00 pm | North Studio
Join in the last session of Michele Usibelli’s 3.5-day workshop during the Sedona Plein Air Festival (Oct 23 – 30, 2021). Michele is the Keynote Speaker and judge for this year’s festival. Michele will demonstrate her process for creating work in the studio from plein air work and photo reference. This demonstration will be a wonderful overview of the painting process, a learning experience for collectors and painters alike.
This will be a stand alone demonstration as well as a culmination of the workshop for those that attended.
The Sedona Plein Air Festival takes place October 23 – 30, 2021. Keynote Speaker Michele Usibelli will judge for awards at the awards reception on Friday evening and deliver her keynote presentation on Wednesday October 27 at 7:00 pm. The Festival brings 30 of the most talented artists in the country to paint in the Shangri La of the Southwest. A week-long constantly evolving exhibition results in a culminating awards reception.
Michele Usibelli is known for her energetic brushwork and color as well as highly personalized and positive approach to teaching. Her award-winning artwork has shown in both group and gallery exhibitions, in regional, national and international juried exhibitions and has won numerous awards. Her artwork can be found in public and private collections throughout the world. Michele has been accepted into the following organizations: Oil Painters of America/Signature Member, American Impressionist Society/Signature Member, California Art Club, Women Artists of the West/ Signature Member, Laguna Plein Air Painters Association. www.MicheleUsibelli.com
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