Group Paint Events


Plein Air Paintouts are sponsored by NorthStar Watermedia Society, and are open to ALL Painters. Non members of NSWS are warmly welcomed. Lunch arrangements are up to the individuals; bringing a bag lunch is an option. We gather between 9-10 AM, but you can join us at anytime during the morning. If you have any questions call one of these contacts: Ann Sisel, 612-275-0774 or Leona Olson, 612-859-7075. The committee members won’t be at every paintout, but we will be there as much as possible.

You can download the entire schedule in pdf format HERE.

May 11      Langton Lake, 1894 County Rd C2 W, Roseville, MN 55113

May 18      Silverwood Park at 2500 Co Rd. E, St. Anthony MN

May 25     

June 1      Three possible locations: You can choose to paint at Selby and Western corner near W.A. Frost, 374 Selby Ave, or Virginia Street Swedenborgian Church, 170 Virginia St, or Cathedral Hill Park, 215 Summit Ave (Parking lot by Cathedral).

Jun 8      Nicollet Island Victorian houses near Nicollet Island Inn, 95 Merriam St. in Minneapolis. Google for directions.

Jun 15      Roselawn Cemetery, 803 Larpenteur Ave W. Roseville

Jun 22      Raspberry Island Park off Wabasha in St Paul

Jun 29      Bruentrup Heritage Farm, 2115 E. County Road D, established in 1891.

Jul 6      Hidden Fall, Park on the Mississippi River, 1313 Hidden Falls Dr, St. Paul, 55116

Jul 13      Como Park Zoo or Conservatory, 1225 Estabrook Dr. Zoo and Conservatory opens at 10:00. Paint outside.

Jul 20      Pickerel Lake at Lillydale Regional Park, 400 Water St (West from Wabasha Street) or 35E to 13 to Lillydale Rd).

Jul 27      Lakewood Cemetery Chapel and grounds, 3600 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis.

Aug 3      Sucker Lake, HW 96 South on Rice St, then enter on Rice at sign.

Aug 10      Lyndale Park Rose Garden, 4124 Roseway Rd, northeast of Lk Harriet in Mpls – 3,000 plants and a Florentine fountain.

Aug 17      Irvine Park, 251 Walnut St., St Paul Historic Homes and New England Style Public Square (1 hour parking).

Aug 24      White Bear Lake – North side or downtown.

Aug 31      Keller Lake – South of HWY 36 on Hwy 61.

Sep 7      Roseville Central Park on Dale Street at Arboretum.


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