Author Archives: Kerry McClain

Details about March 25, 2017 Plein Air Event

Here are the suggested supplies you should bring with you for the March 25, 2017 Plein Air event at the I-20 Wildlife Preserve (more details on the MAA Events Calendar):

  • Personal Items
    • Large Hat
    • Sunscreen
    • Long sleeve shirt
    • Old clothes or apron
    • Water bottle
    • Snack
    • Bag or pack to carry your items (it won’t be far)
  • Painting Items
    • Portable easel (Rick has some extra if you need one)
    • Tripod should your easel need one
    • Stool for sitting
    • Paints (you could save time and weight by loading your palate before arriving)
    • Solvent
    • Brushes (a fan brush is very useful and a painting knife)
    • Canvas boards
    • Paper towels
    • A small bungee cord is helpful to hang the paper towels from the easel
    • Plastic bag for the spent paper towels
    • Paint scraper

Event – Wine and Paint with Mary Lambeth

Led by Mary Lambeth
February 8, 2017
6:00p-9:00p at the Pallette Club
To reserve your place, email Mary at

The cost is $35 for non-members, but is FREE for MAA Members.
Wine & paint supplies provided.

See complete details on the MAA Facebook page.

Photos from Event:

39th Fall Juried Exhibition Results

   Best In Show
   Catherine Allen   “Building III”   oil
   First Place
   Photography    Randy Hall    “Plein Air Artist”
   Acrylic    Sara Drescher    “Resonance of Thought
   Oil    Rick Reese    “Eudora
   Drawing    Sandra Vega    “Self Portrait”
   Three Dimensional    Brandy Dawson    “Chatting With Famous Let’s Players”
   Mixed Media    Olga Nedorub    “Flying into Midland
   Printmaking    Patrick Sum    “Saint Sebastian”
   Watercolor    Janet Haney    “Old Fence Line”