Wet Paint on the "Weskeag!
August 14, 2016 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
The Kelpie Gallery
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Midcoast Maine’s Premier Plein Air Art Auction
The Kelpie Gallery in South Thomaston will host 30 juried artists to paint the ‘Weskeag and Georges River area. Auction proceeds to benefit the Georges River Land Trust as well as the participating artists.
The wet paint auction fundraiser follows on the Sunday of the Maine Boats, Homes and Harbors Show.
What is Wet Paint on the ‘Weskeag!?
Participating artists will create a work of art en plein air along the ‘Weskeag and Georges River, and bring their piece to The Kelpie Gallery where we will all enjoy a cocktail reception preview beginning at 4pm followed by a live auction with dueling auctioneers Bruce Gamage and Kaja Vellieux starting at 5pm.
Who is the Georges River Land Trust?
The Georges River Land Trust's mission is to conserve the ecosystems and traditional heritage of the Georges River watershed region through permanent land protection, stewardship, education, and outdoor experiences.
The Kelpie Gallery is proud to support the GRLT in its mission, as well as artists and the land so many artists consider their muse.
For more information on the Georges River Land Trust, their mission, and other GRLT sponsored events, go to http://www.georgesriver.org