Dublin Plein Air Painting festival is coming to Naul on Friday 23rd of June as one of its ‘paint out’ days.
This exciting new summer festival is on the way to Fingal; as painters from Ireland and all over the world descend on the region for the first ever 'Dublin Plein Air Painting Festival’. The week long festival running from the 19th - 25th of June.
The 'Plein Air' movement encourages artists both amateur and professional to leave the studio and paint out doors within the landscape.
So look out for artists on the streets around the SEAC this June. Their work will also be for sale at a reception in the centre that evening and if you are an art lover put Friday 23rd of June in your diary.
Artist Henry McGrane will also be hosting a plein air workshop in Naul at approximately 2:30pm as part of the festival; where he will teach you the painting out doors tricks of the trade.
The festival will visit seven different towns and villages in Fingal. The venues are Balbriggan, Naul, Skerries, Swords, Malahide, Rush and Howth. For more information visit the festival website.
If you are an artist and wish to join the festival, you can book on www.dublinpleinair.ie