EVENTS   CALENDAR

 COPA 2021 PAINTING SITES

APRIL 24    CHADWICK ARBORETUM   8 AM TO NOON
                 MAP
MAY 1      INDIAN RUN PARK DUBLIN
MAY 8      KELTON HOUSE
MAY 15    FRANKLIN PARK CONSERVATORY     Tulips  in Bloom
MAY 22    PARK OF ROSES  CLINTONVILLE
MAY 29   GREENLAWN CEMETARY Memorial Day decorations, people, and tent
JUNE 5      BROWN FAMILY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER
JUNE 12    SCHNORMEIER  GARDENS
JUNE 19    LAVENDER FARM Slate Family Farm
JUNE 26    HERITAGE PARK
JULY 3     3 CREEKS PARK  GROVEPORT
JULY 10   SAKSA  DAYLILY FARM
JULY 17   GRANVILLE  FARM MARKET
JULY 24   SCHILLER PARK
JULY 31    MARMON VALLEY FARM
AUG 6 & 7  Grange Insurance Audubon Center       (Painting contest-Drop off paintings Aug 7, $15 fee, pick up paintings Sept 25 at Gallery---Volunteers needed for hanging the exhibit on August 7,     Awards announced Aug 7 at 3pm)                   MAP  
AUG 14    LYND FARM-ALEXANDRIA Sunflower Patch
AUG 21    KILBOURNE OHIO
AUG 28    SLATE RUN  Barn, animals, Slate Run people
SEPT 4    Bill and Judi Dawson's Garden   Galloway Ohio    https://www.columbusmonthly.com/lifestyle/20190830/bill-and-jodi-dawsons-30-year-garden-project
SEPT 11    BROWN FAMILY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER
            (tenative-drop off paintings for art exhibit)
SEPT 18    WATERMAN FARM OSU  Pumpkin patch, apple trees, and cattle
SEPT 25   Grange Insurance Audubon Center
               FALL EXHIBITS
 
GRANGE BUILDING AT SCIOTO AUDUBON CENTER AUGUST 7-SEPT 25   
 
BROWN FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER(finalizing details)
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COLUMBUS ACADEMY(finalizing details) 
At all the exhibit opportunities the painting submitted must be of that location.
OCT 2    ALUM CREEK FALL COLORS
OCT 9      BLENDON WOOD FALL COLORS
OCT 16    DAWES  ARBORETUM
OCT 17   DAWES ARBORETUM WORKSHOP 

Dawes Arboretum

Oct. 16 2021

  • We have received confirmation that we will receive 10 free entries with the remaining folks being charged $8.  Normal cost is $10   (entry codes to come) 

  • They are open from 9-7 in October with porta johns and lower level restrooms open.  We may be getting earlier entry.  I'll keep you posted.

  • October 2020 had 1,000 visitors a day  (cross your finger for on the spot sales)

  • Potential exhibit when their buildings reopen (details still in the works)

  • Arboretum will be advertising we will be painting on Oct. 16

  • workshop ~ The Arboretum has asked us to give a workshop/program in exchange for the admission discounts

  1. date will be either Oct. 16 evening or Oct. 17

  2. supply list will be provided during registration  (maybe 9 depending on covid restrictions)

  3. students will receive instructions on painting plein air   (w/demonstration)

  4. location will be in the gardens - maybe open air shelter house

  5. permission was given to advertise own classes/business/group

  6. advertise more heavily then us coming to paint on Oct. 16

OCT 23    (to be announced