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Anatomy of an Award Winner: Suzie Baker

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– Bob Bahr reporting, Editor PleinAir Today – People enter competitions for many reasons. Certainly, everyone enters them wanting to win. So what goes into a winning painting? This ongoing series of articles explores the stories behind award-winning paintings. This week: Suzie Baker’s piece that was recently honored at the …

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Painting a Trump Rally

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– Bob Bahr reporting, Editor PleinAir Today – Jonathan Luczycki had mixed feelings when he heard that he would be driving into the middle of a Donald Trump political rally in Eugene, Oregon. But he went with his gut, and painted outside of it, and he’s glad he did. Why?

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Smiling Faces, Happy Painters at PACE

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– Staff reporting – You’ve heard a little about it. You’ve seen some of the paintings. The 2016 Plein Air Convention & Expo (PACE) was an unqualified success, with more than 900 painters learning and laughing in Tucson last month. But a picture is worth a thousand words….