More than 45 artists participated at the Plein Air Festival held by the National Museum of Wildlife Art in Jackson, Wyoming, in late June. Troy Collins was the top seller at the event.
Collins’ sales totaled $4,500. Gary Lynn Roberts was the second top seller, with $3,000 in sales. Nearly 850 people attended the event, which also featured Cajun music and a jambalaya cook-off among local chefs.
An artist paints the landscape at last year’s event.
Ponteir Sackrey, Barnes Family director of development and marketing, reports that gross revenue at the event topped $59,000, with $30,000 going to education projects at the museum.