July 11, 2012
The public is invited to come and watch artists paint along the shores of Lake Superior and in the town of Port Wing, Wisconsin, during the Port Wing Plein Air Art Festival. Maps will be available from Port Wing businesses. Artists will paint from dawn until dusk August 2 and 3, and will paint until 10:30 a.m. August 4, when there will be a quick paint competition at the marina from 10:30-12:30 p.m. The Heritage Museum will be open from 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m., and the opening of the art exhibit will run from 2-5:30 p.m. The meet-the-artist dinner and award ceremony will be at 5:30 p.m. on August 4. And the exhibition will be open for viewing and sales from 9 a.m. to noon August 5. For more information, go to www.portwingwi.com.