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Light on the Reef: En Plein Watercolor Adventure in Capitol Reef


“Hardy” is a good adjective to describe plants that grow in our desert environment. The same word describes artists who choose to paint outdoors, en plein air, in heat, wind, snow, cold, pretty much year round. Do I have “the right stuff” to paint along with the hardiest of the Utah Watercolor Society (UWS) plein air painters? I decided to find out.

Sue Martin travels to Torrey to paint watercolors en plein air as part of Capitol Reef National Park and Entrada Institute’s new “Arts and the Park: Light on the Reef” event. Read the article in the July 2014 edition of 15 Bytes.

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