Plein Air Paint Out

Brought to you by the Snoqualmie Arts Commission

Artists of all levels and

mediums are invited to

“paint in the open air”

(‘en plein air’) during

Snoqualmie Days,


Artists will choose one of two scenic Snoqualmie locations that celebrate the theme:

“Rivers and Railroads”

  • Artist Registration 9am-12noon, Railroad Park Gazebo, 7971 Railroad Ave.
  • Advance Registration by email to
  • Artists must register and have their canvas or watercolor paper stamped to compete.
  • Paintings must be returned to the Gazebo 2-2:30pm. Community viewing 2-4pm. Top 3 paintings selected by 3:30pm. Paintings not selected need to be picked up by 4pm.
  • Top three paintings will be displayed Aug 22- Sept 2 in the Falls Compounding Pharmacy windows for community voting.
  • Winning artist will receive $300 gift certificate, 2nd place and 3rd place artists will receive $200 and $100 gift certificates respectively.
  • 1st place painting will be designated as the “2023 Plein Air Paint Out Poster”.
  • Art sales allowed, but artist must be working on-site throughout the day.
  • Artists, families, and art enthusiasts are welcome at this free event.