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Published: 07/10/2008
Roy Johnson, 505-842-1400

NM Plein Air Society Annual Show Opens At Sumner & Dene

120 plein air paintings produced by 60 artists in 6 days of creativity!
Sumner & Dene is honored to host the Plein Air Painters of New Mexico "Painting the Land of Enchantment" 4th Annual Paintout Exhibition & Sale August 1-28. There are two receptions for the exhibition, Friday August 1 plus August 15, 5-9pm.  120 plein air paintings produced by 60 artists in 6 days of creativity!60 plein air painters from New Mexico will gather for an intense six day paintout period as they work at capturing the beauty of our New Mexico landscape. 
This year's paintout area will be on the east side of the Sandia mountains, ranging from just north of Cerrillos and as far south as the Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monuments near Mountainair. Each painter will submit two paintings from their six days of painting to the annual exhibit.  Last year's exhibition was held in Santa Fe.  Sumner & Dene, located at 517 Central Ave NW in downtown Albuquerque, is open 10-6, Saturdays 10-5.  For more information call 505-842-1400 or go to
Participating New Mexico plein air painters includes:
Depy Adams
Rick Alt
Mickey Bond
Terry Bowman
Diane Buster
Jane E. Chandler
Erna Continola
Judith D'Agostino
Nancy J. Davis
Marilyn Drake
Dierdre Dyson
Annie Furie
Annie O'Brien Gonzales
Judi Goolsby
Lois Griffel
Thais Haines
Sally Hayden Von Conta
Linda Heath
Carol Hobart
Margaret Hodgson
Molly Hyde
Peggy Immel
Mary Julyan
Suzette Keegan
Susu Knight
Elaine Koehler
Jakki Kouffman
Nancy Kriebel
Meridee Mandio
Janine Manemann
M. J. Manford
Katie Pasquini Masopust
Maryann McGraw
Lee McVey
Malinda Menke
Joyce Nelson
Margy O'Brien
Peggy Orbon
Richard Prather
Sarbat Ramos
Beth Ray
Alison Robbenhaar
Jill Rushton
Dee Sanchez
Hank Schuyler
Jeannie Sellmer
Janet Shaw Amtmann
Nancy Silvia
Diana Stauffer
Mary Stoval
Susan Terpning
Vicki Van Vynckt
Sergio Viscoli
Sally Hayden Von Conta
Patrice Walker
John Watt
Gwyneth Welch
Gwen Wilemon
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