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Out of plein air

August 27, 2012

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Back in the 19th century some enterprising manufacturers devised pre-mixed oil pigments and portable easels.  Enterprising artists carted these excellent supplies out into the wilds and began to paint light. They’ve been painting en plein air ever since.  In the process they defined the way we dream about our country. Recently photographer Babs Young joined other artists […]