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Historic Huguenot Street to host Artists on the Street: A Plein Air Event

  |   August 2, 2013  |  Comment

Historic Huguenot Street (HHS) will host Artists on the Street—A Plein Air Event  on Saturday, August 10th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. followed by a reception from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the DuBois Fort Visitor Center, 81 Huguenot Street, New Paltz.

Local art lovers and cultural tourists will get the chance to watch and talk with over fifteen local artists* creating paintings inspired by the historic site.  In addition to engaging with artists, visitors may take a guided tour of HHS, view the LeFevre House Portrait Gallery and bring children to an art activity area.  Artwork and refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the day.

Artists on the Street is free and open to the public.  Saturday guided tours of HHS historic homes are at 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm & 3:00 pm, and the cost is $16 for adults, $15 for senior citizens, students, military, and AAA members, $40 for family, $10 for children ages 10-13.  House tours are free for HHS members, enlisted military personnel and their families (Blue Star Museum Program), and children under 10 years old.

* Local renowned artists include:  Kevin Cook, Rick Greener, Rose Gennaro, Marsha Massih, John Varriano, Ray Curran, Mira Fink, Jim Cramer, Marlene Wiedenbaum, Lynne Friedman, Sue DeSanna, Robin Guthridge, Gayle Clark Fedigan, Sandy Brandman, Janet Gunderson, and Keith Gunderson.


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