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Come to paint Plein-Air at the River Bend Park, Louisburg, NC

Paint Plein-Air at the Tar River NCThe River of Yesteryear has invited Clina Polloni and her students from The Franklin County Art Council to participate in this historical event.

Step back into North Carolina Colonial times, be inspired by the representation of Colonial life at the beautiful landscape of the Tar River. Let us all paint Plein-Air together.

When: Saturday, October 20, 2018
Time: 10am to 4pm
Location: River Bend Park, Louisburg, NC

To the participant students:

We are trying to go back in time and create the environment of the brave colonial artists. Girls in long dresses or skirts with white blouses. Guys, old pants.

Please be there at 9:00am to set up your working space. Bring a table or an easel with legs and an old chair. Cover your table and chair with a quilt or an old piece of material.

To view videos about painting Plain-Air painting, click on the following links:


11″x14″ or any size you like.


  1. Titanium White
  2. Cadmium Yellow Light
  3. Yellow Ochre
  4. Alizarin Crimson
  5. Sap Green
  6. Cerulean Blue
  7. Ultramarine Blue
  8. Burnt Sienna
  9. Van Dyck Brown or dark brown
  10. Ivory Black

There are many affordable brushes in the market:
Walmart: FolkArt, Gold Taklon, fine details and shading corners detail.
Michael’s: Artist’s Loft, white synthetic brushes.
Jerry’s Arterama: Pro Stroke-Power Creative, fine and medium brushes.
1 round Bristle brush #2.
Paper towel.
Plate to mix colors or a Paper Palette. SOHO has a very reasonable paper palette at Jerry’s Arterama.

Looking forward to see you,

You can learn and enjoy to do this painting in the painting classes:

Call Clina: 919-841-3132.
Email: clinapolloni@gmail.com.

Visit Clina Polloni Art Studio and Gallery.
13 Garner Road, Franklinton NC 27527
Take a drive to the beautiful country of North Carolina. Only half an hour from downtown Raleigh.