The Olana Plein air festival 2022

This event is held in partnership with New York State office of parks, recreation, and historic preservation – and Drawing America at Olana State historic site

September 24

7:00am - 7:00pm

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Sunday Sep, 25th

The Olana Plein Air Festival

Overlooking the Hudson River, with 250-acres of artist-designed landscape and sweeping views of the Catskills, Olana is the perfect place to get artistic inspiration! Join us on Saturday, September 24th for the Olana Plein Air Festival.

During this day-long festival open to artists of all skill levels, participants are invited to bring their own supplies and materials to paint outdoors throughout Olana. This event is held in partnership with Olana State Historic Site, and Drawing America.

Amazing Architecture

Wonderful landscape and architecture to work from.

Meet Friends

Reconnect with friends and make new ones.

Group Workshops

Learn from some of the best landscape artist around!

General Admission Tickets and Plein Air Workshops

General Admission Tickets

Participants may join us on-site for a full day of painting by purchasing a general admission ticket.

Workshop Tickets

Participants may register for artist-led workshops and events throughout the day.

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Our mandate is to make the event accessible to the widest possible audience.

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March 1 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
$40
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Friday Night INSTRUCTED Figure Drawing

Learn from our talented figure drawing instructors in an encouraging and welcoming environment.
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March 2 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
$565
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Jennifer Gennari 2-Day Workshop – March 2/3

A note about our classrooms… We occupy two equally beautfiul space within the historic…
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March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Monday Night Figure Drawing

Start your week off right by drawing with others in a mansion.
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March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Wednesday Night Figure Drawing

Get over the hump by drawing with others and eating the cookies we provide!…
9 tickets left
March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm EST
$295
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Introduction to Figure Painting – Paint Included (5 Sessions)

In this course, we will cover various essential techniques and concepts to help you…
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March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
$10
Herschel Flatiron 138 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011 United States

Drawing New York presents The Herschel Drawing Room

Draw a live fashion model styled by artist Leonard Cadiente for two hours with…
15 tickets left
March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
$40
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Instructed Drawing Class – Elements of Drawing

Join us for our weekly Instructed Drawing Class - with a focus on drawing…
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March 8 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
$40
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Friday Night INSTRUCTED Figure Drawing

Learn from our talented figure drawing instructors in an encouraging and welcoming environment.
12 tickets left
March 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Saturday Figure Drawing

Take some time for yourself during this relaxed weekend session. All levels are welcome.
9 tickets left
March 10 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Sunday Long Pose – Figure Drawing

Take the time to make a finished drawing. We style one single pose for…
10 tickets left
March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Monday Night Figure Drawing

Start your week off right by drawing with others in a mansion.
8 tickets left
March 13 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Wednesday Night Figure Drawing

Get over the hump by drawing with others and eating the cookies we provide!…
10 tickets left
March 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$40
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Friday Night INSTRUCTED Figure Drawing

Learn from our talented figure drawing instructors in an encouraging and welcoming environment.
12 tickets left
March 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm EDT
$285
Drawing Brooklyn – Stagg Street 361 Stagg St Suite 407
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States

Will Weston – 2 Day Figure Drawing Workshop – Bushwick, New York

Will Weston is coming back to New York City for a two-day Figure Drawing…
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March 16 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Saturday Figure Drawing

Take some time for yourself during this relaxed weekend session. All levels are welcome.
10 tickets left
March 17 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Sunday Long Pose – Figure Drawing

Take the time to make a finished drawing. We style one single pose for…
10 tickets left
March 18 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Monday Night Figure Drawing

Start your week off right by drawing with others in a mansion.
8 tickets left
March 20 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Wednesday Night Figure Drawing

Get over the hump by drawing with others and eating the cookies we provide!…
10 tickets left
March 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
$10
Herschel Flatiron 138 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011 United States

Drawing New York presents The Herschel Drawing Room

Draw a live fashion model styled by artist Leonard Cadiente for two hours with…
15 tickets left
March 22 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$40
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Friday Night INSTRUCTED Figure Drawing

Learn from our talented figure drawing instructors in an encouraging and welcoming environment.
12 tickets left
March 23 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Saturday Figure Drawing

Take some time for yourself during this relaxed weekend session. All levels are welcome.
10 tickets left
March 24 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Sunday Long Pose – Figure Drawing

Take the time to make a finished drawing. We style one single pose for…
10 tickets left
March 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Monday Night Figure Drawing

Start your week off right by drawing with others in a mansion.
8 tickets left
March 27 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$30
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Wednesday Night Figure Drawing

Get over the hump by drawing with others and eating the cookies we provide!…
10 tickets left
March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
$40
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Friday Night INSTRUCTED Figure Drawing

Learn from our talented figure drawing instructors in an encouraging and welcoming environment.
12 tickets left
March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Saturday Figure Drawing

Take some time for yourself during this relaxed weekend session. All levels are welcome.
10 tickets left
March 31 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
$35
Drawing New York 15 Gramercy Park South
New York, NY 10003 United States

Sunday Long Pose – Figure Drawing

Take the time to make a finished drawing. We style one single pose for…
10 tickets left

The Rain Date for This Event is Sunday, September 25th

The Amazing Olana

The Amazing Details

The Designed Lake

Morning Light in The Garden

The Olana Bell Tower

The Olana Expansion to 250 Acres

Frederic Joseph Church, Plan of Olana, 1886. Ink and watercolor on paper...

Church Family Skating

Unknown photographer, Skating on the pond at Olana, Thanksgiving 1892...

Drawing of the South Facade

Frederic Edwin Church, Southwest Façade, Olana, c. 1870. Ink, pencil, and....

Olana Vaux House Study

Vaux, Withers & Co. Architects, Study of a House for F.E. Church Esq. at Hudson...

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