Capturing Connecticut’s Beauty En Plein Air Show


Eight Madison Art Society artists are featuring their paintings at Friends & Company Restaurant, 11 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT through October 18th.  On Sunday, September 13, from 3-6 PM each artist will paint en plein air outside the restaurant and do a painting demonstration. (Rain date September 20)

The Madison Art Society plein air painters gather each week at various places along the picturesque Connecticut shoreline.  They capture the beauty of the land and of the sea in their artwork.  This year’s locations include Chamard Vineyards, Clinton, Rettich Preserve, Madison, Essex Steam Train Station, Essex, Dudley Farm, Guilford, Mystic River, Mystic, Augur Farm, North Branford, Fotte Park, Branford, and Mercy Center by the Sea, Madison.  The artists exhibiting at Friends & Company include Eileen Eder, Betsey Evarts, Hilary Griffin, Paul Loescher, Linda Marino, Jeanne O’Brien, Beverly Schirmeier, Patricia Seekamp.  All paintings are available for purchase. 

Due to Covid 19, reservations are required for dining at Friends & Company Restaurant.