2019 Calendar of Events


Now Showing

Ann Klingensmith,  August 19 thru September 30, 2019. 

Upcoming Shows

Richard Dutton Show,  October 1st thru Nov 15th

Reception - to be scheduled

Small Works Show - Nov 18th thru Dec 31st

Reception - to be scheduled

Upcoming Events

Artist Carol Gunn interacts with members of the Washington community as she records her impression.


Paint Washington/2nd Annual En Plein Aire Event--June 7, 8 & 9, 2019


Paint Washington, Iowa

2nd  Annual En Plein Aire Event


You are invited to paint outdoors in Washington, Iowa to celebrate the fun and spirit of

en plein aire painting during our two-day event.

The city of Washington is available for you to paint, whether your cup of tea is

landscape, flowers, or historical buildings. This year we are adding adding a Nocturne event on Friday evening. Artists who wish to register early can stop in before 7:30 pm at the gallery and register and get their canvas stamped and be ready to explore the city of Washington for that great place to paint a Nocturne.

Painting will begin any time after registration opens at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 9th and will continue on Sunday. On Sunday,1:00 p.m., is the time to have your two completed paintings ready to turn in. At 2:00 p.m., the competition continues with a Quick Paint until 4:00 p.m. This will be held at Central Park which is the square in Washington and is surrounded with historical buildings. The park is conveniently located across the street from Art Domestique Gallery.


DATES: June 8th, & 9th, 2019

• REGISTRATION/FEE: Cost: $30.00....Check in and stamping of materials begins

Saturday, (9th), at 7:30 a.m. at Art Domestique Gallery, 118 S. Iowa Ave., !in Washington, IA,

located on the East side of the square next to Dodici’s Coffee Shop. Coffee, water, iced tea,

and pastries will be available for you. A picnic supper will be provided for you and a guest on

Saturday evening at 5:30 p.m. 

•Sunday, (10th), Artwork MUST be framed, (wire hanging system Only) ready to hang by

1:00 p.m. at Art Domestique Gallery. Judging by (to be announced) and Purchase Prize selections will begin at 2:00. 

A framing table will be available for your use after 11:00 a.m.. The central

portion of the Gallery will be used to display your work. Patron sales will begin at 3:00.

The “Quick Paint” sales will be between the artist and the client. You may set up !your

finished work on your own easels outside of Art Domestique Gallery. Or, if you’re lucky, right off your easels in the park.

AWARDS CEREMONY/ART SALES 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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