Lend a hand during Finger Lakes Plein Air Festival

The Sixth Annual Finger Lakes Plein Air Competition & Festival
Tuesday, June 6th through Sunday, June 11th, 2017.
Located in the heart of the Finger Lakes, Canandaigua, NY (14424).

We need you!  Finger Lakes Plein Air is seeking highly motivated and friendly volunteers for our exciting outdoor painting competition & festival held in Canandaigua. Persons of all ages, abilities, and talents are needed before, during, and after the week of the festival. Volunteers will be given an orientation and training session prior to the week of the festival.

Drop-in Volunteer Orientation
 at the Canandaigua Yacht Club, Thursday, June 1, 5-7pm.



Volunteer tasks include:
✓ passing out posters and rack cards prior to the festival dates,
✓ helping during the artist registration and check in,
✓ staging events, serving food and beverages at events,
✓ helping to move heavier items such as cases of wine, water, display panels,
✓ street teams to help with the Saturday Quick Draw and the Community Paint Out,
✓ hanging paintings,
✓ answering questions about the festival at the information center,
✓ greeting visitors,
✓ exhibition set up/take down,
✓ data entry, processing sales,
✓ interacting with visitors at the exhibition,
✓ clean up after the exhibition and
✓ “anywhere you need me.”

Announcing the 2017 Juried-In Artists:

Click here to learn more about the artists participating in this year’s festival.


2016 Best in Show
Chuck Marshall (Wilmington, Ohio)
“Rolling Sojourn”
medium: oil