2018 Schedule
WELCOME TO THE PLEIN AIR TROUPE – We are Metro Detroit's Plein Air Painting Club! Whether you are a seasoned painter or a beginner, we would love to have you join us. No RSVP required, just paint with us when you can! June 27 Maybury Farm (not the park) 50165 8 Mile Rd, Northville S. side of 8 Mile, 1 1/2 miles W. of Beck Rd) $3.00 entrance fee This location was originally scheduled for July 4 but the farm will be closed then. July 4 Byers Homestead - Commerce Rd, Commerce Township July 10 Eastern Market, Detroit 48226. We meet off our regular day for the Tuesday Market. July 18 Heritage Park, 24915 Farmington Rd, Farmington Hills, 48336 W. side between 
10 and 11 Mile Rd. We will change out our art exhibit after painting. Bring a few pieces to display. July 25 Edsel & Eleanor Ford House - 1100 Lake Shore Road, Grosse Pointe Shores 48236 Aug 1 Dodge #4 State Park - 4250 Parkway Dr, Waterford 48327 Aug 8 Greenmead Historic Park, 20501 Newburg Rd, Livonia S. of 8 Mile Rd, on W. side Aug 15 Cranbrook Gardens, Oriental Garden area off Cranbrook Rd. Bloomfield Hills 48304 Aug 22 Kensington Farm Center - 2240 W. Buno Road, Milford 48380, Daily $10 Annual $35/Senior $21 August 24 Friday Glorious Gardens Event - Meadow Brook Hall, 350 Estate Drive, Rochester, 48309 Aug 29 Matthei Botanical Gardens, 1800 N. Dixboro Rd, Ann Arbor, 48105 Sept 5 Maybury State Park - Horseman’s Entrance, 20145 Beck Road, Northville 48167 Passport required. Sept 12 Greenfield Village - 20900 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn 48124 Sept 17 - 23 PAAWM Plein Air Painting Retreat, Hastings MI Sept 19 Governor Warner Mansion - 33805 Grand River, Farmington 48335 Sept 26 Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory, Belle Isle, Detroit. State park passport required. Oct 3 Three Cedars Farm - 7897 Six Mile Rd, Northville 48168 Oct 10 End of the season lunch and critique. Scrambler Marie’s Restaurant, Farmington Hills OPTIONAL PLACES WE GO - ALWAYS CHECK EMAIL OR THE WEBSITE FOR CHANGES. • Goldner Walsh Nursery 559 Orchard Lake Rd., Pontiac 48341 • DIA Sketching in the Galleries, 5200 Woodward Avenue, Detroit 48202 • Brunch Critique at Scrambler Marie’s Restaurant