Alabama Plein Air Artists

Painting the Great Outdoors


The Mission of the Alabama Plein Air Artists (APAA) is to inform, encourage, and inspire through the practice and discipline of plein air painting.

APAA is a group of artists who gather at least 10 months out of the year to paint outdoors (en plein air) at various sites in Alabama and neighboring states.  Members are predominately from but not limited to the state of Alabama.  APAA consists of a Director, Advisory Board, and members who host paint outs, events and shows.   APAA GUIDELINES

Director:  Sharon Gates

Advisory Board:

Jo Ackerman

Leslie Brasher

Toska Courbron  (Website)

Kay Lewis

Sue Nuby

Patty Payne

Lisa Price

Anne Stickney

Karen Weir