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Roisin Smyth might attend Sean Quinn's event

Skerries Boyne Valley Paint-out at Skerries

November 8, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
 Boyne Valley Plein Eire  .This Saturday, Nov 8, the interesting town of Skerries for a paintout.  The locality contains almost half the working windmills in Ireland, a harbour with colourful  fishing boats, seascapes,  traditional  shop fronts in the town   as well as Victorian buildings.   We meet at Seasons,  restaurant at 11 am and again at 3. It's a scone's throw from the obelisk on Skerries'  main street - Strand Street. …See More
Nov 4, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend deirdre shanny's event

autumnal paint out . at kilmoon cross, ashbourne Co Meath.

October 18, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
This saturdays paintout is in and around the snailbox kilmoon cross co meath.The  area offers the discerning artist panoramic views stretching all the way towards slane, navan, and beyond.plenty of ploughed fields, wild hedge rows...etc We plan on meeting up at 11 am in the snailbox for coffee and thereafter at 3ish pm for dinner and craic.All very welcome. directions to get there....from the N2, travel through the village of Ashbourne for about 5 miles, look out for sign on the left saying…See More
Oct 17, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend Caroline Carroll's event

PEBV Hill of Tara, Co. Meath at Coffee Shop at the Hill of Tara

October 11, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
PEBV going to paint on the Hill of Tara.  Plenty to paint and a lovely coffee shop at the entrance to the Hill.  Meet at the Coffee Shop at the entrance at 11am for usual coffee, scones and back again at 3pm for our usual lovely meal!See More
Oct 9, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend deirdre shanny's event

This weeks painyout is in St Anne's Park Raheny, Co Dublin. at meeting up in the pub/restaurant called the yacht, along the sea front at 11am.

October 4, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
This weeks paintout is in the beautiful grounds of Saint Annes Parks Raheny/clontarf.This 500 acre park  offers the artist expansive views like walled gardens, acres of rose gardens, 10 follies, clock tower, mature trees/forest, pond, fauna and mention but a few of what this area has to offer.We plan on meeting up at 11am in a local pub/restaurant called the "yacht", along the sea front, and thereafter, for lunch and chat at 3pm.All Welcome,hope to seSee More
Oct 3, 2014
Roisin Smyth is attending Norah Blount's event

Dunlaoighre paint out and exhibition at The County Hall, Dunlaoighre

October 3, 2014 from 10:30am to 4pm
An opportunity to attend this year's Watercolour Society exhibition in Dunlaoighre this saturday in the County Hall Dunlaoighre. I suggest we meet at 10.30am and see the exhibition before coffee and our usual chats. Then we can venture out for some painting - plenty of subjects in the harbour or the autumn colours in the People's Park.  Acess to Dunlaoighre via train or bus from city centre or by car via the M50See More
Sep 30, 2014
Roisin Smyth is attending Caroline Carroll's event

Clogherhead, Co. Louth at Car Park of Little Strand Restaurant, Strand St.

September 13, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
A lovely village for paint-out.  The coffee shop will not be open until after 12 noon, so we will meet in the car park of it, and back to coffee shop at 3pm.  Bring snacks, drink etc to keep you going, as we will be working up an appetite painting.See More
Sep 13, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend Sean Quinn's event

Skerries Windmills at skerries windmills, skerries

September 6, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
 Meet in the on-site cafe at Skerries Windmills at 11 am. There are  2 well preserved windmills and a watermill. Farmer's market etc.The good news:  Sat. promises to be the last  of the summer fine weather in this Indian Summer.  The bad news:  We have to pay.  Approx 4 euros for pensioners and approx 6 euros for those not  lucky enough to be pensioners. Background info here: is on Google maps aboveEntrance is to…See More
Sep 5, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend anna d hurley's event

National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin at Botanic Gardens,

August 30, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
We hope to meet as usual at the coffee shop in the Botanic gardens at 11am and afterwards at 3-3.30pm. If the weather is inclement, there are always places to hide in sheltered spots.  There is a car park at the city side of the Gardens. or off- street parking but with a walk. Not allowed in the glasshouses at the weekends. PitySee More
Aug 29, 2014
Roisin Smyth is attending Sally Downey's event

PEBV Saturday Paintout 16.08.2014 at Ardgillan Castle Tea Rooms

August 16, 2014 from 11am to 4pm
If you’ve been unable to make it to Malahide on Friday 15th or you have and still haven’t had enough by Saturday 16th Boyne Valley will meet in Ardgillan Castle tea rooms on Saturday 16th August at 11 am.Free car park, free entry.The park consists of 194 acres of rolling opengrassland, mixed woodland and gardens,overlooking the Irish Sea with views of MourneMountains to the north and Lambay to thesouth-east. Ardgillan is a sanctuary for manyspecies of animals, mammals and birds forwhich the…See More
Aug 16, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend Caroline Carroll's event

PEBV Malahide 15th August (Friday) 2014 at The Grand Hotel Malahide in the Foyer

August 15, 2014 from 6pm to 10pm
Everyone welcome.  We are going out this Friday evening, meeting at 6pm at the latest (to get the light) in the Grand Hotel FOYER, Malahide, and going STRAIGHT out to paint. We are going to paint before the sun sets around Malahide.  We will meet back in the Hotel later (time to be decided when we meet up!).Malahide has a lot to offer - Marina, Beach, Estuary, Village, Old Buildings, Railway Station etc.We will still be meeting up on Saturday as usual, but we thought why not try an evening…See More
Aug 15, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend Michael Molloy's event

Michael Molloy at Castletown House

August 9, 2014 all day
Paint out Saturday 9th August at Castletown House estate, Celbridge, Co.Kildare. Best way to get there is to take J6 off the M4, then take the left turn towards heuletpackard off the roundabout, Castletown House signposted here too. Note, there is no vehicle access from Celbridge village. Meet at 11.00 am in the cafe, basement of the house itself, entrance from the courtyard to the left at the front of the house. Lovely grounds, pond, river, architectural features and forestry.
Aug 7, 2014
Roisin Smyth is attending Plein Eire Administrator's event

Art in the Open Festival 2014 - starting next week. at 7 Paint-outs each a short distance from Wexford

July 28, 2014 to August 4, 2014
Ireland's Art in the Open is Europe's largest plein air event with up to 200 artists and 7 days of paint-outs, each to a different location a short  ride from our festival base in Wexford.Locations include rolling Irish landscape, rivers and beaches, fishing harbours, market towns, castles and gardens. There are demonstrations and hands-on workshops with top artists in various media. Evenings include lectures and social activities - plenty opportunity to meet other artists from Ireland, Europe…See More
Jul 23, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend Sally Downey's event

Boyne Valley Plein Eire at Glyde Inn

July 19, 2014 from 11am to 4pm
We have had several happy visits to Annagassan in the past.  The tide will be out  on Saturday - I reckon - so as well as the pier and the boats, and the stone bridge may I recommend the drive south of the village along the coast. There is a beautiful view across Dundalk Bay over the brown sand, blue pools and sky reflections.…See More
Jul 17, 2014
Roisin Smyth is attending Caroline Carroll's event

Howth Paint-Out, Plein Eire Boyne Valley Group at Jamie's Café

July 12, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
Please come and join me at Jamie's Café ACROSS the road from the Bloody Stream Pub (which is right next to Dart Station in Howth).  Meet up at 11am and back for coffee and chat afterwards at 3pm.See More
Jul 11, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend deirdre shanny's event

Paint Out .Bective Abbey Co Meath. at Bective Abbey.Meeting first in Kilmessan Village in Fergies Pub 11 am

June 14, 2014 from 11am to 3pm
Come join us this coming saturday in the medieval grounds of Bective abbey Co Meath.These well perserved ruins consists of buildings dating from the 12th century. Initially these buildings housed monks , who partook in prayer, scholarly study, and cultural creativity. Founded in 1147 by Murchadh o melaghin the high king of ireland ( at that time ) and passed through many hands down through the centuries,  before falling into bad repair.The majority of the site consists of buildings dating from…See More
Jun 11, 2014
Roisin Smyth might attend Michael Keogh's event

Irish National Stud / Japanese Gardens paint-out at Irish National Stud/Japanese Garden's Cafe

June 7, 2014 all day
Reminder to all. Hope to meet up with you at the Irish National Stud next Saturday 7-June.  I have arranged complimentary day passes for all Pleine Eire artists!  Lovely Cafe open all day. The Irish National Stud is just 2km from exit 13 on M7 and is well signposted. The plan is to meet in the Cafe 10-30 ->11am. The Japanese Gardens and the Irish National Stud are the same one property and we will have access to both. See More
Jun 6, 2014

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At 19:27 on March 30, 2014, Norah Blount said…

Roisin, apologies for missing you yesterday after leaving Muldoons, I got sidetracked and by the time I was finished I couldnt find you and didnt have your phone no.  I wanted to bring you to show you other places to paint but thank you for coming and I hope you managed to find something of interest

At 19:01 on February 16, 2014, Plein Eire Administrator said…

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