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Valerie Syms Martin
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The Great Merrion Square Paint-Out at Merrion Square, Dublin

August 7, 2018 from 2pm to 5:30pm
Join us in Merrion Square and surrounding streets for a paint-out in the capital. We are celebrating the National Gallery exhibition of the work of one of Ireland's foremost impressionists, 'Roderic O'Connor and the Moderns, Paris to Pont Aven'. Artists departing from Art in the Open and have one last painting in them plus anyone from Dublin or anywhere else is welcome to come along.The…See More
16 hours ago
Valerie Syms Martin is attending Plein Eire Administrator's event
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Art in the Open Day 3: Artramon Farm at Artramon Estate

July 31, 2018 all day
Art in the Open Day 3: Artramon Farm. Just 10 minutes from Wexford across the River Slaney and bear left at the village of Castlebridge is the Farm and estate of Artramon with fabulous views of the Slaney estuary, working farm, gardens with ornamental pond, fairy village etc.. See More
16 hours ago
Valerie Syms Martin is attending Plein Eire Administrator's event
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Art in the Open Day 2: Duncannon Beach and Fort. at Duncannon Village

July 30, 2018 all day
Art in the Open Day 2: Duncannon Beach and Fort...Time to get some sand in your paintbox as AITO heads down the arrow-straight Cromwellian road (Newline Road) to the historic fort,  beach and village at the head of Hook peninsula.See More
16 hours ago
Valerie Syms Martin is attending Plein Eire Administrator's event
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Art in the Open Day 1: Wexford Town at Wexford

July 29, 2018 all day
Art in the Open Day 1: Wexford Town. Get your canvases stamped by Alma and the AITO team in Selskar any time from 9am and off you go. Main Street shops, The Quayside, Ferrybank (across the river), Redmond Park, Churches, the ruined Abbey, the Bull Ring, new Courthouse or new Library...the list is endless.See More
16 hours ago
Kyrle Cahill commented on Valerie Syms Martin's photo
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View over Dublin. June 2014

"That is a great watercolour Valerie. It was lovely meeting you on Dublin Plein air festival . Kyrle"
Jun 27
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Coal Harbour, Dunlaoghaire at Coal Harbour

May 27, 2018 from 12am to 4pm
Svetlana and I are painting in the Coal Harbour tomorrow at noon - weather permitting.  Please join us if you can.Warning - no loos!See More
May 26
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Valerie Syms Martin at The shop in Festina Lente

May 12, 2018 all day
I'm going to Festinsa Lente today if anyone wants to join me. I'll probably go there tomorrow too.See More
May 12
Valerie Syms Martin commented on Sheila Mac Nally's photo
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Curracloe beach

"Gorgeous!"
May 6
Valerie Syms Martin commented on Norah Blount's event 'Howth paint out'
"Thanks Norah, but we will be driving. Rosa, I didn't know you were in Ireland!"
May 4
Valerie Syms Martin commented on Norah Blount's event 'Howth paint out'
"I'll be there with Svetlana and Paula."
May 4
Valerie Syms Martin is attending Norah Blount's event
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Howth paint out at Howth, North County Dublin

May 5, 2018 all day
The beautiful and diverse village of Howth beckons for this saturday.  Subjects range from a huge variety of boats, old village houses if you meander the back streets and of course the wonderful heather and gorse are in bloom for those seeking a touch of vibrant colour.  In a change from previous paint outs I plan to arrive around 10am to paint , then break for lunch around 1pm before either trying a second painting or whatever the mood takes on the day.  Hope to meet some of you thereSee More
May 4
meg leahy commented on Valerie Syms Martin's photo
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Whispering Trees. 22nd April 2018

"Nice piece/ rich patterns.......shades of Mary Swanzy..."
Apr 23
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Whispering Trees. 22nd April 2018

16" X 12" Oil on canvasMy first Irish paint out of 2018!While I was painting this in Marlay Park, a man asked if he could film me. I said "yes" and another man came up and began chatting to me. Asking me how I felt about what I was painting, and why…
Apr 23
Valerie Syms Martin left a comment for Plein Eire Administrator
"Thanks Tony.  I consider it a HUGE  honour to have been invited, and I have some enormous boots to try and fill.  The other artists ard all amazing.  I know four of them from AITO. Of course I'll post about my adventures."
Apr 20
Plein Eire Administrator left a comment for Valerie Syms Martin
"Congratulations on getting invited to Pain Annapolis, Valerie. If you have time afterwards to post some of your adventures and photos as a blog here it would be great. Have fun and I know you'll do us all proud."
Apr 20
Valerie Syms Martin is attending Paul D'Arcy's event
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Dublin Plein Air Painting Festival 2018 at Fingal and North County Dublin

June 18, 2018 at 9am to June 24, 2018 at 7pm
Dublin Plein Air Painting Festival is a week long out door painting festival run in June every year in Ireland. An exciting festival based in Fingal and North county Dublin. Painters from Ireland and all over the world will descend on the region to paint and have fun with artists who love to paint out doors.Whether you have never painted out doors before, are a novice or a more experienced plein air painter the Dublin plein air festival is the one painting festival you should put in your diary…See More
Apr 16

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Exhibition opening. Valerie Syms Martin & Paula Lemuire Jennings. Feb 2017

From left to right.  Lawrence Jennings, Cathaoirleach Cormac Devlin, Dunlaoghaire/Rathdown County Council, Valerie Syms Martin, Paula Lemuire Jennings, Eoghan Murphy TD, Minister of…

Posted on February 25, 2017 at 8:56 — 3 Comments

Off to paint in Sardinia!

I've been weighing every art pad and canvas I've got to try and fit what I need into Ryanair's miniscule baggage.  And as you are aware, fellow artists - I normally take evervthing except the kitchen sink.  And my pink and white polka - dotted shopper will have to remain at home.

I'm going with thirteen others from the Dublin Painting and Sketching Club.  It is a return visit, as the Sardinians visited here earlier in the year and experienced our delightful showery days.  They…

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Posted on September 19, 2013 at 11:40 — 7 Comments

Poolbeg Paintout

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This is today's effort...

Posted on June 2, 2012 at 16:21 — 1 Comment

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At 0:13 on April 20, 2018, Plein Eire Administrator said…

Congratulations on getting invited to Pain Annapolis, Valerie. If you have time afterwards to post some of your adventures and photos as a blog here it would be great. Have fun and I know you'll do us all proud.

At 8:04 on June 25, 2016, Dick Donaghue said…

Ballymore Historic Features PAINT OUT is Sunday

June 26, 2016 from 12pm to 5pm – BallymoreComing from South. There is a sign on the left just as you approach Camolin. Turn Right here and up the road right again. Follow the (unofficial) signs in the hedges. Old house, Barns, Views over theetc.

At 11:33 on January 10, 2016, Caitriona Moore said…

Hi Valerie,

Lovely day yesterday in Dun Laoighaire....hope to see you next Saturday...

Will be in touch.

Caitriona

At 23:17 on April 14, 2015, George McHugh said…

Hi Valerie. Congratulations on being a featured artist on the PleinEire website. Looking forward to meeting up with you in Germany.

At 9:34 on June 22, 2014, deirdre moriarty said…

I'm glad you are on the mend Val it sounds like you are having a holiday of sorts. Would the staff be annoyed at us turning your room into a studio , who knows maybe it would add a little colour to the place?

At 17:10 on October 7, 2013, meg leahy said…
Delighted Valerie to join your friends...is 'nt Sardinia such a lovely island full of varied scenery ...
At 20:33 on September 2, 2013, George McHugh said…
Honoured to be your friend on Pleineire Valerie.
At 10:52 on August 22, 2013, David Goldberg said…

Hi Valerie,

Are you going up to the Pumpkins? I plan to go but don't know where it is. You might tell me.

Regards

David

At 8:37 on August 12, 2013, David Goldberg said…

Thank you.

At 10:44 on May 28, 2012, Plein Eire Administrator said…

Thanks, Valerie. Delighted you are coming to AITO again. Abbey B&B is a good one and very close by.  I have been told of another offering no breakfast but clean, generous rooms for €250 for two sharing for 7 nights (ie.  €125 each!). The rooms have 3 beds in them, so they are quite spacious and the place is one block uphill from the Abbey B&B. If you have friends considering making the trip who don't mind sharing and perhaps they can't get into the Abbey, tell them to contact me straight away.

 
 
 

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