The Falls Church ‘Scenes in the City’ Plein Air Festival Begins

April 6, 2017 all-day
anywhere within the City of Falls Church
The Falls Church 'Scenes in the City' Plein Air Festival Begins @ anywhere within the City of Falls Church

Now in its 8th year. To enter go to and enter The Plein Air Festival, upload one of your recent Plein Air Paintings as a sample of your work and also pay your fee on-line. Stamping is available at Art&Frame of Falls Church on
West Jefferson Street in the City during regular business hours. Stamping also available at the FCA booth at the Falls Church Farmer’s Market. Painting Supports stamp is $5 per stamping so bring your canvases and papers and have them stamped prior to doing your work. Let us know where you are painting and FCA will come photograph you in the process of making your artwork for promotional purposes and to authenticate you are working “en plein air”. Entry fee is $25 for members and $35 for non-members, plus $5 for supports. Fees are used for prizes for the artist competition, and the People’s Choice Award and The FCA President’s Prize. Prizes in 2016 were $1,000, $750, $500, $300, $250 and $250 respectively and all but two are awarded by the Plein Air Judge and the other ones are chose by a) the Plein Air Artists and b) The General Public who comes to view the paintings from very popular Falls Church Farmer’s Market.