DESCRIPTION: Visit artists as they paint in various locations around Lake Almanor. Watch the artist’s process as they create landscapes in the plein air tradition. At the end of the day, the completed works will be auctioned off in the Silent Auction at the Festival Headquarters (Almanor Rec Center). Silent Auction begins at 5:30 PM.
ARTISTS: SALLY POSNER BARBARA MACARTHUR Barbara Ricau MacArthur is an artist living in the beautiful mountains at Lake Almanor, CA where she paints and exhibits. A New Orleans native, she minored in art in college and attended John McCrady's school of art in the New Orleans French Quarter. She has exhibited in New York City and Sacramento valley, receiving several awards in juried shows. She finds inspiration in the beauty of the Lake Almanor area and enjoys painting the surrounding scenery and wildlife, as well as doing commissioned portraits of children, pets and homes.
JAQUIE CORDOVA Jacquie Cordova's artistic passion is fueled by love of the creative process, the various mediums in which she works, and the mountains surrounding her home. "Living in this extraordinary area continues to inspire me," says Jacquie of the Almanor Basin/Lassen County area. Adept in many genres, including painting, drawing, and hand-building pottery, Jacquie has shared her work as an artist, a teacher, and an advocate for children and artistic activities.