June 2015 Plein Air Sites

2015 June Plein Air – Meet at the site. We meet every Thursday, at 11am. You can call 510-914-8226 (Charlotte’s cel phone) for more info. or go to brittonanderson@sbcglobal.net

June 4th – PAINT IKUKO’S GARDEN! – 2656 Francisco St, El Cerrito Take Barrett Ave uphill from San Pablo Ave or down from Arlington Blvd. Turn north onto Carquinez and then turn downhill onto Francisco. Follow Francisco downhill and around a curve to 2656 Francisco. We are welcomed to snacks with coffee/tea or mimosas and a “show and tell” of our artwork after painting.

June 8th – PROGRAM MEETING featuring oil painter Randall Sexton EC Community Center 7007 Moeser Ln 7:30 pm.

June 11th –A STORYBOOK HOUSE WITH A FANTASY GARDEN, VIEWS OF SF BAY! 5807 Charles Street, between Edwards & Ellerhorst, El Cerrito north of Barrett. We’re back on Barrett Ave. again; going uphill from San Pablo Ave or down from Arlington Blvd. This time, turn north on either Edwards or Ellerhorst one block.

June 18th – MEEKER SLOUGH – Marina Bay, Richmond Drive North on 580, pass Central and take the BAYVIEW EXIT.  Turn left at the top of the overpass (fabulous view).  Drive north along the frontage road and follow the blue “Marina Bay Community” signs.  Veer left at the first curve (Regatta) before the RR crossing.  Continue along the double yellow line and turn left at the flashing red stoplight (Marina Bay Parkway).  Turn left at Bayside Circle and park at the dead-end circle.  Walk from the parking area about a block and out to the public shore and turn right.  We often paint near the bridge.

June 25 – QUINN’S LIGHTHOUSE –1951 Embarcadero, Oakland, CA  Traveling South on 880
Take 16th Avenue Exit. Turn left on Embarcadero. Follow for one-half mile.
 Quinn’s is on water side, set back from street. Check for detail on the following web site.http://www.quinnslighthouse.com/index.html