The Albion Area Chamber of Commerce and West Salem Development Association invite you to the Annual Edwards County Paint-Out, Show and Sale.  The event takes place on Saturday 25th in Albion and surrounding area. Optional canvas stamping begins at 8:00AM at the COUNTRY Financial Hall (Expo Building) at the Edwards County Fairgrounds. The “Paint Out” invites professional and local artists to paint, sketch and draw their way through historical Edwards County.  Lunch for all participating artists will be provided at the COUNTRY Financial Hall building from 11:00AM to 1:00PM. 

The Show and Sale will take place on Saturday, September 25th from 6:00PM to 8:00PM inside COUNTRY Financial Hall (Expo Building) at the Edwards County Fairgrounds.  

Artwork from the Plein-Air artists will be for sale.  Plein-Air artists scheduled to paint are Caleb Shelby, Marty Coulter, Vicki Gifford, and Tammie Dickerson.  We invite all local artists to participate! Authentic and collectible painting, drawings and other mediums from both local artists and Plein-Air artists will be available for viewing.  Awards will be handed out at 8:00pm.

Professional Plein Air Awards:

Best of Show- $250 (Sponsored by Wabash General Hospital Albion Clinic)

People’s Choice- $250 (Sponsored by Citizens National Bank of Albion)

Best of Edwards County- $250 (Sponsored by the Albion Area Chamber of Commerce)

Best of West Salem- $100 (Sponsored by the West Salem Development Association)

Local Amateur Awards:

Best of Show- $250 (Sponsored by CRHPC Albion Community Health Center)

Best of Edwards County- $250 (Sponsored by Doug Raber- State Farm Insurance)

People’s Choice- $100 (Sponsored by Mitchell Insurance)

Best of Albion- $100 (Sponsored by The Hope Center)

Best of Bone Gap- $100 (Sponsored by Magical Memories by Aubrey)

The community is urged to participate and submit your artwork for the show and come out and see the paintings at the art show and sale!