Gallery and Gar­dens Open Daily

Free to the Pub­lic All Week


Sun­day April 19 through Sat­ur­day April 25

Sun­day April 19 — 1:00 PM until 4:00 PM
Mon­day April 20 — 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM
Tues­day April 21 — 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM
Wednes­day April 21 through Fri­day April 24 — 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM
Sat­ur­day April 25 — 10:00 AM until 12:00 noon

Artists paint in the Polasek’s sculp­ture gar­dens and at other loca­tions through­out Win­ter Park. Works will be on dis­play and for sale as soon as they are com­pleted and dropped off at the museum’s wet room. Stop by to see and pur­chase works pro­duced dur­ing this year’s Win­ter Park Paint Out!


Artists in the Gar­den

The fol­low­ing are just some of the artists who will be paint­ing in the gar­den or giv­ing demon­stra­tions (see below for more) dur­ing the week. 

  Morn­ing Artists After­noon Artists
Mon­day April 20 To be Announced. To be Announced.
Tues­day April 21 To be Announced. To be Announced.
Wednes­day April 22 To be Announced. To be Announced.
Thurs­day April 23 To be Announced. To be Announced.
Fri­day April 24 To be Announced. To be Announced.


A Plein Air Cel­e­bra­tion!


Patrons and Spon­sors Pre­view Recep­tion

Sat­ur­day April 25 — 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Paint Out Patrons and Spon­sors gather for an exclu­sive pre­view of Win­ter Park Paint Out art­work. Join us for a pri­vate recep­tion with the artists and first choice of paint­ings deliv­ered Sat­ur­day before the Gar­den Party sale. Please con­tact the Polasek Museum at (407) 647‑6294 for more infor­ma­tion about becom­ing a Paint Out Patron or Spon­sor.

Paint Out Gar­den Party

Sat­ur­day April 25 — 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Join us for a spe­cial night “en plein air” at the Polasek Museum. We’ll be cel­e­brat­ing the mas­ter­ful works of our paint out artists as we bring the 2015 Win­ter Park Paint Out to a close. Meet the artists from this year’s event and see the entire exhi­bi­tion. This is an evening of fine food, drink, and enter­tain­ment! For ticket infor­ma­tion, click here or con­tact the Polasek Museum at (407) 647‑6294.


Free Paint­ing Demon­stra­tions


Sun­day April 19

1:00 pm — 4:00 pm

Noon — 3 pm

“Plein Air 101″ 

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Christophe Car­dot

“Lyri­cal Paint­ing” and Live Music at the Casa

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Hai-Ou Hou at Casa Feliz 

Mon­day April 20

10:00 am — 12:00 pm

“From Start to Fin­ish“

Water­color Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Cather­ine Hillis

Tues­day April 21

10:00 am — 12:00 pm


6:00 pm — 8:00 pm 

“A Plein Air Por­trait“

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Natalia Andreeva

“The Pos­i­tivie Impact of Neg­a­tive Shapes“

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Cory Wright at the Alfond Inn

Wednes­day April 22

10:00 am — 12:00 

10:00 am — 2:00 pm

“Paint­ing on Altered Ground“

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Irina Kov­nacka Ashcraft

Stu­dent Day

Howard Mid­dle School stu­dents paint­ing on-site

Thurs­day April 23

10:00 am — 12:00 pm

“Trans­parency in Water­color” 

Water­color Demon­stra­tion with Vladislav Yeliseyev

Fri­day April 24

10:00 am — 12:00 pm 

3:00 pm — 5:00 pm 

“Paint­ing Flow­ers and Gar­dens“

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Steve Andrews

“Dap­pled Light” and Polasek Happy Hour

Oil Paint­ing Demon­stra­tion with Mor­gan Samuel Price


Other Spe­cial Events


Paint Out Wel­come Recep­tion (Artists, Patrons, Spon­sors)

Mon­day April 20 — 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Help us wel­come this year’s artists dur­ing a pri­vate, catered event at the Polasek Museum.  This is a great oppor­tu­nity to meet and talk to artists about their work and their plans for the upcom­ing event.  Please con­tact the Polasek Museum at (407) 647‑6294 for more infor­ma­tion about becom­ing a Paint Out Patron or Spon­sor.

Sun­set “Paint-In” — Win­ter Park Rac­quet Club on Lake Mait­land

Wednes­day April 22 — 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

The pub­lic is invited to join us as Paint Out Artists gather on the shore of Lake Mait­land at the Win­ter Park Rac­quet Club. There we’ll cap­ture a beau­ti­ful Florida sun­set, then take a break from the week’s activ­i­ties. Come share the vista with us and watch as these out­stand­ing artists cre­ate a sun­set mem­ory on can­vas.  A cash-only bar and buf­fet will be avail­able to non-members, so please make an evening of it!  The Win­ter Park Rac­quet Club is located at 2111 Via Tus­cany, Win­ter Park. Tele­phone: 407 – 647.2226.

WPPO - Sunset Paint-In

Artists, Patrons and Spon­sors Din­ner — The His­toric Woman’s Club of Win­ter Park 

Thurs­day April 23 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

The Polasek Board of Trustees hosts a casual evening meal for Sil­ver and Gold Level Patrons, Spon­sors and Artists.  Join us for this mid-week repast and a unique oppor­tu­nity to talk to our artists about their work.  Please con­tact the Polasek Museum at (407) 647‑6294 for more infor­ma­tion about becom­ing a Paint Out Patron or Spon­sor.