New for 2017 Augusta Plein Air


The Augusta Plein Air Art Festival is pleased to announce that several workshops have been added to the 2017 schedule. Artists of all levels are welcome at these workshops. Please refer to the schedule at the left of the page to obtain details regarding time, place, and fees. Artists are reminded that it is not necessary to register for the Augusta Plein Air Festival to participate in a workshop.

  • Sketching Workshops with Joshua Been
  • 2 Oil & Acrylic Workshops with Patrick Saunders
  • Oil & Acrylic with Joan Parker & Zak Barnes
  • Watercolor Workshop with Spencer Meagher
  • Pastel Workshop with Michele Wells

Call Kathleen at 636-228-4005 to reserve a space in the workshop(s) of your choice.


On April 22, 2017 the Augusta Heritage Foundation is hosting a gala dinner and concert to celebrate the cultural heritage of Augusta. The public is invited to observe the artists at work with judging at 5:00 PM followed by a fabulous dinner, concert and gallery showing at the Historic Harmonie-Verein. All art on display will be available for purchase with 10% of the proceeds to benefit the Augusta Heritage Foundation. The “Night Music” program is presented by the innovative Chamber Project St. Louis.
Please refer to the schedule of events on the left side of this page for date, time, and details of the menu and music selections.
To purchase tickets, please go to the Augusta Heritage Foundation website.


The painting is complete, a job well done. All that is left is the final day of the sale. It is time to celebrate!!! Everyone is invited to the Celebration Dance at the Augusta Harmonie Verein Hall. Doors open at 6:00, enjoy the music of St. Louis favorites, the Scott Laytham & Karl Holmes Duo until 9:00pm. Pork Sandwiches available, cash bar. Tickets available at the door or go to the Augusta Heritage Foundation.