• The Shadows is the first National Trust for Historic Preservation site in the Gulf South. The home and garden are as breathtaking as the history preserved here.

Calendar of Events for Shadows-on-the-Teche Plein Air 2018

Saturday, March 10: Registration

Sunday, March 11: Painting

Monday, March 12: Painting; Dinner for Artists at Private Home

Tuesday, March 13: Painting; Beer and Burgers at Jerome's

Wednesday, March 14: Meet and Greet at the Shadows with shrimp feast; Public Program by Erik Koeppel at 7:30pm in Shadows Visitor Center

Thursday, March 15: Erik Koeppel Painting Demonstration; Competition Paintings Due; Traditional "Dutch" Dinner at Boiling Point

Friday, March 16: Paint Out & Paint Out Awards 9am until 1pm at the Shadows; Plein Air Exhibit Opening; Awards Ceremony & Reception at 6:30pm in Shadows Visitor Center

Saturday, March 17: Exhibit of remaining paintings

John Lasater, Plein Air Competition 2017

John Lasaster at last year's Plein Air