Logo3rd Annual
Diggin' the Arts

Sunday, May 4, 2014
10am to 4pm

Plein Air Competition

Artists are invited to participate in a Plein Air Competition on Sunday, May 4, 2014 at the Florida Botanical Gardens, 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo, FL.


Artists register in the McKay Creek Plaza in the east side gardens at 9:30am.  Registration includes a $10.00 registration fee and your canvas must be stamped by FBG Foundation staff. 


Painting starts at 10:00am on any path in the Gardens.  All art work must be started and completed on May 4.  Artists must bring their completed work to the Peach Path for judging at 3:00pm.

Competition awards include:
Best of Show - $200.00
First Place - $150.00
Second Place - $100.00
Two Merit Awards - Certificates and a Botanical Bounty Gift Card

More Info:

Phone:  727-582-2247

Barbara Goss
Barbara Goss, Foundation Committee
Chair for Diggin' the Arts
Cathy Morgan
Deborah Vest
Charles Grey

Last Year's "Diggin' the Arts" 2013
Plein Air Competition Winners

  • Best of Show - Cathy Morgan
  • First Place - Deborah Vest
  • Second Place - Charles Gray
  • Merit Awards - Rhonda Care and Susan Fritz
Jill McFarlanes
Last year, the Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation and
each participating museum decorated rainbarrels.

Little Boy
Look at this great Dali Fan I won in the Scavenger Hunt, Mom!

Diggin' the Arts 2014 is Sponsored by:
Tampa bay times        FBG        Brighthouse

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