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Paint Cecil County Maryland - Foxcatcher Farm Covered Bridge, Fair Hill MD

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Foxcatcher Farms Covered Bridge (Tawes Dr., Elkton, MD 21921)

793 Tawes Drive

Elkton, MD 21921

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You are invited to join other plein air painters from the surrounding area to paint in the Fair Hill Natural Resources Management area, specifically at Foxcatch Farm Covered Bridge Area. This is the seventh featured venue in the second year of "Paint Cecil County, Maryland - A Scenic En Plein Air Experience" with en plein air events in each month culminating with an Exhibit in June of 2020 at The Palette & The Page in Elkton.

****We are excited to share that not only will there be a People's Choice Award, there will also be an Award from the Cecil Historical Trust for a Plein Air painting of a Cecil County Historic Building.

We ask that you PLEASE RSVP if you plan to attend through this invitation or to paintcecilcountymd@gmail.com. Gerry would like to know approximately how many to expect.

Gerry McKeown & Patti Paulus


NOW FOR THE PARTICULARS :)

When: Saturday, February 22 Snow date: February 23

Where: Fair Hill NRMA Parking Lot near the covered bridge (793 Tawes Drive, Elkton, MD 21921 for GPS navigation) Drive past the Nature Center to the parking lot beside the covered bridge. You are free to walk and paint anywhere except restricted areas. Please pay attention to any signs for restrictions and do not enter. Please bring food & water.

Description: The covered bridge was built in 1860 and is one of only two in Cecil County. The Big Elk Creek is a beautiful trout stream that travels the entire length of the Fair Hill property. Blazed trails extend from all t the parking lots and are open to hikers, mountain bikes and equestrians. This is a wonderful area to paint the beauty of the natural environment.You may paint anytime between sunrise and sunset. Please do not enter ruins.

Fees: There is an honor system parking fee of $3.00 for Maryland residents and $5.00 for out-of-state. There is a money box on site.

Contact Person: Gerry McKeown 443-945-2235

Have Questions About "Paint Cecil County?" Contact Gerry McKeown 443-945-2235

***We would be so grateful if you would RSVP if you ARE COMING :) It is helpful to know how many people to expect.


Schedule for Following Months

March 21 & 22, 2020 - The Town of Port Deposit, MD

April 18 & 19, 2020 - Plumpton Park Zoo

May 16 & 17, 2020 - Priapi Gardens

June 2020 - En Plein Air Show at The Palette & The Page

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