Prior to the start of the Adirondack Plein Air Festival, nationally known Tennessee artist Gayle Lev�e will conduct a 2-day workshop on "Painting the Adirondacks" at the Paul Smith's College VIC. It will include geology and history as well as focusing on techniques of using light and color to portray the mountains. Oil, watercolor, acrylics or pastels - all are welcome. Artists need to provide their own materials. The sessions will run from 8 am - 4 pm on both Aug 19 and 20 and will primarily take place outdoors. The price is $200 with a $50 deposit due to reserve a spot. Participants do NOT have to be registered for the Plein Air Festival to attend. Contact Saranac Lake ArtWorks, the sponsor, to register.