Countryside Artisans Tour of Studios and Galleries

featuring plein aire painting demo by

Joan Plato

on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 2:00 - 3:30

at the countryside home of 

Morrison & Morales in Adamstown, MD

Artists as Stewards of  Nature:  Preservation of the Land and its Legacy

March 31 - May 23, 2019

(a fundraiser for the Howard County Conservancy)

Joan has two paintings  accepted & donated:  

"Catching the Morning Rays"  and "Sunrise at Cortez"

Celebration of the Arts in Howard County 2019

Joan had a painting selected for the Silent Art Auction  March 23, 2019

Her painting sold at the auction.

As an invited member  of  TAG's 2019 January Political Art Show,

Joan has two paintings showing in the TAG Gallery:

"Politics 2018: Ranting & Tweeting"  & "Fighting For Survival "    


Joan's painting "HeronWorld"  was juried into the Art Maryland show 

(34 out of 400 entries juried).  The show runs  from Nov 2 - Dec 14, 2018 with a reception on 

Nov 9, 6-8 PM at the Howard County Center for the Arts.

(the Juror is Cara Ober , founding editor and publisher of BmoreArt,

Baltimore's Art & Culture Magazine)

The  International Society of Experimental Artists (ISEA).

Joan recently had one of her artworks juried into their 27th Annual Show 

which will be in Newport, Oregon and will run from September 7th through October 28th.  

She also is the Maryland ISEA Liaison. 

If you have any questions or are interested in membership please contact her at:

[email protected]

Art is using all my senses imaginatively while producing images that speak of interrelated experiences.