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Plein Air at Woodford Mansion

Join artist Caleb Stoltzfus for a chance to engage with the historic architecture and natural surroundings of the Woodford Mansion grounds and orchard.


Saturday, October 17, 2020


2:00pm - 7:00pm


By registering for this event you are agreeing to follow ALL of these protocols

  • This event will be capped at 18 people. Please only register if you fully intend to attend and let us know if you need to cancel ASAP.
  • All participants must wear a mask for the duration of the event
  • Participants must maintain 6 feet of distance from one another during the event
  • If you or anyone in your household are exhibiting COVID-19 systems, please stay home.

Beginners are encouraged to focus on drawing. Intermediate/Advanced painters can either focus on the drawing or bring their paints/easels.

When: October 17th, 10:00-3:00

Where: Woodford Mansion & Orchard, 3400 West Dauphin Drive

Who: Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced drawers/painters

Medium: Acrylic, Gouache, Oil Paint, or Graphite/Charcoal.

Caleb is an oil painter with extensive training in Classical Realism and Russian Impressionism. His educational background is diverse; he is a graduate of Neilson Carlin’s Atelier in Kennett Square, graduated with a B.A. in Art from Covenant College, and apprenticed with artist Daud Akhriev. He has been a full-time painter since 2015, and his current work focuses on plein air paintings of the Pennsylvania landscape. When not making work onsite, he paints from his studio in Fairmount. In addition to painting, he enjoys leading workshops on landscape painting and academic color theory.

Materials (Suggested, not required):

Drawing: HB pencil, 2B pencil, pencil sharpener, eraser, 12×16” or so drawing pad/paper

Painting: Bring whatever you like to paint with. Caleb likes to use gouache and oil paint. Feel free to contact Caleb at calebmstoltzfus@gmail.com if you have any questions about materials.


In the event of inclement weather, we will refund all tickets and cancel the event.