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Tybee Plein Air Painters (TAPAP)

  • Tybee Lighthouse 30 Meddin Dr Tybee Island, GA, 31328 United States (map)

Hello outdoor artists!

Now that summer is almost here,  I know more of you can join us!  Mark your calendars before your schedule before it fills up!  1st and 3rd Wednesday's as usual. TAA and TAPAP (Tybee Arts Plein Air Painters)  welcomes any art form and any level of experience.

Next Paintout is Wednesday, June 21st

Painting by Beth Hegeman

Painting by Beth Hegeman

 10am till 12

Meet at the Tybee Lighthouse

LOCATION: #30 Meddin Driveat the Tybee Lighthouse parking lot

DIRECTIONS:  Take Hwy 80 to Tybee. Turn left at 1st Red Light. Road ends at Guard House, turn left. 1st road on right, turn. Continue on this road until you reach the lighthouse on your left.

FYI :  Free Parking. Lighthouse, historic outbuildings, people, trees.

Find shade under a tree and create!  Sketch, photograph, paint. Any way you wish to be creative.

  Lunch at Huc-a-poo's

*if it rains we will just head to Huc-a-poo's early!

  • Bring layers of clothing for the cool morning air but be ready for it to warm up as the day progresses. 

  • Bring LOTS of WATER and SUNSCREEN. There is some shade but not everywhere

  • Bring a HAT to keep off glare which distorts colors & to protect you from the sun

  • Bring BUG SPRAY  

  • Reference photos are handy so bring a camera if you want to

  • Bring plastic bag for trash and take it when you leave         

CONTACT:  Beth Hegeman (859.229.5912 call or text)

Chair, Tybee Arts Plein Air Painters

Tybee Arts Association

          Hope to see you there!

Bring a friend of course!  You could sketch/paint/photograph each other.  Now there's a cool idea!


*Please let me know if:

1. You no longer wish to be on our email list;

2. You plan to come as its always nice to look forward to seeing you!

3.  You have ideas on locations.

4.  You know of someone who wants to be on our list.


Tybee Arts Plein Air Painters TAPAP (


When Applicable:

  • If someone wants to buy a painting off your easel at the beach, you must not sell on the beach. Give the buyer your card and do business elsewhere. 

  • Do not set up on sidewalks

  • Do not cause any disruptions in parks for people who are enjoying the park