Discover The Magic, Plein Air Painting


Price: $65

Experience Hosted by Tammy Racicot

3-4 hours • Hosted in English

What We’ll Do

Plein air (painting outside), an acrylic painting experience at the view of the Historic McIntyre Headframe located at the Schumacher Lions Park. Rich in local history and beauty. As my guest, you are more than welcome to bring your own materials, or be supplied with all materials needed to enjoy a relaxing 2 hours of painting. (Hand sanitizer is provided, all materials are properly cleaned and disinfected after each use)
There is a strong connection with nature and art as we recharge and heal our spirit. I look forward to sharing tips and tricks, and soaking up the magic of the moment, as we discuss the history of the area. No painting experience needed, just your enthusiasm, curiosity and inspiration. At the end of our adventure, my hope is that you enjoyed being in the moment. The gift of insight and appreciation of the healing power of painting in nature,. Reflection of our multicultural past and striving future. The end result of your painting is always the biggest joy for me because you will be surprised and impressed with your creativity. How simple, relaxing, no expectations, letting yourself be you. You will have gained a beautiful memory, or a start on a wonderful Hobby. Included at the end or our adventure, I have a series of postcards of my previous paintings, to gift to you, as a souvenir of our wonderful time together, with my heart felt thank you.

Experience Setting

Timmins Public Park

What to Bring

Bring your curiosity, inspiration and creativity. Proper clothing for the weather and painting (overshirt or apron is recommended). If you have your own chair, please feel free to bring it. If you would like to bring refreshments and snacks, please feel free.
If you have your own preferred art supplies, please feel free to bring them.

What’s Included

Hand sanitizer, easel, pallet, paint, paint water, brushes and assorted art tools, canvas or plein air paper, chair, optional sun/rain tent, souvenir postcards.

Environmental Features

Accessible bathroom, Disabled parking spot, Mainly flat or levelled ground, No stairs or steps

Other Details


3-4 hours


Age 12+

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Maximum Number of Guests


Meet your host, Tammy Racicot

I am a self taught artist, specializing in acrylic painting and have been a member of the Porcupine Art Club for a number of years. I have submitted to different art venues with wonderful results. Most recently the Northern Ontario Artists Association NOAA 2021 selection. I have been a licensed Art Sherpa Instructor for a number of years. Being a self taught artist, helped me work through techniques that I can confidently share with willing adventurers. Living in Timmins, I am surrounded by nature, manicured public gardens and an abundance of History. Timmins, the Hub of the North for the local towns and tourists.