Michel McNinch

Thinking of compassion

By Michel McNinch | February 18, 2021

My friend is a hospice nurse, and I painted her as a goddess. My heart goes out to all the…

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Free Times article about artists during the pandemic.

By Michel McNinch | April 1, 2020


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Come Out and Paint EDISTO STATE PARK

By Michel McNinch | January 23, 2018

Hello All!   Here is lots of information on  our upcoming Painting Retreat! Click on Images to Enlarge Here is…

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Plein Air Painting – Rainy River Mondays I and II

By Michel McNinch | December 15, 2017

Nothing feels better to me than being set up outside to paint a beautiful landscape.  Even on rainy days. –…

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Plein Air Painting

By Michel McNinch | December 14, 2017

Traveling through some old photos. Plein Air paintings/September 2017 Litchfield. All are oil on 5×7 masonite panels. So much fun…

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PHOTOS – Givhans Ferry Jan 28-31, 2018 – Painting Retreat

By Michel McNinch | October 30, 2017

Am hoping you can help by sending photos of the moon, the neon light necklaces, pouring the paint, the paintings,…

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By Michel McNinch | October 17, 2017

It was initially to be a small event. Well, this thing keeps getting bigger. Now the Mayor is coming! Generates…

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2nd Annual Litchfield Beach Paint Out – En Plein Air

By Michel McNinch | October 9, 2017

It is truly a gift to spend time at the sea with people who love it and each other.  Thinking…

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OPA and Barbara Yongue and Lake Wateree State Park

By Michel McNinch | September 30, 2017

      Our fellow artist and friend, Barbara Yongue, hosted an Oil Painters of America Paint Out in Winnsboro SC.…

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Are You Ready to Come Out and Paint? Edisto Beach State Park

By Michel McNinch | September 15, 2017

I am excited to announce my newest painting retreat!   Please consider joining us as we have fun painting together…

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By Michel McNinch | August 15, 2017

Vista artists moving to Stormwater Studios could jumpstart new life on the river BY SARAH ELLIS [email protected] AUGUST 13, 2017…

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Givhan’s Ferry State Park – Artist in Residence

By Michel McNinch | August 7, 2017

Givhan’s Ferry State Park Artist in Residency – July 10-17, 2017 Many, many thanks to SCPRT for the Artist in…

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