Jessica Green of Indianapolis, top, puts down a base of warm colors for her picture of the Ohio River Valley as seen from the Hanover College Campus on Saturday at the Great River Paint Out. The event is held every other year and brings in plein air artists from Indiana and neighboring states. The event ended Sunday with a sale and exhibition of the work. Don Cunningham of Covington, Ky., bottom, paints the river from a vantage point near the Rivers Institute building. (Staff photos by Ken Ritchie/